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Household: Tips and Tricks

Tips and tricks that help to run the house smoothly and even funny (: #organizing #tips

Household: Tips and Tricks

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One of the most versatile kitchen textiles you’ll ever own, this large furoshiki cloth can be used as an apron, a bread bag, a tote for carrying groceries and produce, a way to transport potluck and picnic meals, a table or picnic cloth, or even a reusable gift wrapping option. The possibilities are endless


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hang pictures on crown molding

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CURTAINS :: Hang curtains the new way! Scrap wood from an old bench, cheap hooks from Home Depot sheer curtains from IKEA

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Simple trick to buying perfectly ripe avocados

Save room in your camping bags with this handy tip to tame unwieldy plastic bags. REMEMBER: Take your plastic bags and rubbish with you.

Keep crumbs out with plastic tubing!

Quick Cleaning Tips

How to Unshrink Your Clothes: 1. Fill a sink with lukewarm water + capful of baby shampoo; 2. Let the item soak in this water; 3. Gently squeeze it; 4. Take a large towel and lay the clothing flat on it; 5. Roll the towel up with the clothing inside it to absorb extra water; 6. Gently stretch the clothing item as it lays out to dry; 7. Allow the item to air dry on the towel.

heat your home in an emergency

1 cup sugar; 3 tablespoons boric acid; 3 cups warm water and ants will be gone overnight.

Get Rid of Ants, Ants, Ants

How to paint trim. So much easier than taping!

How to paint trim | Domestic Adventure

Mess-Free Painting Tips

Ingenious idea!

Velcro labels for organizing

Tie yarn around a paint roller for an awesome effect! Love!

Cool Decorating Trick - Wall pockets made by cutting wooden bowls in half and mounting them on a painted board

Turn a shoebox into a storage organizer

To get rid of pesky fruit flies, take a small glass fill it 1/2″with Apple Cider Vinegar and 2 drops of dish washing liquid, mix well. You will find those flies drawn to the cup and gone forever!

Glue a magnet to the bottom of the hammer so you don't have to hold nails in your mouth while hanging pictures, etc.

Extra hidden towel rack

Clever: Freeze green onions in water bottles - shake out the right amount and return to the freezer! This is great! You always have to buy so many green onions and recipes usually never call for more than 3 stalks.

Use a Potato Peeler to get a thin slice of for cheese too...

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    And works for cabbage!

Lettuce Space Saver To save refrigerator shelf space, store cleaned romaine lettuce upright in a pitcher. If you add a little water to the pitcher, the greens will stay vibrant and crisp longer

Tool storage templates. Great for the person who can't remember where a tool goes - - Martha Stewart tool wall