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DIY Decorating - Staining Wood with Vinegar

distilled white vinegar and steel wool for brownish stain. apple cider vinegar and steel wool for grayish stain

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Clean Your Shower Head in Minutes

Per Andrew Liszewski, the Apache gun was an actual weapon produced somewhere between 1870 to 1900. As we all know, advances in pocket technology only reached their stride sometime after 1915, so before that time the only way a man could carry all three of these weapons at once was to combine them into a single contraption known as the Apache. Oddly enough, when folded up the Apache measures just 1.5 inches across, making it almost impossible for a grown person to use as a set of brass…

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How to Clean Grease From Kitchen Cabinet Doors

Clean away the grime.

Brass Cleaner Formula-non-toxic, no fumes mixture 2 T salt 2 T vinegar 2 C hot water Let pieces soak for 1-2 hours.MAY DAYS: How To Clean Brass Hardware

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How To Remove Rust From Your Tools

how to remove rust from your tools, cleaning tips, how to, tools

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Surprising Cleaning New Uses

Salt as Polishing Agent Shine brass and copper with a paste made from a few tablespoons of white vinegar and equal parts salt and flour. Apply with a soft cloth, rinse, and dry.

Patina Everything! vinegar, white or apple cider salt, just regular old salt out of my shaker. For small items. I fill a quart yogurt container half full of vinegar, and sprinkle in some salt. (not measured, but guess 1 tsp.??) dump your keys, clips, hinges, watch parts, locks... any metal you want to 'age'. I leave them over night, just 'cause it is convenient. Seal if you touch items a lot

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How to Clean Your {Top-Loader} Washing Machine

Washing your washer. Another pinner said: Seriously easy, no wonder our clothes were not getting clean... after the second soak, the water was GROSS!!! -- pin now, look later

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Cleaning Vintage Linens

cleaning vintage linens, cleaning tips, An antique linen dealer shared her secret with me over 25 years ago for cleaning vintage linens The first step was soaking in Biz a powdered detergent I soaked this crocheted tablecloth overnight in Biz Directions are on the box

DIY cleaning solutions, including miracle stain remover, oven cleaner, shower cleaner, "better oxy cleaner," wrinkle release spray, ink stain remover, carpet stain remover, dishwasher cleaner, and armpit stain remover!

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Naturally Repair Wood

Naturally Repair Wood With Vinegar and Canola Oil. So, for a super cheap, use 3/4 cup of oil, add 1/4 cup vinegar. white or apple cider vinegar, mix it in a jar, then rub it into the wood. You don’t need to wipe it off; the wood just soaks it in.

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How to Clean Brass with Natural Ingredients

cleaning brass w/lemon juice and baking soda

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22 Little-Known Tips to {Really} Clean Your Home

Knowing your home is truly clean is deep-down satisfying, so here are a few of my favorite secret tips to clean those areas that typically get overlooked.