146 Useful Things Everyone Needs to Know to Survive Life
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Make your home look good
: Your main pieces of furniture can set the tone for the room, and you should choose a color scheme.
: Grip the hammer at the end. Drill a pilot hole before using your screwdriver to ensure the nail goes in straight.
Paint your walls
: Apply paint with a roller with a "M" motion.
Make cleaning supplies
: Vinegar and baking soda are some common ingredients.
: Working on a fresh stain is the most effective removal tip.
Make your bed:
It's actually easiest to make your bed while you are still in it.
Mow a lawn
: Use proper equipment to make sure the edges of the lawn are trimmed.
Fold your clothes
: Properly fold your clothes, so they will be less wrinkled.
How to iron
: Be sure to iron clothes right after you take them out from the dryer, so it'll be an easier task.
Take care of a plant:
Do your research to know what each plant needs.
: Shovel on the side the wind is coming from; don't shovel into the wind.
: Turn clothes inside out, and wash them in cool water.
Hand wash your clothes
: Use lukewarm water and a mild detergent or dishwashing liquid.
Sew a button
: Thread the needle through the holes at least eight to 10 times.
Source: Sarah Lipoff
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