Carpet Cleaning Recipe Mix 2 parts water & 1 part vinegar in spray bottle Spray on stain, cover with damp rag. Steam with iron about 30 seconds. May have to repeat Not a good choice for ink or dye stains
55 Must-Read Cleaning Tips and Tricks (With Pictures)
55 Must-Read Cleaning Tips & Tricks
I MUST get one of these...Baseboard Buddy. I hate doing baseboards.
Cleaning those pesky scorch marks from your glass stovetop. Must try!
4 Weeks to a More Organized Home -- this is a fantastic, step-by-step series to walk you through getting more order in your home and life, in just 4 weeks!
Seriously ~ best recipe ever for cleaning pillows. I spent the day cleaning pillows and mattress pads throughout the house. So clean and fresh. I'm in love!!!!!! #washing pillows
Chalkboard Wine Glasses - This is genius! Add this to the list of great gifts to make for friends...Oooohhhh this would be a GREAT wedding favor as the guests a. wouldn't lose track of their glass and b. would at least have a pair [and for those without a plus one...just be kind and give them two. ;-)]
Chalkboard dipped wine glasses. CUTE gift idea!
4 Plants that grow well in the shade
Perhaps the most re-pinned item I've come across, but it is awesome! Interior design cheat sheet. Excellent site for info on curtains, rugs, table sizes, etc.
Wine wall. Great use of wasted space.
Free printable: find your state or country!
Organic Mosquito Control - how to keep mosquitoes away from your patio naturally. | Double Danger If this works, I'll be sooooo happy!!
My grandma taught me this many years ago. Refreshing towels I use this trick all the time since I noticed my towels smelling funky. It works! - Over time, towels build up detergent and fabric softener, leaving them unable to absorb as much water and smelly. Recharge them by washing them once with hot water and 1cup vinegar, then a 2nd 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!
Refreshing towels. Over time, towels build up detergent and fabric softener, leaving them unable to absorb as much water and smelly. Recharge them by washing them once with hot water and 1cup vinegar, then a 2nd time with hot water and half cup baking soda. This strips the residue and leaves them fresh and able to absorb more water again.
English Ivy: Grow a pot of ivy on a mantel or shelf where its stems can trail down. Here's a tip: Spider mites love to attack ivy. Help prevent them by periodically washing your ivy in the shower or bathtub with room-temperature water. Why We Love It: It's a versatile vine plant with deep green or variegated leaves. We especially love using it to create topiaries.