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Title of discussion thread Replies Author Start time Last reply Recs Views
How do I keep my rubber gasket on my blender container 7 no_hypocrisy 18 hrs ago 16 hrs ago 0 192
I don't know where else to post this gardening tip 7 cyclonefence Wednesday Wednesday 8 280
There is a terrible smell in my apartment. I've looked at all the garbages, 20 applegrove Aug 14 Aug 15 2 2302
Can anyone recommend a good brand of towels and washcloths? 12 Nay Aug 5 Aug 9 0 1400
I want to replace my kitchen recessed light bulbs 6 SHRED Jul 30 Jul 30 0 879
Anyone ever tried using cold-pressed castor oil (or other natural remedy) 3 raccoon Apr 2017 Jul 30 0 3642
Cleaning 30+ years of gunk off kitchen cabinets???? how? 13 NMDemDist2 Aug 2016 Jul 30 0 846
first-timer to bleaching clothes, need help 15 steve2470 Jul 16 Jul 18 2 1275
Paper Wasps in our walls 6 woodsprite Jul 17 Jul 17 0 1433
Traps out, but can't seem to catch mice! 12 LuckyLib Jan 2017 Apr 2017 0 782
Darning socks 4 no_hypocrisy Mar 2017 Apr 2017 0 1457
I need some help ... 18 aggiesal Dec 2016 Apr 2017 0 1607
New pots and pans and changing my cooking habits 7 PennyK Mar 2017 Apr 2017 0 2304
Furniture polish? 1 left-of-center2012 Apr 2017 Apr 2017 0 2840
Peppers in vinegar. I like it on greens. Anyone tried adding more vinegar when the vinegar 5 raccoon Mar 2017 Mar 2017 0 3149
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 1716
Tuft & Needle mattress 11 ginnyinWI Sep 2016 Feb 2017 0 892
I'm getting my first freezer 12 PennyK Jan 2017 Feb 2017 0 1298
How to clean bits of gray fluff off a blown ceiling? I have this problem in my room. 3 raccoon Feb 2017 Feb 2017 0 584
HELP!!! HRC is Getting elected POTUS and my curtains aren't clean!!! 4 LaydeeBug Nov 2016 Dec 2016 0 422
What is the correct term for pictures that are on canvas and stretched over 3 raccoon Nov 2016 Dec 2016 0 712
Half a dozen garter snakes found in my garage and basement. 5 no_hypocrisy Oct 2016 Oct 2016 0 1244
How do I remove spilled house paint from the floor of my trunk? 3 no_hypocrisy Oct 2016 Oct 2016 0 535
Need help!!! 6 Paper Roses Sep 2016 Sep 2016 0 683
You don't have to change razor-blades that often. 3 DetlefK Jun 2015 Aug 2016 5 1239
scorch marks on my kitchen counter, ACK! 2 CTyankee Aug 2016 Aug 2016 0 557
Where are the freaking house flies coming from? 6 TexasBushwhacker Jun 2015 Jul 2016 0 1327
frustrating ceiling fan problem 4 shireen Jul 2016 Jul 2016 0 648
30-easy-ways-to-vastly-improve-your-kitchen 4 snagglepuss Mar 2013 Jul 2016 12 1885
Do you ever air-dry your clothes? 21 Pool Hall Ace Feb 2014 Jul 2016 0 2265
need help with window treatment 12 ellenrr Mar 2016 May 2016 0 2024
This message was self-deleted by its author 4 passiveporcupine May 2016 May 2016 0 469
How do you properly dispose of the "new" squiggly light bulbs? 7 no_hypocrisy Mar 2015 May 2016 0 1306
Homemade carpet cleaner solution that really works! 8 kas125 Mar 2016 Apr 2016 5 1956
Gnarly large rust stain on the bottom of my toilet bowl 6 no_hypocrisy Jul 2014 Mar 2016 0 26455
Best vaccum cleaner for pet hair? My squees shed like crazy 4 LaydeeBug Feb 2016 Feb 2016 0 1104
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 1549
This is weird. I Found a Dead Rat in the Chicken Coop. How did that happen? 9 2banon Jul 2014 Feb 2016 0 2242
Did Campbell's soup cans used to be bigger? 3 raccoon Dec 2015 Jan 2016 3 1488
