Dawn + Vinegar After seeing this on Pinterest last year, this is now my favorite cleaner. It's amazing. I spray, walk into the next room to spray the sink in there, come back, and---ta-da!---one wipe with a damp cloth takes off the lime build-up on my Wisconsin sinks! It's awesome for countertops, stove, toilet, the fridge, and even the floor! (The only thing it doesn't do is windows!) -bls
Aspirin is the remedy for fungal plant problems, Black spot, powdery mildew, and rust are a terrible trio of fungi, which can attack and destroy your plants. Scientists have found that two uncoated aspirin tablets (325 milligrams each) dissolved in 1 quart of water and used as a foliar spray can thwart these diseases. I have not tried this, but I will.
How To Get Rid Of Gnats 1. Allow plant to completely dry out 2. Sticky trap-coat yellow index car with vaseline 3. Small bowl of apple cider near plant the gnats will be attracted to cider 4. Tobacco over the soil (not on herbs) 5. Killer Soap Spray- 2tbs of soap, 1 gallon water, spray on plant 6. Rubbing alcohol spray- 1c rubbing alcohol, 1 qt water...spray 7. Sand layer over soil