Toothpaste to remove permanent marker from wood floors.or wood dining tables -worked like a charm! also use it to take permanent marker off of walls, dry erase boards or anything that has been permanent marker tattooed.
Great for kids! Reusable checklists, every Saturday morning each kid gets a room. -I have been working on a check list for each room like this for awhile now. might have it done by the time my boys are old enough to help clean!
Scrub your tub faucet with a lemon and it will shine like new! This and other natural cleaning wonders. Scrub your tub faucet with a lemon and it will shine like new! This and other natural cleaning wonders.
Restore scratched and worn wood. Another pinner says: for watermarks - mix a thick paste of olive oil and salt and rub onto the wood - leave it for about 30 minutes. The salt draws out the moisture and the oil feeds the wood. Used this many, many times!
Mix baking soda with Tablespoon of fabric softener and spread on mattress every one or two months. Leave on an hour and vacuum off. Kills dust mites and freshens the mattress. (Other Pinner: used snuggle fabric softener and our mattress smells great!
Simply place 2 teaspoons of vanilla extract into a coffee mug and place in a 300 degree oven for 1 hour. (or on stove top on simmer) Within twenty minutes the whole house smells like Heaven. It's actually a common realtor trick.
This is a life changer! Each member of the family has a mesh lingerie laundry bag, and a hook. They put their dirty socks and underwear in the bag each night. On laundry day, you wash the whole mesh zipped up bag, and give it back! No more lost socks!
Homemade Fabric Softener Ingredients: 6 cups water 3 cups white vinegar 2 cups hair conditioner Directions: Mix water, vinegar, and hair conditioner in a 1 gallon container; Do not shake it; it will cause foaming.
SET the baking soda on the bottom of the oven. Spray the baking soda with water or vinegar and dawn. Overnight or about hours. WIPE the bottom of the oven, and see instant results! wonder if it would work on JUST the window in a self-cleaning oven.
Ways to clean dry erase boards. You can use Febreeze to clean a dry erase board that just won't erase (because the ink is very dried on) . Spray the board and wipe, it also helps "recondition" old dry erase boards.