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47 Skills You Need to Survive Homeownership

Catalog your house for insurance purposes: Keep receipts! Photograph, or better yet, video every room, from every angle. Burn the information onto a couple of disks and send one copy for safekeeping to Aunt Becky on the other side of the country. A tip: Go to for free software that lets you create a virtual replica of your home online...

If you want your house to smell heavenly, boil some orange peels with a 1/2 teaspoon of cinnamon on Medium heat. ~ I do this come Fall and everyone loves it - an old Southern trick

Vintage Revivalsfrom Vintage Revivals

5 Tips For A Killer Yard Sale

5 Tips For A Killer Yard Sale - Vintage Revivals

Bed bugs are becoming a growing problem all around the United States. If you live in an apartment you can almost bet you will get them if yo...

One Good Thing by Jilleefrom One Good Thing by Jillee

Goodbye to Yellow Armpit Stains!

how to make a white undershirt or white cami tank top look like new again (in case I havent pinned yet)

Young House Lovefrom Young House Love

Making Old Discolored Grout Look Like New

How You Like Me Now, Grout? | Young House Love (We used this technique in our shower - still looks fantastic 2 years later.)

Wish I'd found this pin earlier in the week. When making hard boiled eggs, adding 1/2 tsp of baking soda to the water will make your egg shells easier to peal! :)

Real Simplefrom Real Simple

Surprising Cleaning New Uses

Hidden tricks to get your house sparkling in record time. I think every Pinterest trick is listed here!

Cut Out + Keepfrom Cut Out + Keep

Natural Spider Killer

This may just save my life...natural spider killer or preventer...take one cup of vingar, one cup of pepper powder, a teaspoon of oil and liquid soap. put it into a spray bottle and spay along the outside of your door(outside door) and along windows refresh after it rains. You're welcome everyone...

Super Grip Lock Deadbolt strap is a dead end for intruders! Door can't be opened, even with a key. Great for when I'm home alone.

12 stove top simmer potpourri recipes - cheap ways to make your house smell amazing!! holiday ones smell so good!!

This Old Housefrom This Old House

10 Uses for Car Wax

I will never buy a stainless steal fridge again!!! Drives me nuts!