Household Tips & Tricks Archive

How To Prevent Your Dog From Peeing On Your Carpet

Your dog may be peeing inside because she can smell past accidents, which can lead her to think that this is the right place to do her business. For this reason, enzymatic cleaners, which eliminate smells, are essential for dealing with messes. To help avoid new messes, keep her off carpeted areas — she may

How To Get Rid Of Bathroom Scum

Learn how to remove hard water stains from your faucets, bathtub, toilet, and more! It’s so easy, you’ll wonder why you didn’t do it sooner. Try either of these methods: Epsom salt scrub. Ingredients: small mixing bowl, 1 cup Epsom salts, 1/2 cup baking soda, 1/4 cup liquid dish soap. Put all ingredients in a small mixing bowl

How To Remove Sharpie Marks

Here is a guide to removing permanent marker from just about anything. Always use on a test spot first.

10 Blow Away Uses For A Hair Dryer

Your hairdryer is more than just a beauty appliance. Bet you didn’t know that you have an incredibly versatile product. When you are done making your hair prettier then consider these other uses: Dusting. Use a hairdryer in those harder to dust places such as lamps, ceiling fans or high shelves. Warm up your bed.

How To Clean Your Patio Cushions

Clean your patio cushions with just two ingredients, a spray bottle and a nylon brush. Use about 1 tablespoon of Borax, pour around 3-4 tablespoons Dawn soap in there, filled the rest of the bottle with water and let it dissolve in the spray bottle. Spray it all over the cushion and let sit for

No Sew Way To Repair A Damaged T-Shirt

Say goodbye to those annoying tiny t-shirt holes with this quick and easy repair! You don’t even need to use a needle and thread. You will need: Damaged shirt Iron Ironing board Fusible bonding web Cutaway stabilizer Parchment paper Spray bottle filled with water Semi-iridescent pressed cloth Watch video to see how easy it is: