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Slip-proof your rug: To give an area rug some traction, flip it over, and apply lines of acrylic-latex caulk every 6 inches or so. Once dry, you can safely put down your rug; the rubbery strips will hold it in place.

from Lifehacker

Paint the Inside of Light Switch Covers to Simplify Buying More of That Color in the Future

Never again forget your room's paint color choice! On the inside of your light switch or outlet cover, using a permanent marker, just write the paint brand, color name, swatch number on a piece of painter's tape for quick reference...I wish I would have seen this when we painted our living room.

Floor Cleaning Cloth Replacement - use an orphaned sock, wet or dry, in place of those expensive floor cloths.

one pinner said ....This is exactly why I save every scrap... I just didn't realize I would actually find a use for them- until now.

from The Family Handyman

How to Refinish Furniture

How to refinish furniture without stripping the finish

Instead of facial tissues, use toilet paper, which costs less. Remove the cardboard core from a roll and throw away. Then place the roll inside an empty square tissue box and pull from the center of the roll through the opening. Reuse the same box over and over! Nice.

Place a piece of ribbon in your melted scentsy wax and let it cool. After wax is cool and hardened, pull the wax out of your warmer with ease!

from 9GAG

How to save lots of money on small batteries

GENIUS!