place pillows in the dryer with a couple of tennis balls to help get them back to their fluff stage and kill germs with the high heat. You can also fluff your down comforter in the dryer with tennis balls - but I wouldn't use high heat.
secret door to an underground storm shelter/panic room/hid out in the kitchen island! Best secret passage ever! Definitely a dream home feature! (would also be good if someone broke into your house and you had to hide somewhere) Zombie apocalypse.
Fall decor- pumpkins, lantern, and lighted branches. But not too hyped about too much orange. want the ghost pumpkins instead. maybe one or two orange ones. I even like the lighted branch fall look for a wedding,
Anti-slip remedy for rugs! Rather than buying 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!