Most common household items for extraordinary uses
there are just common and ordinary things in our home or which in the household that can be put into extraordinary use. most often than not, we it for granted many things that revolves around us for only single purpose. but, in actual fact, can be useful of for many other purposes.
let me share with you several of the most common items at home that can be of extraordinary use.
Toothpaste is found in every bathroom in our homes today and besides using it to brush and clean our teeth, it can be use for several other purposes . it can be use to shine your leather shoes by squirting just a little drop on a soft cotton cloth and rub it against your leather shoes. they will be shining as before again
it can also be use to remove ink stains from clothing. just rub some toothpaste with your finger on the stain area, wait for few minutes and then wash it with warm water. it just works miracle
Shampoo is just another common item in our bathroom and it can use as an alternative for shaving cream. if you run out of shaving cream and just too lazy to run to the nearest shop to get one . you can substitute it using your shampoo. it works just well and gives you a clean shave.
4. Talcum powder
talcum powder has several extraordinary uses . amazingly ,it can be use to remove blood stains from clothing. just make a paste of talcum powder with water then apply it on the blood stain will just go away
talcum powder can also be use to keep ants away. it is an effective way to keep ants away from coming into the house. just sprinkle the talcum powder by the doors and window of your house and it will keep those ants away from your home.
This is good especially if you have children’s at home . I’m quite sure all homes with children will have erasers. beside erasing pencil marks, erasers works well cleaning off crayon marks as well. if your young ones writing on your walls and furniture with crayons, then just pick up that eraser and get on it.
you also use the eraser to polish your coins. use an eraser to polish your coins and will be surprise that your coins will look like new.
Milk is a good source of protein. a glass of milk everyday will keep your bones strong and healthy. but, there are also many other uses for milk as well. you can make frozen fish taste better by putting in your frozen fish into a bowl of milk until it thaws. then remove it and will just taste much better. but, this depend on individual taste buds as well.
milk can also be use to repair crack china dish/plate. don’t just throw your valuable crack china dishes. just place the china dish on a pan and heat milk in the pan until it starts to boil. then reduce the heat and allow the pan to cool off some time. surprisingly. the protein from the milk will be able to mend some fine cracks on your china dish.
7. Aluminum foil
other than packing your food, it can be use for sharpening your knives. if you have a blunt knife, just use that knife and cut the aluminum for about 10 – 15 times and your knife will be as sharp as ever.
so, the next time you see any household items in your house, just try to think of what it can be use for besides its primary function and purposes. let’s utilize and make ordinary things in life for extraordinary uses.