How to remove window scratches
If you find a scratch in a pane of glass or a window, make a paste out of dried mustard and vinegar, dip a clean cloth in the mixture and buff the scratch in a circular motion for a couple of minutes. You can then wipe the glass clean and any previous scratches should be less visible.
How to fix creaky doors
To solve the irritating problem of creaking doors, take a normal graphite pencil and go over all the joints in your hinges. The graphite in the pencil lubricates the brass or iron without corroding it or promoting rust. Push the door back and forward a few times and repeat the whole process.
Keeping your garden weed-free
Keep your garden weed-free over the winter months by putting newspapers down between the rows in your flower beds. The newspaper will not only keep the weeds at bay but also add great nutrients to the soil. If your plants are being attacked by pests, fill a spray bottle with a mixture of water and dish soap, then spray the solution over your garden until you find where the pests are hiding.
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