Simply brushing your pet regularly can save you much vacuuming later. All dogs and cats should be brushed or combed every 1-2 weeks. If you begin while they’re young, they will quickly get used to it. If it bothers them, check with your veterinarian. The animal may have a skin condition. [Read more…]
- Set your thermostat no higher than 68 degrees when you are home and lower the temperature when you go to bed or when you are not at home. This will ensure optimal home heating and save energy.
- For every degree you lower your thermostat you save about 2 percent off your heating bill. [Read more…]
Everyone is looking for “green” ways of cleaning. Using lemons to clean is not only a green way of cleaning, but it is a mild but highly effective cleaning agent.
Removes Scuff Marks…Can you believe that just a dab of toothpaste can remove scuff marks from your favorite pair of leather shoes? It’s simply amazing! Just dab a little on the scuff marks, rub the area with a soft cloth, and then wipe clean with a damp cloth. You will make them look like new!
Keep steam off your mirror while in the shower…If you are tired of the fog and steam that builds up on your bathroom mirror after your shower, then try this trick: put a tiny speck of toothpaste on your mirror and leave it there for a few seconds and then wipe it off. This will not prevent fog or steam from showing up, but it will cause it to not be as heavy as it was before. This does not just work on mirrors but also windows, goggles and so on.