Rub dryer sheets along edges of scissors to sharpen, cleaning curling iron w/ toothpaste, etc. Great article for home cleaning tricks!

My son's doctor told me about this 37 years ago. Use Vicks Vapor Rub and socks. Even the worst cough can be stopped within 5-15 minutes, and lasts hours. Just apply the vapor rub generously to the bottom of your (or child's) feet, and cover with socks. works 100% of the time, and has been proven to work better than prescription drugs!

Lots of Cleaning Secrets- this is probably the most useful list of cleaning tricks I've ever read

Alternative Uses for Dryer Sheets: Why Didn't I think of that? Creative uses for dryer sheets beyond just the wash.

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20 uses for USED dryer sheets - love the trick with the vacuum cleaner ;o) cleaning shouldn't be smelly! And it isn't any more :o)

Wish we had this on our camping trip this year!! HOMEMADE MOSQUITO/ANT/FLEA REPELLENT Ingredients: 1/2 litre of alcohol 100 gram of whole cloves 100 ml of baby oil or similar (almond, sesame, chamomile, lavender, fennel etc) Preparation: Leave cloves to marinate in alcohol four days Stir every morning and evening After 4 days add the oil It's now ready to use. Gently rub a few drops into the skin of the arms and legs. Observe the mosquitoes fleeing the room. Repels fleas on pets too.

Cleaning tips and tricks!

Self Cleaning and Self Feeding Fish Tank

When your dishwasher doesn't clean well, fix it yourself following these simple steps and avoid the expensive professional service call. A simple cleaning often solves the problem. I need to try this!!

Dryer Sheets 1. Makes bathroom mirrors and fixtures sparkle 2. Use to get sticky dust right off furniture, blinds and baseboards.3.Cleans up stove tops and greasy cabinets quickly. 4.Soak paint brushes with warm water and a dryer sheet. Watch the paint come right off. 5.Clean dead bugs off your car. 6.Wipes pet hair off furniture and clothing. 7 Keeps mosquitoes away.

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Dryer sheets to clean baseboards

COFFEE FILTERS Who knew! And you can buy 1,000 at the Dollar Tree for $1.00, even the large ones. 1. Cover bowls or dishes when cooking in the microwave. Coffee filters make excellent covers. 2. Clean windows, mirrors, and chrome... Coffee filters are lint-free so they'll leave windows sparkling. 3. Protect China by separating your good dishes with a coffee filter between each dish. 4. Filter broken cork from wine. If you break the cork when opening a wine bottle, filter the win...

Rub your faucet with waxed paper, water doesn't leave a mark anymore...plus 50 more awesome household tricks!

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