Household Hints and Handy Tips Author:Reader's Digest Editors The Most Comprehensive, best Organized, Hardest Working Collection of How-to Facts and Shortcuts — A comprehensive guide featuring more than 4000 time-saving and cost-saving tips, shortcuts, how-to suggestions, ingenious ideas, and practical advice for the home and everyday life. Encompasses topics ranging from money management to etiquette, plum... more »bing and home repairs to emergency first aid. Contains more than 1000 illustrations, all designed to save time and trouble.
"Here is a book packed with thousands of useful hints and expert tips. ... Some sections of this book-such as Keeping Records, Managing Money and Clothing & Laundry-suggest blue-prints for turning routine chores into easy procedures. ... Emergency procedures-Fat catches fire on the stove, You smell the odor of gas, Your brakes fail, A dog attacks your dog, A person faints, Someone touches a live wire, A companion is chocking, Someone has a heart attack .... be prepared know these ahead of time..."« less