How to Care for Laminate Floors

Laminate flooring is beautiful and easy to take care of. Caring for your floors may seem daunting at first, but once you figure out the right techniques and materials, it’s simple! Protect your floors by cleaning them routinely, removing stains immediately, and using furniture pads to keep your laminate floors in pristine condition. EditSteps EditDoing…

How to Reduce Your Gas Bill

If you use natural gas in your home, the bill can be quite expensive. Don’t worry, though! There are several strategies you can use to reduce your gas bill, like cutting back on your energy usage and making your home more energy efficient. EditSteps EditReducing Energy Use Lower the thermostat. If your thermostat is set…

How to Catch a Gerbil on the Loose

Gerbils are small and quick creatures that can be really difficult to catch when they escape their cages. If your gerbil ever escapes, there are a variety of methods you can use to get it back. These include luring it with food, cornering it, and trapping it with a humane trap. If you play your…

How to Care for Your Lawn in the Summer

Summer is the peak growing season for your lawn, which means that it needs some extra attention during this time. Aside from mowing your lawn, you will need to ensure that your lawn gets the right amount of water. You will also need to attend to your lawn’s soil fertility and weed control. By using…

How to Avoid Adult Acne

Although adult acne can be an unpleasant and sometimes uncomfortable condition, it’s relatively easy to treat. Combat individual pimples and acne outbreaks by spot-treating the area. Prevent acne outbreaks in general by keeping your face clean and oil-free. By learning proper skin cleansing practices, using natural products, and creating a healthy lifestyle that includes a…

How to Make Organic Pesticide

Aphids, spider mites, and other pests can cause serious damage to flowers, fruits, and vegetables. These creatures attack your garden in swarms, literally draining the life from your crops and often inviting disease in the process. Many chemical pesticides can prove unsafe for you and the environment or may make fruits and vegetables unsafe for…

How to Enable the Emoji Emoticon Keyboard in iOS

This wikiHow teaches you how to add emoji options to your iPhone’s keypad, as well as how to use them. The Emoji keyboard is available on all iPhones and iPads running iOS 5 or higher; since the current iOS version is iOS 11, your iPhone or iPad should support emoji use. EditSteps EditEnabling the Emoji…

How to Be an Effective Public Speaker

Even accomplished public speakers worry about whether or not their presentation is effective. Fortunately, improving your effectiveness as a public speaker is very simple! To be an effective public speaker, prepare a well-developed speech that fits your audience. Then, practice your delivery prior to giving the speech. Finally, connect with the audience, articulate your words,…

How to Vacuum Your Dog

When a dog sheds, its hair can get everywhere! Instead of vacuuming up the hair that your dog leaves behind, you can actually vacuum the hair directly from your dog’s body. To do this, you’ll need to get your dog acclimated to the vacuum and purchase the proper pet grooming attachments so that you don’t…

How to Play Buzz

Buzz is a classic mathematics game that doesn’t require any special equipment. To play buzz, all you need are 3 people who know how to multiply and who have some time. The classic buzz game is fairly simple and best suited for younger children who are learning how to multiply. The more advanced version of…