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How to Clean Wood Furniture

21 votes, 3.67 avg. rating (73% score)

Remove everything from dirt to crayon marks from your wood furniture with our simple cleaning tips. Clean Wood... Read More »

How to Get Rid of Fleas on Pets | Natural and Herbal Remedies

How to Get Rid of Fleas on Pets | Natural and Herbal Remedies

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

Wondering how to get rid of fleas on your cat or dog? Fleas have always been a nuisance... Read More »

How to Repair Torn Upholstery | DIY

9 votes, 3.78 avg. rating (75% score)

Sending an upholstered couch or chair to be recovered when the fabric gets torn can sometimes cost as... Read More »

Locate a Leak under the Sink

3 votes, 4.33 avg. rating (84% score)

If you have water dripping under the sink, you have to locate the source before you can fix... Read More »

Make a Lavender Air Freshener

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

“In the Middle Ages, the laundress was called the lavender,” says Lorraine Kiefer, herbal expert and owner of... Read More »

Make Spices Last Longer

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Herbs and spices add so much the essence of a savory dish, but they can be a bit... Read More »

Make Your Own Cleaning Supplies

2 votes, 3.00 avg. rating (66% score)

10. To clean gummed-up holes in a steam iron, mix well 1/3 cup white vinegar and 1 tablespoon... Read More »

Old Fashioned Ways to Clean Brass

Old Fashioned Ways to Clean Brass

5 votes, 4.60 avg. rating (89% score)

Earl Proulx received a lot of letters after he ran a tip in his “Plain Talk” column in... Read More »

Organize Pots and Pans in the Kitchen

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

Is clutter overtaking your kitchen? Are you out of space in your cabinets? If so, follow these tips... Read More »

Organize the Bedroom Closet

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A bedroom can be an oasis of calm-your last stronghold of serenity in a busy life. You’ll certainly... Read More »

Poison Ivy and Oak Treatment

Poison Ivy and Oak Treatment

90 votes, 3.35 avg. rating (67% score)

Make Your Own Salty Sea “Epsom salts dry things out,” Dr. Zug says. “They are especially good for... Read More »

Prevent Tiled Showers from Leaking

3 votes, 4.33 avg. rating (84% score)

A tiled shower can significantly upgrade the look of a bathroom, but hairline cracks in the tile grout... Read More »

Quick Cleaning Tips for Kitchens and Baths

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Steam-Clean Your Microwave The inside of your microwave oven probably looks like an abstract painting: spaghetti sauce from... Read More »

Raccoon Deterrent | 4 Ways to Keep Raccoons out of Garbage Cans

Raccoon Deterrent | 4 Ways to Keep Raccoons out of Garbage Cans

7 votes, 3.57 avg. rating (72% score)

A reader wrote to tell me that raccoons had raided his garbage cans three nights in a row.... Read More »

Remove Candle Wax from Fabric

45 votes, 3.60 avg. rating (72% score)

It happens. You’re having a dinner party and fail to notice the wax from your taper candles dripping... Read More »

Safely Clean Your TV Screen

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

Before you clean your TV screen, turn off the set and wait till it’s cool. If you don’t,... Read More »

Sweeping Tips for the Kitchen Floor

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

Sweeping a tile or linoleum kitchen floor can be a dust-swirling proposition, particularly if you’ve had a recent... Read More »

Tips to Wash Windows

1 vote, 3.00 avg. rating (69% score)

Nobody enjoys washing windows, but it’s a chore that has to be done. When you want your glass... Read More »

Treat Bee Stings and Other Bug Bites

1 vote, 5.00 avg. rating (89% score)

One of the downsides to summer, bee stings can be pretty painful annoyances. And there are plenty of... Read More »



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