The summer heat makes the windows wide open. And if you do not have a mosquito net, you can expect uninvited guests: mosquitoes, black flies and even wasps. To sleep well, make a trap for insects from the most affordable materials. You will need: For the trap: Plastic bottle; scissors, knife; 2/3 cup hot water; 3 tablespoons of sugar; 1 tablespoon dry yeast; adhesive tape For repeller: Lemon slice; dry cloves To begin, let's start making traps.
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If you want to keep a bouquet for a long time or to make an eternal bouquet as a gift, you can preserve the flowers with glycerol. Glycerin allows you to keep the flower almost, in its original form, the plants even remain flexible and only slightly change color. The only "but" - too young foliage can not be preserved with glycerin.
In the age of information technology is difficult to imagine life without gadgets. In each apartment, house or even room there is a computer, tablet or smartphone. Most of the gadgets are connected to the Internet using a Wi-Fi connection. Unfortunately, very often the Internet connection does not work properly.
Probably, every person has furniture, which is already sick to look at, but for some reason it’s a pity to throw it away, or there is simply not enough financial opportunity to buy a new one. Not everything is lost! Even the most terrible dresser can be given a very stylish look, you need only make a little effort. Below are a few ideas that will inspire you to rework your furniture!
A dream house does not always have to look like a castle so that you can feel comfortable in it. This work of art shows that it is possible to live very comfortably on 30 square meters. You will not believe, but it has everything you need for a happy life. Inside this magical building you feel like a fairy tale.
If suddenly you are a fan of popsicle on a stick, then do not rush to throw out the last one. Having accumulated such sticks, you can create stunningly beautiful things. For example, as in today's project - the original watch. Such time chronometers will perfectly fit into your handmade designer interior. You will need: popsicle sticks (well, or another ice cream); beads (color optional); unnecessary compact disc; plastic bottle cap; clock mechanism with arrows; strong thread (flagella); Super glue; drill (screwdriver).
Very often, looking at real estate catalogs, we unwittingly sigh, knowing that we cannot afford it. An alternative to expensive housing is offered by a company specializing in the construction of arched houses. Such housing is built very quickly, and, at the same time, its price range ranges from 1,000 to 5,000 dollars.
Everyone loves salads with fresh herbs. This is especially true in cold seasons, when there is no access to dacha beds. What to do if you really want something fresh, and you don’t really want to buy greens stuffed with various chemicals in a supermarket? You can always grow it at home, because most of it grows very quickly in water and gives a new crop.
When planning finances during repairs, we often neglect interior details. As a result, we risk not getting as a result of what was planned at the beginning or of what our imagination painted. However, you can make a big difference if you use one of these homemade lamps in your interior.
Spring is coming, so you need new inspiration and cool ideas for decorating the yard around the house. And a gazebo (pergola) can be just an excellent option for this purpose. But before proceeding to the construction of structures, it is worth considering various design options that can give an idea of what I would like to arrange.
This ingenious method allows for a short time to heat almost any room, and without the cost of electricity. For a homemade air heater, you will need: two clay flower pots, one long bolt, two nuts, three washers, three bricks, a pair of candles, a regular plate. Instead of candles, you can also use an alcohol burner.
As long as everyone preserves the jam, we will preserve the moss. It turns out, though inedible, but quite nice and entertaining.
Recently, the Internet is increasingly possible to see beautiful photos of terrariums with plants. Many of them are almost works of art - with a plot, figures of characters and tiny copies of objects. Such a thing may seem very difficult to perform and whimsical in the care, but it is not so, if you are guided by several tips.
If it seems to you that in a village or in a country house there is well “absolutely nothing to do”, then this is not true. There you can arrange such entertainment that you never dreamed of! Every summer, residents of our cities gather in flocks and orderly leave their nests. Some move to distant resorts, others to grandparents in the village, and others settle very close to suburban dachas.
Are you a wine lover? So you always have a few bottle caps. You should not throw them away, because of them you can make very original and useful things for your home. Cork stoppers is almost a universal thing that can be easily applied in your home. Below are 15 creative ideas for products from this uncomplicated material.
Have you ever noticed that almost all interior shots contain real flowers in the pictures? And all because an armful of flowers always decorate the interior and bring the necessary vitality and sense of celebration into it. However, it is very disappointing when a beautiful bouquet declares its death in a day. No, that won't do!
I am very sorry that I never learned to crochet ... But my grandmother masterfully does it! When I offered her a magical idea - to tie a rug that would glow in the dark, she immediately set to work. After 2 days, the rug was ready, and my admiration reached the highest mark. Such a round rug will decorate the hallway, living room or bedroom, will comfortably shine, creating a festive mood.
Each of us knows how difficult it is to maintain order in our own things. It is worth relaxing a little and in just a few days the house or workplace will plunge into real chaos. Preventing this, and combating it if the worst has already happened, will help a new small review, the author of which collected useful tips on maintaining order.
If you purchased a house with a plot of 10 acres, then the question of the landscape organization of space is almost twice as complicated as that of 6 acres. This is because opportunities and options appear. And it is always difficult to choose. We will try to help with advice. With the house and its location everything is simple, if it exists; everything is clear with the space between the front of the house and the entrance group - the gate and wicket.
From a small lemon seed can grow a whole tree! Of course, this is a gradual process. Young lemon trees just bloom for several years, and only then begin to bear fruit. But in order to get your own lemon, you just need to plant a seed in a cup! This method is also suitable for growing grapefruit.
You love indoor plants, but do not know which flower to start to buy? Or maybe you already have your own collection of indoor plants and you want to add something exotic to it? The choice of exotic indoor plants today is very large. Already, any flower shop boasts a great variety of such wonderful plants as an orchid or a money tree, or lemon, and even pomegranate.
In the view of many of us, a dacha or a country house is some kind of barely standing ruin outside the city with a pile of junk, where we go to plow and from time to time to make kebabs. But only a few details can make this place a heavenly spot, where you want to go with impatience every weekend. Just everything needs a creative approach.