13+ Alternative Uses For Shredded Paper (And Ways to Dispose)

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You probably have seen people shredding bank receipts, shopping receipts, or any other sensitive paper. This is because these documents contain personal information that can be used for cybercrime. While shredding is the simplest way of destroying sensitive information, make sure to dispose of the shredded paper appropriately.  Worryingly, the shredded papers can still be … Read more

Does Toilet Paper Expire? (And Alternatives to Toilet Paper)

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You might just want to know if buying that pack of toilet paper in bulk is worth it or maybe you are just prepping for the apocalypse, no matter your reason, you are here because you want to know the answer to the question: does toilet paper expire? Well, depending on if it’s stored properly, … Read more

Can You Flush Dental Floss Down the Toilet? (And Alternative Uses)

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Flossing is an essential oral hygiene practice; it removes and cleans any food that is stuck in between your teeth, thus reducing bacteria in your mouth. Meanwhile, plaque flossing also limits the chances of plaque building up, which can result in gum diseases or even worse, gingivitis.  Many people indeed brush their teeth every day, … Read more

Can You Put Glass in the Oven? (And How To Keep Glass From Breaking)

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I’m guessing that you already know that casserole dishes can comfortably go into the oven. Often, they are considered oven-safe. However, it might also interest you to know that there are varieties of glass containers that can safely go into the oven.  In most cases, we store leftovers in glass containers, so is your storage … Read more

Can You Flush Milk Down the Toilet? (And Safe Ways to Dispose of)

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If you’ve been to public restroom toilets, then you must have come across the following instruction, “Please Do Not Flush Anything But Toilet Paper.” But do you consider this? Well, a single paper towel may not harm the toilet.  But picture this:  Someone flushing debris down your toilet, potentially damaging your drainage pipes. Of course, … Read more

How to Tell if a Pan is Oven-Safe?

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Things have just gone a lot easier with oven-proof pans. They can make your life comfortable and seamless. Apart from baking using your oven-proof pan, you can also use the same pan for cooking your food on the stove before transferring it to your oven.  However, it would help if you ascertained that your pan … Read more

How to Dispose of Bank Statements? (And Safe Ways to Dispose of)

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If you’ve never encountered some form of identity theft before, you must be lucky. In 2018, there were 444,602 cases of identity fraud, according to the Federal Trade Commission. Today, cybercrime is on the rise, and thieves find it easier to hack personal data than the company’s database.  Once they access your old mail, including … Read more

Can You Use Pool Chlorine for Laundry? (And in the Toilet?)

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Many people depend on chlorine for regular laundry activities both at home and for industrial purposes. You can use it to remove stains, whiten clothes, disinfect laundry, and in pools to keep away bacteria. However, there is still some confusion as to how chlorine should be used. This post will walk you through different safe … Read more

Can You Use Wax Melts to Make Candles? (7 Clever Uses of Old Wax Melts)

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You are probably a candle lover, and you feel comfortable when you light your house with candles. It’s something you probably have done for some time now. However, you’re here to learn how you can use wax melts to make candles, right?  If you’ve been obsessed with candles for some time, you’ll notice that they … Read more

Can You Flush Newspaper Down the Toilet? (And What Not To Flush)

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You will always find newspapers wherever you find people. That’s why so many people complain about their houses and officers being full of newspapers. Unknown to many, there are many things to reuse your old newspaper. One of them is to use it as toilet paper. However, there are many implications for this. And this … Read more

Can You Flush Cigarette Butts? (And Can They Be Recycled?)

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Smoking is a prevalent thing among different people. While many people have various reasons and appetite for smoking, there is one thing everybody agrees on. And that is the fact that cigarette butts are useless after smoking.  Yes, what else do you need them for? Nothing! This makes you want to get rid of it … Read more