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Helpful Hints Around the House

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Helpful Hints Around the House

Helpful Hints Around the House

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Gross, but informative - Identifying which insect makes which bite mark and how to treat bites. (Close-up of black widow spider bite on finger)

Great Home Remedies For Relief Of Poison Ivy

Ways to Make Painting Kitchen Cabinets Easier

Great tutorial on how to clean your dryer to prevent dryer fires! Definitely something to add to the To-Do list!

How to Clean Your Dryer - Clean & Scentsible

Great sheetrocking tutorial from Marty's Musings

How to easily install drawer slides... LOVE this.

Pottery Barn Inspired Armoire - Drawers - Shanty 2 Chic

To strip furniture indoors, remove paint with Citrustrip and cover with a garbage bag

Tips & Tricks To Make Life Easier!

The Creek Line House: How to Clean Orange Water Stains

Uses for Witch hazel

How To Dry Hydrangeas

14 Remedies for Nausea & Upset Stomach- for soothing relief.

How to organize power cords - Ask Anna

Easy Grout Cleaning tip - Ask Anna

Amazing Transformation - Easy Grout Cleaning

How to recover lampshades, using fabrics. ps-This is one of the best tutorials on this I've seen.

How to install tile back splash.

10 Easy Home Improvement Ideas: How To Make The Most of What You Already Have

Mr. Clean Magic Erasers... a 2-pack generally costs about $2.

DIY clothing racks

Hidden tricks to get your house sparkling in record time.

Sweet! Laundry Basket Dresser - add wheels to roll out for easy cleaning. Building instructions and measurements included.

Homemade Carpet Powder. Some comments mentioned If you add a cup of borax to this mixture it will kill any bugs that may be in your carpet! (fleas, etc!)Another said:I use nutmeg or clove ground with baking soda, and everyone can't find why my house smells so inviting and homey

Tips for removing gas stains, smells and odors from clothing.

How to get OILY stains out of clothes! The BEST tip in the world!! by whatscookingwithr... #DIY #laundry

Refreshing towels I use this trick all the time since I noticed my towels smelling funky. It works! - Over time, towels build up detergent and fabric softener, leaving them unable to absorb as much water and smelly. Recharge them by washing them once with hot water and 1cup vinegar, then a 2nd time with hot water and half cup baking soda. This strips the residue and leaves them fresh and able to absorb more water again. Works like a charm!

Review: Refresh Your Towels with Baking Soda & Vinegar - unOriginal Mom