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Ways To Save Money At Home

Oct 16, 2007
We know that we can start saving money at home. Since most of us spend time at home, it is a valid arguments that most of our essentials are spent at home. From electrical consumption down to water consumption; from foods to clothing; from soap to shampoo. Yes, you read it right, shampoo.

Perhaps, some would think that we can't save big enough if we just make it through shampoo usage. Of course, this is just one of examples that contribute for saving at home.

Most of us probably have a stock of old shampoos and conditioners almost junked in the corner of our bathroom that we will likely never use. Oftentimes the brand you buy does not quite do what you want. The tendency is, you find new one, trying to have some that will do what you desire; and the results, we set aside those old ones. Most of these product, as we note, we buy because are easily convinced with new advertisements for new product brands.

In this topic, we will discuss how to make those junked shampoo into a practical uses that will serve as an avenue for saving money. This strategy will not only avoid the wasteful consumption of product but it is also a way of saving money at home.

You can convert your old shampoo as hand soap. How? As we all know, most shampoos come with conditioners; the combination of this two makes and ideal soap that can be used for our hands. This gives you a great outcome because, shampoo has a ideal fragrance that suits best for washing and conditioner makes your hand smooth and will protect it from drying.

Another is, old shampoos can be used as carpet cleaner. It suits best to wool rugs because this are hair products. However, it can be applied to other carpet made of fibers. In such a way, you do not need to buy special shampoos formulated for carpets. Hence, you are saving money at home. You are saving money because hair shampoos are less expensive compared to carpet shampoos.

We might have realized it, but shampoo are much stronger than what we think. This can be used as stain remover. Try to use it as for that. You can have two saving money ways for this: one, it is less expensive compare to if you buy greaser; two, you do not need to buy another cloth in replacement to the stained one. See? This is an one of effective ways to save money at home.

To add more idea, you shall know that shampoo is known to break down enzymes. This can be made as great cleaner for blood-removal. Surely, most of us are often disgusted with blood stains because this can ruin clothing. With that problem, shampoo can offer you a solution for that.

Aside from those, shampoo is also ideal t for cleaning nearly hard surfaces like floor especially for tiles stained. And, by mixing shampoo with soda, you will have a perfect watermarks cleaner, soap scum.

There are many techniques to saving money at home. You can start this by not throwing your shampoo away because this is one of effective ways of saving at home.
About the Author
Stephen C Campbell (MBA, MSc) is an Entrepreneur, International Business Consultant. He has published articles about business in niche marketing and market segmentation at
http://www.guidetomakingmoremoney.com/
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