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Yall who sew, I have a question. I have some old bedsheets (I keep them forever) 8 raccoon Apr 11 Apr 11 0 377
Beyond Lemons and Vinegar: How to Clean With Ketchup, Vodka, Butter and More 1 elleng Apr 5 Apr 8 3 431
Family Budget Calculator 0 left-of-center2012 Mar 30 Mar 30 3 186
Silverware Scrubber..?? 9 Stuart G Jan 2018 Mar 1 0 477
Weird Bathroom Cleaning Tip 8 left-of-center2012 Nov 2017 Nov 2017 2 1303
HOW TO GET RID OF BAD SMELLS 7 elleng Oct 2017 Oct 2017 5 1679
I'm starting to darn socks with holes in them. 11 no_hypocrisy Oct 2017 Oct 2017 0 1589
How do I keep my rubber gasket on my blender container 7 no_hypocrisy Sep 2017 Sep 2017 0 865
I don't know where else to post this gardening tip 7 cyclonefence Sep 2017 Sep 2017 8 2545
There is a terrible smell in my apartment. I've looked at all the garbages, 20 applegrove Aug 2017 Aug 2017 2 2608
Can anyone recommend a good brand of towels and washcloths? 12 Nay Aug 2017 Aug 2017 0 1697
I want to replace my kitchen recessed light bulbs 6 SHRED Jul 2017 Jul 2017 0 1078
Anyone ever tried using cold-pressed castor oil (or other natural remedy) 3 raccoon Apr 2017 Jul 2017 0 3796
Cleaning 30+ years of gunk off kitchen cabinets???? how? 13 NMDemDist2 Aug 2016 Jul 2017 0 1081
first-timer to bleaching clothes, need help 15 steve2470 Jul 2017 Jul 2017 2 1458
Paper Wasps in our walls 6 woodsprite Jul 2017 Jul 2017 0 1564
Traps out, but can't seem to catch mice! 12 LuckyLib Jan 2017 Apr 2017 0 1064
Darning socks 4 no_hypocrisy Mar 2017 Apr 2017 0 1606
I need some help ... 18 aggiesal Dec 2016 Apr 2017 0 1836
New pots and pans and changing my cooking habits 7 PennyK Mar 2017 Apr 2017 0 2670
Furniture polish? 1 left-of-center2012 Apr 2017 Apr 2017 0 2949
Peppers in vinegar. I like it on greens. Anyone tried adding more vinegar when the vinegar 5 raccoon Mar 2017 Mar 2017 0 3290
I just saved a bunch of money by asking if they could do better on a price of a washer & dryer 5 kimbutgar Mar 2017 Mar 2017 10 1865
Tuft & Needle mattress 11 ginnyinWI Sep 2016 Feb 2017 0 1242
I'm getting my first freezer 12 PennyK Jan 2017 Feb 2017 0 1452
How to clean bits of gray fluff off a blown ceiling? I have this problem in my room. 3 raccoon Feb 2017 Feb 2017 0 730
HELP!!! HRC is Getting elected POTUS and my curtains aren't clean!!! 4 LaydeeBug Nov 2016 Dec 2016 0 520
What is the correct term for pictures that are on canvas and stretched over 3 raccoon Nov 2016 Dec 2016 0 814
Half a dozen garter snakes found in my garage and basement. 5 no_hypocrisy Oct 2016 Oct 2016 0 2728
How do I remove spilled house paint from the floor of my trunk? 3 no_hypocrisy Oct 2016 Oct 2016 0 713
Need help!!! 6 Paper Roses Sep 2016 Sep 2016 0 861
You don't have to change razor-blades that often. 3 DetlefK Jun 2015 Aug 2016 5 1589
scorch marks on my kitchen counter, ACK! 2 CTyankee Aug 2016 Aug 2016 0 662
Where are the freaking house flies coming from? 6 TexasBushwhacker Jun 2015 Jul 2016 0 1498
frustrating ceiling fan problem 4 shireen Jul 2016 Jul 2016 0 807
30-easy-ways-to-vastly-improve-your-kitchen 4 snagglepuss Mar 2013 Jul 2016 12 1980
Do you ever air-dry your clothes? 21 Pool Hall Ace Feb 2014 Jul 2016 0 2486
need help with window treatment 12 ellenrr Mar 2016 May 2016 0 2159
This message was self-deleted by its author 4 passiveporcupine May 2016 May 2016 0 578
How do you properly dispose of the "new" squiggly light bulbs? 7 no_hypocrisy Mar 2015 May 2016 0 1456
