Posts in «Miscellaneous» category

DIY Cork Bath Mat and Other Bath Mat Ideas

A new bath mat is an exciting way to add style and personality to your bathroom. But where’s the fun in purchasing any plain old mat? We found 3 bath mats that will put your DIY skills to the test, including a wine cork bath mat we made, that will serve as a great addition to your bathroom space. Moss Bath Mat If you’re looking to add some greenery into your bathroom, try making your […]

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A Lemonade Bar That’s Perfect for Any Summer Party

Summertime brings warm weather as well as many reasons to celebrate. Whether you’re hosting a pool party, birthday party, or even a wedding reception; a lemonade bar is an excellent way to give any special occasion a festive touch. Guests will enjoy the festivities and warm weather even more with a cool, refreshing summer beverage in hand. These easy DIY ideas are perfect for entertaining, and we’ve got something for both kids and adults to enjoy. DIY […]

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4th of July Party Essentials: Everything You Need for a Spectacular Celebration

The start of summer brings many opportunities to gather with friends and family. Of course, one of the most important reasons to celebrate is the 4th of July! No need to stress if you’re hosting this year, these fun DIY projects will help you get your home party-ready in no time. From decorations to recipes to party favors, we have everything you need to guarantee that your 4th of July party is a success. Bandanna Pillows Need […]

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DIY Pallet Flag – The Hit of Your 4th of July Party

It’s red, white, and blue season which means it’s time to start getting everything you’ll need to host the best 4th of July party on the block. From the patriotic themed food and decorations, to fireworks and sparklers, there’s a lot that goes into hosting a party. We’re here to help make your life a little easier with some special treats and a homemade pallet flag that’ll ensure you’re celebrating America’s birthday in style. Decorations  […]

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DIY Projects for Beginners Made Easy

Are you frequently overwhelmed by complicated DIY projects? Do you want to become a DIYer but don’t really know where to start? Beginner DIY projects are a great way to learn the basics of the DIY world. We gathered our favorite quick and easy DIY projects from 3 different categories: sewing, woodworking and home décor. DIY projects are not limited to these three categories, yet many DIY ideas evolve from these core groups. Once you’ve […]

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5 Delicious Snacks For The Big Game

It’s the single biggest sporting event of the year, and you’re mulling what kind of  snacks you’ll be showcasing at your football party. You’ve been fielding phone calls and emails for 2 weeks. “Hopefully I can make your party! It’s a toss up between yours and a catered event.” “Would you mind if I brought a +1?” “There’s another shindig going on that night. Maybe I’ll swing by.” “What kind of food will be there? I […]

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Winter Car Survival Kit- 15 Items You’ll Want To Have

Winter weather has truly been making its mark across the United States. Even states that never get snow are seeing a flurry or two this year. During inclement weather it is never a good idea to drive far distances. Stand still traffic and accidents caused by snow or black ice can easily lead to being abandoned in your car for an extended period of time. We created a 15 item winter car survival kit for […]

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DIY Christmas Decorations & Gift Tags

The holidays are right around the corner so now is the perfect time to finish up your last-minute gift wrapping! Store bought gift tags and decorations can be boring, tacky, and expensive. Our DIY gift tags are easy to make and will make your gifts stand out! In the photo above we featured different design ideas for every person on your Christmas list and broke down the steps on how to make one of these […]

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6 Easy Place Settings for your Thanksgiving Table

It’s that time of year again, Thanksgiving is right around the corner! Decorating your table for Thanksgiving can seem tedious and stressful. We’ve simplified this for you with our 6 different table settings. We used a Cricut to create our place setting cards and a few extra decorations. The Cricut is an easy-to-use machine to cut out and create different decorations from a variety of materials such as paper, vinyl, cardstock and even leather! They’re […]

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Best Thanksgiving Appetizers and Desserts Recipes

Thanksgiving dinner typically consists of the same menu every year. Why not change it up a little bit? We created a list of our favorite Thanksgiving appetizers and desserts for this year. These delicious recipes are great for Thanksgiving or Friendsgiving! We even included a few tips to make these recipes even easier and tastier! 1.) Cheesy Crescent Roll Leaves Hungry Happenings’ cheese crescent roll leaves make a great seasonal appetizer! This recipe only contains 5 […]

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Make48 Preview

This October Wet & Forget staff is teaming up to sponsor Make48, an invent-a-thon held in Kansas City, Missouri. This competition will take place on October 28th-30th. Members from the Wet & Forget staff will be working as mentors in this competition. We are very excited to see our staff help guide innovators in their creative process! 17 innovative teams consisting of a total of 60 people from across the United States and Canada will […]

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6 Tips on Prepping Walls for Painting

Painting walls can be troubling when there are a great plural of wall flaws that will disrupt your painting. Luckily, there are a lot of quick fixes for wall issues that will get your surfaces even and ready for paint. We’ve collected a list of six common problems with walls that people run into when they go to paint or repaint a room and the solutions to these problems. 1.) Stained Walls When going to paint […]

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Home Improvement Projects to Leave to the Professionals

