Any major renovation work at home should be done either before the monsoon or after.
This is the basic rule of home décor.
However, if you have haven’t bothered to rescue that leaking roof or wall, you can still exercise some damage control during the course of the monsoons.
Try these quick-fix monsoon tips.
- i. Do-it-yourself remedies for woodwork
Protect wooden cupboards, desk drawers, etc.
~ Put camphor in your cupboards; it takes away the moisture and protects your clothes.
~ Neem leaves are effective against silver fish, a common problem in the rainy season.
~ Sprinkling a few cloves among your clothes is an equally effective remedy.