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Dressing for a Retirement Banquet?My school system is having a retirement banquet for all employees that retired in 2009. What shall I wear? I am a female. Thanks
Collage Pictures Peeling off Old Dresser?I made a collage out of an old dresser and put a polyurethane layer over it, but some of the pictures are peeling. How do I fix it?
Installing Wallpaper Without Adhesive?Can you use just water on wallpaper if your putting it on panels?
Dog Won't Pee in Back Yard?We just moved into a new apartment that has a small yard. We got it so it would be easier to let the dogs out to go to the bathroom. But our 2 year old Boxer mix seems to hate going to the bathroom in our new yard for some reason. I am not sure why.
Treating Cat with Ear Mites?My cat has mites in its ears. What can I do?
Exterminator Can't Get Rid Of Fleas?How do you stop fleas? We have called out pest control service and still have the problem.
Removing Cat Odors from a House?I recently moved into a house that had been destroyed by cats. For about five years, six cats had the run of the house, and let me tell you, they rarely used the litter box. As soon as you walked in the house, the smell would hit you.
Alternatives to Shredding Important Papers?I know we all need to try to protect our personal info from information theft. But, I've just had it with my 3rd paper shredder. They're noisy, they jam, they take too much energy and time to use and maintain, and the result isn't commercially recyclable.
Potty Training an Older Child?I have a 6 year old boy who refuses to poop on the potty, he will pee in it just fine. When it comes to pooping he will hide and go in his pants. I have tried everything from bribery, taking favorite things away, time out, candy, money, toys.
Creating Artwork on Wood Panels?I've been taking painting classes for a while and really enjoy it, but I'd like to experiment with different methods and materials. I'd like to try painting on wood panels. I generally use oil paints with walnut or linseed oil for glazes.
Getting Rid of Poison Oak or Ivy Growing in Shrubs?I have either poison ivy or poison oak growing all through my forsithia which is all around my yard. My yard is approximately 4 acres. Needless to say, it's too large to wet just the leaves of the poison plants.
Cleaning Ceramic Tile Floors?I work at a gas station with ceramic tile floors. I've changed mop water a dozen times, remopped with fresh water and both methods end with streaky floors. I've viewed similar questions, but most responses would take me all night to attempt. Any ideas for a larger area?
When is a Yard Treated for Parvo Safe for Dog to Play In?My puppy had parvo, she is better now. That was two weeks ago. I treated my back yard 24 hrs ago, can I let her play in the back yard for awhile?
Caring For A Duck Egg?There's a duck nest by my work, and the mother had been sitting there for almost 3 weeks. 1 egg hatched that we saw. This morning I looked for it and she was gone; someone had walked through her nest and stepped on the hatched baby. She hasn't been back all day.
Treating a Dog for Ear Mites?How do I get rid of dog ear mites?
Paint Color Advice for Room With Blue Carpet?I have blue carpeting in my bedroom. Any good suggestions for what color to paint the walls?
Shelf Life of Cosmetics?I have a bunch of new Physicians Formula makeup and I really love this brand. How long does sealed powder (loose foundation powder and bronzers) makeup last? Thanks!
Use Grass Clippings as Mulch?Can I use grass clippings for mulch in my flower beds?
Repairing an Aurora Shredder?I have an Aurora CrossCut shredder, AS700X, that will not start. It is as though the motor isn't working. Is there a reset button or a simple way to fix it?
Multisurface Spray Cleaner for Quick Clean Up?I need some kind of cleaner to use in between my regular house cleaning. Something I could spray on and wipe off, but it will have to cut through grease too. We live near three major freeways plus the pollution and pollen in the city is awful, too.
Removing Sticker Adhesive from a Tinted Window?What can I use to clean off glue from a sticker on a tinted window?
Removing Printing Ink from Tracing Paper?How do I remove printing ink from tracing paper?
Removing Chewing Gum From Carpet?How can you remove from a carpet what appears to be a chewing gum or sticky type substance?
Discontinued Wallpaper: Waverly Sichuan Blue...Does anyone know where I can get Waverly "Sichuan Blue White" wallpaper? My wall got damaged during an improvement project. I just need one roll. Thanks.
Removing Crayon From Walls?How do you get glue and crayon marks of every color off?
When Did the Police Begin Using Blue Lights?What year did police cars begin using the blue flashing lights?
How Do I Install Landscape Fabric Under Mulch?I plan to put landscaping mesh under ground up old tires. Do I need to anchor it down before I put my tire mulch on it? I am doing a play yard for my grandchildren. Thank you.
Cleaning Burners on a Gas Range?How do you clean burners? I have used too many grease removing cleansers, but they have not worked. And when I turn on the burner, it doesn't light on.
Fixing Leaky Faucets?My bath faucet is a Delta with only one knob to turn hot and cold. The faucet is leaking very badly and it only gets worse day by day. I have taken the knob completely apart and replaced it hoping it would stop, but it hasn't. Anybody have any advice? Thanks in advance!
Organizing Chest Freezer?How do I keep my cube freezer organized?
Caring for Rolly Pollies?I'm writing because I don't know how to make a home for rolly pollies and how to feed it. Please help.
Urine Odor on a Tile Floor?How do I get the smell of animal urine off tile flooring?
Looking for ESRD Support Groups?My 18 year old daughter has ESRD and only 4% of her kidneys are functioning. I just need to speak to people who know what I feel. I am her caregiver and try to be the best mom I can. I would like to hear other people's experiences with this.