Category Archive: DO[ING]-IT-YOURSELF

Dec 28

7 Frugal Living Skills that Can Save You Money

There are many frugal living skills that can be very enjoyable and rewarding and that can save you a lot of money at the same time. Continue reading ...

Aug 25

Swiffer Dusting Cloth Alternative

The Swiffer broom is a pretty clever invention. Its swivel head allows you to use it in tough-to-reach-places like ceilings, walls, under furniture, your itchy back, etc. A disposable Swiffer dusting cloth fits on the mop head. The only problem with these replacement cloths is that they are expensive.

Looking for a frugal alternative? Continue reading ...

Aug 20

Fix a Clogged Drain

I noticed that clog in my bathroom sink a few weeks ago. It was bad, but it wasn’t so bad that I felt like going to the trouble of fixing it. It just took a while longer for the water to drain down, that’s all. Today was the day that that small problem became unbearable. The water sat there for what seemed like hours. Continue reading ...

Aug 20

Washing Windows

I dislike washing windows. Even though I have ‘easy clean’ windows, it’s never easy for me to find the motivation to do them. They sure make a terrific difference once they’re done, however.

Here is a classic froogalist window washing fluid recipe that will save you big bucks and (in my opinion) do a better job at eliminating streaks than name brands Continue reading ...