MOVING~Pack plates with foam disposable plates between them. So much easier than wrapping with paper. and you'll have the foam plates to use after you move in. No one needs a ton of dishes to do while unpacking!
How to Caulk Moldings! caulk moldings DIY - the tip about painting over the caulk is right on. Our non-painted caulk in our bathrooms attracts dirt & hair. Will have to fix that when we repaint our bathrooms soon.
Painting furniture - Have you ever painted a piece of furniture only to have it peel and crack and ultimately just not look very good? This post explains how to avoid those common problems AND what products you can use to get results you will love!
It is a good idea! Thieves, pls don't search my yard for pinecones! Here's a good idea to hide your extra house key - put it in a medicine bottle, glue a pinecone or rock on top, stick the bottle in the yard or planter.
10 Paint Secrets (PART THREE!): what you never knew about paint. You just add a little bit of Floetrol to your latex paint, and it prevents brush marks. For oil based paints, you can use a similar product called Penetrol
How to remove dents from wood, including hardwood floors. Excellent tip for the times when your child throws a toy or lets something fall and dents that perfect wood furniture you just bought or your very expensive hardwood floors.
How To Clean a Dry and Crusted Paintbrush with Vinegar
Don't let bristles touch the jar bottom when soaking oil brushes in cleaning solvent. Clip a medium or large binder clip around the handle of a brush and spread the arms to span a cleaning container so the brush bristles don't touch the bottom.