1.Â Replace heavy drapes with lightweight sheers during warmer months to give a room a brighter, lighter feel.
2.Â Make the fridge smell fresh instantly with cotton balls soaked in vanilla extract or orange juice.
3.Â Add new fluff to a lumpy comforter by having two people vigorously shake the quilt up and down to redistribute stuffing.
4.Â Shut some air conditioning vents on the first floor or basement so that more air will reach and cool the second floor.Â Reverse the process in winter for heat vents.
5.Â Resist the temptation to spot-clean walls since it will make the rest of the wall look dingy.