Homemade carpet cleaner solution that really works! 8 kas125 Mar 2016 Apr 2016 5 2402
Gnarly large rust stain on the bottom of my toilet bowl 6 no_hypocrisy Jul 2014 Mar 2016 0 29422
Best vaccum cleaner for pet hair? My squees shed like crazy 4 LaydeeBug Feb 2016 Feb 2016 0 1233
I've heard for ages to use hydrogen peroxide to remove bloodstains, but IME it doesn't work well. 9 raccoon Oct 2014 Feb 2016 1 1667
This is weird. I Found a Dead Rat in the Chicken Coop. How did that happen? 9 2banon Jul 2014 Feb 2016 0 2652
Did Campbell's soup cans used to be bigger? 3 raccoon Dec 2015 Jan 2016 3 1687
Well after a couple more expensive models (vacuums) 12 nadinbrzezinski Jun 2015 Jan 2016 0 1353
Very interesting bed bug advice, I've never seen before. 22 snagglepuss Dec 2014 Oct 2015 3 3740
Here's an idea... 3 hermetic May 2014 Jul 2015 1 1201
How to make small area rugs (abt 5' X 3') stay in place on carpet--that is the question. 1 raccoon Jul 2015 Jul 2015 0 1032
Does anyone have advice on buying a mattress? 13 japple Jan 2015 Jul 2015 0 3209
Is there a secret to the successful use of Murphy's oil soap? 3 Paper Roses Mar 2015 Mar 2015 0 1654
Swifter Sweeper 2 no_hypocrisy Mar 2015 Mar 2015 0 2452
Ok, I broke down and bought a new sofa yesterday!! 15 CountAllVotes Feb 2015 Mar 2015 0 1758
Help for non-slip rubber rug pads 0 Curmudgeoness Mar 2015 Mar 2015 0 654
Used bed pillows 5 no_hypocrisy Sep 2014 Feb 2015 0 1380
Do you buy checks on line? 8 Paper Roses Apr 2014 Jan 2015 0 1619
Anybody got any hints on how to keep little beads on clothes from falling off? Maybe there’s 5 raccoon Dec 2014 Dec 2014 0 12773
is there an easy way to dust louvered doors? 8 blackcrowflies Oct 2014 Dec 2014 0 22598
Cream of Tartar (found on Facebook) 5 NMDemDist2 Dec 2014 Dec 2014 6 1491
What do I do to fix this? 8 no_hypocrisy Nov 2014 Nov 2014 2 1798
Dressmakers, Tailors, Dress designers - Looking for advice 4 No Vested Interest Oct 2014 Nov 2014 0 1225
Paint over wallpaper? 8 840high Sep 2014 Sep 2014 0 1585
what kind of curtains? 5 ellenrr Sep 2014 Sep 2014 0 1277
How do i combat fruit flies? 12 LaydeeBug Sep 2014 Sep 2014 0 1785
What do I do to dispose of personal care products? 4 no_hypocrisy Sep 2014 Sep 2014 1 1890
what happened to thrift stores and used furniture stores? 14 ellenrr Aug 2014 Sep 2014 0 2477
Steam heating via radiators 7 no_hypocrisy Aug 2014 Aug 2014 0 1924
Furnace Filter 4 Sherman A1 Aug 2014 Aug 2014 1 1167
What do you do with old bed pillows? 5 no_hypocrisy Aug 2014 Aug 2014 0 1601
Bolt on my $380 office chair broke. Need suggestions. 3 Duppers Aug 2014 Aug 2014 0 2255
32 Amazing Websites That Will Save You Money On Everything 1 snagglepuss Jul 2014 Jul 2014 4 1858
31 Household Products You’ll Never Have To Buy Again 2 snagglepuss Jul 2014 Jul 2014 0 1177
50 Things You Should Stop Buying & Start Making 7 mzteris Jun 2014 Jul 2014 5 1816
Waffle Rubber carpet pad has left stains on the wooden floor. 1 patricia92243 Jun 2014 Jun 2014 0 5027
Any suggestions on a vacuum cleaner? 23 Curmudgeoness Apr 2014 Jun 2014 0 2564
Ladies...Never again. What a morning. Hint: don't try it. 6 Paper Roses Mar 2014 Jun 2014 2 2566
Easy way to separate egg whites. 10 Curmudgeoness Jan 2014 May 2014 3 1711
To get your skin unstuck from Superglue’s grip—use fingernail polish remover. 3 raccoon Apr 2014 May 2014 1 1053
Grip shelf liner for slippery slippers. I have a pair of slippers 2 raccoon Apr 2014 Apr 2014 1 1129
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