Handy Household Hints

Home Life Hack #1:

Lift furniture marks from carpets by using an ice cube

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Home Life Hack #2:

Remove difficult scuff marks from walls and floors by using WD40. Even lifts tar!

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Home Life Hack #3:

Want a cheap and safe way to clean your oven? Fill an oven-safe bowl with water and leave for 30 minutes on high setting. The steam will loosen dirt and grime. Wait to cool before cleaning.

Home Life Hack #4:

Sprinkle your hob with Bicarbonate of Soda and spray with vinegar. Watch it foam and then wipe away the grease.

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Home Life Hack #5:

White water rings on your furniture? Mix a paste of salt and olive oil and apply to the stain for an hour, wipe away and buff.

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Home Life Hack #6:

De-scale your shower head with vinegar. Remove the head and place in a plastic bag filled with enough vinegar to cover the head. Leave overnight.

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Home Life Hack #7:

Hardwater rings in your toilet bowl? Leave a cup of white vinegar overnight or drop a couple of denture tablets in.

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Home Life Hack #8:

Remove oil spots from a concrete driveway using WD40. Spray liberally and then blot with kitchen paper or an old rag.

Home Life Hack #9:

Remove finger marks from walls and doors by rubbing with a slice of white bread. If you spray starch on afterwards, it should prevent this from reoccurring.

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Home Life Hack #10:

Clean your bathroom mirror with shaving foam, it will help keep it defogged after showers.

Home Life Hack #11:

Keep your iron sparkling clean by running it over salt sprinkled on the board. Use a medium setting and all residue will come off in a couple of passes.

Home Life Hack #12:

Need to clean fiddly bottles? Put a handful of uncooked rice in with a touch of washing up liquid and a little water. Shake vigorously and rinse to reach those difficult areas.

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