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10 things you never clean but should

Cleaning

You Should Put a Bowl of Vinegar in Your Dishwasher

White vinegar is the darling of homemade cleaning supplies. Whether someone is committed to green cleaning, wants a hard-working multi-purpose …

Cleaning

10 uses for shredded paper

Create fire starters, packing material, add it to kitty litter and more.<p>Not all curbside recycling programs take shredded paper, particularly those …

Crafting

7 Two-Minute Habits That Will Keep Your Home Cleaner All Week

Keeping up with household chores can be a drag, but it doesn’t have to be as time-consuming as you think. So, what’s the secret? Perpetually tidy …

Cleaning

Beware This New Gmail Scam That Is Tricking Even Tech-Savvy Users

Here is what you need to know in order to stay safe from a new, sophisticated phishing attack.<p>Hackers have launched a new phishing attack that is tricking even tech-savvy users. Here is what you need to know in order to protect yourself.<p>The attack works like this: Hackers who have breached …

15 Home Organization Resolutions You Can Conquer in Just One Day

You'll be far more successful with bite-sized tasks verses one giant goal.<p>If you've declared 2017 as the <i>year</i> you finally get your whole house under control, you're doing it wrong. Talk about overwhelming. Instead, break this big goal into smaller ones that will only take one day maximum to …

18 fixes for every home's most annoying problems (part two)

Here we are with part two of our fabulous guide to eradicating all those annoying little flaws in your home, and we have another nine fantastic …

33 DIY Gifts That'll Make People Say "You MADE That?!"

It's the thought that counts, but you may as well make it cute too.

How to keep bananas fresh, spread hard butter, and make perfect pasta: 11 food hacks you need to know

Juicy lemons, soft ice cream, fresh bananas and more – these quick and easy food hacks will make your life easier and mean you spend far less time in the kitchen.<p>Fry your pasta<p>Harold McGee, author of An Encyclopedia of Kitchen Science, History and Culture, suggests cooking pasta in pot of boiling …

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45 Amazingly Creative Repurposed Cereal Box Projects

1. Make your own business cards.<p>Okay, so this one uses a pasta box, but a cereal box would work fine as well. The idea here is to make your own …

Three Household Spray Cleaners I Can't Live Without | shopswell

I recently moved into a gorgeous historic home with all the character and charm you expect out of this type of property. The original hardwood floors …

10 Things You Need to Know About Silverfish

1. Despite how <b>scary they may look, stay brave if you see a silverfish. According to pest control service and research institute Orkin, silverfish</b> …

Pest Control

Weekend Workshop: How to make a kick-ass pocket slingshot in an hour

<i>Need something to keep you busy this weekend? We’ve got you covered. The Weekend Workshop is our weekly column in which we showcase a badass DIY</i> …

DIY + CRAFTS | THE STYLE FILES | Page 2

Category Archives: DIY + CRAFTS<p>I love this great IKEA hack! Plain looking IVAR cabinets made of pine wood are transformed to an eye-catching wall …

24 Insanely Clever Things You Can Do With Pool Noodles

Who noodle you could do so much?

Refresh Your Shower in Seconds With This Cleaning Hack

Make your shower the best place in the house with this easy cleaning hack that keeps glass shower doors and tiles free of hard-water stains and …

Make Super Simple DIY Photo Coasters

Get your photos off of your phone and under a drink!<p>Turn your photos into Photo Coasters to show off your photography skills, crafting skills and …

Crafting

Turn a Tire Into a Coffee Table and Other Upcycling Ideas for Your Home

It's summertime and you want to make the most of your outdoor space, but if you don't have the cash for a teak patio set, don't despair. As it turns out, many old household items -- in your own home or up for grabs for a pittance at garage sales -- can be upcycled into cool new seats, tables, and …

20 of the Most Popular Cleaning Hacks on Pinterest

11 Hot Glue Tips, Tricks, and Hacks

A hot melt glue gun is one of those essential bits o’ kit that everyone has (at least one of) in his or her toolbox. But it’s easy to limit your perception of what a glue gun can actually do for you. Yes, as the name makes clear, it’s for gluing, but it is capable of so much more. When you start to …

5 home design tips to help minimise cleaning

<b>Housework can be a real chore, especially in our humid climate. Here, we compile five home design tips to help you minimise the time and effort</b> …

A Ridiculously Long List Of Easy DIY Projects For Your Home

Ready to roll up your sleeves?<p>Channel your creative side with these totally easy DIY projects. From DIY life hacks to home decor ideas, we rounded up some of our favorite tutorials so you can get your craft on!<p>1. 15 Simple DIY Gifts For Everyone On Your List<p>Make the gift-giving process fun and …

25 Of The Biggest (And Grossest) Cleaning Mistakes You're Making

You've got the tools, but it's all about how you use them.<p>You've got the tools, but it's all about how you use them.

30 spring cleaning tricks you'll wish you'd known all along

Jesse Matthew Jr. pleads guilty to killing Hannah Graham, Morgan Harrington

<b>(CNN) —</b> The former cab driver who kidnapped and killed two Virginia college students won't pay for the crimes with his life.<p>Prosecutors withdrew a capital murder charge against Jesse Matthew Jr. as part of a plea deal Wednesday. After Matthew pleaded guilty to the 2014 murder of Hannah Graham and …

13 Packing Hacks That Will Change Your Life

HGTV star David Bromstad helps us break them down.<p>Whether you're going home for the holidays or taking a much-needed vacation, there is travel—and thus the <i>ever-daunting</i> task of packing—in your future.<p>Because every last inch of suitcase real estate counts, and you don't want to wrinkle your …