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How To Wash Pillows In The Washing Machine! - Practically Functional®

Did you know you can wash & whiten pillows in your washing machine?! This tutorial shows you how, and they come out bright white, like new!

from One Good Thing by Jillee

How To Unclog A Sink Without Chemicals!

Have a stubborn, slow moving drain? How To Unclog A Sink Without Chemicals via One Good Thing by Jillee

from Budget Savvy Diva

DIY Fabric Whitener

DIY Fabric Whitener It is SO simple and can’t believe that it works. You take one cup of cream of tartar (used in baking for some frosting to make them white, so that’s why this makes so much sense) and three cups of water. Mix together in a clean bucket and let your-at one time white shirts- soak and enjoy a fresh white shirt after washing in a regular cycle.

"Mix 7 cups water, 1/2 cup baking soda, 1/3 cup lemon juice and 1/4 cup vinegar. Spray the concoction onto the dirty grout, let sit, and scrub with a brush."

from The Intentional Mom

How to Clean Window Tracks Like a Pro In No Time Flat!

There is nothing more annoying than cleaning window tracks in my opinion. Do you agree? Not only is it tedious, but it is also rather gross if you put it off like I do And mine are yucky! My apologies there. No worries, however, because I’ve figured out a trick that gets it done quick …

How to get rid of ANY urine smell from carpets & cushions to mattresses. This also removed some stubborn sweat stains from a white mattress that bleach & others $pecialty cleaners couldn't. It now looks like new.

from The Family Handyman

Why Didn't I Think of That?

Temporary Extension Cord Protection - If you're having a party or some other event in the yard and you need additional electricity sources, here's a great way to keep extension cord plugs dry. Cut notches in the opposite sides of a reusable plastic container and snap on the lid. Your plugs will stay dry if it happens to rain or the ground is moist.

from Happy Money Saver

The Best EVER Homemade Carpet Cleaning Solution

Homemade Carpet Cleaning Solution for Machines 2 Tablespoons Liquid Tide Laundry Detergent 1/4 cup Awesome cleaner (dollar store brand) 1 scoop Oxyclean (I used generic dollar store brand) 1 teaspoon Downy Fabric Softener (optional) Hot Water, one gallon