Cleaning and Orgaization
This is the magic recipe the ladies from the Garden Club gave me. If you run into some antique linens and want to make them look like new, here's your recipe.
How to Clean Pillows. Good to know! I do this every other month, but I also wash my pillows on the hottest setting with a cup of bleach. Always does the trick. This way, you don't have to do the "smell" check! I also like my pillows to smell fresh, so I add fabric softener to the washer and dry with a sheet. Also helps get rid of static in your hair on those dry winter months!
How to Clean Pillows
10 INCREDIBLE DIY CLEANING SOLUTIONS!
Soak paper towels in vinegar and wrap around faucets. wait an hour and wipe off. Cleaning power of Vinegar!
Homemade Foamy Soap Beware of putting the straw-like end of the pump directly into liquid soap; if even a teeny bit gets pulled into the straw, you’re doomed. Your foamy pump will never recover. That’s why you must shake first! Can also use Shaklee’s Basic H2, about a Tablespoon in my foaming pumps with water instead of Castile soap.
Life's Abundant Adventures: Homemade Foamy Soap
Forget Lysol, Febreeze and all those others chemical filled scenters. Try DIY Natural Room Scents.
The only stain remover you will ever need! 1 part Dawn dishwashing liquid 2 parts hydrogen peroxide I poured the cleaner right on the spots and used an old toothbrush to make sure it really got into the carpet. I let it sit for maybe 30 seconds and then I blotted it with a wet towel. carpet, clothing, etc
The only stain remover you will ever need!
Clothes keep slipping off plastic hangers? Use a hot glue gun to apply a zig zag pattern on the arms of your plastic hangers to prevent all your wide-necked shirts from falling off. Works like a charm!
58 ways to organize your entire home! so many cool ways to organize. large and small. apartment or big house. good ideas!
Fill your sink with hot, hot, hot water. Then fill each wine bottle with hot water and drop it into the sink. Next, add this secret potion: 1/2 cup baking powder 1 Tbsp dish soap 2 cups white vinegar Once you add the vinegar to the sink, it will get all fizzy for a second.AND THE LABELS COME OFF:-) good to know for wine bottle vases
Fill your sink with hot, hot, hot water. Then fill each wine bottle with hot water and drop it into the sink. Next, add this secret potion: 1/2 cup baking powder 1 Tbsp dish soap 2 cups white vinegar Once you add the vinegar to the sink, it will get all fizzy for a second.AND THE LABELS COME OFF:-) good to know for wine bottle vases and getting labels off of other glass items.
12 Easy Recipes for Homemade Cleaners - diycandy.com
60+ Innovative Kitchen Organization and Storage DIY Projects - Space-Savvy Ways to Store Spices To keep spices in order, use the thinnest spaces in your kitchen. Add a small shelf just below your top cabinets or at the end of your counter. Keeping them in narrower spaces ensures that they never get crowded behind each other so you can find them much easier when you need them.
150 ways to organize your entire home with dollar store products! so many cool ways to organize. 150 Dollar Store Organizing Ideas and Projects for the Entire Home