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If you petrify a brush with dried paint, just soak it in Murphy's Oil for 24 to 48 hours and it dissolves all the paint and makes it like new. Must try

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♥ Naturally Repair Wood With Vinegar and Canola Oil ♥ Mix 3/4 cup of oil 1/4 cup vinegar - white or apple cider vinegar Mix it in a jar, then rub it into the wood. You don’t need to wipe it off; the wood just soaks it in.

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1 c water, 1 c vinegar, 1c alcohol, 2-3 drops dishwashing soap ~~ for shiny wood floors PLUS stainless steel appliances! Used this last weekend and loved it!

remember....Borax ant bait. Borax is the most common ingredient in house ant control products, and get this: it's absolutely 100% natural. The best way (in my opinion) to use Borax is to mix 1 cup of warm water with 1/2 cup of sugar, and 2 tablespoons of Borax. Then soak the Borax mixture up with cotton balls and place those cotton balls near any trails the ants have established in your home. Feeding frenzy... tomorrow they'll be gone. I knew there had to be a way to do this naturally!

Had to pin this AGAIN as I just discovered Murphy diluted in water cleaned my stainless steel fridge AND sink with hardly any elbow grease. I wiped down the surfaces with a rag soaked in the soap/water and rung then wiped it down with a clean, dry cloth. Amazed.

WD-40 USES: 1. Protects silver from tarnishing. 2. Removes road tar and grime from cars. 3. Cleans and lubricates guitar strings. 4. Gives floors that 'just-waxed' sheen without making them slippery. 5. Keeps flies off cows. (I love this one!) 6. Restores and cleans chalkboards. 7. Removes lipstick stains. 8. Loosens stubborn zippers. 9. Untangles jewelry chains. 10. Removes stains from stainless steel sinks. 11. Removes dirt and grime from the barbecue grill. 12. Keeps ceramic/terra cotta…

This Old Housefrom This Old House

10 Uses for Vinegar

Vinegar, keeps paint from peeling and if you soak paint brushes, it will clean them like new!

The Family Handymanfrom The Family Handyman

Handy Home Products for Quick-Fix Repairs

Sometimes the key to making a fix is just knowing the right product to use. A team of professional carpenters, plumbers, painters, electricians and fix-it gurus tell us what their favorite products are, and what they never leave home without.

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How to Repair An Underwire Bra

how to fix a bra. Wish I had known about this many bras ago.

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Make Your Own Mason Jar Dispenser

-a very chic way to reuse your dispensers...