To put a screw in an awkward place, stick a small piece of Blu-Tack on the screw head. The screwdriver will stick to it and make the task easier.
Remove a grease line from a shirt collar and cuffs by rubbing heavily along the mark with ordinary chalk. Leave overnight and the dirt will come out in the wash.
Keep chrome shining by rubbing them occasionally with a cloth sprinkled with a few drops of glycerine – this makes them water repellent.
A drop of washing-up liquid in the water helps to prevent a tidemark forming.
Rinse blotchy bathroom tiles with a cloth wrung out in a mixture of one part warm water to one part vinegar. This removes. The hard water deposits. Buff up with a dry cloth.
Treat light stains on the bath by rubbing them with a cut lemon dipped in salt.