11 Unexpected Ways to Use Spices in Your Home

You can do so much more than cook with these!

By Hometalk Hits

Splash cinnamon on seeds to start ‘em strong

Cinnamon helps to prevent fungus, so your seeds can have a sunny, healthy start.

s 11 unexpected ways to use spices in your home, Splash cinnamon on seeds to start em strong

Clear your clogged drain with cream of tartar

Never struggle with a clogged drain again, thanks to this quick cleansing mix.

s 11 unexpected ways to use spices in your home, Clear your clogged drain with cream of tartar

Mix up a batch of rosemary carpet cleaner

Carpets get a lot of wear and tear, but this fresh cleaner will revive them in a snap.

s 11 unexpected ways to use spices in your home, Mix up a batch of rosemary carpet cleaner

Use turmeric to tie-dye summery throw pillows

The secret to adding a splash of color to boring fabrics is hiding in your spice rack.

s 11 unexpected ways to use spices in your home, Use turmeric to tie dye summery throw pillows

Mix cinnamon & glue into aromatic ornaments

Mix up your own batch and fill the house with sweet smelling decor.

s 11 unexpected ways to use spices in your home, Mix cinnamon glue into aromatic ornaments

Cover an orange in cloves to freshen the air

Your home is going to smell amazing and look so fresh with a jar full of these.

s 11 unexpected ways to use spices in your home, Cover an orange in cloves to freshen the air

Craft cinnamon-covered fruit decorations

This fall trend is already spreading like wildfire, and it’s sweet and simple!

s 11 unexpected ways to use spices in your home, Craft cinnamon covered fruit decorations

Simmer rosemary and lemons on the stove

Freshen the air inside your home quickly by tossing these into a pot and simmering it on the stove.

s 11 unexpected ways to use spices in your home, Simmer rosemary and lemons on the stove

Add an aged look to wood pieces with cinnamon

Just sprinkle it on before you paint, to add a few grainy years to your piece.

s 11 unexpected ways to use spices in your home, Add an aged look to wood pieces with cinnamon

Make a metallic wreath from bay leaves

This one actually uses magnolia leaves, but you could easily create this same design with bay leaves.

s 11 unexpected ways to use spices in your home, Make a metallic wreath from bay leaves