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Coupon Abbreviations
  • SC = Store Coupon
  • MC = Manufacturer Coupon
  • SS = Smart Source
  • RMN = Retail Me Not
  • PG = Proctor and Gamble
Coupon Terms
  • WYB = When You Buy
  • B1G1 = Buy One Get One Free
  • .75/1 = 75 cents off one item
  • .75/3 = 75 cents off three items
  • EXP = Expiration Date

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Over the years, I’ve shared many quick tips about how to do things around the house in frugal and simple ways. I thought it was finally time to put them all in one place, since some were posted as long as 10 years ago! Most of these hacks can be done with things you already have around the house and will keep you from buying expensive products that aren’t necessary.

Complete List of Southern Savers How-To’s

Cleaning How-Tos

How to Clean a Mirror Without Streaks

How to Clean Baseboards with Dryer Sheets
How to Clean Blinds
How to Clean Grout with Resolve
How to Keep Your Shower Clean
How to Make Carpet Cleaner 
How to Remove Rust Stains 

Laundry How-Tos

How to De-Wrinkle a Graduation Gown
How to Get Oil Stains Out of Clothing
How to Remove Ink Stains 

How to Use Aluminum Foil as Dryer Sheets

Personal Care How-Tos

How to Make Body Wash
How to Relieve Sun Burn with Tea

Kitchen How-Tos

How to Defrost a Turkey
How to Freeze Food in Ice Cube Trays
How to Make a Cake Decorating Comb

How to Make Homemade Red Wine Vinegar
How to Make Your Own Bread Crumbs
How to Make Your Own Powdered Sugar
How to Use an Eat First Box to Reduce Waste
How to Use Vegetable Scraps
How to Use Vinegar to Clean Produce

Miscellaneous How-Tos

How to Avoid Rusted Jewelry
How to Get Rid of Gnats
How to Make a Flat Iron Holder

How to Make Fresh Linen Spray
How to Make Natural Air Freshener
How to Make Natural Moth Repellent
How to Remove Scratches from Wood
How to Revive Old Paintbrushes
How to Save Paper While Printing

How to Unclog a Drain without Harsh Chemicals
How to Use Dryer Sheets for Other Things 

Do you have any favorite how-tos for around the house? Let us know in the comments!

I've shared many quick tips on how to clean, organize, and find shortcuts for things around the house. Here's the complete list of Southern Savers how-to's!