The 15 Best Practical Home Hot Tips

The 15 Best Practical Home Hot Tips

Cambria Bold
Jan 2, 2011

Sometimes the simplest piece of advice is the most effective, that one tip that makes you go "Why didn't I think of that?" Here are a few of the best Hot Tips our editors offered up this year:


1 Hot Tip: Remove Tarnish With Salt, Flour, and Vinegar!
2 Hot Tip: Keep Picnic Foods Safe with Unshelled Peanuts
3 Forget Scrubbing: Iron Out Stains Set in Carpet
4 Hot Tip: Bring Old Rugs Back To Life with Salt
5 Hot Tip: Use an Upholstery Cheat Sheet When Shopping


6 Hot Tip: Simply Smokin' Weed Killer
7 Hot Tip: Eliminate Outdoor Odors with Oats
8 Hot Tip: Use Chalk to Rid Your Clothes of Greasy Stains
9 Hot Tip: How to Keep Your Paint Brushes and Rollers Fresh
10 Hot Tip: Remove Rust with a Potato


11 Cut Out the Middle Man: Ironing Wet Clothes
12 Hot Tip: Shine Stainless Steel with Flour
13 Hot Tip: Silence Squeaky Floor Boards with Talcum Powder
14 Holiday Tip: Make a Stain Removal Kit To Help Guests with Mishaps
15 Helpful Tip: Make a Cleaning Schedule

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Welcome to Re-Nest's end-of-year roundup!
We're making our way through 2010 and rounding up some of our favorite (and your favorite) posts. Also on deck during this time: the Re-Nest editors get personal in our "Meet the Team" series, a special group of guest bloggers share their green resolutions, and we go big with Green City Guides, from Montreal to Madison.

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