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I think I'm going to learn an expensive lesson 7 PJMcK Feb 2021 May 29 13 3483
How much is the cost to fix a rump-sprung chair? 3 Grasswire2 Jan 2021 Mar 2021 0 5262
Strawberry huller Best and Smart kitchen Gadget 0 salmannaseem07 Mar 2021 Mar 2021 1 1069
I wear long sleeved tees a lot in cold weather. 18 raccoon Dec 2020 Mar 2021 0 6376
So, today, I dumped a 25 gal steel pail pail of wood ashes. 7 OAITW r.2.0 Feb 2021 Feb 2021 4 3607
Self flying helicopter Toy 1 salmannaseem07 Jan 2021 Jan 2021 1 1319
Is anyone else noticing bathroom sink clogs from some of the newer tartar control toothpastes like 9 hlthe2b Aug 2019 Dec 2020 5 4875
Any ideas? I just had 2 boards replaced on my outside stairs. The new boards are pressure treated. 5 Paper Roses Sep 2020 Dec 2020 1 3929
Best product to clean cooking range? 7 question everything Nov 2020 Nov 2020 0 1247
Bug identification. What is it? (Anthropod?) 3 PSPS Nov 2020 Nov 2020 1 1655
This message was self-deleted by its author 2 Chin music Nov 2020 Nov 2020 7 1863
Water Heater Question 14 Mme. Defarge Nov 2020 Nov 2020 1 1207
leaf blowers? 9 question everything Oct 2020 Oct 2020 0 1740
Apartment Dwellers Need Out of Your Lease? 15 Calma Oct 2020 Oct 2020 0 1751
Could there be a problem with another tenant storing 15+ large plastic bags of empty water 10 no_hypocrisy Sep 2020 Sep 2020 1 2268
Weighted blankets - a newer concept to me. Experiences with, please. 10 No Vested Interest Nov 2019 Sep 2020 2 2550
I learned something about Clorox bleach today.... 10 Ohiogal Aug 2020 Aug 2020 16 2843
This message was self-deleted by its author 3 left-of-center2012 Jul 2020 Jul 2020 1 2455
Has anyone ever observed that after a short time, clothes that are lightly wrinkled, seem to lose 8 raccoon Jul 2020 Jul 2020 1 2942
Never Touch This One Thing in a Public Restroom 18 mfcorey1 Jun 2020 Jun 2020 50 6788
50 Monumental Mistakes These Homeowners Made 2 mfcorey1 Jun 2020 Jun 2020 0 2900
30 Day De-Cluttering / Cleaning Challenge 8 littlemissmartypants Mar 2020 Apr 2020 10 4384
Where are the freaking house flies coming from? 7 TexasBushwhacker Jun 2015 Mar 2020 0 4318
Mops! 6 DonaldsRump Mar 2020 Mar 2020 2 1010
Help! First disposal quit working, but no problem with dishwasher. 14 Tipperary Mar 2020 Mar 2020 1 1476
Do robotic vacuum cleaners really work 13 rayshow Jan 2020 Mar 2020 2 4565
Easy & frugal way of removing perspiration stains on shirts. It works! 3 Niagara Jan 2020 Jan 2020 9 2635
Keep Water Softeners from Harming Our Waters 2 kat3rinamarquez Jun 2019 Jan 2020 7 1305
Protecting the thin layer of enamel on my stovetop. 1 no_hypocrisy Dec 2019 Dec 2019 0 935
Decluttering: 6 Ways To Deal With Sentimental Items, Tips 8 appalachiablue Nov 2019 Nov 2019 10 1659
Any suggestions on a vacuum cleaner? 24 Curmudgeoness Apr 2014 Nov 2019 0 4461
HOW TO GET RID OF BAD SMELLS 9 elleng Oct 2017 Oct 2019 5 3660
Amazon offers a way to delete Alexa recordings automatically 0 mfcorey1 Sep 2019 Sep 2019 1 1034
Security flaws in a popular smart home hub let hackers unlock front doors 4 Eugene Jul 2019 Sep 2019 3 2519
I killed a black widow in my house today... 23 blur256 Nov 2018 Sep 2019 0 2223
Trying to find an old-school, thin, cotton mattress pad 11 ekelly Sep 2019 Sep 2019 1 1477
After 34 years.... 15 yonder Aug 2019 Aug 2019 1 1068
I saw a rat in my apt tonight. I have lived here 24 BigmanPigman Oct 2018 Jul 2019 3 2497
50 Things You Should Stop Buying & Start Making 8 mzteris Jun 2014 Jul 2019 5 3227
My advice. Run away from LG refrigerators. 16 BootinUp Dec 2018 Jul 2019 2 1923
