Category: Household Tips


Paintbrush magic

SharePinTweetYum+1 A dry paintbrush or a make up brush on hand can be very helpful. Use it to dust cook-top and burners, dust frames, blinds and small areas and grooves where dust gets trapped.


A stuck jar lid

Share6PinTweetYum+16 Shares   Run the lid under very warm water for a few minutes. Grab a towel and gently twist off the top.To prevent it from happening again just spray the inside of lid with a cooking spray before placing it on the jar and...


Toothpaste and silver tip

SharePin2TweetYum+12 SharesWhy spend money on expensive cleaners to remove tarnish from your silver jewelry? A simple tip use toothpaste which has baking soda in it. Just rub toothpaste onto silver jewelry. Take a dampened cloth apply a little toothpaste over it and start cleaning. Simply wash...


Fabric Softener sheets

SharePin1TweetYum+11 SharesLove the smell of your fabric softener, try this simple tip – Place fabric softener sheets in dresser drawers and your clothes will smell freshly washed for weeks to come. You can also do this with towels and linen.

Remove Suitcase odor

SharePin2TweetYum+12 SharesPlace 1-2 dryer sheet in your suitcase or travel bags to eliminate unpleasant odor. You can also do these with your shoes and sandals. Instead place few dryer sheets inside your shoe rack to avoid shoe odor.  

Newspaper as deodorizer

SharePin1TweetYum+11 Shares Have plastic food container with misty smell or strong odor- place a fold up sheet of newspaper in the plastic container and let it sit  for 6 – 8 hours. Newspaper  will absorb the order, wash the container and start using it again.

Aluminum foil funnel

SharePin1TweetYum+11 Shares Don’t have a funnel on hand and need to fill a narrow bottle/container, just make a funnel out of aluminum foil. Fill up your bottle and toss the dirty foil. No mess, no stress  and work  all done!!