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Mason Jar Match Dispenser
This Mason jar match dispenser is sturdier than those cardboard boxes they come in. You could even decorate the jar to disguise what's inside.
Multi-Purpose Lavender Oil Scrub
This is an all natural, delightful smelling scrub. It works wonderfully to exfoliate your skin from your face to your toes. After I used this on my face I couldn't believe how soft my skin was! And no more dry skin.
Super Duper De-Greaser
This is a guide about super duper de-greaser. Reuse little soap slivers to make an effective all purpose kitchen cleaner.
Lavender Under-Arm Spray
Did you know that sweat doesn't stink? Odors come because old sweat forms a breeding ground for bacteria. To avoid odors, you just have to keep your armpits clean! Use this between showers and after exertion. Shake the bottle before each use and pat dry afterwards.
Homemade Spray Starch
How do you make starch for crisper sheets and other laundry? Although not as commonly used today, spray starch is still needed for some tasks. This page has advice for about making homemade spray starch.
Homemade Mint and Geranium Sprays
All you need to make these two sprays are mint leaves, geranium leaves, water and spray bottles.
Washcloth Soap Pouch
Convert any terry washcloth into a clever pocket to hold a bar of soap. Learn how to make it in this short video.
Candy Bouquet With Candy Vase
Check out how easy it is to make your own candy bouquet in this short video. Candy bouquets are a great gift on any special occasion.
Recycled Yard Signs
There are two kind of yard signs you can make.
How to Make Colored Bath Salts
By adding food coloring to Epsom salts you can make pretty bath salts to use or give as a gift. This is a guide about making colored bath salts.
Homemade Powdered Laundry Soap
Making your own laundry detergent powder can save you money, and give you the cleaning results you want. This is a guide about homemade powdered laundry soap.
Making Champagne Perfume
Mix champagne and rose water for a unique and lovely fragrance. Make some for yourself and to give as a gift. This is a guide about making champagne perfume.
Reusing an Air Mattress
My husband and I purchased a Weber grill for 50% off. We didn't want to purchase the cover for $60 so I was thinking of making one. Then I remembered all five of those air mattresses with holes. I cut the bottom off on the side where the full hole is and cut baffles.
Making a Scoop from a Quart Milk Jug
A cut down milk jug makes the perfect scoop for dog food or other dry goods. This is a guide about making a scoop from a quart milk jug.
Protective Coating for a Styrofoam Handicapped Ramp
I am making a small lightweight ramp for a wheel chair. I would like it to be Styrofoam covered with a hard coating. It needs to be outside waterproof, lightweight, and able to take a beating in and out of the car. Coating suggestion needed.
Making Softwood Pellets
I am looking at picking up a small pellet mill and have access to free softwood dry sawdust, eastern white pine. I have several questions. Has anyone done this? Other then the sawdust, what else do I need? I keep reading other people's posts about using a binder.
Homemade Lavender Perfume
Could anyone tell me the recipe for making homemade perfume? I have the purse size roll-on bottles and lavender essential oil. Now I need the recipe.
Making Hard Wood Stove Pellets
I bought a small pellet machine and I am having trouble getting good hard wood pellets. Soft wood pellets and also newspaper pellets come out fine. Can anybody tell me how to get good hard wood pellets please?
Making Perfume Using Essential Oils
I have recently used essential oils to make hand scrubs, but I would like to learn how to make perfume. Does anyone have a good recipe and advice on how to find the best oils and which ones blend well together? I love the idea of making my own fragrance without all the chemicals.
Homemade Refill for Glade Plug-in
Is there a way I can make my own oil to refill a Glade Plug-in container?
Inexpensive Chair Mat Ideas
Making Wind Chimes
Making a Bar of Soap from Soap Scraps
Homemade Damp Rid
Homemade Shop Vac Filters
Homemade Windshield Washer Fluid
Homemade Mechanic's Hand Cleaner
Making Soap Without Lye
Making Use of Eucalyptus Leaves
Homemade Wood Cleaners
Making Your Own Wood Pellets
Pattern for Homemade Lincoln Logs
Making Your Own Desiccant Packets for Closet Dehumidifier
Alternative Erasers for Dry Erase Board
Homemade Baby Soap Recipes
Homemade Mattress Ideas
Making Soap on a Rope
Plans for a Fainting Couch
Homemade Rinse Agent Recipes
Making Your Own Panty Liners
Making Your Own Wite-Out
Lawn Fertilizer Tips
Replacement Wax For A Paraffin Spa
Homemade Static Guard
Homemade Heat Pack Gets Wet
Making Solution Used in Braun Shaver Cleaning System
Making Your Own Wine
Using Essential Oils
Homemade Spa Bath Recipes
Gifts for the Grouchy Old Man
Homemade Window and Glass Cleaner Recipes
Making Homemade Dryer Sheets
Making a Homemade Postage Scale
Homemade Fishing Bait Recipes
Crafts Using Bars of Soap
Need Some Ideas for Making a Bed Frame
Homemade Laundry Detergent Recipes
Making Homemade Notepads
Making Homemade Foaming Hand Soap
Homemade Sidewalk Chalk
Dawn Ice Repellent
Make Your Own and Save
Leather Car Upholstery Cleaner Recipes
Making a Collapsible Cooler
Making Your Own AC Filters
Using Old Windows to Build a Greenhouse
Denture Cleaner Recipes
Making Lavender Water Recipes
Homemade Hand Sanitizer
Making Bookshelves On the Stair Rails
Making a Shower Curtain
How can I make a thermos?
Alternatives to Expensive Spa Chemicals
Homemade Dish Soap Recipes
Making A Papasan Chair Cushion
Homemade Automatic Tennis Ball Launcher
Build Your Own Bed
Homemade Armor All Recipe
Dawn Glass Cleaner
Homemade Organic Fertilizer Recipes
How Do I Make a Cover for My Metal Porch Swing?
Homemade Flat Drying Rack for Laundry
Homemade Silly Putty Recipes
Making Glue With Milk
Simple Furniture Plans
Making Your Own Pony Tail Holder
Making Your Own Coffee Packets
Inexpensive Slipcover For Square Ottoman
Homemade Saddle Stand Ideas
How Do I Make an RV Awning?
Making Pull Ups
Homemade Adult Wipes
Making a Flag Pole
Making Homemade Baby Wipes
Instructions for PVC Lamp Post
Homemade Antibacterial Wipes
Father's Day Ideas!
Mother's Day Ideas!
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