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27 Clever New Ways To Use Your Kitchen Appliances

Take one of your ring clips and turn it around the corner so that it’s hanging on the bracket rather than the rod. Then run the rest of your clips on the rod like normal. Goodbye annoying side light! This is so smart! Dc

How To Paint Furniture Without Showing Brush Strokes

When ever we go to the pool or beach, I place my phone in a snack size ziplock baggie. I can still use my phone through the plastic with my wet sandy hands...why haven't I thought of this!!

I tell all my patients this at physical therapy! Homemade Ice packs: 1 part rubbing alcohol to 3 parts water, gets really cold, but never hardens so you can manipulate it. every athlete (or mom) should pin this!

I do this already, but might as well share an awesome tip!! This is my favorite pin right now! I just put shirts away and it makes me so mad when you can't see all of them, and Robert always picks off the top so he ends up wearing the same shirts always. I'll stop ranting and go organize now!! :D

Latest studies show sinusitis is the nation’s number one chronic health problem. And this condition doesn’t just spur congestion and facial pain, it also makes sufferers six times more likely to feel achy all-over. Horseradish to the rescue! According to German researchers, this eye-watering condiment naturally revs up blood flow to the sinus cavities, helping to open and drain clogged sinuses and heal sinus infections more quickly than decongestant sprays do. The study-recommended dose: One ...

waterproof shoes. HECK YES

What a livesaver!! How to Laminate With an Iron. So happy I found this, don't have to buy a laminator machine!

Cool uses for the Mr. Clean Magic Eraser

ONLY use this and it leaves floor spotless. (Heavy duty floor cleaner recipe: ¼ cup white vinegar 1 tablespoon liquid dish soap ¼ cup baking soda 2 gallons tap water, very warm.) It leaves everything smelling amazing.

Dollar Tree to buys and not to buys! This is a GREAT pin.. The comments on the post are pretty helpful too..

How to tie your running shoes to fit your feet better. a podiatrist showed her this trick! wow - the high arches, vs. wide foot tie is fantastic. So many different ties! Pin now, read later...

My grandma taught me this many years ago. Refreshing towels I use this trick all the time since I noticed my towels smelling funky. It works! - Over time, towels build up detergent and fabric softener, leaving them unable to absorb as much water and smelly. Recharge them by washing them once with hot water and 1cup vinegar, then a 2nd time with hot water and half cup baking soda. This strips the residue and leaves them fresh and able to absorb more water again. Works like a charm!

The appliance repairman told me using the self-cleaning feature takes years off the life of an oven. The best oven cleaner! Cover bottom of oven with baking soda, then pour vinegar so it's all wet. Let sit around 20 minutes or so then wipe all of it out with damp cloth or sponge. I leave my oven door open too. After drying you may see some white residue, wipe again.

Remembering this when i paint my new house -- To get rid of paint fumes... add a tablespoon of vanilla extract to a gallon of paint, mix well. It does not effect paint color! And makes the whole room smell like vanilla when you're done! Need this now!!!

do it yourself divas: DIY: Painting without the fumes

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Gloss your forever 21 or cheap jewlery to keep from turning colors!

Each family member has a "coaster" to place their glass of the day on. No more "grab a glass & put in the sink"... 50 x's a day! Great idea!

Enable “Kid Mode” on iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch. How did I not know about this before? Best pin yet!

Tips from the Homefront: Moving Tips Made Simple

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Moving, tips and tricks from a professional organizer. Definitely one to pin now.

Do-It-Yourself Car Detailing - All the tips and tricks to that new car smell

Easy Upholstery Stain Remover. 1 cup Dawn blue dish soap 1 cup white vinegar 1 cup club soda A heavy duty spray bottle A scrub brush

Learn this chip bag fold and you will never need a clamp ever again! You learn something new every day on Pinterest!