Add 1 teaspoon of cider vinegar to every quart of water in your pets water dish. Fleas will not go near your pet. Fill a spray bottle with half white vinegar half cold water then go around your house mist your furniture, rugs, drapes and anywhere fleas like to hide and lay eggs. Try this every time you're ready to vacuum and you'll be surprised how this little trick will get rid of not only fleas but ants, spiders and just about any critter that's lurking around your home.
Remove sticky label residue with two ingredients from your pantry! vegetable oil and baking soda. equal measures of each. mix, apply to jar thickly on residue and leave for 10 minutes then wash off. really works.