How to clean cups from tea deposit

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Almost all kinds of tea and some herbs more often leave dark deposit on cups. Of course it is right to wash the cup immediately after tea drinking, but we always hurrying somewhere don’t usually have any time for that. Whatever thick deposit from tea is left on cups or teapots it is absolutely easy to remove. There are several ways for that, for each of them we prepare one means to choose from offered list. Baking soda Medium or fine salt Lemon Lemon acid Cleansers with soda, citric acid or chlorine In such a state from time to time ...

How to keep cut roses alive in a vase longer

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The bunch of roses always creates the festive atmosphere which you are eager to keep longer. However, the time of the flowers being fresh depends on many factors that we sometimes cannot change. For example, the specie of roses, the place of origin and the way of delivery, how long they were at the florist’s and in what conditions they were kept, etc. However, we are able to make them last longer if we handle them properly. Read the following about how to do it. Spray for houseplants Aspirin Sugar Absorbent carbon Citric acid Pieces of ice Big plastic ...

How to clean the chamois shoes easily

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There are numerous ways to clean chamois shoes: from the expensive and medium priced store bought cleaning agents to the simple ammonia and vinegar. But these aids are more suitable in case if the shoes have already become extremely dirty. But what shall we do if they have just got a bit dusty? That is what happened to my favorite half-boots of light chamois. I was told a nice method to clean chamois shoes simply and without soaking them (which is ruinous for chamois leather) and without spending too much money for this operation. A clothes cleaning ...

Choose the right food steamer

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Steamer is an irreplaceable device in every kitchen due to its positive qualities. It`s main advantage is that the food is cooked in a healthier way that is why it is so good for your family. If you want to buy one then you should know that there exist a great number of different models and you should know how to choose the steamer that suits you according to the options which it possesses. While looking for the right one, you will see a lot of models and you should be careful in your choice in order to pick a steamer which will make your cooking easier and more convenient. You should know some special tips that will help you ...

How to clean the washing machine from fungus

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I am renting a flat with a washing machine that is often spoiled with fungus. I have found some ways to get rid of it on the Internet. All of them come to treating the inner part of the machine with cleansers that contain chlorine. At first I was only using "Domestos" for this purpose, and then I understood that all modern cleansers gave the same effect. That is why I clean it with a liquid cleanser that I have near at hand at the moment. Liquid cleanser (it is desirable to include chlorine) 2 household napkins or sponges that can be thrown away after using Tight household ...

How to do transplantation of house flowers

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I’ve received two house plants so-to-say as a "heritage": geranium and begonia. They were planted into one-time pots containers and the state of flowers was quite bad. Geranium is dried up a bit, begonia is slightly rotted. I decided that they should be instantly transplanted. I bought earthenware pots without polish (I suppose that in such pots flowers breathe better), dug up a little soil and bought another universal neutral soil for flowers in store and began transplantation. Flowers Neutral store soil Nature soil Ceramic pots Scissors Spoon Tank ...

How to sew oven gloves made of sheet wadding

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In baking or cooking, you should always remember to protect your hands since cooking utensils, pots and pans tend to become very hot. You obviously need something to protect your hands as you cook. So let's sew soft, funny and palm-sized oven gloves. Two hands - two oven gloves. A bit of chintz Some sheet wadding Sewing threads The best cloth to use to make potholders are thin ones since these are very easy to sew. Using thin cloth will also prevent the potholder from getting bigger and coarser. Sheet wadding will add volume and will ...

How to install a window opening restrictor

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A typical plastic window is very tight which is perfect in keeping rain out but most homes need a window open to improve ventilation. You may never need to open the window completely only partially since this could be very dangerous especially when you live in an apartment building. Pets as well as children may play or peek near the window and fall out. You need to improve the ventilation inside a room but you must also consider a safe alternative. A suitable remedy is a window opening restrictor or what homeowners call a window comb. On the photo you can see the restrictor in action. The principle behind ...

How to cut the onion and not cry

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The onion is one of the most common spices. I like to add onions to salads and meat, not to mention the preparation of onion pie. Of course, if you have a processor or other mechanical means for slicing onions, you don't need to worry to about crying while preparing onions. What if these techniques are not ideal for preparing several pieces of onions? How do you cut an onion and not cry? This question troubled me for a long time. Over the years, tried all. I came to the conclusion that the same method may not help different people - that was the panacea to prevent crying but for a different brand it did not help at ...

How to grow celery greens at home (easy solution)

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Celery is very tasty and useful spice. It is available in three types: root where the main value is represented by a tuber, in the form of a reminding beet; the foliage where the course top part of a plant (greens); and the petiole, at which very thick sticks of the leaves are used. Celery greens is not so difficult to grow at home from a cabbage stump, right on window sill. Petiolar celery Flowerpot Soil Buy a celery. Pay attention that you are buying fresh, not dried up celery or vegetable that is beginning to rot. Look at this ...