Need plumbers' advice 6 hermetic May 2019 Jul 2019 0 1036
Recommendation for a barrier shrub or grass that is non-invasive, yet provides some privacy. 4 TheBlackAdder Apr 2019 Apr 2019 0 1042
Know your vinegars. 1 procon Mar 2019 Mar 2019 3 1047
Getting rid of raccoons and skunks in the yard 7 DonaldsRump Mar 2019 Mar 2019 3 1294
There is a terrible smell in my apartment. I've looked at all the garbages, 24 applegrove Aug 2017 Dec 2018 2 4678
Anybody ever tried that expensive cat litter that comes in large containers? 6 raccoon Oct 2018 Dec 2018 0 1373
I'm starting to darn socks with holes in them. 12 no_hypocrisy Oct 2017 Nov 2018 0 2972
Are hot glue guns more effective (holds better) than Gorilla Glue? 8 no_hypocrisy May 2018 Nov 2018 1 1314
What causes some items of clothing or towels to develop black spots? 5 raccoon May 2018 Aug 2018 0 1290
Should I kill spiders in my home? An entomologist explains why not to. 20 Cattledog Aug 2018 Aug 2018 11 2347
Environmentally Responsible Coffee Brewing 6 Ohiogal Jun 2018 Jun 2018 0 1416
This blog has some great household tips 3 The empressof all Sep 2012 May 2018 3 2575
Help! I need a clothes iron. I bought a Eureka, and I hate the thing. 9 Nay May 2018 May 2018 1 1597
Do you regularly wash your pillows? Do we really need to? 7 raccoon Apr 2018 Apr 2018 0 1413
Yall who sew, I have a question. I have some old bedsheets (I keep them forever) 8 raccoon Apr 2018 Apr 2018 0 1597
Beyond Lemons and Vinegar: How to Clean With Ketchup, Vodka, Butter and More 1 elleng Apr 2018 Apr 2018 3 1883
Family Budget Calculator 0 left-of-center2012 Mar 2018 Mar 2018 3 898
Silverware Scrubber..?? 9 Stuart G Jan 2018 Mar 2018 0 1471
Weird Bathroom Cleaning Tip 8 left-of-center2012 Nov 2017 Nov 2017 2 2768
How do I keep my rubber gasket on my blender container 7 no_hypocrisy Sep 2017 Sep 2017 0 1777
I don't know where else to post this gardening tip 7 cyclonefence Sep 2017 Sep 2017 8 3752
Can anyone recommend a good brand of towels and washcloths? 12 Nay Aug 2017 Aug 2017 0 2874
I want to replace my kitchen recessed light bulbs 6 SHRED Jul 2017 Jul 2017 0 1828
Anyone ever tried using cold-pressed castor oil (or other natural remedy) 3 raccoon Apr 2017 Jul 2017 0 4494
Cleaning 30+ years of gunk off kitchen cabinets???? how? 13 NMDemDist2 Aug 2016 Jul 2017 0 2198
first-timer to bleaching clothes, need help 15 steve2470 Jul 2017 Jul 2017 2 2502
Paper Wasps in our walls 6 woodsprite Jul 2017 Jul 2017 0 2371
Traps out, but can't seem to catch mice! 12 LuckyLib Jan 2017 Apr 2017 0 1944
Darning socks 4 no_hypocrisy Mar 2017 Apr 2017 0 2324
I need some help ... 18 aggiesal Dec 2016 Apr 2017 0 3178
New pots and pans and changing my cooking habits 7 PennyK Mar 2017 Apr 2017 0 3765
Furniture polish? 1 left-of-center2012 Apr 2017 Apr 2017 0 3563
Peppers in vinegar. I like it on greens. Anyone tried adding more vinegar when the vinegar 5 raccoon Mar 2017 Mar 2017 0 4375
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 2675
Tuft & Needle mattress 11 ginnyinWI Sep 2016 Feb 2017 0 2577
I'm getting my first freezer 12 PennyK Jan 2017 Feb 2017 0 2382
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 1396
HELP!!! HRC is Getting elected POTUS and my curtains aren't clean!!! 4 LaydeeBug Nov 2016 Dec 2016 0 1200
What is the correct term for pictures that are on canvas and stretched over 3 raccoon Nov 2016 Dec 2016 0 1680
Half a dozen garter snakes found in my garage and basement. 5 no_hypocrisy Oct 2016 Oct 2016 0 3843
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