Add a tablespoon of vanilla extract per pint of paint and mix it in REALLY well. It doesn't affect the paint but it will get rid of the smell and you will be able to breath more easily with your next painting project.
Seriously? This is genius: Photo Wall Arrangement: Lay out your gallery arrangement. Flip frames over. Mark hanger/nail spot on several pieces of wax paper taped together. Flip waxed paper over, tape to wall, nail. into wall where indicated. Remove waxed paper. Hang photos. BRILLIANT IDEA!!! SO SMART
When hanging a picture frame, put a dab of toothpaste on the frame where you need the nails to be. Then simply press against the wall to leave marks (which can later be wiped) as guides for hammering in.
Okay, this stuff is AMAZING! DIY shower cleaner -- vinegar and dish detergent. Don't worry about the brand or color. We used clear store brand detergent and it was GREAT! NO SCRUBBING required. As long as you can tolerate the smell :)
Updated! Magic of Dryer Sheets: How I Get Rid of Those Stubborn Bathroom Rings!
Dryer sheet cuts your bathroom cleaning time in half - makes mirrors bath fixtures sparkle and cuts right through soap scum on bathtub.Use to get sticky dust right off of furniture, blinds and baseboards. Cleans up cooktops and greasy cupboards quickly. Soak paintbrushes in warm water with a dryer sheet and watch the paint come right off. Clean dead, icky bugs from the car. Wipe pet hair off
Vinegar And Dish Soap, No Scrubbing. Heat 1/2 Cups White Vinegar In Microwave For 90 Seconds, Pour Into Spray Bottle. Add 1/2 Cups Blue Dawn Dish Soap. Shake Gently To Mix. Spray On Surface, Let It Sit 1-2 Hours. Just Wipe It Away, Then Rinse With Water. Should Also Take Soap Scum Off Shower Doors. It works amazingly well! I have a new cheap bathroom cleaner! via by mari