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Tips and tricks for cleaning, cooking, problem solvers for home,and body.... ALL sorts of helpful information.
(16) Hometalk :: Favorite Kitchen Storage ideas :: Biddle Bits's clipboard on Hometalk
Mount an Ikea basket to the wall with brackets and add a scratching board and blanket for this cute little day bed. Weasley would love this!
If you ever build or remodel- recessed outlets so that the plugs don't stick out from the wall. allows furniture to be flat against the wall.
boiling up a quart of water with about one-quarter cup baking soda. remove the hardware and boil it with the baking soda for 15-20 minutes. Second choice: soak it for a few hours in boiling hot water. Third method: soak a washcloth in the hot mixture and drape it over the hardware. Watch. The paint peels right off.
How to Salvage Old Painted Over Hardware? Good Questions
plug these into an outlet and they'll pick up the signal from your ipod ... play music throughout the house
why have I never thought of this? Perfect for kids meds. Plus I'm not good at keeping track of this!!
Organization - LOVEZILLA
Concrete Gap Filler : pinner said, "Never weed again!! I did this on my patio and driveway. Love it! This is what parks and public places use. Available at Lowes and Home Depot in different colors in the concrete dept. I need to show the hubby this!"
DIY Problem Solvers and Household Tips
Cucumber Slices At picnics or BBQs, slice cucumber slices and lay them around. It keeps bees away. Learned this at the maple syrup booth at our state fair, no bees around. It was really amazing.
Put hanging clothes into garbage bags while still on the hanger - great idea when moving or packing for college! When you arrive they are all ready to hang up in your new closet.