Instructables: exploring - cleaning - cleaning - popular http://www.instructables.com Sat, 23 Aug 2014 06:45:46 PDT BLOX v1.01 Swiffer Mop Pad (a reusable one!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Swiffer-Mop-Pad-a-reusable-one!/
Swiffer Mop Pad (a reusable one!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/832H/F2ZML4ZY/FS7832HF2ZML4ZY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/832H/F2ZML4ZY/FS7832HF2ZML4ZY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/832H/F2ZML4ZY/FS7832HF2ZML4ZY.SMALL.jpg kibblesnknits Sew a reusable pad out of old t-shirts and a wool blanket for your Swiffer-type mop.I do not like using disposable cleaning products. I cloth diaper my kids and I use washcloths instead of paper towels. But my Swiffer mop is so convenient! It seemed to me that it was time to stop using disposable m...
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Sun, 17 Jun 2007 19:55:37 PDT
Natural Lemon Dusting Cloths http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Dusting-Cloths/
Natural Lemon Dusting Cloths - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRC/L1DN/HTX5KB4X/FRCL1DNHTX5KB4X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRC/L1DN/HTX5KB4X/FRCL1DNHTX5KB4X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRC/L1DN/HTX5KB4X/FRCL1DNHTX5KB4X.SMALL.jpg kelleymarie An easy homemade and chemical free way to clean and dust your home.  Dust is everywhere, sometimes most noticeably in our own homes. This can be especially tricky for people with allergies or respiratory problems. The cleaning product market is saturated with sprays, soaps, and tools to help you cl...
By: kelleymarie

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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/
Clean Your Garbage Disposal - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/64EA/HTUFCY1O/FWF64EAHTUFCY1O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/64EA/HTUFCY1O/FWF64EAHTUFCY1O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/64EA/HTUFCY1O/FWF64EAHTUFCY1O.SMALL.jpg kelleymarie Quick and easy steps to clean your garbage disposal and help it run more effectively.   Garbage disposals are wonderful built-in kitchen tools. They take almost whatever we give them and make it disappear--down the drain and out of sight.  Despite the heavy work load they take on, they are often ne...
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Thu, 10 Apr 2014 16:44:03 PDT
Reusable Dustbag for Vacuumcleaner http://www.instructables.com/id/Reusable-Dustbag-for-Vacuumcleaner/
Reusable Dustbag for Vacuumcleaner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTW/P5L5/FLROLXM5/FTWP5L5FLROLXM5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTW/P5L5/FLROLXM5/FTWP5L5FLROLXM5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTW/P5L5/FLROLXM5/FTWP5L5FLROLXM5.SMALL.jpg omnibot As the vacuumcleaners dustbag fills up it get's slower and slower until it's finaly useless. Dustbags tend to be expensive, single use and at any time the manufacturer could decide to stop making yours, that is if the store still sells them.Enter the resuable dustbag. It's made from an old T-shirt, ...
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Tue, 7 Oct 2008 13:06:57 PDT
Alex and Ani: How To Remove Tarnish http://www.instructables.com/id/Alex-and-Ani-How-To-Remove-Tarnish/
Alex and Ani: How To Remove Tarnish - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/172W/HOW0HQII/F5V172WHOW0HQII.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/172W/HOW0HQII/F5V172WHOW0HQII.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/172W/HOW0HQII/F5V172WHOW0HQII.SMALL.jpg mclare50 Hello! In this instructable I will be showing you how to naturally remove tarnish from an Alex and Ani bracelet. I have made previous instructables explaining how to clean and care for these bracelets, so this is an addition to the collection. In the tutorial I will be demonstrating how to naturally...
