Hang a curtain rod, on command strip hooks. Genius!
43 Amazingly simple but genius ideas to use and reuse stuff
tutorial on creating a template for hanging curtain rods the same height/distance every time...no more measuring and leveling
computer area. Doors to hide cords. So smart!
How to make fresh cut flowers last longer. 1 teaspoon sugar 1 teaspoon household bleach 2 teaspoons lemon (or lime) juice 1 quart of lukewarm water Instructions Fill a container with 1 qt. of warm water. Add 1 tsp. sugar, 1 tsp. chlorine bleach and 2 tsp. lemon or lime juice to the warm water. Place a lid on the container, and shake. Pour into flower vase (or mason jar). :-)
Make your fresh cut flowers last longer!
Another pinner wrote: "How to Fold Plastic Grocery Bags - Awesome! I had my bags taking up a whole drawer and now they're taking up just a small area. It didn't take long to do and works on all sized bags (I even folded up the large target ones). Simply Brilliant idea." I am both mesmerized at the OCD idea of "neatly" folding plastic grocery bags and the simple folding method ...
How to Fold Plastic Grocery Bags - Awesome! I had my bags taking up a whole drawer and now they're taking up just a small area. It didn't take long to do and works on all sized bags (I even folded up the large target ones). Simply Brilliant idea.
Here is a genius way to keep your shoes by the door - get a coat rack and hang it by the floor. No more messy shoes crowding the door way.
Laundry Stain Cheat Sheet! (I complied all of the tips people left in the comments: Hydrogen peroxide also works for blood; Dish soap takes out protein stains - poop, vomit, food stains, blood, grass, chocolate, etc. I use it all the time; Poop stains = sunshine. Seriously, while wet after washing hang in sun and it will get it out.
Laundry stain cheat sheet
Fabric magnets - a great way to cover up those promo magnets you get in the mail!
Cheap Garbage Disposal Cleaner/Deodorizer Slice lemons, put in ice cube trays and cover with vinegar. Freeze. Store in a ziplock bag. Pop one of these little cubes in the garbage disposal and grind away!
Homemade House Cleaners with printable labels! **I LOVE the bathroom one. My apartment had nasty caked on/discolored shower and tub. I thought maybe it was permanently discolored. I used the bathroom spray on this site and OMG. The color started going away. With another treatment and some elbow grease (like I said it is nasty!), it will be back to new! And this made the faucet shine!**
Homemade house Cleaners - lots of recipes and how to
For us vinegar users, most of these we already know but there were a bunch I had never heard of... 45 uses for vinegar
Stove top Christmas scent --- One batch stays good for weeks, you just add water and heat it on low whenever you want to fill the house with a cinnamon Christmas smell.
Ceramic tile grout cleaner! Borax & White Vinegar! I just got do e doing my entire bathroom... My grout looks as good as the day it was laid down! Not even the stuff from Lowe's worked this good!!!
From baby wipes to glass and surface wipes and sanitization wipes, each batch costs about 75 cents to make.
1 c vinegar + 1 c hot water + 10 min microwave = steam clean! Totally works. No more scum, no funky smells.
7 things to do with a cardboard box