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Packing tip. Moving tip. Use saran wrap to secure DVDs, books, etc. Eliminates the need to pack and re-shelve. However, be conscious of weight.

How To Clean (Almost) Anything And Everything--Clothes, Household items, and more

Apple crates display case... Walmart carries these crates for $10 ea.. Maybe even paint each one a different color?

easy re-do for the bathroom/kitchen

Night under the stars. Use a blow up kiddie pool and fill with pillows and blankets.No itchy grass, no ants crawling on food! Great idea--- i love this !!

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

Rosemary Coals Instead of making a marinade with rosemary for grilling, place the herb right on the coals. The smoke enhances food in the same way burning wood chips does. Once the coals are uniformly gray and ashy, loosely cover them with fresh rosemary branches (be careful not to burn your hands). Almost any meat or vegetable will benefit from this savory smoking.

HOME REMEDIES FOR SINUS DRAINAGE

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!

Tutorial on how & why to properly clean your makeup brushes. (a tablespoon of white vinegar in a cup of hot water, and a 20 minute soak, followed by a hot, then cold rinse and pat dry will do it. Disinfects, dissolves grease/makeup, leaves no film, and inexpensive.)

Clean out your AC - save money and increase efficiency while prolonging the life of your unit!

Buy a box of glow sticks, cut off one end & pour into the jar. Seal with a lid and shake to coat the inside. Voila! Instant lantern.

Keep this in mind if you start seeing lots of spiders around your place. Natural spider killer or preventer... take one cup of vingar, one cup of pepper, a teaspoon of oil and liquid soap. Put it into a spray bottle and spray along the outside of your outside door and along windows;

How to drill a hole in a jar and put lights in it.--Good to know for those wine bottles and mason jars

To avoid tangles when you travel, slip your necklace through a drinking straw!

25 garden tips you won't want to miss - some are pretty neat.

Epsom Salt= magnesium sulfate Houseplants: 2 tablespoons per gallon of water; feed plants monthly. Roses: 1 tablespoon per foot of plant height per plant; apply every two weeks. Also scratch 1/2 cup into soil at base to encourage flowering canes and healthy new basal cane growth. Soak unplanted bushes in 1 cup of Epsom Salt per gallon of water to help roots recover. Add a tablespoon of Epsom Salt to each hole at planting time. Spray with Epsom Salt solution weekly to discourage pests.

10 remarkable diy cleaning solutions

Heavy duty floor cleaner recipe: cup white vinegar 1 tablespoon liquid dish soap cup baking soda 2 gallons tap water , very warm. Once a month. Works great.

10 great organizing printables

I hate dusting. These lemon dust cloths take just minutes to prepare and can be stored in an airtight jar until you're ready to use them. Sometimes dusting with a dry cloth does more harm then good as it moves the dirt around instead of catching it. These cloths are damp and infused with vinegar to help catch and kill the bugs at the same time. The addition of olive oil and lemon rind bring a soft polish to your furniture. - didn't add oil.

Lid Sid is a little man shaped device that lifts the pot lid off the pot so that the steam can be released

diseases of plant leaves

sunburn

How to Clean a Microfiber Sofa