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Fri, 6 Dec 2013 18:03:48 PST
Homemade Laundry Detergent http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Laundry-Detergent-1-2/
Homemade Laundry Detergent - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F10/SAP6/HOUG0QP3/F10SAP6HOUG0QP3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F10/SAP6/HOUG0QP3/F10SAP6HOUG0QP3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F10/SAP6/HOUG0QP3/F10SAP6HOUG0QP3.SMALL.jpg amalkhan What's that on your shoulder? Oh no, could it be teriyaki sauce spillage from lunch? We all like our clothes looking clean and fresh, and free of eye-catching stains. Usually, our store-bought laundry detergent does a good job of keeping up appearances, but could get pricey fast. Here's a simple 5 m...
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Fri, 6 Dec 2013 10:51:08 PST
How to clean Stainless Steel Appliances http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-clean-Stainless-Steel-Appliances/
How to clean Stainless Steel Appliances - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKH/AHYO/HO7XPDNV/FKHAHYOHO7XPDNV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKH/AHYO/HO7XPDNV/FKHAHYOHO7XPDNV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKH/AHYO/HO7XPDNV/FKHAHYOHO7XPDNV.SMALL.jpg amalkhan If you own a stainless steel appliance, you know that it rarely ever lives up to its name. It is hardly ever stainless! I cannot seem to remember a time when finger print marks and water stains did not decorate the surfaces of my dishwasher, oven and refrigerator. Woe is stainless steel! What adds ...
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Thu, 21 Nov 2013 21:07:45 PST
Carpet cleaning http://www.instructables.com/id/Carpet-cleaning/
Carpet cleaning - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFC/7B9F/FRXUSFA6/FFC7B9FFRXUSFA6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFC/7B9F/FRXUSFA6/FFC7B9FFRXUSFA6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFC/7B9F/FRXUSFA6/FFC7B9FFRXUSFA6.SMALL.jpg got2bskilled My husband is in the military. Which means that he makes a huge mess with his shoe polish often. This Instructable will completely remove shoe polish (or any other type of oily substance) from your carpet completely in just 10 minutes, safely! Yippie for house wives that love hot rods! K&N Air Fi...
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Sat, 7 Mar 2009 02:06:01 PST
Cleaning With Denture Tablets (jewelry, water bottles, craft materials, glass, carboys, toilets, etc.) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cleaning-With-Denture-Tablets-jewelry-craft-materi/
Cleaning With Denture Tablets (jewelry, water bottles, craft materials, glass, carboys, toilets, etc.) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/EMEI/HMMF59MM/FKOEMEIHMMF59MM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/EMEI/HMMF59MM/FKOEMEIHMMF59MM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/EMEI/HMMF59MM/FKOEMEIHMMF59MM.SMALL.jpg creativesocialworker Denture cleaner has multiple uses.  It is great at cleaning small items like jewelry, craft supplies (ex. sea glass, mosaic tile, etc).  it gets rid of mineral deposits and adds shine. Soak Place your pieces in a shallow tray.  Dissolve 2 denture cleaning tablets in water and then pour into the t...
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Thu, 3 Oct 2013 12:18:32 PDT
How to do laundry http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-do-laundry-like-a-boss/
How to do laundry - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/94KF/HLFURA1B/FTI94KFHLFURA1B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/94KF/HLFURA1B/FTI94KFHLFURA1B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/94KF/HLFURA1B/FTI94KFHLFURA1B.SMALL.jpg jovon75 Things you may need to know before starting to wash your clothes the right way.First you would need a washer machine or dryer if you chose to dry indoor. Then you would need bleach,washing Detergent, Drying sheets, and if you chose to air dry you would need a clothes line and some clothespin. The Cl...
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Thu, 12 Sep 2013 12:30:11 PDT
How To Wash Stuffed Animals http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Wash-Stuffed-Animals/
How To Wash Stuffed Animals - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZO/QLQY/GUVTYLNL/FZOQLQYGUVTYLNL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZO/QLQY/GUVTYLNL/FZOQLQYGUVTYLNL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZO/QLQY/GUVTYLNL/FZOQLQYGUVTYLNL.SMALL.jpg hippie_mama "Surface Wash Only" is a myth.  Standard stuffed animal toys can be submerged and washed carefully.  I'll show you how to rescue your most loveable (and roughly loved) from being discarded on the grounds of being "unsanitary." Select a Creature Find one that really needs a bath.  This guy has a m...
