Catch Roaches with Beer, Keep Mice Out with Steel Wool, Demolish Boulders with Fire and Water, and More Country Lore

Make removing ice from a windshield easier with an onion, keep a candle in the car for emergency heat, remove oil spots from the garage floor with cat litter, remove broken bolts with a nail and drill, restore luster to wood floors with tung oil and mineral spirits, and other handy household tips from MOTHER readers. Originally published as "Country Lore: Help for the Handy" in the January/February 1990 issue of MOTHER EARTH NEWS.

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