Take your favorite liquid fabric softener and completely soak an old hand towel or flour cloth. Wring it out and let it dry completely, then throw it in with your next load. This mega-fabric softener sheet should be good for at least 40 loads of laundry
To get your drain running again (without resorting to chemicals worthy of a hazmat suit) pour ½ cup baking soda then ½ cup vinegar down a clogged drain; cover with a wet cloth, wait 5 minutes, uncover, and flush with steaming-hot water.
How to clean baseboards and keep them from getting dirty in the first place! Vacuum them, wash them, then rub them with a dryer sheet to keep dirt from sticking to them. Then just dryer sheet them every so often as maintenance.
Newspaper as Plastic Food Container Deodorizer . Stuff a balled-up piece of newspaper into a plastic container that has developed a funk, and let it sit overnight. By morning the paper will have absorbed the offending smell.
Take your favorite liquid fabric softener and soak an old hand towel or flour cloth completely with it. Wring it out and let it dry completely, then throw it in with your next load. This mega-fabric softener sheet should be good for at least 40 loads.
Metal Protector - Once a season, apply an even coat of carnauba paste wax with a damp terry cloth towel to furnishings; let dry, then lightly buff with a soft cotton rag. The wax will repel water, preventing rust, and also restore luster to dull paint
Learn this chip bag fold and you will never need a clamp ever again! Have you ever had a bag of unfinished potato chips which you want to keep fresh? These simple steps will allow you to close the potato chip bag without using a clip or clamp.