The best home care ideas from the past

Do you have any tips passed down in your family for taking care of your home? 

Reader’s Digest collected a whole list of them, and some are genius!

They said, “An empty coffee can with a plastic lid makes a great container for soaking brushes. Just cut an ‘X’ in the centre of the lid, push the handle up through the ‘X’ and place the lid on the can.”

There are also great ideas for protecting your gutters, mending screens, and fixing squeaky floors. 

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