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      Rub your faucet with waxed paper, water doesn't leave a mark a ton more awesome household tricks. Endless and cheap cleaning ideas on this blog.

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    Vanilla Extract 101 - Clean the microwave and leave it smelling sweet with this household trick! Mix 2 cups of water and 1 teaspoon of vanilla extract in a microwave-safe container, and zap it on high for five minutes. When it's done, remove the container and wipe down the interior of the oven. Any gunk should slide right off.

    How to clean a muffin pan - with dryer sheets! (Soak overnight with a dryer sheet in the water, then baked-on goop will slough off.)

    Put two caps full of vanilla extract in a coffee cup, then place it in the oven at 300 degrees for one hour. Within twenty minutes the whole house smells like Heaven. It's actually a common realtor trick. << Good to know :-)

    I started doing this and will never stop! My tub & shower are always spotless-so simple. Simple shower and tub cleaner: fill wand half and half. Wet surface and scrub. wow! leave in shower & wash while you are already in there

    How to clean between the glass on your oven door!!!! AWESOME! Didn't know it was even possible--great

    Soak paper towels in vinegar and wrap around faucets. Wait an hour and wipe off.

    Magic Eraser uses... did you know you can cut a piece off and float it in your toilet overnight and voila! no more toilet ring! The website has a list of about 100 uses!

    ONLY use this and it leaves floor spotless. (Heavy duty floor cleaner recipe: ¼ cup white vinegar 1 tablespoon liquid dish soap ¼ cup baking soda 2 gallons tap water , very warm.)

    How to clean your hard water stains off your fridge water dispenser tray. Soooo need this!

    Keep one in the shower filled with a mixture of half vinager, half Dawn dishsoap. Use it to wipe down the shower while you are in there and your shower will always be clean

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    So many uses for Magic Erasers - even ones you never knew about! Seriously, I didn't even finish reading the list...there are a TON of uses!

    It is magic! My range is now sparkling.

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