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Slip-proof your rug: To give an area rug some traction, flip it over, and apply lines of acrylic-latex caulk every 6 inches or so. Once dry, you can safely put down your rug; the rubbery strips will hold it in place.

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!

reuse candles for homemade scentsy! - Click image to find more DIY & Crafts Pinterest pins

Using a candle warmer, melt your favorite scent, then pour into an ice cube tray. Freeze for about 20 minutes until hard and pop right out. Perfect for my wax warmer and old ice cube trays!

Tape before calking. Geesh if I would have just seen this a few hours ago.

Another pinner said: "I wish I had seen this years ago! Tape before caulking. Smooth out with finger. Then peel off the tape immediately, before it dries." (tips, household hints, DIY, good ideas)

Magnetic vent covers. Place over vents in unused rooms to send heat where its needed. More effective than closing vents! Reusable magnetic vinyl covers wont scratch and can be easily trimmed to fit.

Well now here's a neat idea-- Magnetic vent covers. Place over vents in unused rooms to send heat where its needed. More effective than closing vents! Reusable magnetic vinyl covers wont scratch and can be easily trimmed to fit.

Ice on Windows

Diy ice melting spray: Saving this idea for the Cold Days ahead! Hate scraping off ice! Ice Proofing the Car Windows with Vinegar water! Just spray on windows and ice will melt away! Totally making a bottle of this for this winter!

Rub your faucet with waxed paper, water doesn't leave a mark anymore...plus a ton more awesome household tricks! Pin now read later!

Rub your faucet with waxed paper, water doesn’t leave a mark anymore…plus a ton more awesome household tricks! Pin now read later! Rub your faucet with waxed paper, water doesn’t…

Arrange paper templates, nail them in, rip paper off, and hang picture on nail!  Bloody genius!!

Nail Holes How To: Make paper templates. Mark on each paper template exactly where the nail should go. Nail templates onto wall, nailing at the marks. Rip off the paper templates, and hang pictures on the nails.

Very good idea

DIY helpful life tips. There are some pretty awesome ones on this list! A few I haven't seen before.

How to caulk a perfectly straight line:    1. Squirt some caulk in the area between the tape.    2. Smooth caulk with your fingertip.    3. Continue smoothing.     4. While the caulk is still wet, slowly and gently pull up the tape.  If you wait until the caulk is dry then it will come up as well.

How To Caulk A Perfectly Straight Line

Getting good caulking lines.like I need anymore help as I am soooo good already and so proud of my caulking ability :) great idea tho! I do love perfect caulk lines and I notice them right away when they suck!

Good to know!  The Crazy Sisters were right:  add floetrol by sherwin williams to your paint when painting furniture or cabinets and it will take away all of those brush stroke marks and leave the paint smooth.

I HATE brush-stroke marks. For painting furniture or cabinets-- add floetrol by sherwin williams to your paint when painting furniture or cabinets and it will take away all of those brush stroke marks and leave the paint smooth.

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