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    How to Clean Guardian Service Ware - using 2 tbsp cream of tartar to 1 quart of water; this will clean and remove discoloration.

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    This long-forgotten gem of a cleaning agent may be used with a little water or vinegar to lift even the most stubborn stains. Unattractive grout driving you batty? Mold and mildew stains got you reaching for the Prozac? Burner pans and casserole dishes giving you fits? Cream of Tartar is your new best friend. I use it on my antique Guardianware Service to clean tough spots.

    mug storage rack.. this looks better than all the heavy boards and shelves nailed to the wall.. less weight.. Do several of these. Love it!

    diy home sweet home: How to Clean Oven Glass - it seriously is that easy

    Wall ruler.


    Place a dishwasher-safe cup filled with plain white vinegar on the top rack of the dishwasher. Using the hottest water available, run the dishwasher through a cycle. The vinegar will help to wash away the loose, greasy grime, sanitizes, and helps remove the musty odor. Next, sprinkle a cupful of baking soda around the bottom of the tub and run it through a short cycle. The baking soda will help freshen and removing stains.

    How to Install Gutters Dripping right in front of our door this year.

    Clean Hardwood Floors Use boiling water and two teabags to clean hardwood floors. The tannic acid in tea creates a beautiful shine for hardwood floors. Let two teabags steep in the boiling water for a few minutes. Pour the tea into a bucket. Take a soft cloth and wring it out in the tea. The cloth merely needs to be damp, not soaked. This will enable the floor to dry quickly. Wash the floor and be ready to be amazed by the sheen... and no sticky or oily residue

    How to Clean between Oven Window Glass - Ask Anna

    Get water stains out of wood furniture! A naughty plant leaked on a treasured piece of furniture. I've used the mayo technique in the past to much success. May try the baking soda one this time.

    How to Clean Microfiber Furniture

    Turn a Bookshelf into a Shoe Rack!...of course for my "future" walk-in closet..

    The secret to painting tile! Update your tile countertop with this special kind of paint!

    How To: Clean an Area Rug instead of having it professionally cleaned. Bob Vila

    Peel and stick "glass" tiles, no grouting, cuts with snips, no tile cutting needed, water and mold resistant (saw this on diy network last night) Available at Home Depot!

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