Panama Jack hats may be cleaned with a hat brush, a lint roller, cornstarch or talc, hydrogen peroxide and a damp washcloth, a stain stick or laundry detergent, depending on what they are made of. Panama Jack makes hats ... More »

Despite their name, "Panama hats" are traditionally made in Ecuador. In Ecuador, Panama hats are called sombreros de paja toquilla, meaning "hats of toquilla straw." More »

If you should happen to pick up a dog or cat that is shedding while wearing a knit dress, and do not have a lint roller or brush on hand, you know you are in trouble. It is not necessary, however, to walk around for the ... More » Home & Garden Cleaning

To clean a suede couch, soak up spills with paper towels, brush the suede, sprinkle baking soda on the cushions, vacuum the couch, and run a lint roller over the couch. This 30-minute procedure requires paper towels, a f... More » Home & Garden Cleaning

White vinegar removes skunk odor from the home, as does a mixture of 1 quart of hydrogen peroxide, 1/4 cup of baking soda and 1 teaspoon of liquid laundry detergent. These products are safe for use on human and pet skin,... More » Home & Garden Cleaning

Effectively cleaning a garage floor can be done with a pressure washer or floor buffer that uses a stiff nylon brush attachment, a concrete de-greaser, vinegar and lemons, Tide laundry detergent or TSP. These products wi... More »

To clean your home's siding, use a pressure washer, or scrub the siding with a soft-bristled brush using a mixture of 1 gallon of water, 1/3 cup of powdered laundry detergent and 2/3 teaspoon of trisodium phosphate clean... More »