Is Drinking from the Toilet Bowl the Best Way to Deal with Water Shortages?
A day after mopping, I gazed balefully at my hotel toilet in Santa Ana, Calif., and contemplated an entirely new cycle. When you flush in Santa Ana ... the process are keen to point out, getting sewage out of drinking water was one of the most important ...
Cleaning through the ages
1886: A typical day for an American housewife includes 8 to 10 trips to the local water source ... Stay in touch! Don't miss out on the conversation we're having at CNN Living. Follow us on Twitter @CNNLiving or "like" us on Facebook to have your say!
Over Easy: The Water Company Letter [Updated]
You do not need to boil your water or take other corrective actions. Spit your remaining teeth out where no one is likely to step on ... [insert Western Kentucky snicker]<—You need an ear for the difference. There’s no connection between you standing ...
Peroxide Is The Batman Utility Belt Of Your Medicine Cabinet
Hydrogen peroxide ... water to clean kitchen surfaces. * Soften up corns and callouses by soaking your feet in it. * Sprinkle it in aquariums to prevent fungus from growing. * Mix with almond or olive oil and pour it in your ear to unclog wax buildup ...
Oh, no! Holiday plumbing disasters: What to do, what to keep handy
Here are Ace expert David Arabie’s tips for avoiding holiday plumbing disasters in the first ... you can use regular household bleach to clean drains. Pour in directly, wait for about 15 minutes, then flush with warm water. Bleach can damage garbage ...