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Kid-Proof Your Front-Loading Washing Machine

Last week a 3-year old Orlando boy died when he became trapped inside a front-load washing machine. Police believe the boy died from a lack of oxygen when the door closed and prevented him from escaping. The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) estimates there has been around 3,000 emergency-...
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Keep Plastic Mail Envelopes Out Of Your Recycle Bin

Recycling is simple enough. Paper, glass, cans and plastic can all be recycled for another round of use. However those plastic mailers that are delivered to your mailbox or doorstep from Amazon should not be placed in the recycle bin. According to a recent report Amazon’s new, non-recyclable...
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How Long Can You Leave Wet Clothes In The Washer?

The one chore that never ends is laundry and with all those loads needing washing and drying, there are times when wet clothes are left in the washing machine. Wither you chose not to place wet clothes in the dryer of an empty house due to the fire risk or starting a load in the washer just before...
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Use A Laundry Mesh Mag For Small Items In Your Dishwasher

When you bought a laundry mesh bag, most likely it was to protect delicate fabrics in the wash. Perhaps it was to keep small items, like socks, from disappearing into the laundry abyss. But that seemingly single task mesh bag can serve a purpose in your dishwasher. Just like in your clothes washer...
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Use A Laundry Mesh Mag For Small Items In Your Dishwasher

When you bought a laundry mesh bag, most likely it was to protect delicate fabrics in the wash. Perhaps it was to keep small items, like socks, from disappearing into the laundry abyss. But that seemingly single task mesh bag can serve a purpose in your dishwasher. Just like in your clothes washer...
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Calorie Counts Mandatory On Food Menus

: Starting Monday (May 7, 2018), you'll notice something different on the menu of your favorite restaurant, calorie counts. After nearly a decade of delays because of food industry lobbying against it, restaurant chains and other food outlets that have 20 or more locations, will have to post the...
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Riding Your Clothes And Bedding Of Pet Hair Involves Using The Dryer First

Spring is here and we say hello to warmer temperatures and your dog says goodbye to their winter coat. While tumbleweeds of hair roll across your floor, those same fibers can be a chore removing from bedding, clothing and even their own bedding. Come to find out all that pet hair can be a time bomb...
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Nail Salons May Be Putting You At Risk Of Developing Cancer

Sad news for your mani/pedi appointments. The UV light used to set your nail gel or shellac polish may be a gateway to skin cancer. Although UV setting machines are in nearly every nail salon, the machines have no standardization of the strength of the UV rays they produce. Medical professionals...
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Here Is Why You Should Buy A Clothes Washer And Dryer Now

: Now is the best time to buy laundry machines. It isn't just an advertisement of a sale it's the advice from many economists who say washing and drying machines will become more expensive in the United States. As part of the recently passed tax reform, a new import tax was included for all foreign...
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Bank Employee Sorts Through 1.2 Million Coins By Hand

Think your job is tough! A German bank employee has spent the last six months counting 5,500 pounds of coins by hand! They are the collection of a truck driver who would save seemingly useless one and two penny coins in his home in hundreds of freezer bags. Sadly the man died in May and his family...
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