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    49 skills a person needs to survive homeownership—everything from removing stripped screws to cleaning big paint spills off the carpet. Great info!

    10 things to check before buying a home. Someday I'll be glad I pinned this.

    DIY Tip of the Day: Screw-lube on a String. Drill a hole through a bar of soap and hang it above your workbench. Run long screws across the soap before you drive them. They’ll smoothly penetrate the wood without stripping the screw head. - Brian Bubenzer

    How to remove rust. You WILL NOT believe this!

    Photo Russell Kaye | thisoldhouse.com | from 23 Quick Fixes

    How an electrical receptacle works. For educational purposes only. Please leave all electrical work to a certified electrician.

    walk-in shower - great way to keep air circulation and not worry about cleaning a glass door or washing curtains.

    concrete countertops tutorial with lots of pics

    How to Remove Scratches from Leather Need to get rid of those awful scratches off your leather surfaces? Here’s 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. @Wendy Felts Felts Felts Mersereau

    Pro secrets for painting cabinets.

    Keep your house clean with one chore per day, includes a printable list. This is so doable and covers everything!

    This site tells you how to fix ANYTHING in your house! One day I'll be happy that I pinned this :D

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

    33 Meticulous Cleaning Tricks For The OCD Person Inside You. This is a great list!!!

    DIY Dishwasher Tune up. Don't buy a new dishwasher! Four easy steps that will get your dishwasher really cleaning again

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    To kill the germs and viruses that have gathered on your nasty sponges, microwave on high for 2 minutes and let cool. *NOTE: make sure it's a non-metal sponge! | 37 Deep Cleaning Tips Every Obsessive Clean Freak Should Know

    How to Clean a Toilet

    This Old House :: The Best 100 #DIY Upgrades for Under Hundred Dollars you Could do on your Home !!

    for future reference... Resurface a Worn Concrete Driveway

    33 Meticulous Cleaning Tricks For The OCD Person Inside You.