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New Uses for Accessories - Accent pieces work double time with these creative twists. Reuse cooking oil as a shoe polish - Use a damp cloth to wipe away dirt, then apply a small drop of oil to a soft cloth and rub the surface to remove scuff marks.

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Vegetable oil will put a shine on leather shoes. Vegetable oil will put a shine on leather shoes. Use a damp cloth to remove any dirt, then run a soft cloth with a drop of oil over the surface to (literally) add polish.

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We love this trick for dusting off the blades of a grimy ceiling fan without getting a face full of dust. Simply slide each blade, one at a time, into a pillowcase and wipe off the blade with the inside of the pillowcase. All the dust, dirt, and debris will stay inside. Then simply shake out the case outside and […]
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We love this trick for dusting off the blades of a grimy ceiling fan without getting a face full of dust. Simply slide each blade, one at a time, into a pillowcase and wipe off the blade with the inside of the pillowcase. All the dust, dirt, and debris will stay inside. Then simply shake out the case outside and […]

We love this trick for dusting off the blades of a grimy ceiling fan without getting a face full of dust. Simply slide each blade, one at a time, into a pillowcase and wipe off the blade with the inside of the pillowcase. All the dust, dirt, and debris will stay inside. Then simply shake out the case outside and […]
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Kleine Sachen in Gläsern mit Schraubverschluss aufbewahren. Um die Klebereste auf Altglas zu entfernen: Pflanzliches Öl mit Backpulver mischen.
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Homemade Goo Gone- I tried this on a few glass bottles (used an old toothbrush to work it in) and it worked well. parts baking soda to one part veg.

How To Make Homemade Goo Gone - Recycled glass jars and bottles can be put to lots of good use around the house for storage or decorating. The most challenging…

Kleine Sachen in Gläsern mit Schraubverschluss aufbewahren. Um die Klebereste auf Altglas zu entfernen: Pflanzliches Öl mit Backpulver mischen.

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This tip has saved my brushes many, many, times. Thanks to Laura Cox of Heart of the Home Stencils who first led me to Murphy's Oil Soap! "If you petrify a brush just soak it in Murphy's for 24 to 48 hours and it dissolves all the paint and makes it like new."
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This tip has saved my brushes many, many, times. Thanks to Laura Cox of Heart of the Home Stencils who first led me to Murphy's Oil Soap! "If you petrify a brush just soak it in Murphy's for 24 to 48 hours and it dissolves all the paint and makes it like new."

This tip has saved my brushes many, many, times.  Thanks to Laura Cox of Heart of the Home Stencils who first led me to Murphy's Oil Soap!    "If you petrify a brush just soak it in Murphy's for 24 to 48 hours and it dissolves all the paint and makes it like new."
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How To SET The Color In New Clothes and Towels.
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Set color in new clothes, towels etc. Practical Household Uses For SaltOne Good Thing by Jillee

How To SET The Colour In New Clothes and Towels. This really works. Back in the I nearly killed myself trying to fade jeans, but found that Mom had set the dye with salt.

how to set dye in clothing and other incredible uses for SALT! cleaning stains to keeping fruit from browning to extending milk and cheese from molding.

How To SET The Color In New Clothes and Towels.

How To SET The Color In New Clothes and Towels.
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Cleaning Tips on Spring Cleaning, quick clean and Green Cleaning Recipes. Hopefully these work as I'm becoming more concerned about neurotoxins in my household cleaning products.

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33 Homemade Remedies For Cleaning.get rid of toxic cleaning products-most work better than store bought products.

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