Helpful Hints - Page 4


• Crayon on the wall - Colgate toothpaste and brush it!
• Dirty grout - Listerine
• Stains on clothes - Colgate toothpaste
• Grass stains - Karo Syrup
• Grease Stains - Coca Cola , it will also remove grease stains from the driveway overnight. We know it will take corrosion from car batteries!
• Fleas in your carpet? 20 Mule Team Borax- sprinkle and let stand for 24 hours. Maybe this will work if you get them back again.
• To keep FRESH FLOWERS longer Add a little Clorox , or 2 Bayer aspirin , or just use 7-up instead of water.
•Rubbing a walnut over scratches in your furniture will disguise dings and scrapes.
•Stop cut apples browning in your child’s lunch box by securing them together again with a rubber band.
•Re-use a wet-wipes container to store plastic bags.
•Add baby powder to your beach bag, as it gets sand off your skin easily,
•Overhaul your linen cupboard, store bed linen sets inside one of their own pillowcases.
•Use wire to make a space to store gift wrap rolls against the ceiling. Or any of your long flower arranging items.
•A muffin pan becomes a craft caddy. Magnets hold the plastic cups down to make them tip-resistant. Think flower arranging items that fit in a drinking cup
•Install a tension rod to hang your spray bottles, just hook the spray handle over the bar.