Carpet Cleaning Recipe Mix 2 parts water & 1 part vinegar in spray bottle Spray on stain, cover with damp rag. Steam with iron about 30 seconds. May have to repeat Not a good choice for ink or dye stains
Ten Interesting Cleaning Uses for Vinegar! I like these because they are different from the usual ones you read about. Clean scissors, remove sticker residue, defrost a car window, clean odours and food dyes off your hands and more!
Make Your Own OxyClean – Clean Up Spots the DIY Way
To make your own, you just need water, washing soda (note that you can also use baking soda) and hydrogen peroxide. Just mix equal parts of peroxide and washing soda with a double part of water. For instance, mix 1 cup of water with ½ cups each of washing soda and peroxide.
Cleaning window screens can be such a pain! This tutorial shows you how to do it without the headache: http://www.ehow.com/how_2311918_clean-window-screens-easy-way.html?utm_source=pinterest.com&utm_medium=referral&utm_content=freestyle&utm_campaign=fanpage
Style Secret: The Only Spot Remover You'll Ever Need
The only SPOT REMOVER you'll ever need ~ Mix one part Dawn dishwashing liquid with two parts hydrogen peroxide; pour or spray it directly on the stain, and watch it disappear like MAGIC.... hmmm , worth a try!
Borax is very effective at keeping cockroaches, ants, water bugs and a few other household pests at bay. You just have to mix equal parts of borax with regular sugar. The sugar helps to draw the bugs in and the borax takes them away – permanently. Take care that you do not leave this out where pets or small children can reach it. Mule Team Borax actually recommends that you keep it away from your pets so keep the bug treatment somewhere that pets cannot reach. Good places are under stoves…