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101 Household Tips for Every Room in your Home

I've pinned a lot of these, but this one is by far the BEST!


Get Rid Of Ants, Ants, Ants Recipe

Get rid of ants almost overnight with this solution!! Pinning just in case.


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...

The Family Handymanfrom The Family Handyman

10-Minute House Repair and Home Maintenance Tips

Clean out toilet clogs with dish soap: Apparently, liquid soap reduces friction and allows the contents of the bowl to slide on through.

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DIY Money Saving Home Repairs

DIY Money Saving Home Repairs • Tutorials, including how to fix a leaky sink faucet by 'Family Handyman'! ♥ I need to do this to my bathroom faucet.

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.)

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24 Household Items You Won't Believe You Don't Own Yet

The Dual Shower Curtain Rod |Did this with 2 simple cheap shower rods. Same thing and cheaper. Good idea for my towel and to dry my hand wash clothes.

Martha Stewartfrom Martha Stewart


Very good to know! Good old Martha taught us that rather than buying those ridiculously expensive anti-slip mats for a rug, just turn it over and run a few lines of acrylic-latex caulk every 6 inches or so. Let dry and flip over and your rug wont be going anywhere! help-home

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37 Ways to Give Your Kitchen a Deep Clean


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The 5 Secrets of People Whose Homes Are Always Clean

As a person who can't leave a dish in the sink and a bed unmade before I leave the house I can say this is exactly the way I keep my house clean. LL

This Old Housefrom This Old House

30 Down-and-Dirty Tricks for Big DIY Savings

Remove marker "artwork" with toothpaste rather than repainting to cover it up. Simply squeeze the paste on a rag and wipe on the wall to make doodles disappear. Works with Crayola-type kids' markers as well as felt-tip and ballpoint pens.

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12 habits of people who always have a clean house

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☛ BY POPULAR DEMAND: Aggressive cockroach repellents. Did you know? Cockroach can live up to 1 full year in your home if you don't get rid of them! FOR ALL THE DETAILS AND TIPS: ✒ Share | Like | Re-pin | Comment

Hoping to be more organized this coming year? These 10 Habits of a Clean Home are a great place to start!

Real Simplefrom Real Simple

New Uses for Old Things: Kids Edition

When you paint a room, put some extra paint in a baby jar* and keep it handy for quick touch-ups. pinner said *I did this Aug. 2011 - don't use a baby food jar - use a peanut butter jar that has a PLASTIC lid or it will rust - that was a tip from my painter - it's all stored in a cabinet in the house - just take it out and shake well and use a q-tip for quick touch ups. This has got to be one of the best things I've ever pinned!!!!