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    Cleaning and Organizing Up North

    Helpful tips for keeping your cabin neat, clean and functioning efficiently! Eliason Realty of the North, St Germain and Eagle River, Wisconsin, USA

    Cleaning and Organizing Up North

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    Store and organize board games in a hanging shoe organizer. Never thought of this.

    60 New Uses For Everyday Items : such as this tip to use a fabric softener sheet to remover tough soap scum AND water spots!

    Laundry/Mud room Makeover/ I love the baskets in between and the cabinet doors the hide the machines and the folding table, I just love it all!!!

    Woodsman Clip.... Very north 'woodsy!'

    wall mounted drying rack!!!

    Clean Hardwood Floors Use boiling water and two teabags to clean hardwood floors. The tannic acid in tea creates a beautiful shine for hardwood floors. Let two teabags steep in the boiling water for a few minutes. Pour the tea into a bucket. Take a soft cloth and wring it out in the tea. The cloth merely needs to be damp, not soaked. This will enable the floor to dry quickly. Wash the floor and be ready to be amazed by the sheen..

    49 skills a person needs to survive homeownership—everything from removing stripped screws to cleaning big paint spills off the carpet.

    pocket sized floor plans + paint swatches... Now that is organized!

    Good old Martha taught us that rather than buying those ridiculously expensive anti-slip mats for a rug, just turn it over and run a few lines of acrylic-latex caulk every 6 inches or so. Let dry and flip over and your rug wont be going anywhere!

    Great idea .....

    parm cheese containter lids will fit on mason jars

    Chalkboard paint in custom colors!

    BEST idea!! (Sheets stored in their own pillow cases.) How have I not done this?


    cupboard organizing - would sure improve my spaces!

    well of course.

    Basket for large cookie sheets in the pantry via the Barefoot Contessa

    now that is a good idea for organizing christmas cards

    How a garage should look. With room for actual cars. -- good luck with this one!

    chalkboard baby food jar tops for spices - love the idea of using chalkboard paint for organizing! cheap, easy, re-usable. So smart!!

    Bracelet organizer.

    a towel bar with shower curtain hooks = scarf organizer. love.

    How to roll plastic bags so they come out like wipes.

    Storage of keepsakes as decor... love it!