You don’t have to be holding a showing or Seattle area open house to appreciate time-saving maintenance and organizational tips. Nowadays, many of these are being called “home hacks”—but no matter what you call them, when you find yourself repeatedly dealing with recurring cleaning and household organizational problems, simple shortcuts are what is called for.
Without further ado, here are 9 home hacks for Seattle householders. I’ve noted them as briefly as possible so you can quickly spot familiar situations in your own household:
1. Oil-stained garage floor? Some recommend sprinkling with cat litter—but it can get messy. Try Coca-Cola first!
2. Don’t throw out those plastic clips that keep bread bags closed—label them with