How to Lock a Door with a Sock

How to Lock a Door with a Sock

You’ve done it again. You forgot to lock your door, and now you’re rushing back home before someone breaks in. But, what’s this? You don’t have a key! Do not worry! There is a way to secure your home with some simple items found in any household: an old sock, for example. All you need

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How to Lock a Door with a Fork

How to Lock a Door with a Fork

People will enter your home through your gate. They do, however, keep unwanted visitors out. It’s for this purpose that we have locks. However, your door lock can become damaged at any time. It may have been a toddler who closed the door too hard, or a teen who fought the lock after a wild

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How to Barricade a Door that Opens Out

How to Barricade a Door that Opens Out

While the majority of doors (particularly front doors) open inwards, outward opening doors are also popular. An exterior door that opens outward is typically more resistant to force attacks than one that opens inward. However, if you know where the door’s weak points are, you can lock any outward swinging door quickly and easily. We’ll

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How to Lock a Door with a Belt

How to Lock a Door with a Belt

There are a variety of circumstances in which you may need to lock a door but do not have a key. So, what do you do if you don’t have a key (or, for that matter, a lock)? What is the best way to lock a door without a key? You can use a portable

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How to Remove Permanent Marker from Leather Shoes

How to Remove Permanent Marker from Leather Shoes

We’ve all had the terrifying experience of dropping a permanent marker on our favorite pair of shoes or the concrete. The despair and resentment of not being able to erase the permanent stain is unbearable. There are, however, healthy ways to lighten or even fully eliminate the permanent marker stain using common household products. Leather,

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How to Remove Highlighter From Leather

How to Remove Highlighter From Leather

Leather is widely used to make a variety of household products. Purses, shoes, belts, and furniture are only a few examples. When using a highlighter pen, be cautious when working with leather pieces, particularly those made of light or soft leather. However, if the highlighter pen falls or falls into the hands of a small

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How to Keep House Door Locks from Freezing

How to Keep House Door Locks from Freezing?

If you live in a northern state, like Pennsylvania, there’s no question that you’re already accustomed to the cold temperatures, snow and ice that the winter season brings with it. But winter brings other inconveniences – like poor driving conditions, ice dams, slush, and frozen locks. There’s arguably nothing more frustrating than going to start

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Why Should You Put Garlic under Your Pillow

Why Should You Put Garlic under Your Pillow?

Garlic is a commonly used vegetable in many kitchens around the world. Did you know, however, that some people bury it under their pillows? Many people who have trouble falling asleep claim that placing a garlic clove under their pillows each night will help them sleep better. Garlic’s sulfur compounds, as well as its fragrance,

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