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10 Household Tips and Tricks That'll Make Life Easier

Written by Grace & Silas
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Whether it’s spring cleaning time or you just want to get things in your home organized, there are plenty of hacks to help you out. Taking care of a home can be pretty overwhelming at times, especially if you have little ones, which is why we need all the help we can get. And even if you’re just looking for some easy tips and tricks to help you with some small projects, then that’s just fine. There are plenty of them below to help you in your everyday life.

So feel free to check them out and then head to the bottom to find the tutorial for these awesome household hacks.

Clothing Cleaner Dispensers

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Found from Simply Designing: See Source Below

I love this storage idea! So instead of keeping them in ugly containers, you can easily store the liquids in easily accessible mason jars. Then you won’t have to lug out the heavy containers every time you do the laundry.

Bar Keepers Friend for Stainless Steel Appliances

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Found from The Krazy Coupon Lady: See Source Below

If you want your stainless steel appliances to shine like new again, then Bar Keepers Friend is an easy way to do just that!

You can get Bar Keepers Friend here!

Clean Mirrors with Black Tea

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Found from The Krazy Coupon Lady: See Source Below

Using strongly brewed black tea is a great way to clean your mirrors. Who would have thought?

No Drip Paint Trick

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Found from Martha Stewart: See Source Below

If you plan on retouching a room, try this awesome no drip paint trick with a large rubber band. Now that’s easy.

Lotion Bottle to Phone Charging Holder

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Found from Make It Love It: See Source Below

If you want a safe place to keep your phone charged and out of the way, try this tutorial which will show you how to create a phone charging holder out of a lotion bottle.

Router Disguise

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Found from Apartment Therapy: See Source Below

Routers are pretty darn ugly, but an awesome way to keep them out of the way and in disguise is to hide them in a fake book.

Grapefruit and Salt Scrub

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Found from The Krazy Coupon Lady: See Source Below

With the help of the citric acid from the grapefruit and the scrubbing action of the salt, you can kill stains in your sinks and showers instantly.

Dust Fans with Pillow Case

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Found from The Krazy Coupon Lady: See Source Below

Ever notice how the dust on ceiling fans build up fast and just look plain gross? Well an easy way to clean it is to use a pillowcase to take it off. The Dust will fall into the pillowcase and you won’t have to deal with it floating in the air after wiping it off.

Clean Your Shower Curtain in the Washer

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Found from The Krazy Coupon Lady: See Source Below

You know how shower curtains can get filmy and nasty? Well an easy way to clean them is to just pop them in the washer and let it do all the work!

Clean Shower Head with Vinegar

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Found from The Krazy Coupon Lady: See Source Below

Just soaking your shower head in some vinegar for 20 minutes can get all of the grime build-up off easily.


Sometimes we need just the right hacks to help make our lives just a bit easier. Especially with a home. It can get cluttered or disorganized so easily that it can be a bit overwhelming or discouraging. But with the right tips and tricks, we can make things so much simpler.

Now if you have any household hacks yourself, let me know in the comments down below! I’d love to hear about them!

Sources

Clothing Cleaner Dispensers: Simply Designing

Bar Keepers Friend for Stainless Steel: The Krazy Coupon Lady

Clean Mirror with Black Tea: The Krazy Coupon Lady

No Drip Paint Trick: Martha Stewart

Lotion Bottle to Phone Charging Holder: Make It Love It

Router Disguise: Apartment Therapy

Grapefruit and Salt Scrub: The Krazy Coupon Lady

Dust Fans with Pillow Case: The Krazy Coupon Lady

Clean Your Shower Curtain in the Washer: The Krazy Coupon Lady

Clean Shower Head with Vinegar: The Krazy Coupon Lady

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Silas and Grace always had a passion for travel. So in 2016, they started Chasing Foxes as an independent income source. 4 months after launch, they were making enough money from their blog to travel full-time, and in the past 5 years, they’ve been able to encourage others in their blogging journeys too. Learn more about Silas & Grace.

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