20 Life Hacks You Wish You’d Known About Sooner

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18. Deodorize Your Sneakers with Salt

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Your canvas shoes can get pretty smelly, especially when you wear them without socks during the summer. But, there’s an easy, free (we say free because you probably already have this item in your home) solution to this problem. Sprinkle a little salt in your canvas shoes and leave it overnight. Then, dust your shoes well in the morning. Not only will it get rid of nasty odors, it will also soak up moisture.

TIP: If necessary, you can do this every night to keep odors at bay.

17. Boost Corn on the Cob Flavor with This Kitchen Staple

Corn On The Cob
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Nope, it isn’t butter. It isn’t salt either, although these two ingredients will definitely enhance the flavor of your corn on the cob. For this boost, you will need to grab some milk. Adding 1/4 cup of powdered milk to the pot of boiling water before you toss in the corn will make your corn on the cob taste both fresher and sweeter. Of course you can always add butter and salt after it’s finished cooking for even more flavor.

16. Get Fog-Free Bathroom Mirrors with This Car Protectant

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Don’t you just hate it when you step out of the shower only to see your bathroom mirrors have fogged up? Well, there’s a simple solution to this problem — much simpler than repeatedly wiping them with a cloth or towel. This solution will prevent your mirrors from fogging up in the first place. So, what is it, you ask? Car wax. Apply a small amount of it to your mirrors and let it dry. After it has dried, buff your mirrors with a soft, dry cloth. Now, when you take a hot shower, your mirrors will be fog-free.