My favorite Household tips
I thought it would be fun to compile a page of some of my favorite household tips from blogs around the internet. All of these are easy to do and most re-purpose commonly found household items.
Portion pancake batter with precision―without the usual mess of transferring batter from the bowl. Just squeeze out baby-size or plate-size rounds, or add Mickey Mouse ears to a batch of silver dollars. Source: Real Simple.
Put a coffee filter to work as a screen cleaner. For lint-free viewing, grab a coffee filter to wipe down dusty computer monitors and TV screens regularly. Source Apartment Therapy.
Cut ice cream with a knife for faster serving at parties. Source: Xaxor
Car Wax as Sink Polish – Polish faucets, sinks, tile, even shower doors with Turtle Wax, which leaves behind a protective barrier against water and soap buildup, so your hard-earned sparkle will last past the next tooth-brushing. Source Real Simple
Washing your outdoor trash can should be a breeze if you first drill several 1/2-inch holes in the bottom. The drainage holes will allow you to hose down the insides of the barrel without having to dump out the dirty water; this will also prevent rainwater from collecting. Source Martha Stewart