Use Cooking Spray as an Ice Repellent. Before clearing snow off a driveway, liberally spray both sides of a plastic or metal shovel with cooking spray. The ice will slide right off the oily surface. It's the easiest trick for smoother snow removal.
20 Unexpected Ways to Use Vinegar Around the House
Natural Ant Repellant - Pour equal amounts of water & white vinegar into a spray bottle; shake to mix. Spritz the solution in water-resistant areas where ants are common, such as patios, porches, and picnic tables, before family and friends gather.
35 new uses for the Magic Eraser: remove paint scratches on your car from minor fender benders, remove adhesive residue after removing stickers, remove rust from most surfaces, remove nail polish spills or stains, remove grass stains from shoes after movi
no-grate homemade laundry detergent: in a 1 gallon bottle combine: 3 T borax, 3 T washing soda, 2 T Dawn; disolve in 4 cups boiling water. When cool fill all the way to the top with cold water letting the bubbles run out.
12 Problems That Can Be Solved With Baby Powder This medicine cabinet staple is handier than you think. - Never waste time desperately tugging at tangled jewelry again. Loosen the knot with a little baby powder and use a pin to pull it apart.
Salt as a Wreath Duster -- place a wreath of pinecones or faux evergreen in a paper bag with cup of salt. Fold the top of the bag over and gently shake. This can also be done in a heavy duty garbage bag, using a bit more salt.
WHAT>>"House smelling weird? Put two caps full of vanilla extract in a coffee cup, then place it in the oven at 300 degrees for one hour. Within twenty minutes the whole house smells like Heaven. Its actually a common realtor trick.