Natural Mosquito Repellents That Work

When the family goes out to play you can be sure to be met by a lot of mosquitos too! And while you can cake on the store bought chemically enhanced repellents, you might be finding yourself asking if there is a better way. Common Sense Homesteading has created an article to help you find […]

How To Use Eggshells To Deter Slugs & Snails

Used eggshells should never be thrown away – they have way too many uses for health, the home and the garden! Eggshells scattered around plants make a fantastic organic slug and snail deterrent – much better than the toxic pellets many gardeners resort to. To find out how it works and to get the full […]

How to Build a 3 Drum Rain Water Collection System

In this article, Cajundood takes a different approach. He refined the design of another DIYer and created a 3 drum rain water collection system. It’s a neat DIY project. There is some discussion about using this system to collect rainwater to use as drinking water in the event of an emergency that interrupted the standard […]

How to Grow Ginger at Home

I really enjoyed this article by Tanya. She explains two different methods for growing ginger at home. Her first attempt was planned and the second attempt was happenstance. In the end she had a beautiful Ginger plant. Find out how to grow ginger at home here… How to Grow Ginger

34 Ingenious Ways To De-Clutter Your Entire Life

Peggy has collected 34 ingenious ways to de-clutter your life. Some of these ideas  are approaches to cleaning. For example, when you clean a room get rid of at least 5 items – trash, something you haven’t used in ages, a magazine etc. Other ideas are ways to organize every room in your house: How […]

Keep Your Faucets Shiny and Free from Water Spots Longer with This Trick!

Courtenay has a terrific and surprising  tip that will keep your chrome and metal faucets shiny and free from water spots longer. It’s an amazingly easy tip. You probably already have the one thing you need to make this tip happen. To find out what this neat little cleaning trick is, visit here… Keep […]

How To Clean A Microfiber Couch with ONE Ingredient

People love cleaning cheats like this and this is one of the best. It reveals how you can get your microfiber couch looking almost brand new with just one simple ingredient! Find out how it works and how you can do it for yourself at 551 East Design here… How To Clean A Microfiber Couch

How To Naturally Remove Mold With Tea Tree Oil

Mold is a fungus that occur in warm, damp, and humid conditions. Mold  spreads through spores. There is evidence that exposure to indoor mold can cause upper respiratory symptoms like wheezing, coughing, stuffiness, eye irritations and congestion. This article explains how to use Tea Tree Oil to remove indoor mold in the bathroom.  Tea Tree Oil […]

20 Mind Blowing Reasons Why Epsom Salt Should Be In Every Home

Epsom salt is a wonderful natural ingredient with a whole host of uses and health benefits. It can be added to your bath to relieve stress, relieve pain and cramping and boost muscle and nerve function, it can be scattered around your garden to boost plant health and growth, it can be used to exfoliate […]

How To Fix Scratches in Wood Furniture With 2 Ingredients

I don’t know how these 2 ingredients make for such a magical solution, but it seems to work really well! And I’m thrilled that I already have them conveniently stocked in my kitchen. I can’t believe the transformation on this one. I’m curious to see how long it lasts? To find out what these 2 […]