Tuesday, December 10, 2013

101 Household Tips for Every Room in your Home

This article was sooo neat!  Loved some of the ideas!  Here are a few of our favorites that they shared, but you'll definitely want to click the link to read them all!  :-)
~Brittany and Breanna :-)

Install a regular coat rack low down the wall to store shoes safely of the floor.

Repurpose a cereal canister as a trash can for the car.

Use a magnetic strip to store bobby pins on inside of a cupboard.

Cover paint trays with aluminium foil to make cleaning up afterwards a breeze.

Add half a teaspoon of baking soda to the water when hard-boiling eggs to make the shells incredibly easy to peel off.

When hanging a picture frame, put a dab of toothpaste on the frame where you need the nails to be. Then simply press against the wall to leave marks (which can later be wiped) as guides for hammering in.

Re-purpose an old CD spindle to make a pretty small cake/biscuit holder.

To decorate a chocolate beautifully, lay a piece of lace over the cake and sprinkle icing sugar over the top.

To sharpen scissors, simply cut through sandpaper.

Store bed sheets inside their pillowcases for easy storage and access.

Place a few drops of essential oil on the cardboard tube of a toilet roll to make your bathroom smell wonderful.

A genius tip to help prevent paint spillage!

Use a rubber band to rescue a stripped screw.

Store matches in a mason jar and add a disc of sandpaper to the lid on which to strike them.

Yet another use for drinks can ringpulls! Use to create a hanging loop for picture frames by screwing into the back.

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