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All natural lavender household cleaning spray scented with lavender essential oil. All natural lavender household cleaning spray scented with lavender essential oil.

There are lots of different recipes available to make homemade household cleaners. I really like this homemade cleaner, but it contains a small amount of ammonia. It is great for tough jobs, but if you are looking for just a general cleaner, you might want to consider a less toxic cleaner like this orange-scented cleaner…

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Expert step-by-step directions for unclogging a bathroom toilet or sink drain. Expert step-by-step directions for unclogging a bathroom toilet or sink drain.

Clogs happen. Kids pour things down the drain they shouldn’t. Sludge builds up and slows the water. Your toothbrush slips down the drain. Hair, grease and random objects can turn your free-flowing drains into closed doors that don’t let anything through. If it happens to you, knowing the right way to clean your blocked drain…

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Easy tip for getting ball point ink off of a microfiber couch. Easy tip for getting ball point ink off of a microfiber couch.

My husband and I recently received a pair of brown microfiber couches. I have never had microfiber furniture before, so I didn’t know if it was going to be easy to clean them or not. Within weeks of getting our new couches there was a ball point ink stain on the top of one of…

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Allergic to cigarette smoke? Or does the house you just moved in to smell of cigarette smoke? Get rid of cigarette smells with these expert tips. Allergic to cigarette smoke? Or does the house you just moved in to smell of cigarette smoke? Get rid of cigarette smells with these expert tips.

Q: I was given a very expensive mattress, which is in excellent condition, but the previous owner smoked in the house and I absolutely am disgusted by the smell. Does anyone have any suggestions to help me? Tip #1: I would try vacuuming it, wiping it down with a rag dipped in sudsy water then…

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