Instructables: exploring - living - cleaning - vinegar - popular http://www.instructables.com Mon, 22 Dec 2014 02:46:59 PST BLOX v1.01 How to clean chewing gum stains from your clothes; it's easy ( + video inside) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-clean-chewing-gum-stains-from-your-clothes/
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Mon, 30 Jun 2008 18:30:08 PDT
Natural Lemon Dusting Cloths http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Dusting-Cloths/
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Sat, 12 Apr 2014 17:47:15 PDT
Clean Your Garbage Disposal http://www.instructables.com/id/Clean-Your-Garbage-Disposal/
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Thu, 10 Apr 2014 16:44:03 PDT
Homemade Glass Cleaner Recipe http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Glass-Cleaner-Recipe/
Homemade Glass Cleaner Recipe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/KVMD/HSVT7JNF/FU1KVMDHSVT7JNF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/KVMD/HSVT7JNF/FU1KVMDHSVT7JNF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/KVMD/HSVT7JNF/FU1KVMDHSVT7JNF.SMALL.jpg Paige Russell Fact: I having a sensitive sniffer. This makes using ammonia based window cleaners a tough go. That's why I was so happy to find that a natural homemade glass cleaner works just as well (if not better) than the commercial stuff. AND it's waayy cheaper. My whole bottle of homemade window cleaner (in...
By: Paige Russell

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Mon, 17 Mar 2014 17:43:12 PDT
Clean a Microwave http://www.instructables.com/id/Clean-a-Microwave/
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Tue, 28 Jan 2014 11:26:58 PST
Homemade Fabric Softener http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Fabric-Softener/
Homemade Fabric Softener - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/HT52/HQDUT29Y/F5HHT52HQDUT29Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/HT52/HQDUT29Y/F5HHT52HQDUT29Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/HT52/HQDUT29Y/F5HHT52HQDUT29Y.SMALL.jpg Paige Russell Both of my parents grew up on farms in Northern Canada and even though I live in a big city full of convenience, I find myself more and more wanting to learn how to do things in 'old school', less toxic ways - yesteryear farm style! So I hit up the internets (not so 'old school' ha!) and researched ...
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Tue, 14 Jan 2014 12:14:09 PST
Best Stain Remover http://www.instructables.com/id/Best-Stain-Remover/
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Tue, 26 Nov 2013 18:35:40 PST
5 Ways to Clean a Funky Water Bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Ways-to-Clean-a-Funky-Water-Bottle/
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Mon, 8 Oct 2012 11:09:32 PDT
Make Your Own Laundry Detergent http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Made-Laundry-Detergent/
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Fri, 7 Sep 2012 19:46:40 PDT
5 Vinegar Mysteries Solved! http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Vinegar-Mysteries-Solved/
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Tue, 24 Aug 2010 14:25:11 PDT