Household hints

    Life Hacks

    By Keith Bradford

    Paperback Save £1.54 = £8.45

    rom folding a fitted sheet to removing scuffs from furniture, this book offers simple solutions to a variety of everyday problems. Each informative entry helps you discover quicker, more efficient techniques for completing ordinary tasks around the home, at the office, and just about anywhere.

    The Organically Clean Home: 150 Everyday Organic Cleaning Products You Can Make Yourself--The Natural, Chemical-Free Way

    By Becky Rapinchuk

    Paperback Save £1.94 = £9.05

    The Organically Clean Home features 150 easy-to-make recipes for cleaning products filled with all-natural ingredients you can trust and actually pronounce!

    My House is in Order

    By Stephen James Drury

    Paperback £12.99

    Coping with your death or the diagnosis of a serious illness is bad enough, but having to make difficult decisions on your behalf can add further stress and heartache for your loved ones. State your preferences for the future now, and save them the extra heartache.

    Unusual Uses for Ordinary Things: 250 Alternative Ways to Use Everyday Items

    By Instructables

    Paperback Save £1.54 = £8.45

    Shows you hundreds of inventive and surprising ways to use these and other common household materials to improve day-to-day life. This title helps you learn how to: remove odours from clothes using vodka; shine leather belts, wallets, purses, and jackets using butter; remove scuffs from sneakers using toothpaste; and more.

    Miracle of Garlic

    By Penny Stanway Author

    Paperback from £4.99

    An indispensable guide to garlic - a vital ingredient of many everyday and special-occasion recipes, and a valuable remedy for many common ailments that can even help to prevent or treat certain major health problems.

    Practical Household Uses of Salt: Home Cures, Recipes, Everyday Hints and Tips

    By Margaret Briggs

    Paperback £3.99

    Explores an essential ingredient and how to use it for health and the household as well as in cooking; a brief history of salt and its importance in customs and rituals, before presenting hundreds of fascinating natural applications in the home.

    An Edwardian Housewife\'s Companion: A Guide for the Perfect Home

    By Reuben Davison

    Paperback Save £0.74 = £7.25

    How did the Edwardian lady dress? What were they eating? Life in Edwardian times is revealed by Mrs Rowena Davison, an Edwardian housewife, mother and business woman who gives us an insight into that 'golden era'.

    Marjorie Bligh\'s Hints On Managing Everything

    By Marjorie Bligh

    Paperback Save £1.94 = £9.05

    Traditional Wisdom Rediscovered: Yesterday\'s Top Tips for Today\'s Busy Lifestyles

    By Reader's Digest

    Hardback Save £8.34 = £18.65

    A guide that offers hundreds of helpful hints, practical tips and remedies from days gone by to benefit your health, looks, home and garden. It includes six chapters that cover various aspects of life and home, from natural health and beauty solutions to home cooking and care. It also includes...

    The Complete Indian Housekeeper and Cook

    By F.A. Steel

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    In The Complete Indian Housekeeper and Cook 1888, Flora Annie Steel and her co-author Grace Gardiner give practical and highly opinionated advice to young memsahibs in India. Covering all aspects of household management from the duties of servants to recipes, the manual sheds fascinating light on the entire imperial experience.

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