Save Money! Soak an old hand towel in liquid fabric softner. Wring it out and let it dry completely, then throw it in with your next load. Should be good for at least 40 loads.

Make your own homemade reusable dryer sheets with this simple tutorial (and save money in the long run!)

Reusable Paper Towel Tutorial... six or more fabric "paper towels" that are attached end to end with snaps and pulled off when one is needed

272186371202688453 Great for all the pool towels this summer! Over time, towels build up detergent and fabric softener, leaving them unable to absorb as much water and smelling funky. Recharge them by washing them once with hot water and one cup vinegar, then a second time with hot water and half cup baking soda. This strips the residue and leaves them fresh and able to absorb more water again. Works like a charm!

Interesting stuff!

Pop top as picture hanger, clever. MUST remember this


Homemade Febreze: 1/8 Cup of fabric softener (like Downy April Fresh), 2 tablespoons baking soda, Hot tap water in a spray bottle (use an empty 27 oz. Febreze bottle) combine all in bottle, shake well and use! AWESOME!

Clean your top loading Washer

Homemade Dryer Sheets. Now I am excited to try this. 1/2 c. vinegar 8 drops of tea tree or other essential oil Sealable container Cotton cloths. Remove one for use. Squeeze access liquid into jar and pop in the dryer. Vinegar is a natural softener. When dry place back in jar for use later.

DIY Laundry Stain Stick Recipe

Reusable Dryer Sheets-- love this idea! Definitely going to give this a try.

dryer sheets to clean baseboards--not only cleans up, coats them to repel hair and dust

Homemade fabric softener!

Use fabric softener and vinegar in a spray bottle to release wrinkles from clothing.

Soak old paintbrushes in vinegar for 30 minutes. Good as new!

Homemade laundry detergent. Approx 576 loads for 6 bucks.

How to get your dirty whites clean again... HOT HOT HOT water, 1 cap of laundry detergent, 1 cup powdered dish washer detergent, 1 cup bleach, 1/2 cup borax. Tell you what, you have to rewash it once to put softener in but it's the whitest you'll ever see your whites. If you omit the bleach it works great to get stains out of colors too (baby spit up is no longer a stain on OLD clothes)

Super Fast and Easy Homemade Laundry Detergent... THIS ONE I HAVE TO TRY