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How to Clean Vents {and keep them clean!}

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This wonderful magnetic key holder and shelf is a great way to keep daily essentials organized. Three remarkably strong rare earth magnets are embedded in the under side of the shelf and grab on to key rings with a satisfying "snap." A firm tug releases them when its time to leave the house. Our magnetic key ring holder and shelf easily fits wallets, phones or sunglasses. Wonderful gift idea for guys or housewarming gift idea.

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How To Get Rid Of Mold Once And For All

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Take a spray bottle, fill it about 1/8th full with rubbing alcohol, add a drop of Dawn dishwashing soap, a few drops of scented oil (optional, but makes it smell so good), fill the rest of the way with water, shake together, and you're good to go! It makes your granite (or any countertop) shine and feel so smooth at a fraction of the price~

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Cleaning tips for removing cooking oil stains from clothes.

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36 Double-Duty Tips for Household Items If you ever find yourself wondering what to do with an old pair of socks or growing collection of spare buttons, weve got some double-duty solutions for you. Here, alternative uses for 30+ household items

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How to remove permanent marker from everything! Clothes –hand sanitizer Walls –toothpaste or hairspray* Carpet –white vinegar Wood –rubbing alcohol *don’t scrub too hard with hairspray, you don’t want to remove the paint! ~Something tells me I'm going to need this....

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Keep wasps and bees away this summer. Put about 10 cloves in 1/2 a lemon and set out. They do not like the scent.

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Home Remedies

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Shirts you like but are so stiff you'll never wear them? Here's a recipe to soften them up and create a "vintage tee" look and feel. I've probably pinned this before

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Another pinner said: Seriously easy, no wonder our clothes were not getting clean... after the second soak, the water was GROSS!!!

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Practical+Household+Uses+For+Salt

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47 Skills you need to survive homeownership. Including how to get freshly dropped paint off of a carpet!

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Single Use Packs, made using straws and a lighter. Fill them with toothpaste, ointment, lotion, or anything you may need when leaving the house with kids.

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Cleaning hard wood floors w/ shine

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natural room scents via the yummy life

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Make Your Own Citrus Enzyme Cleaner. Cleans bathrooms, kitchens, dishes, laundry, cleans veggies and fruit, clear blockages in kitchen sinks and drains, insect repellent--ants, cockroaches, mop floors, fertilize plants, wash cars, etc. She gives dilution measurements for all of these things once the mixture is ready--takes two weeks (w/yeast) 3 months (w/out yeast). She loves it!

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soak old paintbrush in hot vinegar for 30 minutes and good as new! I need to remember this!

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Gazillion uses for Dawn. This is REALLY good to know.

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This is a life changer!! Each member of the family has a mesh lingerie laundry bag, and a hook. They put their dirty socks and underwear in the bag each night. On laundry day, you wash the whole mesh zipped up bag, and give it back! No more sorting through and figuring out which socks are for which person. I love this!

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BAY LEAVES. Very Important...don't forget the Bay Leaves! Bay leaves will repell and kill all sorts of bugs and kill their larvae if they are present in your rice or beans (or wheat or oats, or...well, you get the idea!)

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Wood butter - a recipe for your utensils.

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So many great helpful hints!!!

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"fellow pinner @Lisa Elifritz says: Boric Acid! I swear by this stuff from anything to pink eye and yeast infections to killing ants and roaches! She also got my attention when she told me it will keep the mice population under control.

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"fellow pinner @Lisa Elifritz says: Boric Acid! I swear by this stuff from anything to pink eye and yeast infections to killing ants and roaches! She also got my attention when she told me it will keep the mice population under control.

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