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(Sorry for superficial topic on important day!) Seeking help with jute rug 4 cilla4progress Tuesday Tuesday 0 209
Appliances Made to BREAK! What Should You Buy Built to LAST? 4 TheBlackAdder Jun 18 Jun 19 11 624
Weeds 20 question everything May 29 Jun 10 2 518
My refrigerator broke over last weekend... 6 TreasonousBastard Jun 3 Jun 3 2 677
This message was self-deleted by its author 0 TreasonousBastard Jun 3 Jun 3 0 191
Weird problem with roof leak. It leaks when there is no rain. Fixed! 12 alfredo Mar 2022 May 19 1 1177
Advice wanted: Pest control company is being a pest 12 Wicked Blue Apr 13 Apr 24 4 869
Oh how I hate insurance companies 9 Chainfire Apr 12 Apr 12 9 647
Nest Thermostat Question.... 2 global1 Apr 2022 Apr 2022 1 447
So I got the latest CoViD tests delivered today. Carefully opened the HUGE bubblewrap 6 niyad Mar 2022 Mar 2022 7 1009
The FlyLady cleaning method is huge on TikTok. What is it? 11 Jilly_in_VA Mar 2022 Mar 2022 3 1023
I wear long sleeved tees a lot in cold weather. 20 raccoon Dec 2020 Mar 2022 0 7831
Where does dust come from? Where does so much dust come from? 12 bucolic_frolic Dec 2021 Feb 2022 4 1732
Water Heater Question 15 Mme. Defarge Nov 2020 Feb 2022 1 2522
How to remove pieces of old, hard rubber bands from other things? 11 raccoon Nov 2021 Feb 2022 0 1492
DIY Acid-washed jeans? 7 bucolic_frolic Jan 2022 Jan 2022 0 649
Give Houseplants New Life With DIY Kokedama Moss Balls 3 Sherman A1 Jan 2022 Jan 2022 7 1150
Any ideas? I just had 2 boards replaced on my outside stairs. The new boards are pressure treated. 6 Paper Roses Sep 2020 Dec 2021 1 5685
kitchen sink: Double, Single or Asymmetrical? (Poll) 21 RamblingRose Nov 2021 Nov 2021 0 1231
Best Flannel Sheets 17 Tomconroy Oct 2021 Oct 2021 5 1130
Is Your Oven Stuck on 350 Degrees? It's Not Broken, It's in Sabbath Mode. 2 question everything Aug 2021 Aug 2021 1 1929
Pandemic milk preparedness 9 Shermann Jul 2021 Jul 2021 3 2347
I think I'm going to learn an expensive lesson 7 PJMcK Feb 2021 May 2021 14 7052
How much is the cost to fix a rump-sprung chair? 3 Grasswire2 Jan 2021 Mar 2021 0 8849
Strawberry huller Best and Smart kitchen Gadget 0 salmannaseem07 Mar 2021 Mar 2021 1 1587
So, today, I dumped a 25 gal steel pail pail of wood ashes. 7 OAITW r.2.0 Feb 2021 Feb 2021 4 5367
Self flying helicopter Toy 1 salmannaseem07 Jan 2021 Jan 2021 1 1745
Is anyone else noticing bathroom sink clogs from some of the newer tartar control toothpastes like 9 hlthe2b Aug 2019 Dec 2020 5 7875
Best product to clean cooking range? 7 question everything Nov 2020 Nov 2020 0 2016
Bug identification. What is it? (Anthropod?) 3 PSPS Nov 2020 Nov 2020 1 2253
This message was self-deleted by its author 2 Chin music Nov 2020 Nov 2020 7 2731
leaf blowers? 9 question everything Oct 2020 Oct 2020 0 2313
Apartment Dwellers Need Out of Your Lease? 15 Calma Oct 2020 Oct 2020 0 2590
Could there be a problem with another tenant storing 15+ large plastic bags of empty water 10 no_hypocrisy Sep 2020 Sep 2020 1 3017
Weighted blankets - a newer concept to me. Experiences with, please. 10 No Vested Interest Nov 2019 Sep 2020 2 3555
I learned something about Clorox bleach today.... 10 Ohiogal Aug 2020 Aug 2020 16 3581
This message was self-deleted by its author 3 left-of-center2012 Jul 2020 Jul 2020 1 2622
Has anyone ever observed that after a short time, clothes that are lightly wrinkled, seem to lose 8 raccoon Jul 2020 Jul 2020 1 3656
Never Touch This One Thing in a Public Restroom 18 mfcorey1 Jun 2020 Jun 2020 50 7657
50 Monumental Mistakes These Homeowners Made 2 mfcorey1 Jun 2020 Jun 2020 0 3437
