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How to Remove Set In Oil Stains from Clothes

How to Remove Set In Oil Stains from Clothes

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Dryer Sheets 1. Makes bathroom mirrors and fixtures sparkle 2. Use to get sticky dust right off furniture, blinds and baseboards.3.Cleans up stove tops and greasy cabinets quickly. 4.Soak paint brushes with warm water and a dryer sheet. Watch the paint come right off. 5.Clean dead bugs off your car. 6.Wipes pet hair off furniture and clothing. 7 Keeps mosquitoes away.

My neighbor's house always had the clearest windows EVER! One day I helped her with some spring-cleaning. She didn't use a single paper towel or commercial cleaner but mixed 2 cups hot water with ¼ cup vinegar & 1 TBS of cornstarch, shook in spray bottle & spritzed the windows, then wiped down w/ crumpled newspaper. Unlike paper or cloth towels, newspaper is absorbent without leaving lint behind. This homemade window wash solution w/ newspaper works like NOTHING else for PERFECTLY CLEAR wind

Grassy Branch Farm: Window Washing 101

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Ant Poison - I wish I had learned about this years ago! It's cheap, easy, fast and it WORKS!

Poison Ants DIY - Made From Pinterest

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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!

75 Extraordinary Uses for Baking Soda | Life Hackery

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Homemade carpet powder to the rescue!! It's cheap & it has not met an odor that it doesn't take care of. All you need is baking soda & orange essential oil (if you add a cup of borax to this mixture it will kill any bugs that may be in your carpet... fleas, etc) *Use nutmeg or clove ground with baking soda to make house smell inviting and homey.

Homemade Carpet Powder - Mrs Happy Homemaker

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Fun fact...pinning under kids since that'll be the reason I may ever need this.

Gross pic. & I hated to pin but found some useful tips I did not know. First aid tips for insect bites and stings, including ticks, bees, and mosquitoes. From the Old Farmer's Almanac.

Insect Bites and Stings First Aid Ticks Bees Mosquitoes

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Cleaning Tips : These 35 tips and cleaning recipes for the home are awesome! #cleaning

Wish I knew these tips BEFORE we painted our entire house! Just read these, they are quick fast easy things that will make painting a little faster and less messy.

Do you have spiders roaming your house? To prevent them, combine one cup vinegar, one cup pepper, a teaspoon of oil (like vegetable, olive, etc) and a teaspoon of dish soap. Pour into a spray bottle and spray along the outside frames of your door and windows. Remember to always refresh when it rains.

DISHWASHER SOAP - Baking Soda (frugal favorite!) Borax (all-natural household cleaner, available at many stores in the laundry aisle) Mix together equal parts of each ingredient, store in a labeled container Use just like a commercial powdered detergent, approximately 2 TBS per load. That’s it! Each load will cost you mere pennies. (also use vinegar in the jetdry well instead of the expensive stuff)

Pinner says: Mosquito Spray...I was at a deck party awhile back, and the bugs were having a ball biting everyone. A man at the party sprayed the lawn and deck floor with Listerine, and the little demons disappeared. The next year I filled a 4-ounce spray bottle and used it around my seat whenever I saw mosquitoes. And voila! That worked as well...worth a try...

10 Home Improvement Ideas: how to make the most of what you already have (like the secret to restoring your dirty tile grout!) This is so great!

Homemade recipes for Windex, Pledge, Febreeze, and bathroom cleaner. I've been using the bathroom cleaner on everything! Floors too!! Amazing!

A Cleaning Schedule for People Who Hate to Clean | BlogHer