Moving? Pack your plates with foam disposable plates between them! Sooo much easier than wrapping each one in yucky newspaper!
Why didn't I think of this?
Moving Tip: Use shrinkwrap to wrap your silverware in its holder.... this tip also works for dresser drawers if you remove them. (It will save your husband's back and make unpacking super easy too)
I will do this the next time I move, only I'll probably have a re-gift box, too. (Or just let friends rummage through the donate box.)
good to know
DIY Pebble Hangers for whatever the hell you want, or just decoration. Either way it looks awesome. For heavier objects, or a more secure hold use command strips, or earthquake tape. Tried&Tested
Our Future Home Place
Another pinner says "Tub & Shower Magic (Dawn & White Vinegar.) Oh my gosh I made this stuff and it's fantastic! You should see my sinks, showers and faucets They look brand new! Must try."
1 c vinegar + 1 c hot water + 10 min microwave = steam clean! Totally works. No more scum, no funky smells.
For The House
moving tip - pack drinking glasses in doubled or tripled paper lunch bags. inexpensive without having to worry about ink-bleed from newspapers!
color code boxes when moving - insane I just had this idea last week & then I see it today on a blog :)
How to Paint Cabinets or Furniture... using liquid sandpaper (deglosser).... - cuts out the sanding step. From Better Homes and Gardens
For the Home
Wrap 3 cereal boxes together. Great idea for storing paper
can it get any easier than this?
Help Around the House
homemade ice packs
Good to Know
Budgeting 101 genius. pin now, read later. Dave Ramsey is one of the smartest men ever.
Some day, when I move - keeping track of your stuff in boxes.
What on earth should I pin this under?!
Use aluminum foil instead of painter's tape over awkward fixtures...GENIUS.
17 tips to make life easier!
Pack a flat iron safely in your suitcase with a potholder.