do this and mom will never bug you again lol! Everyone who owns a gas stove, pin this!! It works! Mine were absolutely disgusting and I tried everything to clean them. It was so gross how much came off! Definitely the best stove grate cleaner ever.
How to get your dirty whites clean again... HOT HOT HOT water, 1 cap of laundry detergent, 1 cup powdered dish washer detergent, 1 cup bleach, 1/2 cup borax. Tell you what, you have to rewash it once to put softener in but it's the whitest you'll ever see your whites. If you omit the bleach it works great to get stains out of colors too (baby spit up is no longer a stain on OLD clothes)
Woolite Foam Carpet Cleaner - Sprays out in foam stream so you can spray right on grout line. Let set several minutes, brush, wipe away. Easiest way ever to clean gross grout!
Frustrated by too few outlets in your garage? Or maybe you want to install a garage door opener & need a nearby plug-in. If so, this article is for you.
DIY: Bleach Gel Pen - great tutorial on how to make your own for pennies.
How to freshen your towels and get rid of that mildew stink!!
25 Epsom salt uses - HUGE list of ways to use Epsom salt every day, a must pin!
Great for all the pool towels this summer! Over time, towels build up detergent and fabric softener, leaving them unable to absorb as much water and smelling funky. Recharge them by washing them once with hot water and one cup vinegar, then a second time with hot water and half cup baking soda. This strips the residue and leaves them fresh and able to absorb more water again. Works like a charm!
Confirmed borax works wonders!! Make your own liquid plumber - Top 10 Most Creative Household Uses for Borax
So remembering this for whenever I have to caulk anything again: using an ice cube: The caulk will not stick to the ice, and the ice will melt to the shape of the joint to become the perfect shaped tool. Thanks Apartment Therapy!
Amazing Grout Cleaner: 7 c water, 1/2 c baking soda, 1/3 c ammonia, 1/4 c vinegar. Spray on, scrub, wipe off. Viola!
hardwood floor cleaner Hard Wood Cleaner and Polish What You'll Need: 1 gallon of hot water 3/4 cup of olive oil 1/2 cup lemon juice Directions: Clean and Polish your hardwood floors. The hot water and lemon clean the floor and the olive oil leaves a natural sheen. Apply with a mop that has been wrung out very well, then let it dry. No need to rinse afterwards - once it dries your floors will look great.
What You'll Need: 1 gallon of hot water 3/4 cup of olive oil 1/2 cup lemon juice Directions: Clean and Polish your hardwood floors. The hot water and lemon clean the floor and the olive oil leaves a natural sheen. Apply with a mop that has been wrung out very well, then let it dry. No need to rinse afterwards - once it dries your floors will look great.
Previous pinner wrote, "The Magic Way to Clean Your Windows - Best way EVER to clean windows. No drying needed, and you have no spots or streaks on your window! I cleaned 2 full sliding glass doors and 8 large windows in 9 minutes!" *See tip on the link if you have hard water spots*
3 Effective DIY Methods to Get Rid of Spiders in Your Home: Pepperment. Add a few drops of this essential oil into a spray bottle, adding a little liquid dish soap and filling with water. Spray around your windows and doors and just anywhere that you think they may be crawling around. Vinegar and coconut oil. Mix the two together into a spray bottle and spray around doors and windows, in the shower and under beds. Citrus oils. Lemons, limes and oranges are great essential oils to spray around.
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Put two caps full of vanilla extract in a coffee cup, then place it in the oven at 300 degrees for one hour. Within twenty minutes the whole house smells like Heaven. It's actually a common realtor trick.