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Lemonade Kool-Aid as Dishwasher Cleaner Clean lime deposits and iron stains inside the dishwasher by pouring a packet of lemonade Kool-Aid (the only flavor that works) into the detergent cup and running the (empty) dishwasher. The citric acid in the mix wipes out stains; you don't have to.

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The Magic Way to Clean Your Windows Best way to clean windows. No drying needed, and you have no spots or streaks on your window! Here is the cleaning solution: 1/2 gallon warm water 1 Tablespoon liquid ‘Jet Dry’ 2-3 Tablespoons laundry detergent (liquid dissolves easier) or dish washing soap Mix all ingredients above. Spray windows down with your hose. Wipe or brush onto windows, then immediately hose off your window. That’s it. The remaining water will sheet off. No drying is needed.

To make this pls bring a piece of wood approx and the scrollwork piece if you want it on the top. We will have a table set up with the paint, brushes, hooks and the vinyl lettering cut out for you. We can also supply the wood if you call us soon.

Car Wax as Sink Polish - Polish faucets, sinks, tile, even shower doors with Turtle Wax, which leaves behind a protective barrier against water and soap buildup, so your hard-earned sparkle will last past the next tooth-brushing.@Derek Imai Imai Grunander

Outdoor DIY Wine Cooler Idea: A Picnic Table with a Gutter! — Ingenious Ideas

Brilliant idea, replace one board of a picnic table with a metal gutter for instant, built-in drink cooler

Place a coffee cup filled with vinegar in the dishwashing rack and run a full cycle of dishwashing. This will clean your entire dishwasher. This is one of the easiest techniques and works well as preventive care.

Forever dryer sheets

Never-ending dryer sheets: 1 Container with an airtight lid; 4 sponges cut in half; 1 cup of your favorite fabric softener; 2 cups water. Mix the water and fabric softener into a plastic container. Add the cut sponges so they can soak in the mixture. When ready to use, squeeze the excess liquid from 1 sponge and place into the dryer with your wet clothes. Run the dryer cycle as normal. Once complete place the now dry sponge back into the container of liquid for use next time.