30 Day De-Cluttering / Cleaning Challenge 8 littlemissmartypants Mar 2020 Apr 2020 10 4850
Where are the freaking house flies coming from? 7 TexasBushwhacker Jun 2015 Mar 2020 0 4967
Mops! 6 DonaldsRump Mar 2020 Mar 2020 2 1549
Help! First disposal quit working, but no problem with dishwasher. 14 Tipperary Mar 2020 Mar 2020 1 2409
Do robotic vacuum cleaners really work 13 rayshow Jan 2020 Mar 2020 2 5087
Easy & frugal way of removing perspiration stains on shirts. It works! 3 Niagara Jan 2020 Jan 2020 9 3225
Keep Water Softeners from Harming Our Waters 2 kat3rinamarquez Jun 2019 Jan 2020 7 1666
Protecting the thin layer of enamel on my stovetop. 1 no_hypocrisy Dec 2019 Dec 2019 0 1327
Decluttering: 6 Ways To Deal With Sentimental Items, Tips 8 appalachiablue Nov 2019 Nov 2019 10 2373
Any suggestions on a vacuum cleaner? 24 Curmudgeoness Apr 2014 Nov 2019 0 5773
HOW TO GET RID OF BAD SMELLS 9 elleng Oct 2017 Oct 2019 5 4522
Amazon offers a way to delete Alexa recordings automatically 0 mfcorey1 Sep 2019 Sep 2019 1 1353
Security flaws in a popular smart home hub let hackers unlock front doors 4 Eugene Jul 2019 Sep 2019 3 2882
I killed a black widow in my house today... 23 blur256 Nov 2018 Sep 2019 0 3016
Trying to find an old-school, thin, cotton mattress pad 11 ekelly Sep 2019 Sep 2019 1 2346
After 34 years.... 15 yonder Aug 2019 Aug 2019 1 1489
I saw a rat in my apt tonight. I have lived here 24 BigmanPigman Oct 2018 Jul 2019 3 3228
50 Things You Should Stop Buying & Start Making 8 mzteris Jun 2014 Jul 2019 5 4035
My advice. Run away from LG refrigerators. 16 BootinUp Dec 2018 Jul 2019 2 2520
Need plumbers' advice 6 hermetic May 2019 Jul 2019 0 1267
Recommendation for a barrier shrub or grass that is non-invasive, yet provides some privacy. 4 TheBlackAdder Apr 2019 Apr 2019 0 1309
Know your vinegars. 1 procon Mar 2019 Mar 2019 3 1264
Getting rid of raccoons and skunks in the yard 7 DonaldsRump Mar 2019 Mar 2019 3 1694
There is a terrible smell in my apartment. I've looked at all the garbages, 24 applegrove Aug 2017 Dec 2018 2 5943
Anybody ever tried that expensive cat litter that comes in large containers? 6 raccoon Oct 2018 Dec 2018 0 1874
I'm starting to darn socks with holes in them. 12 no_hypocrisy Oct 2017 Nov 2018 0 3473
Are hot glue guns more effective (holds better) than Gorilla Glue? 8 no_hypocrisy May 2018 Nov 2018 1 1587
What causes some items of clothing or towels to develop black spots? 5 raccoon May 2018 Aug 2018 0 1564
Should I kill spiders in my home? An entomologist explains why not to. 20 Cattledog Aug 2018 Aug 2018 11 3278
Environmentally Responsible Coffee Brewing 6 Ohiogal Jun 2018 Jun 2018 0 1746
This blog has some great household tips 3 The empressof all Sep 2012 May 2018 3 2829
Help! I need a clothes iron. I bought a Eureka, and I hate the thing. 9 Nay May 2018 May 2018 1 1930
Do you regularly wash your pillows? Do we really need to? 7 raccoon Apr 2018 Apr 2018 0 1622
Yall who sew, I have a question. I have some old bedsheets (I keep them forever) 8 raccoon Apr 2018 Apr 2018 0 1929
Beyond Lemons and Vinegar: How to Clean With Ketchup, Vodka, Butter and More 1 elleng Apr 2018 Apr 2018 3 2097
Family Budget Calculator 0 left-of-center2012 Mar 2018 Mar 2018 3 1097
Silverware Scrubber..?? 9 Stuart G Jan 2018 Mar 2018 0 1691
Weird Bathroom Cleaning Tip 8 left-of-center2012 Nov 2017 Nov 2017 2 3089
How do I keep my rubber gasket on my blender container 7 no_hypocrisy Sep 2017 Sep 2017 0 2047
I don't know where else to post this gardening tip 7 cyclonefence Sep 2017 Sep 2017 8 4100
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