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Remove oil/grease stains from fabric
Remove oil/grease stains from fabric
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If you have to deal with grease or oil stains, it's better to do it as soon as possible. Follow the instructions to solve the problem. Instructions First of all, apply on the affected area some absorbent powders, like talcum powder or corn ...

Starting your own vegetable garden
Starting your own vegetable garden
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If you want to eat fresh vegetables at each meal,then you should consider starting your own small vegetable garden. How to choose from seeds and catalog? Read the next article. Instructions Only grow the plants that you enjoy most and that are ...

Growing your own strawberries
Growing your own strawberries
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If you want to have fresh fruits in your garden, then strawberries are the ones you need to choose. If you don't know how to grow them, follow the instructions. Instructions The first step, surely, is buying the strawberries. You can either bu ...

Remove wine stains from clothes
Remove wine stains from clothes
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Wine stains need to be attended immediately as they appear, if not you may ruin your new dress or suit. Here's how you can get rid of these stains. Instructions The first step is to use some paper towels and blot the spot. If it's a dry cl ...

Removing ballpoint ink stains from clothes
Removing ballpoint ink stains from clothes
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Ink stains are something every person will have to deal one day or another. These stains can be very difficult but not impossible. Follow the next steps to find out how to remove them. Instructions Use a sponge and soak it in water. Then p ...

Making compost
Making compost
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Compost is actually a soil conditioner, mulch and fertilizer, all in one. It helps the soil regain microorganisms that help plants grow. Also it adds nutrients to the soil and help clay soil to drain better and sandy soil to retain more water. Anothe ...

Calculating square footage
Calculating square footage
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Calculating square footage is the easiest job in a construction project. All you need is a pen, a calculator, a paper and a tape measure. Instructions Square and rectangular areas Measure the length of the area and then write it down on a p ...

Get rid of ants the natural way
Get rid of ants the natural way
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When you're having problems with ants, first of all you need to know with what type of ant are you dealing for. Follow these steps to prevent them from ruining your garden and holiday. Instructions Determine the cause why they have come to you ...

Cleaning leather
Cleaning leather
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When having to deal with cleaning leather, the first step is to see if it's finished leather (like luggage and garments) or unfinished (work boots, baseball gloves). Instructions Finished leather Place moisturizing soap (like Dove) on a dam ...