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Best way to catch a squirrel in attic – Humane squirrel trap

Squirrel problems in attic? Do you hear creaking, scratching, bumping from above the ceiling? Don’t panic there are several simple solutions to this problem. 1. Humane squirrel trap You can easily make many simple squirrel traps which are effective for most of the smaller species of animals, and many varieties of birds. One of the …

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How to Make a Simple Water Filter – The Small Filter

How to Make a Simple Water Filter – The Small Filter – – excerpt from the book “The Scientific American Boy” by A. Russell Bond “Well, now, boys,” said Uncle Ed, wiping the perspiration from his forehead, “I am as thirsty as a whale. Where do you get your drinking water? Is there a spring …

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How to Make a Secret Compartment in Ordinary Table Drawer

How to Make a Secret Compartment in Ordinary Table Drawer It is frequently desired to have some handy place for storing valuables where there is but little chance of discovering them. Secret drawers in tables usually require special and expensive changes, but with only a few simple changes on a regular drawer of any ordinary …

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Preserving Dried Flowers in Color and Form – How to Dry Flowers

One of the most distressing sides of botanical study is the short life of the colors in flowers. Those who have found the usual method of preserving plants by pressure between paper unsatisfactory will be interested to learn of a treatment whereby many kinds of flowers may be dried so that they retain a great …

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Distilling Water at Home – How to Distill Water at Home Using Homemade Apparatus

An apparatus for distilling water can be very easily made from galvanized pipe fittings. The outer cooling jacket A is a piece of 1-in. pipe, 2 ft. long, threaded on both ends, and bored and tapped for 1/2-in. pipe at B and C. A hole is bored and tapped for 1/2-in. pipe in each of …

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Household Tips And Tricks – More than Three Hundred Helpful Household Tips And Tricks

Excerpt from the book:MOTHER’S’  REMEDIESOver One Thousand Tried and Tested Remedies from Mothers of the United States and Canada.By DR. T. J. RITTERPUBLISHED BY G.H. FOOTE  PUB. CO. DETROIT MICH 1921 HOUSEKEEPERS’ ALPHABET Apples.–Keep in a dry place, as cool as possible, without freezing. Brooms.–Hang in the cellarway to keep soft and pliant. Cranberries.–Keep under …

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Candy Making Recipes – How To Make Candy At Home

From the Following Recipes and Formulae, Hundreds and Even Thousands of Candies Can Be Made. Excerpt from the book:MOTHER’S’  REMEDIESOver One Thousand Tried and Tested Remedies from Mothers of the United States and Canada.By DR. T. J. RITTERPUBLISHED BY G.H. FOOTE  PUB. CO. DETROIT MICH 1921 Candy Making at Home The proverbial “sweet-tooth” is a …

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