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To give a sisal or sea-grass area rug some traction, flip it over, and apply lines of acrylic-latex caulk every 6 inches or so. Once dry, you can safely put down your rug; the rubbery strips will hold it in place.

To give a sisal or sea-grass area rug some traction, flip it over, and apply lines of acrylic-latex caulk every 6 inches or so. Once dry, you can safely put down your rug; the rubbery strips will hold it in place.

Tip - The Rubber Band Trick - If you need to remove a nail, criss-cross a couple of rubber bands over the top of the hammer before using the hammer's claw. The rubber bands will protect the surface that you're removing the nail from.

Tip – The Rubber Band Trick – If you need to remove a nail, criss-cross a couple of rubber bands over the top of the hammer before using the hammer’s claw. The rubber bands will protect the surface that you’re removing the nail from.

 

Place a rubber band around the open of paint can so you can wipe the excess paint off the brush and not the side of the can every time you dip

Place a rubber band around the open of paint can so you can wipe the excess paint off the brush and not the side of the can every time you dip

 

 

Use a paper cup to catch debris when drilling into the ceiling. What a great idea!

Use a paper cup to catch debris when drilling into the ceiling. What a great idea!

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