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Cork/bulletin board makeover. This link explains in detail how to do it but basically you spray adhesive on cloth, then tack it all down. She also tells how to make some pretty cute rhinestone thumbtacks.

DIY Cat Window Perch | Shelterness

tutorial for making the fastest, easiest pillowcase ever

Natural at-home spa treatments.

Stove-top potpourri kits. Cute neighbor gift idea: one orange, 1/2 c cranberries, 1 Tbs whole cloves, 3 sticks cinnamon, a bit of grated nutmeg. Instructions: "Quarter the orange, place all in a small saucepan filled with water and simmer on lowest setting. Refill water as needed."

Staple old shirts to a canvas! Would be neat for a game room... Because who has time to make a t-shirt quilt? Also great for a dorm room, cheap, fast and easy unique decor that's light weight and can hang up with a 3M command hook so no wall damage!!

Natural Room Scents

baking soda to clean a couch

Cheap Garbage Disposal Cleaner/Deodorizer Slice lemons, put in ice cube trays and cover with vinegar. Freeze. Store in a ziplock bag. Pop one of these little cubes in the garbage disposal and grind away! Use these all the time! Love them!

DIY Gift Wrap Station

How to clean your dryer vent, which you should do every year to prevent fires!

Add orange peels (or any citrus peel) to a quart of white vinegar in a closed container and let it set for two weeks. Combine citrus/vinegar solution half/half with water and use for cleaning. Works on floors, tile, fixtures, etc. Smells good and is tough on scum! Best of all there are no chemicals.

Erase hard water stains with a lemon and other tips to naturally clean your bathroom

Hand painted glasses. Use acrylic paint and the back end of a paint brush for the dots then put in a cold oven preheat to 350 then let sit for 30 min. Turn off oven and let cool with the glasses still in

How to properly clean your makeup brushes. (a tablespoon of white vinegar in a cup of hot water, then a 20 minute soak, followed by a hot, then cold rinse and pat dry will do it. Disinfects, dissolves grease/makeup, leaves no film, and inexpensive.)

Use alcohol in a spray bottle to kill bugs in your home instead of the toxic stuff in the can. Alcohol dries clean with no oily residue and is more effective than the bug sprays you'd buy in the store. Try it, you'll be amazed.

Natural drain cleaner

Doctor Oz said that this Flawless Skin Home Remedy is a great way to clear your complexion. The aspirin has salicylic acid which helps to remove acne and pimples since it is like a chemical peel. The lemon juice has vitamin C and helps minimize sun damage to your skin. Baking soda works great at the end to neutralize the salicylic acid. 1. Mash up 6-12 non-coated aspirins and combine with freshly squeeze lemon juice. 2. Let the aspirin dissolve until it turns into a paste. 3. Apply the mas...

Good to remember: Lemon, rosemary and vanilla home deodorizer - let simmer all day, adding water when needed. Williams Sonoma store smell!

15 Natural Beauty Recipes