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Around the house

Instantly hang a second panel behind existing curtains using a bungee cord. brilliant!!

Our closet-to-computer nook transformation.

What to do with a small house - Coat Closet turned Computer Room

Add a cup of baking soda to the toilet, leave it for an hour, and then flush. It will clean the toilet and absorb the odor. This site also has 75 other uses for baking soda!

Homemade carpet powder , also a reader wrote:According to a friend, if you add a cup of borax to this mixture it will kill any bugs that may be in your carpet! (fleas, etc!)Another said:I use nutmeg or clove ground with baking soda, and everyone can't find why my house smells so inviting and homey.

Homemade Carpet Powder - Mrs Happy Homemaker

Bathroom...Use regular curtains and take rod to the ceiling - so easy with huge impact!

We do this every few months; When your dishwasher doesn't clean well, fix it yourself following these simple steps and avoid the expensive professional service call. A simple cleaning often solves the problem.

Plant lemon grass in big pots for the patio... it repels mosquitoes and it grows tall & thick providing a lot of privacy.

Another pinner said-Clean your front loader!! Takes away the mildew smell. I had known the 2nd part of this process not the first. I went & did it immediately. Very cool to know for my front loader!

Love this paint color (Behr Mocha Latte)

A small band of glass tile is a pretty AND cost-effective backsplash for a bathroom.