Tips and tricks for keeping a well run home.

Weathered wooden wall

DIY Natural Steel Wool and Vinegar Stain for Wood

This simple wood stain is perfect for those of us who like to keep it cheap, homemade and natural. It ...
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Blazing hot sun

How to Keep Your House Cool in the Summer

Here are few simple, cheap things you can do to keep your house as cool as possible — as cheaply ...
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Dirty dishes in sink

Make Your Own Dishwasher Detergent

Our house is in a semi-rural location and is not connected to the main city sewer lines. So like most ...
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Campfire ashes

How to Use Ashes Around Home and Garden

Fun time in the evening around the fire pit or barbecue often means a big pile of ashes to be ...
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