In this Crazy Life: Soak old paint brushes in HOT vinegar for 30 minutes and then wash. The old paint will come out and they will be as good as new. Just one of the many ideas Ive found on This Old House :)
Removing years of bad paint decisions from hinges and door knobs. Easy as water, heat, and baking soda. I actually did this in my old bungalow. Really very easy, butr emember, metal gets hot people.... I may or may not have burned myself.
When painting glass panes, don't bother taping first, just paint, let it dry, spray with a vinegar/water solution, score along the edge of the pane and scrape off with a razor blade scraper and the paint comes off easily
6 Swoon-Worthy Small Kitchens #refinery29 http://www.refinery29.uk/small-kitchen-ideas-interiors-tiles#slide-6 A minuscule kitchen’s main downside is that you’ll miss out on all the gossip going on in the next room – which calls for drastic measures. Removing an interior wall to create an open plan space is an investment, but will make for a more convivial household. Retain a part of the wall for a counter area to zone the different spaces and provide a perch for company. The actual…