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Mon, 14 Nov 2011 21:03:26 PST
Make Your Own Fabric Conditioner http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Fabric-Conditioner/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/NJBZ/HHS9LY11/FQ0NJBZHHS9LY11.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/NJBZ/HHS9LY11/FQ0NJBZHHS9LY11.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/NJBZ/HHS9LY11/FQ0NJBZHHS9LY11.SMALL.jpg ChronicCrafter Once upon a time I was out of fabric conditioner and money. That's pretty much the story of my life really. Anyway, in a desperate attempt, I raided the cupboards in the hope of making my own and it ended up being one of the best conditioners I'd used. It is also incredibly easy to make! Unfortun...
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Mon, 17 Jun 2013 09:52:36 PDT
Super-Citrusy Room and Linen Spray http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Citrusy-Room-and-Linen-Spray/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/F0JU/GNOD6A2G/F2VF0JUGNOD6A2G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/F0JU/GNOD6A2G/F2VF0JUGNOD6A2G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/F0JU/GNOD6A2G/F2VF0JUGNOD6A2G.SMALL.jpg annahowardshaw Don't throw out the perfectly good spray bottles that perfumes or other over-priced beauty products are sold in.  We probably pay more for that bottle than for the product anyway!  Instead, reuse the packaging to make new, and adorable, cleaning products.  This project is a great room or linen spr...
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Sun, 15 May 2011 16:17:56 PDT
Cleaning your oven without poisonous, earth destroying chemicals http://www.instructables.com/id/Cleaning-your-oven-without-poisonous-earth-destro/
Cleaning your oven without poisonous, earth destroying chemicals - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/V2VU/GO5IHLPY/FMQV2VUGO5IHLPY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/V2VU/GO5IHLPY/FMQV2VUGO5IHLPY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/V2VU/GO5IHLPY/FMQV2VUGO5IHLPY.SMALL.jpg ejarrell A few steps on how to quickly get rid of the grime and debris that make your kitchen smell horrible every time you turn on your oven.  Things You Will Need Baking Soda Vinegar  A bowl or a squirt bottle (Preferably a squirt bottle) A dirty oven A spatula   First things...
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Thu, 26 May 2011 08:31:13 PDT
How to remove the cap on a Swiffer Wet-Jet cleaner bottle. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-remove-the-cap-on-a-Swiffer-Wet-Jet-cleaner/
How to remove the cap on a Swiffer Wet-Jet cleaner bottle. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/M60H/FDYPTGAG/FOOM60HFDYPTGAG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/M60H/FDYPTGAG/FOOM60HFDYPTGAG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/M60H/FDYPTGAG/FOOM60HFDYPTGAG.SMALL.jpg cpd_trigger In this, my first instructable, I'll show you how to remove that pesky cap on your swiffer wet-jet bottle that makes it impossible to refill and causes you to buy their overpriced solution. All you'll need is a pair of fingernail/toenail clippers and a pot of boiling watter (and the bottle of course...
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Wed, 19 Mar 2008 17:23:18 PDT
5 Vinegar Mysteries Solved! http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Vinegar-Mysteries-Solved/
5 Vinegar Mysteries Solved! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/ZJK7/GVJCJ1AT/F9LZJK7GVJCJ1AT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/ZJK7/GVJCJ1AT/F9LZJK7GVJCJ1AT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/ZJK7/GVJCJ1AT/F9LZJK7GVJCJ1AT.SMALL.jpg frenzy Vinegar (Acetic acid) is a sour liquid found in many homes. It has also been touted for centuries as a wonder drug, and ultimate cleaning product.  But does it actually work? We will test 5 common vinegar theories and put them to the test. Theory 1: Polishing Chrome Our first theory is tha...
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Tue, 24 Aug 2010 14:25:11 PDT