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Silver Crest Window Vac

September 14, 2016, 10:29 am

Have lost the battery charger for above, can anyone help? Read more »

Rodent Poison Bars

November 12, 2014, 6:46 pm

Does anyone know the name of the rodent poison that looks like a granola bar with seeds and nuts in it? Not One Bite. That stuff seems to make them go crazy with pain and come into the middle of the ... Read more »

Re: Tip for cleaning bathtub

May 3, 2014, 4:44 pm

water stains. Thanks so much! Your solution really worked for me, when I used it to get out a clothing dye stain in our fiber glass bathtub. I used the Cascade & some Oxi Clean powder and le... Read more »

What's Best Material for Carpet Runner, Wheelchair User

March 22, 2014, 8:07 pm

Hi, I need to replace a 27 x 10' runner in my apartment as my old one is shot. It held together pretty well considering I paid only a few dollars a foot at Home Depot yrs ago. I use a heavy power ... Read more »

Mop drying rack or device?

February 24, 2014, 1:29 am

Is there a device for quick drying of a mop? I mean a traditional mop with rope-like strands, head not remove-able. I seem to have irradicated some snow fleas by caulking up edges of a sink and... Read more »

How To Remove The Sticky Gunk Left by Gel Decals

January 23, 2014, 7:51 pm

A $1.99 bottle of acetone will do the trick or nail polish remover with acetone. Read more »

Haley's tip - Washing Soda

December 13, 2013, 4:41 pm

You can get it at Ace Hardware. Arm and Hammer Super Washing Soap. comes in a 3lb box. If they don't have it in stock, they can order it or you can order it from Read more »

alternative English

August 2, 2013, 7:35 am

I have a supply of acrylonitrile-butadiene-styrene, suitable for making washboards. I'd like to sell it through ebay in the uk, where I understand most people use washboards. What do they call ... Read more »

cleaning a lamp shade

May 3, 2013, 7:48 pm

What is the best way to clean a table lamp shade. Frank Read more »

Best way to clean blinds

December 28, 2012, 7:25 am

-- What do you consider to be the best way to clean blinds. They are generally low maintenance and can last really long if cleaned regularly. Want to know what all methods are generally ado... Read more »

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Deoderant Stain on Polo Shirt? rating: 5

I wore a deep purple polo shirt today during my state's continuing attempt at mimicking some tropical paradise's mugginess and blisteringly hot days. Imagine my surprise when I noticed spotty disco... Read more »

lime juice on wood floor rating: 5

Hi again and thanks for the help with the dull sink, it is looking great. Now I have a new problem. Lime juice on a wood floor. Owner got a bit carried away with the lime juice and spilt a few dro... Read more »

baby oil in carpet rating: 5

My son dropped a bottle of baby oil on the carpet in our hallway. I grabbed it up in a flash, and didn't think the damage was that bad --- but, now the small spot has spread to 4 times the original ... Read more »

remove rust from metal stapler? rating: 5

I have just obtained a antique ace #102 metal stapler. It is covered with rust, not just stains. Can anyone suggest a method to remove the rust? all replies welcomed! best, Aaron Read more »

Yellow stain on Congoleum floor rating: 5

Hi: We have a Congoleum linoleum floor in our kitchen. Under our dogs' water dishes a yellow stain has formed where the moisture was trapped. We tried using Congoleum's recommendations of rubbing a... Read more »

Shower drain back flow... rating: 5

Hi All, About a week ago, I noticed that shower drain wasn't draining as fast as it usually did - cleaned it - though there wasn't anything that appeared to block it. Ran shower again, and notice... Read more »

Orange Water Stain - NOT Iron??? rating: 5

We have pretty good well water in unincorporated Naperville, IL, Wheatland township, but we have orange stains on the grout and fixtures. Not uncommon, but I figured it was just high iron content. I ... Read more »

Fabric conditioner (Lenor Summer Breeze) smells funny and chemical - not 's... rating: 5

Hi Just wondered if anyone has experience of this? When I first bought the 2 'conc' cartons of Lenor Summer Breeze, they smelt great, and the clothes coming out of the machine also smelt 'like the su... Read more »

Mite removal rating: 5

Is there a way to rid a mattress of mites? Thanks. Read more »

Too much bluing - yikes rating: 5

Wow, I over did it with the bluing. How do I get my blouses back to white? They are now a lovely blue. I have bleached them already. What else can I try? My husband says if all else fails, he will us... Read more » is a website for homeowners and building and maintenance pros. It is not affiliated with any of the manufacturers or service providers discussed here. All logos and trade names are the property of their respective owners.