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Sarah Walker

Sarah is a homemaker and is passionate about fixing little things in and around her house. She loves to do DIY hacks and keeps on writing about those things in her blog. When she is not writing, she keeps herself busy with her twins Cathy and Mickey.

5 Smart Ways To Get Rid of Mice Under The Kitchen Sink

Are there signs of mice invasion in your home? Most probably, you have run into mouse droppings or seen gnawed-on items. Mice like staying under kitchen sinks, and some signs of invasion in your kitchen include their droppings. It’s irksome to keep on dealing with this nuisance in your home. However, this isn’t a call …

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Can Apple Cores Go in the Garbage Disposal?

A garbage disposal (also known as a disposal unit)  is often attached to the kitchen sink and sits between the sink’s drain and trap to enhance easier cleaning. The device uses very little water and works by reducing the amount of food waste that ends up in landfills. Food scraps can also go through the …

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Can You Flush Egg Yolks Down The Toilet? (And Egg Shells)

Toilets are modern-day essential sanitary hardware for human waste. However, they are not great at disposing of certain household products. Flushing down items other than human waste can potentially clog your drainage system, contaminate water, or even cause environmental pollution. In this article, we will see if it is safe to flush eggs down the …

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Can You Throw Away Unused Matches? (And in the Toilet?)

More often than not, people who use matches regularly almost always have more than they need at any particular time. The question is, how do you dispose of unused matches safely? The most important consideration to make is the condition of the unused matches you’re tossing away. As a rule of thumb, fire safety guidelines …

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Can You Put Rice Down a Garbage Disposal? (Not Really…)

Garbage disposal goes a long way to simplify things in the cookhouse. However, it doesn’t get the best from us in return. Some of the things we put in the kitchen drains can attract issues down the road. As such, before you place any food scraps in your garbage disposal, ensure that you are doing …

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6 Smart Ways To Get Rid of Iguanas on Your Roof

Iguanas can be a threat in certain parts of the world. These reptiles are reared as pets by some people, but they also flourish in warm, wild regions. If you’ve never come across an iguana, then you might be shocked upon seeing them on your yard or roof. Many people see them as a significant …

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10 Effective Ways To Avoid Tools From Rusting in The Garage

Perhaps you have some valuable tools. However, most people store tools in the shed or garage, where humidity and heat can cause damage. Storing tools using vapor corrosion inhibitor (VCI) chemicals can keep them from rusting. Rust-inhibiting chemicals are incorporated with VCI products, including zipper bags, mesh liners, and capsules, which vaporize and adhere to …

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Can You Use Clorox Wipes To Clean The Inside of The Fridge?

When it comes to cleaning your refrigerator, not every product is okay. You have to know what item to use and the one to avoid. After all, we have lots of horror stories proving behind doubt that not every product is a good match for your appliance. Surprisingly, most of the products to avoid work …

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How To Remove Rust From Ceramic And Porcelain Tiles?

Of the many forms of dirt you have to deal with when cleaning your ceramic or porcelain tiles, rust is one stubborn stain of a kind. It’s possible to invest much time and elbow grease into getting rid of rust from tiles and still end up not getting the results you wanted. However, that doesn’t …

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Can You Use Lysol To Clean The Refrigerator? (And Oven)

Keeping your kitchen clean doesn’t only mean wiping the cabinets and washing dishes. No, it covers much more than that, including ensuring that your refrigerator and other appliances are in a healthy condition. And when it comes to cleaning most contacted surfaces, we very well know Lysol does well. But how about using Lysol to …

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Can You Use Pine Sol on Laminate Floors?

We love laminate flooring for many reasons. It’s affordable, durable, easy to maintain, and of course, beautiful! In fact, if you already have one, then chances are you already know not many flooring types beat the shiny hardwood appearance of a laminate floor. And yes, as usual, maintaining that glow comes at a cost. If …

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How To Get Rid of Tapeworms in Your House?

If you are a pet owner, then one thing you have to fight at some point is tapeworms. Tapeworms love our furry friends. But the love isn’t genuine. Once they get into the life of your pet, these worms can turn their lives miserable. So, you’ve had a tapeworm-infested furry companion. Luckily, a few medications …

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Can You Use Diesel To Clean The Motorcycle Chain? (Or Petrol?)

If your motorcycle uses a chain as the final drive method, you have to keep inspecting this component just as regularly as other key components. That essential metallic string-like structure connecting the front and rear sprockets will affect how your bike performs as well as your safety on the road. If your motorbike has to …

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9 Possible Reasons For Someone To Not Clean Their House

Although it’s a necessity for healthy living, cleanliness comes as a frivolous affair to some people. Has someone ever welcomed you to their house only to wonder how they manage to survive in such a messed-up space? Spider webs on the walls, stinking dishes in the sink, unmade bed (literally), clutter all over the floor, …

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10 Amazing Ways To Get Paint Off Laminate Floor

A few things are inevitable in life. One is growing old. Another is drops of paint falling onto the floor when painting. Yes, no matter how careful you are on your home improvement projects, you almost can never end your project without having a drop or two of paint hitting the floor. Now, that’s what …

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