Place a dishwasher-safe cup filled with plain white vinegar on the top rack of the dishwasher. Using the hottest water available, run the dishwasher through a cycle – The vinegar will help wash away loose, greasy grime, sanitizes, and removes musty odor.
Sparkling Castle - for old or dirty grout add 7 cups water, cup baking soda, cup lemon juice, cup vinegar into a spray bottle; Spray onto grout and let sit. Scrub with a brush and mop off excess. Sparkling grout from Sparkling Castle.
Temporary Extension Cord Protection - If you're having a party or some other event in the yard and you need additional electricity sources, here's a great way to keep extension cord plugs dry. Cut notches in the opposite sides of a reusable plastic contai
remove a tick: Apply a dollop of liquid soap to a cotton ball. Cover the tick with the soap-soaked cotton ball and dab it a few seconds the tick will spontaneously detach themselves and stick to the cotton when you take away the prop.
Unblock Your Drains: Mix together 1 cup salt and cup baking soda; pour it down the drain; and then pour a kettle of boiling water down the drain as well. You can also use baking soda, white vinegar, and boiling water.
Mosquito trap - Cut top off 2 liter bottle. Invert cone inside straight part of bottle and glue together. Add 1 tsp yeast and cup sugar to luke warm water, and pour in bottle. Mosquitoes are attracted to the carbon dioxide produced
Simply pour 2 cups of CLUB SODA directly in the center of a fire ant mound. The whole colony will be dead within about two days. Each mound must be treated individually and a one liter bottle of club soda will kill 2 to 3 mounds.