shower

A better way to hang a shower caddy

Install a coat hook at the foot of your shower to hold your shower caddy. It’ll not only be easier to reach, but it will also keep drier and have less mildew over time.

Put your shower caddy on the opposite side of your shower

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This is one of those “duh!” moments — it’s almost so simple, you can easily overlook it. But with a simple coat hook placed above the top of your shower, opposite from your shower head, you can keep all your shower stuff easy to reach and out of the...

Use a shower curtain ring to organize ponytail holders

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Keep your hair ties together and organized with a shower curtain ring. You can even put different sized ponytail holders on different rings.

SAT concepts shower curtain

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If your child is going to be taking the SAT test sometime soon, try buying either an “SAT Math Concepts” or an “SAT Words” shower curtain. The “words” shower curtain contains the top 500 words commonly found on the SAT test. I don’t know if they’ll improve your child’s...

Evolve shower head

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There’s a really cool shower head out now called Evolve. What makes it so cool? Well, when you turn it on, it will run until the water has warmed up to 98 degrees. At that point the shower head will turn off, eliminating the water wasted from the time...

Pickin’ and grinnin’

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What’s the easiest way to remove old caulk along the bathtub or shower? Use an ice pick or carpenter’s awl.

Evolve your Shower

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There’s a really cool shower head out now called Evolve. What makes it so cool? Well, when you turn it on, it will run until the water has warmed up to 98 degrees. At that point the shower head will turn off, eliminating the water wasted from the time the...

More shower space

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Need more storage for your shower items? Get one of those shelves designed to hang from your shower head arm, but instead you can hang it from a cabinet knob screwed into a stud above the tiling on the shower stall.

It’s not the low-flow kind?

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Have you noticed the water flowing out of your shower head decreasing? There is probably a mineral build up, and you have to clean your shower head. Take a plastic sandwich bag and fill it with about 3 inches of vinegar. Tape the bag onto the shower head and...

White it down,

If you want to put a whiteboard in your kid’s room, I have a cheaper alternative: Use shower board, available at a home-improvement store. It’s a much cheaper alternative and works almost as well.

A mini rainforest

To clean larger house plants, take them into the shower with you. Run the water over them to remove dust and grime. When you’re through, leave them in the shower until they dry.