Dont waste your time crying over spilt paint on your lovely carpet. Instead, spring into action before it sets: mix 1 1/2 teaspoons vinegar and 1 1/2 teaspoons laundry detergent into 2 cups warm water. Now sponge away the paint (a task that takes time and elbow grease), and rinse with cold water. If your [...]
If cotton rugs or curtains have faded, simply add 1/3 cup salt to your laundry detergent to brighten the colors. If a rug is too big for the washer machine, scrub it well with a clean rag dipped in salt water
Sick of the candle wax sticking to your beautifulwood furniture pieces? Well here is a fool proof way to remove it without scratching the wood. Put a few ice cubes in a plastic bag and rest the bag on the wax until it becomes brittle. Then gently lift the wax with the edge of a [...]
Although you may wash your glasses daily and they look clean when finished they may still be covered with a thin film of grease, invisible to the naked eye. Well see for yourself by making a thin paste of baking soda and water, dipping a sponge in it, and rubbing the glass or china surface [...]
Sick of spending money on cleaners? Well now you can save time and money by combining 1 cup rubbing alcohol, 1 cup water, and 1 tablespoon white vinegar in a spray bottle. spritz on kitchen surfaces including tile and chrome, wipe off, and watch how quickly the germ-killing polish evaporates!
Have beautiful leather furniture that looks less then beautiful due to scuff marks and watermarks? Well get rid of them in a fast and easy way by rubbing watermarks with white vinegar and get rid of those aweful scuff marks with a pencil eraser!
Hate that nasty soap scum in your shower or by your sinks? Instead of buying that “miracle” product that never actually gets rid of it, stir 3 tablespoons baking soda and 1/2 cup household ammonia into 2 cups warm water. Once you’ve wiped the solution on and rinsed it off with a sponge or rag, [...]
Do you hate those faded curtains hanging in the living room? Or the beautiful rug that has lost its color? Well jazz up the colors by simply adding 1/3 cup of salt to your laundry detergent when you wash them! If a rug is too big to be put in the washer, hand wash it [...]
Have you ever scrubbed walls with different cleaners and nothing seems to remove those lovely pencil marks on the walls? Simply buy yourself a loaf of rye bread! Take a piece of bread and rub, it doesn’t matter if it is seeded or not, the pencil marks should disappear!
Have you ever just finished washing windows and took a step back to admire you work and all you can see are those dreaded streaks? Well fret no more! The best way to get rid of the streaks without having to use a different cleaner is simply a clean blackboard eraser, use in a circular [...]