Well after a couple more expensive models (vacuums) 12 nadinbrzezinski Jun 2015 Jan 2016 0 1251
Very interesting bed bug advice, I've never seen before. 22 snagglepuss Dec 2014 Oct 2015 3 3558
Here's an idea... 3 hermetic May 2014 Jul 2015 1 1092
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 0 953
Does anyone have advice on buying a mattress? 13 japple Jan 2015 Jul 2015 0 2817
Is there a secret to the successful use of Murphy's oil soap? 3 Paper Roses Mar 2015 Mar 2015 0 1564
Swifter Sweeper 2 no_hypocrisy Mar 2015 Mar 2015 0 2367
Ok, I broke down and bought a new sofa yesterday!! 15 CountAllVotes Feb 2015 Mar 2015 0 1611
Help for non-slip rubber rug pads 0 Curmudgeoness Mar 2015 Mar 2015 0 567
Used bed pillows 5 no_hypocrisy Sep 2014 Feb 2015 0 1281
Do you buy checks on line? 8 Paper Roses Apr 2014 Jan 2015 0 1437
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 10283
is there an easy way to dust louvered doors? 8 blackcrowflies Oct 2014 Dec 2014 0 19599
Cream of Tartar (found on Facebook) 5 NMDemDist2 Dec 2014 Dec 2014 6 1393
What do I do to fix this? 8 no_hypocrisy Nov 2014 Nov 2014 2 1655
Dressmakers, Tailors, Dress designers - Looking for advice 4 No Vested Interest Oct 2014 Nov 2014 0 1129
Paint over wallpaper? 8 840high Sep 2014 Sep 2014 0 1485
what kind of curtains? 5 ellenrr Sep 2014 Sep 2014 0 1184
How do i combat fruit flies? 12 LaydeeBug Sep 2014 Sep 2014 0 1655
What do I do to dispose of personal care products? 4 no_hypocrisy Sep 2014 Sep 2014 1 1696
what happened to thrift stores and used furniture stores? 14 ellenrr Aug 2014 Sep 2014 0 2378
Steam heating via radiators 7 no_hypocrisy Aug 2014 Aug 2014 0 1839
Furnace Filter 4 Sherman A1 Aug 2014 Aug 2014 1 1088
What do you do with old bed pillows? 5 no_hypocrisy Aug 2014 Aug 2014 0 1468
Bolt on my $380 office chair broke. Need suggestions. 3 Duppers Aug 2014 Aug 2014 0 2072
32 Amazing Websites That Will Save You Money On Everything 1 snagglepuss Jul 2014 Jul 2014 4 1770
31 Household Products You’ll Never Have To Buy Again 2 snagglepuss Jul 2014 Jul 2014 0 1079
50 Things You Should Stop Buying & Start Making 7 mzteris Jun 2014 Jul 2014 5 1690
Waffle Rubber carpet pad has left stains on the wooden floor. 1 patricia92243 Jun 2014 Jun 2014 0 4459
Any suggestions on a vacuum cleaner? 23 Curmudgeoness Apr 2014 Jun 2014 0 2406
Ladies...Never again. What a morning. Hint: don't try it. 6 Paper Roses Mar 2014 Jun 2014 2 2455
Easy way to separate egg whites. 10 Curmudgeoness Jan 2014 May 2014 3 1617
To get your skin unstuck from Superglue’s grip—use fingernail polish remover. 3 raccoon Apr 2014 May 2014 1 959
Grip shelf liner for slippery slippers. I have a pair of slippers 2 raccoon Apr 2014 Apr 2014 1 987
I have the cleanest kitchen curtains I have ever had. 8 Curmudgeoness Jun 2013 Apr 2014 0 13382
free kindle book -- Things My Grandmother Taught Me About Organized Living 5 NMDemDist2 Apr 2014 Apr 2014 0 1227
Does anybody here "no poo" (no shampoo)? 12 pinstikfartherin Dec 2011 Apr 2014 1 4042
Alternatives to a safe deposit box in a bank. 9 Jerry442 Mar 2014 Mar 2014 1 28112
35 Lifechanging Ways To Use Everyday Objects 8 snagglepuss Mar 2013 Mar 2014 4 2787
13 Vegetables That Magically Regrow Themselves (indoors from food scraps) 8 snagglepuss Apr 2013 Mar 2014 8 4362
Melted Plastic bag on toaster. 5 patricia92243 Feb 2014 Feb 2014 1 1295
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