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The Proper Way To Wash An Electric Blanket

If you’ve just pulled a musty electric blanket from the cupboard, it’s time to clean it. Clean an electric blanket using a washing machine and a few simple steps.


The Real Benefits Of Regular Family Meals (Beyond Good Food)

Family dinners aren’t just for the holidays. They actually have benefits far outside of sharing that ham or lamb feast among people you care about.


Gradually Declutter Your Home By One Item Every Day

If you live in a seriously cluttered house, downsizing all at once can feel like an impossible challenge. Wise Bread shares a simple tip to do it gradually: get rid of one (or ten) things every day.


Change The Direction Of Your Fridge Door For Easy Access

A well-arranged kitchen can make a huge difference in how efficient you are in that space. If your fridge door often gets in the way, How To Be A Handyman offers a guide on how to change the direction it opens.


This Workbench Is Perfect For Small-Space DIY Projects

You don’t have to live large or have a huge garage to get your DIY on, but apartment dwellers and people in small spaces can often find it challenging to find room for tools or a flat space to work. This space-saving workbench handles both, and it’s easy to build yourself.


Repurpose An Old Filing Cabinet As Garage Storage

You can make an awesome custom storage system for your garage, or you can take Trash To Treasure’s quick-fix option on converting an old file cabinet into brilliant garage storage. It’s a great way to recycle something you’re no longer using.


These DIY Belt And Scarf Organisers Save Space In Small Wardrobes

Wardrobe space comes at a premium in most homes and apartments, so you have to make the most of what you get. Kelly at View Along the Way shows us how she made these slide-out organisers for belts, ties, scarves more that fit in tight spaces and slide out when you need them.


Clean Window Blind Cords With A Liquid Pack

Dread the thought of cleaning your blinds? One Good Thing By Jillee shares what is possibly the easiest way to clean dirty cords on venetian or similar blinds.


Turn A Full-Length Mirror Into An Attractive Bathroom Storage Unit

Most of us could use more storage space in our bathrooms, and this DIY project hides lots of storage space behind a full-length mirror in an attractive wooden frame.


Clean Old Paintings With A Slice Of Bread

Don’t let dust or dirt ruin your favourite paintings. Even with years of grime accumulated on vintage oil paintings, doughy white bread will make them look like new.