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wipe down metal objects with vinegar before painting to keep the paint from peeling - I need to remember this

wipe down metal objects with vinegar before painting to keep the paint from peeling - I need to remember this

Walls can take a real beating. Between fingerprints, scuff marks and food splatters, they can get pretty dirty. Scrubbing isn't necessarily great for walls because it can remove paint, but using a homemade cleaning solution for walls will help remove dirt, fingerprints and food splatters with ease. http://www.ehow.com/way_5180354_homemade-cleaning-solution-walls.html?utm_source=pinterest.com&utm_medium=referral&utm_content=freestyle&utm_campaign=fanpage

Homemade Cleaning Solution for Walls

Walls can take a real beating. Between fingerprints, scuff marks and food splatters, they can get pretty dirty. Scrubbing isn't necessarily great for walls because it can remove paint, but using a homemade cleaning solution for walls will help remove dirt, fingerprints and food splatters with ease. http://www.ehow.com/way_5180354_homemade-cleaning-solution-walls.html?utm_source=pinterest.com&utm_medium=referral&utm_content=freestyle&utm_campaign=fanpage

Soak old paint brushes in HOT vinegar for 30 minutes and then wash. The old paint will come out and they will be as good as new!

Soak old paint brushes in HOT vinegar for 30 minutes and then wash. The old paint will come out and they will be as good as new!

Use vinegar and hot water to clean your paintbrushes. Here's what I do. F...

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'Paint Brush Care: How To Rescue a Petrified Brush...!' (via The Family Handyman)

Paint Brush Care: How To Rescue a Petrified Brush

'Paint Brush Care: How To Rescue a Petrified Brush...!' (via The Family Handyman)

Seriously?! -- Vinegar works as a wood stain when you add a metal object in the mix and let it sit in a glass container for a week. A handful of pennies will produce a beautiful pale Caribbean blue stain. A wad of steel wool will give you a rich reddish hue. A combination of tea and a metal object in vinegar will produce a black stain. Log this away for later.

Seriously?! -- Vinegar works as a wood stain when you add a metal object in the mix and let it sit in a glass container for a week. A handful of pennies will produce a beautiful pale Caribbean blue stain. A wad of steel wool will give you a rich reddish hue. A combination of tea and a metal object in vinegar will produce a black stain. Log this away for later.

Beaded Bottle Embellishments -- these would be so easy to #DIY, and add a feminine touch to bottles on the vanity. #bath #decor

Beaded Bottle Embellishments -- these would be so easy to #DIY, and add a feminine touch to bottles on the vanity. #bath #decor

When painting cement the paint tends to peel or crack over time.  You can keep the paint stuck to the cement longer by giving the floor an initial coat of white vinegar before you paint it.  Wait until the vinegar has dried and then paint.  Using this simple trick will ensure that your painted floors will shine and be beautiful longer!

When painting cement the paint tends to peel or crack over time. You can keep the paint stuck to the cement longer by giving the floor an initial coat of white vinegar before you paint it. Wait until the vinegar has dried and then paint. Using this simple trick will ensure that your painted floors will shine and be beautiful longer!

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