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04/08/2013 08:02 am ET Updated Jun 08, 2013

Refresh Your Potpourri With... Vodka?

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For 20 years, Bruce Lubin and his wife Jeanne have been collecting tips and hints to save time, money, and make everyday tasks easier. Their book "Who Knew?"by TeleBrands includes thousands of money-saving secrets for cooking, cleaning and other tasks around your home.

As you move from room to room, you'll discover how to affordably clean your home using all-natural, homemade cleaners; get rid of any kind of stain on the planet; organize like a whiz; keep your car at its best; and perform simple household repairs. We are republishing a fabulous tip from the book on an easy way to refresh your potpourri

If your favorite potpourri loses its scent, it's easy to revive -- with vodka. Just pour a little vodka into a spray bottle and spritz the potpourri, mixing it up so each piece is saturated.

Click through our slideshow to see other helpful repurposing tips.

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