Maybe grandma knows best. In the Home Remedies Challenge, share with us your favorite concoctions and techniques for body, health, and home. Whether it’s a project for healing an ailment or cleaning your kitchen, or anything in between, all home remedies are eligible.

The winner will receive an iPad Mini and an aromatherapy humidifier, and all finalists will receive a fun Instructables prize pack.

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The Home Remedies Challenge 2016 is closed.

Grand Prize


Runner Up (25)


Grand Prize (1)

One Grand Prize winner will receive:

Runner Up (25)

Twenty five runner up prize winners will receive an Instructables prize pack including a t-shirt.

Write an Instructable

Create a new Instructable that fits the guidelines outlined in the contest description above. To be eligible, Instructables must be published between Mar 14, 2016 and Apr 11, 2016 (11:59pm PT).


Upon publishing your Instructable you'll see checkboxes for open contests. Select Home Remedies Challenge 2016. If you have entries currently eligible for entry, it will also show up by clicking "Enter this Contest" on the right side of this page.


Entries are accepted by Instructables staff within one business day Monday - Friday. What matters is the submission time, not acceptance time.


A panel of judges made up of Instructables staff and respected members of the community rate the finalists. The averages of the ratings determine the winners.


When the winners are decided they will be notified and announced here on the contest page.