Kelly Edwards – "Don’t Toss It Yet"
Item #1-Kitchen Knives
Wüstof®: Four-Stage Handheld Sharpener.
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Item #2 Shower Curtain
You can remove mold and mildew from your vinyl shower curtain by washing it in your washing machine in hot water with 2 cups of bleach and a few old towels.
Item #3 Coffee Maker
Mix one part (quarter of a cup) CLR to eight parts (2 cups) water. For single cup coffeemakers, use only one capful of CLR. Run through coffee maker as if making coffee. Rinse thoroughly by running two full pots of cold, clean water through a complete cycle. Instructions are for a regular 8-12 cup coffee maker. *Do not use CLR in coffee makers that hold water permanently. *Do not use CLR in espresso machines. *We do not recommend using any CLR products in a Keurig, Gevalia, or Cuisinart coffee makers.
Item #4 Clothes Dryer
A baby bottle cleaner can be used to clean out the lint trap compartment to prevent dryer fires and extend the life of the dryer. Also, a scrub brush and warm soapy water an be used to clean the lint screen build up from dryer sheets.
Item #5 Size C Batteries with Aluminum Foil to Make Size D Batteries
C and D batteries have the same voltage, but they differ in size. Your C batteries can double as D batteries by using aluminum foil to compensate for the size difference.
Item #6 Hair Dryer
Hair dryers that overheat and quit can be revived by unclogging the lint on the back or sides of the screen with a hairbrush to clear the screen.
Item #7 Reviving DVDs With Bananas or Pledge
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Applying a banana and letting it dry then wiping it with a dry cloth will remove scratches.