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How Much is .925 Silver Worth?
Buying Second Hand Appliances
Selling Mature Pine Trees
Saving Money on Terra Cotta Pots
Blue Cross Blue Shield vs. Medicare
Should I Buy Prescription Reading Glasses or Drugstore Reading Glasses?
Using a Fire Pit on a Wood Deck
Alternate Uses for Hair Conditioner
Rehydrating Baby Wipes
Is it OK to Put a Refrigerator in the Garage?
Finding the Value of Ceramic Molds and...
Finding an EZ Bow Maker Instruction Manual
Finding the Value for Your Antique Furniture
Who Makes Store Brands?
Health Sciences Institute Reviews
Uses for Expired Baking Powder
Using A Featherbed Topper
Getting Coupons in the Mail
How Can I Make Permanent Lines on a Whiteboard?
Value of a 1904 Webster's International Dictionary
Keeping a Comforter on the Bed
Calling 911 on a Land Line Without Home Phone Service
Removing Wrinkles from a Polyester Tablecloth
Making a King Sheet into a Queen
DVD Clubs That Don't Require a Credit Card
Uses for Tennis Balls
Using Reusable Kuerig Pods
Copper Bottomed Pans on a Glass Stove Top
Removing Wrinkles from a Plastic Tablecloth
Post Office Lost a Package
Saving Money on Toilet Paper
Uses for Patty Paper
Can I Still Use a Scorched Stainless Steel Pan?
Finding Someone to Clear Trees for Free
Saving Money on Shipping Charges
Returning Unused Pet Meds
The Difference Between Baking Soda and...
Subscribing to Kraft's Food and Family...
Alternatives to Cascade Plastic Booster
Thinning Elmer's Glue That Has Gotten Thick
Uses for Alum
Eyeglass Lens Have a Milky Discoloration
What is Extrusion Technology?
Why Can't You Use Krazy Glue for Artificial Nails?
Can I Connect a Microwave to a Surge Protector?
Will Epsom Salts Damage a Fiberglass Tub?
Uses for Borax
Storing Large Wind Chimes in Winter
Using Awesome to Clean the Carpet
Catalogs That Offer Easy Financing
Manual for a Scunci Steamer
Buying Kroger's Brand Coffee
Locating an Ex-husband
Value of a Webster's Encyclopedic Dictionary 1891
Adding UV Coating to Glasses
Uses for Shower Caps
Using RIT Dye to Dye a Blanket
Ordering an LTD Catalog
Using Bath Mats
Selling Old Encyclopedias
Locating an Old Commercial
Do You Need a License to Do Body Wraps?
Review of Hand Crank Flashlights
Discouraging Door to Door Solicitors
Who Makes Sam's Club MM Brand Jeans?
Who Makes Walmart's "Great Value" Coffee?
Name Brand vs. Store Brand Vitamins
Making Glasses Less Shiny
Uses for Chapstick
Water Treated in Reverse Osmosis System Tastes Dirty
Using Perfume Samples
Rubber Ducks Not Floating Upright
Do Thermal Insulated Curtains Really Help?
Uses for Cooking Spray
Using King Size Comforter on Queen Bed
Junk Mail from Globe Life Insurance
Size of Gas Tank in Full Sized Van
Using a Scunci Steamer
Microwave Says 'Child' on Display
What is the Breed of Dog In Beneful Ads?
Renting a Car Without a Credit Card
Determining the Value of Silver Jewelry
Developing Old Film
Best Type of Water for a Steam Iron
Is LeeWards Craft Store Still in Business?
Can a Crock Pot Liner Be Used in the Oven?
What is the Best Food Dehydrator?
Uses for Drinking Straws
Making Fabric Water Repellent
Jokes for Assisted Living Facility
Will "Magic Jack" Work for Collect Calls from Jail?
Getting Samples for an Interior Design Project
Low Suds Dishwashing Detergent
Using Paper Plate Holders
Manual and Cutters for Sunbeam Pie Maker #4808
Freezing Pampered Chef Casserole Dishes
Disputing an Electric Bill
Uses for Hydrogen Peroxide
Alternative Uses for Elmer's Glue
What is Liquid Starch?
Shopping at Dollar Stores
Love them or hate them, dollar stores attract a lot of consumers with their low prices. This is a page about shopping at dollar stores.
Cookware for a Glass Top Stove
Any cookware with a smooth, flat bottom is OK to use on your glass top stove. This is a page about cookware for a glass top stove.
When Expiration Dates Matter
Many times the expiration date on certain products is more of an indication of diminishing potency levels than an actual discard date. This is often true of over the counter medications and products. The date is more true for products that can be contaminated once opened. This is a guide about
when expiration dates matter
Getting the Most of Warranties
Nearly everything that is manufactured has some sort of warranty, although the length can vary greatly. Sellers can also offer extended warranties and credit card purchases may have additional protection as well. But these do you no good if you cannot utilize them before they expire. Here are some tips for making sure you get your money's worth from new purchases.
Thinning Liquid Paper
Over time liquid paper products can thicken and become difficult to use. This page offers some suggestions for thinning liquid paper.
Using a Straw in a Soda Can
I don't like putting my mouth on a can to drink soda. When I have soda in a can, I prefer to use a straw. However, if you just put a straw in the hole, it will move about and it's hard to manage when you are holding the drink in one hand and doing something else with the other hand.
Choosing a Vintage Sewing Machine
There are a number of reasons to purchase a vintage sewing machine even if you already have a newer model. The older machines were typically built to last for generations. Check the machine for broken or missing parts and run down a list of typical functions, such as does the wheel turn, before deciding. This guide contains advice for choosing a vintage sewing machine.
Not Receiving a Magazine Subscription
It can be disappointing to not receive your monthly subscription to a favorite magazine. Usually contacting the company directly is the best first step, to ensure there are no errors or payment issues with your account.
Instructions for Oster Vacuum Sealers
Oster has been making small kitchen appliances for years, including vacuum sealers. This guide discusses instructions for Oster vacuum bag sealers.
Low Income Homeowner Pest Control Help
I'm a divorced lady who is on disability and barely gets by as it is, but my house is in desperate need of an exterminator due to an infestation of roaches. I have tried just about everything available to regular consumers with no real results! I live in Anderson, South Carolina. Please tell me that there is assistance available for someone in my position.
Finding a Free Mattress
Where can I get a free new mattress for my girlfriend and I?
Finding My Aunt's Telephone Number
I am looking for my aunt Jacqueline F.'s cell or home phone number so I can contact her about our family reunion coming up in August. How can I find that phone number?
Who Is Walmart's Coffee Supplier?
I've been buying Walmart brand Columbian coffee for the past year. I loved the taste and the price. However, the last few bags I bought were horrible. It tasted like muddy water, no matter how strong I make it! Has Walmart changed the supplier of their coffee?
Using a Straight Talk Phone with Other Providers
I bought a Straight Talk phone from Walmart. Can I use the phone with other service providers besides Straight Talk?
Who Make Safeway Brand Peanut Butter?
Who makes Safeway brand peanut butter?
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