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Useful tips/suggestions and neat ideas

Useful tips/suggestions and neat ideas

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Use Dollar Store garment bag for a spray tent... Love it!

576 loads of laundry for $6. I have pinned this before, but I like these directions better.

How to hold a nail without hitting your fingers!

Hang pictures-use blue tape for measuring hole distance, then put tape on wall. PERFECT!!

Why don't I already do this? Put User Manuals in a 3 ring binder with their receipts.

Keep your home bug-free with natural pest control methods: cloves, cedar, vinegar and other remedies can repel ants, flies and moths!

Cornstarch will untangle all kinds of knots. Rub some into the knot in shoelaces, chains, string etc and watch as it comes apart.

How to make envelopes from scrapbook paper, wallpaper samples, and other pretty paper.

GENIUS: Hang a shower caddy on the opposite side of the shower with a coat hook so it doesn't interfere with the faucet.

I have been closing my bags all wrong...

72 hour survival kit items. This list comes directly from FEMA.-


Crisco Candle for emergency situations. Simply put a piece of string in a tub of shortening, and it will burn for up to 45 days. Who knew?

Will take the stains out of almost ANYTHING...even if it is an old one. REALLY WORKS!! 2 part hydrogen peroxide to 1 part Dawn ( original blue) instead of dawn, might try 7th generation free and clear

Going to try this: ONLY use this and it leaves floor spotless. (Heavy duty floor cleaner recipe: ¼ cup white vinegar 1 tablespoon liquid dish soap ¼ cup baking soda 2 gallons tap water , very warm.)

Magic Eraser uses... did you know you can cut a piece off and float it in your toilet overnight and voila! no more toilet ring! The website has a list of about 100 uses!

Neat stuff .... 24 Survival Tips for Living Alone - even if you don't live alone, some of these tips are good to know!

Keep one in the shower filled with a mixture of half vinager, half Dawn dishsoap. Use it to wipe down the shower while you are in there and your shower will always be clean

hang curtains from the ceiling. love this for avoiding measuring and making ceilings look really high

Self Stick tiles for wire shelving.

for painting on ceilings or other high places to prevents drips - so clever!

Different adhesives & what they work best on.

out of AA? use AAA with foil! Say whaaaaat?! The things you learn on pinterest...

Great tip for painting...DUH! So genius!

How to paint a perfect line-this is brilliant! THIS needs to be printed on the paint can.