I have a brass lampshade, which I bought at Auction for £5. I wish to use it as a ceiling light shade in my bedroom. Once I have it shiney using lemon and salt, h... See more
Does anyone know of an easier way to remove bottle labels with sticky glue that is under the paper labels.
I had some Snowbabies left to me , problem is they were in a smokers house ! even though they were in a Curio cabinet they have a yellow stain!! does anyone have sugg... See more
My great grandmother gave me the doily, I thought about wax paper and ironing to get the wax off, but I want to save the doily! Anyone have experience with this? Than... See more
I have tried vinegar, foam cleaners, etc. Mirror is 35 years old.
I have this silver ring, which unfortunately has "fake" small round pearls. As you can see from the picture, the white coating is coming off of them. I really love ... See more
I have some beautiful peacock and pheasant feathers. They are really needing a cleaning, but where do I start without ruining them?
As you can see the before pictures there was a lot of wax. I was able to remove it all, but as you can see the candelabra's were painted and the paint is peeling off... See more
Have an older flocked snow Christmas tree that has turned a little yellow. is there anyway I can whiten it back up.
I saw an article on this not too long ago on Hometalk.
I have unearthed some old bottles some of them dated 1800s. I inquired at an antique dealer and the cost is prohibitive. Does any one know a DIY method? Thank yo... See more
I have a brass oil lamp / candle holder that looks black. i tried baking soda, but it is not working.
I forgot to clean out my paint brushes after finishing a craft. They dried out and are hard as rocks. I've tried soaking them in hot water, added dish soap, but it ... See more
I have a vase that I really like, but after sitting in the cabinet for a while it goes cloudy. I wash it out with vinegar and hot soapy water but after some time it a... See more
It's a liquid silver necklace (silver beads on threads). The necklace is blackened.....reluctant to immerse as the threads may be damaged.
I inherited my mother's 60 piece cut glass fine crystal that my father purchased while stationed in Japan after WWII which had never been taken out of the original cr... See more