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Grey Hair Doesn't Hold Color
My natural hair color is dark dirty blonde, but haven't seen it in many many years. I am 46 and have alot of white gray in the front and crown area, so my beautician treats that area first with all blonde about an inch into the hairline. The rest I have low...
Removing Toilet Bowl Stains
(format_html)Lime Away Lime Away Toilet Bowl cleaner! It is fairly new and in a container shaped like all the other toilet bowl cleaners. It is awesome! It also removed hard water buildup from sinks, faucets and tubs. Be careful, it's really strong and can...
Cloudy White Spots on Laminate Countertop
Just a thought, maybe it is teeth whitening toothpaste stains. People who use this and wipe their mouth with their handtowels end up with bleach marks on their hand towels.
Kenmore Washer Fills But Does Not Agitate or Spin
My washer did this a few months ago. My neighbor came over, tilted the washer over and pushed a reset button underneath the washer and it has worked fine ever since. Good luck!
Getting Rid of an Intelligent Mouse
They are probably babies that are able to eat the bait but don't apply enough pressure to set off the trap. It may sound cruel but you may have to use sticky traps.
Removing Stains from a Microsuede Sofa
Milk spoils and smells so you would want to wash the slipcovers. Cold water in the sink I would guess but there is no guarantee they won't shrink. While drying you can continue to stretch them into their natural shape. Most stains come off with windex. Maybe...
Cleaning Black Granite Countertops
I clean houses for a living and I would vote against granite countertops. They may look pretty and shiny and can be cleaned with windex or specific granite cleaners. The downfall for me is that because granite is a natural stone, it pits over time. Go to someones...
Musty Smell In Front Load Washer
I clean houses and almost all of my clients have a front loading washing machine as well as my brother. My brother and his gf never dried their washer or the gasket or left the door open so the whole entire washer smells like mold and all the clothes get washed...
Shopping for Lime Away Toilet Cleaner
We have it at our local H.E.B. grocery store. Our Walmart does not carry it. If the grocer will not sell it to you, email me and I am sure we can work something out. I clean houses in central TX and this is the greatest product ever for hard water stains! amandac_1967...
Removing a Paint Stain from Carpet
I used paint remover once when I spilled a whole can of stain on my grey carpet. It took it right out but has a very stong odor. Test in a closet or something first and be sure to have your windows open.
How Much and How Often to Water Plants?
I am in Central Texas. I have no idea why NC is on there.
Keeping Garden Flag on Holder
I put a safety pin on th flag as close to the pole as I can. It can spin around but not work its way off.
Cleaning Grease Buildup on Kitchen Cabinets
Dawn Dish liquid is fine. Wash rinse and then dry the cabinets and Orange Glo makes cabinets look great after they are clean!
Removing a Blue Green Stain in the Shower
If the above suggestions don't work, I have discovered Lime Away toilet bowl cleaner gel is my miracle for all things in a shower or sink. Use with caution. Sometimes it discolors metal and then other times it does not. And of course it works great in the toilet...
Ideas for Getting Heavy Grocery Items into the House
Maybe you could get six packs of can soda if youare buying 2 liters. Water is sold in 12 packs at Dollar General Store and would be lighter than a whole case. Or you could try leaving the drinks or detergent in the car until you have a visitor and kindly ask...
Yeast Infection on a Dog's Paws Or Ears
I used to dogsit a bulldog that kept a yeast infection in the fold of skin on his neck and brow area and the vet prescibed the same cream a woman uses for a vaginal yeast infection. Don't forget to clean the area well with soap and water before applying the...
Infestation Of Tiny Ants
I live in TX and everyone has sugar ants. They live in the walls and structure of your home. Mixing boric acid powder with honey or jelly will do the trick but it will take up to a month and it has to be placed where they can eat it. They do not like the scent...
Uses for Newspaper Plastic Bags
I have a daycare in my home and I use the weekday bags for dog walks and sending artwork home on rainy days and the larger ones for dirty diapers, along with all of the other grocery bags I can get my hands on.
Problem With Child Wetting Herself
Children need reminders and will until they move out of the house and still they will need reminders. It is your job as a parent to stay in control and instill good values and morals in your child. Accidents will happen. I think if you make sure she potties...
Remedy for Skin Tags
Go with the thread method. Just tie on some thread and within a week they will fall off. They are so annoying, but I don't have insurance, so getting them taken off at the doctor's office would not even be an option for me!
Vinyl Flooring On Hardwood Flooring
The black stuff is a mixture of glue from the stick ons and dirt. Use DeSolvit and then clean with an all purpose cleaner. God luck!
Removing Hair from Legs
I have used Venus razor with men's shaving cream (it's cheaper) and it does great! The refills are not thrifty but I do get a deal on them at the local flea market.
Uses for Old Acrylic Cups
You could use them in place of a scoop like for dog or cat food, potting soil, cat litter, bird seed, etc.
Stains In A Fiberglass Whirlpool Tub
kaboom is a great cleaner!
Uses for Plastic Trash Bins
I use them to hold garden tools and also one for brooms and mops. You can use one to store wrapping paper in too. I love to recycle and find different uses for ordinary things.
Looking For Information About Self Adhesive Glass Block Decorations
I used apple wallies on my kitchen cabinets. You wet the back and stick them on so they stay just like wallpaper would. I just moved last month and removed them with no problems. Good luck on your project!
Good Products for Urine Smells
No product-this is a homemade remedy....2 cups of peroxide, one cup of water, half a cup of baking soda. Make in a large container because it bubbles. Pour on the urine spot. Let sit and dry. Do not dab up or wipe off. Sometimes if the baking soda isn't mixed...
Frugal Wedding Photographer In Dallas
i posted an ad on craigslist for my upcoming June 08 wedding for a non-professional photographer and I now have a teacher who has done sports photography for the school and weddings on the side for 13 years for $150. That is for 3 hours and copy of the cd so...
Tissue Paper Flowers
This is a great idea for other holidays and celebrations as well. I have a home daycare and this will be a really cute idea for St. Patrick's day!! Good job!!
Removing Tape from a Bathtub
GooBeGone works great too!
Removing Labels From New Windows
The people that clean new houses use razor blades for this along with Goo Gone or DeSolvIt. You can try using a scraper, like a Tupperware scraper you would use for pots and pans. The razor blade will not scratch the glass as long as it is wet. Good luck! Those...
Scratch on Laminate Table
Have you tried using a permanent marker the same color as the laminate? Let us know what works!
Circuit Breaker Won't Switch On or Off
I had this happen to me, only it was the main breaker, so I called the electric compnay. I paid $50 to see a guy stand on a step ladder and push it really hard. I was embarrassed and then mad because that costed me $50!!
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