It has been said that when life gives you lemons, you should make lemonade. But that's not all this brightly colored fruit is good for. With a zingy scent that's cheery, invigorating, and clean, lemons can be used all around to provide surprising solutions to common household quandaries.

Scroll through our gallery and see how you can make more from lemons than just a refreshing drink.

Read these articles for more useful home tips:

(First published in
Real Living, Handy Hints section as "Lemon Aid" in April 2008; photos by Ocs Alvarez; styling by Kat Von Einsiedel; adapted for use in Female Network)
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