Remembering this when i paint my 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! Wonder if it works
How to remove paint from hardware. Hot water in old crock pot paint stripping. Soak painted hardware in hot water to loosen many layers of paint and make cleaning much easier. Works on most paints. Not so on finishes like lacquer.
How to keep pets from urinating in the house or unwanted places. Mix together: 1 tbsp Eucalyptus or Cinnamon essential oil 1 tbsp Cayenne pepper 2 c Water Clean soiled area & spray mixture. Re-spray every 24 hrs until dog loses interest in the area.
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.
When toddler or baby is stuffed up from a cold, this is an amazing way to give them relief throughout the day or as they sleep. Add a tablespoon of Vicks and a tablespoon of water to your candle/wax warmer. Simple, easy and effective.