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Add a tablespoon of vanilla extract per pint of paint and mix it in REALLY well. It doesn't affect the paint but it will get rid of the smell and you will be able to breath more easily with your next painting project.

Remembering this when i paint my new house — To get rid of paint fumes… add a tablespoon of vanilla extract to a gallon of paint, mix well. It does not effect paint color! And makes the whole room smell like vanilla when you’re done!

These hacks are all you'll need for your next home painting project

These hacks are all you'll need for your next home painting project

To get rid of paint fumes add a tablespoon of vanilla extract to a gallon of paint, mix well. It does not effect paint color! And makes the whole room smell like vanilla when you're done! (Will be trying this next painting project!

These hacks are all you'll need for your next home painting project

These hacks are all you'll need for your next home painting project

To clean a paint brush with dried paint or any dirty paint brush for that matter, simply add two tablespoons of fabric softener to one cup of warm water and let soak overnight! It will soften the paint, and rinse off easily!

soak old paintbrush in hot vinegar for 30 minutes and good as new! I need to remember this!

Revive Old Paintbrushes.Soak gunked-up nylon brushes in hot vinegar for up to 30 minutes to remove paint and soften the bristles. Soak gunked-up nylon brushes in hot vinegar for up to 30 minutes to remove paint and soften the bristles.

Home-made Air Freshener  Make your Home smell good  -Throw in a few sliced lemons, limes, and oranges  -Add a can or two of pineapple juice  -Drizzle an ounce of coconut extract  -Top it off with a few cups of water and.....  Let it simmer all day long!    If you aren't a coconut kind of person you could simply do citrus and pineapple! You can add more or less of these ingredients.  Remember to turn the stove off when you leave your home. You can add more liquids as it simmers away.

10 Smell Hacks-how to remedy those stinky smells

Summertime Stove-Top Potpourri This sounds soooo heavenly! Can't wait to have my house smell like a summer tropical paradise! Lemons, limes, oranges, pineapple juice, coconut extract and water

The BEST Painting Tips and Tricks: Floetrol the eliminate brush strokes, vinegar to clean brushes...have to try!

The BEST Painting Tips and Tricks

10 Paint Secrets (PART THREE!): what you never knew about paint. You just add a little bit of Floetrol to your latex paint, and it prevents brush marks. For oil based paints, you can use a similar product called Penetrol

OK, everyone. I’m back. What a week I’ve had! Here’s a little recap of what’s been going on: -Decided to finally go and set up my domain (.com) and be like a real grown-up blogger, took the most complicated route to do that possible and failed miserably. My blog seems to have been down on …

One easy trick to remove painting mistakes after they’ve dried without scraping! One easy trick to remove painting mistakes after they’ve dried without scraping!

Everything you need to know about spray paint all in one place! This is a MUST-PIN!

Not every spray paint color is sold in a high gloss finish. But did you know that you can buy whatever color spray paint you want in a flat finish and then get a can of clear gloss? It instantly gives anything a glossy, factory-like finish.

How To Remove Scratc

How to Remove Scratches from Leather a simple, cheap way: All you have to do is put olive oil on a soft cloth and rub into the leather. Rub in circles, firmly, until the scratches start to disappear. Wipe off olive oil residue with a paper towel.

When painting, wrap a rubber band around the can over the opening. Then you can dip in the brush and wipe the excess paint off onto the rubber band, rather than the edge of the can.

For future painting projects. Rubber band around the can over the opening. Then you can dip in the brush and wipe excess paint off onto rubber band, rather than the edge of the can.

Get rid of those outdated almond-colored outlets! How to replace electrical outlets!

How to Replace Electrical Outlets

Get rid of those outdated almond-colored outlets! How to replace electrical outlets so they'll match your new outlet covers.

Painting furniture is something most frugal, creative people want to do. It seems easy enough and the appeal is that you can take a shabby looking piece of furniture and paint it, change out or pai...

5 Common Mistakes Made When Painting Furniture

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How to get rid of paint spills splatters and mistakes even after they’ve dried How to Remove Paint Spills, Splatters & Mistakes Even After They’ve Dried

10 Paint Secrets (PART THREE!): what you never knew about paint. This is GREAT!

10 Paint Secrets (PART THREE!): what you never knew about paint. use a cardboard box to prevent overspray when spray painting small items. It's simple, and it works. No more spray paint mess!

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