How To Preserve Natural Elements
Good old Martha taught us that rather than buying those ridiculously expensive anti-slip mats for a rug, just turn it over and run a few lines of acrylic-latex caulk every 6 inches or so. Let dry and flip over and your rug wont be going anywhere!
Natural-Stone Kitchen Countertops
antiquing with chalk paint (and wax) I've done this and it works! YOu don't have to buy the anne sloan, and the wax...just go to home depot and buy the tintable chalk board paint (keep white or tint), buy glaze in mocha and a can of sc johnson's paste wax (furniture polish section). LConn.
You MUST clean out Brushes trap for dirt, conditioner, oils, and things you don't want to know about.
Homemade Carpet Stain Remover...NO Scrubbing Needed! I filled an empty spray bottle with 1 part ammonia & 1 part HOT water, sprayed it LIBERALLY on the stain, laid the clean white towel on top of it and started ironing away! Within literally SECONDS...
You will surprised to see all the makeup that is left in the water. How to properly clean your makeup brushes. (a tablespoon of white vinegar in a cup of hot water, and a 20 minute soak, followed by a hot, then cold rinse and pat dry will do it. Disinfects, dissolves grease/makeup, leaves no film, and inexpensive.)
Use hydrogen peroxide and baking soda to clean your old cookie sheets. NO scrubbing!