Dryer sheets are one of those packets you just have to add to your grocery due to their convenience. They are really useful for keeping clothes void of static and fragrant. However, that is not all, for dryer sheets have more uses than originally anticipated. Here are 10 ingenious uses of dryer sheets that will make you buy an additional box next time you go shopping.
1. Dust removal
You can use a dryer sheets to remove dust altogether instead of moving it from the table to the floor.
2. Hair brushes
Let the bristles of your hair brush puncture a dryer sheet until it reaches the flat part so that the hair, dust and dandruff that gathers there over time.
Stick a dryer sheet on your comb and run it through you hair for it to remove static from it.
4. Swiffer pads
If you ever run out of Swiffer pads, a dryer sheet is a perfect substitute!
5. Air freshener
Stick a dryer sheet to the front of the fan or the blades of the ceiling fan and let the air blown pick up the fragrance from the sheet and spread through your house.
6. Sweat and deodorant stains
A dryer sheet is extremely effective against sweat and deodorant stains. Rub a dryer sheet over the stain and you will notice the stain fading in no time.
7. Pest repellent
Keep dryer sheets around your house to keep bugs away as they are extremely repulsed by the sheets’ smell.
8. Crayon marks
Place a dryer sheet on the marks caused by your son’s spurt of creativity to be able to remove them very easily.
9. Pet hair
A dryer sheet picks up pet hair and then some. Rub the sheet over the furniture, and you will notice that the hair sticks to it.
10. Stuck-on bugs
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