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To budge a stiff zipper, hold the fabric taut and rub the soap along the front and back sides of the teeth. Then pull and see how smoothly it glides 44 Double-Duty Tips for Household Items


47 Amazing Life Hacks - Vinegar - Control weeds around your home by spraying them with household vinegar. No chemicals!


Make more closet space! Expand your clothing capacity by repurposing a soda-can tab: Slip one end over a hanger’s hook, then suspend a second hanger from the tab’s other end. RELATED: 10 Streamlined Closets We Seriously Covet


Prevent Frayed Stiche With Clear Nail Polish: Button hanging by a thread? Avoid this by coating a button's center with a drop of clear nail polish. Once it's dry, it will prevent the stitches from fraying over time


Alternative Uses for Household Items. Mesh Produce Bag - Use the plastic mesh bag that your onions or oranges came in as a no-scratch scrubber for a gunky pot or pan. Ball up the bag, scour away the grime, and throw the whole mess away.


Make Potted Plants less messy. Line Flowerpots and planters with coffee filters to stop soil from falling through the drainage hole. Reuse coffee filters for this one, plus compost the grinds in your garden!


Snag those hotel-freebie shower caps to cover shoes before packing them in a suitcase. The plastic keeps dirty soles from soilying clothes. 44 Double-Duty Tips for Household Items