This season is the perfect time to finish up your home improvements projects before the cruel winter weather appears. People often think DIY home maintenance is the best solution. However, some projects are much more complex for the average DIYer and are best left up to the professionals. We’ve gathered a list of home improvements that are illegal to do yourself, and the reason why you’ll want to hire a professional to perform these tasks. 1.) Replacing […]

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Homemade Bath Bombs

Baths have become popular again because of the variety of bath bombs that people are purchasing. There are many different types of bath bombs out there. Some change the color of the water, others add sparkles to the water, and most change the scent of the water as well. They are a new bath time favorite that has been drawing people in for the past year because of the many different types that exist. They […]

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3 DIY Halloween Candle Ideas

Candles can be used in a variety of different ways to help light and decorate your home. Now that Halloween is up and coming, you can use candles to decorate anything from jack o’lanterns to chandeliers. Although these ideas are very traditional, there are many other options for using candles as Halloween decorations. These top three DIY Halloween candle decorations will set you apart from the traditional Halloween décor found in everyone’s home. 1.) Silhouette […]

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Growing Herbs in the Fall

As the cold weather is starting to roll in, it’s the perfect time to finish off your fall gardening. Many people forget that fall can be a great time to plant herbs in their gardens. The herbs that thrive the most when planted during the fall season include: parsley, chives, and cilantro. The cooler weather benefits the herbs because their seeds can be planted a month before the last frost. These types of herbs have […]

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4 DIY Fall Scents for Your Home

From pumpkin spice to apple cinnamon, fall scents are quickly coming back into style this year. Many stores sell overpriced candles and sprays that can help your home smell like fall again. Yet, there are many homemade recipes for these scents that are a fraction of the cost of the store bought items. Check out four great DIY fall scent recipes that you can make in your home. 1.) Fall Potpourri with Dried Fruit and […]

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8 Simple Apple Picking Tips

It’s that time of year again where the apple supply has become ample and people are headed out to the orchards again. People don’t always know what to look for when looking for the prime apple to pick for themselves. Use our quick apple picking tips to help guide your trip to the orchard. To tell if an apple is ripe, make sure that it feels firm and does not have any bruises. Don’t focus […]

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End of Summer Alfresco Dinner Party Ideas

As summer is coming to a close it’s a great time to have one last hoorah with an end of summer alfresco dinner party. Enjoying the last fresh foods of summer is always the best when done with family and friends! Spending time outside appreciating the limited days of summer left is the ideal way to end a beautiful summer and prep for future months. Here are a few recipes that can help you pull […]

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How To Make a Home Emergency Kit

It’s easy to put off preparing for a weather emergency, but when Mother Nature strikes, it may be too late. You and your family may have to evacuate at a moment’s notice. It’s important to plan ahead to provide for your family so be ready for extreme weather by assembling a home emergency supply kit. Gather and store the listed items below and you’ll be ready for the next weather crunch. Emergency Essentials Relief workers […]

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Easy Just Got Easier with NEW Wet & Forget Outdoor Ready-To-Use!

Green and black growths can appear on any outdoor surface where there is exposure to moisture or shade. Your porch steps, window sills, awnings, outdoor fountain and virtually any other surface you can think of can fall victim to mold and mildew infestation. But with NEW Wet & Forget Outdoor Ready-To-Use your life just got a lot easier! The ready-to-use formula eliminates stains on smaller outdoor surfaces. Attached to the bottle is a built-in sprayer, which gives a whole […]

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The Wet & Forget Great Backyard Giveaway – GRAND PRIZE WINNER Dawn B. from Yonkers, NY!

Great Backyard Giveaway. 8 Weeks. 8 Drawings. 8 Chances to Win! The 2016 Contest is complete.  Thank you to all who participated!   CONGRATS TO OUR 2016 GRAND PRIZE WINNER- Dawn B. from Yonkers, NY! Wet & Forget’s 2016 Great Backyard Giveaway is an opportunity to win some awesome backyard additions! A variety of prizes are offered to the selected winners, with new prizes each week.  The Grand Prize is worth $3,200 and includes fun summer prizes like a complete […]

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Getting Your Boat Ready for the Water

When you love the freedom and adventure of cutting through ocean waves or prefer to relax on a calm and placid lake, one thing is certain: you enjoy being on the water, especially during the warm summer months. What’s not fun, however, is anxiously pulling your boat out of storage at the start of the season, only to find that its surfaces inside and out are infested with mold, mildew, and algae after a long season of […]

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2015 Wet & Forget Pumpkin Preservation Challenge Roundup

You carve your best pumpkin every Halloween and then, before you know it, your masterpiece turns to moldy mush. We wanted to see if Wet & Forget could keep your pumpkin mildew-free and gracing your front porch for longer than bleach or other preservation methods. Wait until you see the results of our Great Pumpkin Challenge! The Goal: Long-Lasting Jack O’ Lanterns Our participants in the Great Pumpkin Challenge all carved their pumpkins the first […]

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Take your Cookout to the Next Level with these 5 Best Burger Recipes

Firing up the grill and inviting your favorite people over for delicious food, fun conversation and lots of laughter is one of the best ways to make the most of your summer. But why settle for just any burger at your next cookout, when you can serve a burger that will have your palate singing and your guests lining up for seconds? Read on to get our 5 best burger recipes, and savor your summer! […]

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