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STUFF WE LIKE Tired of Your Socks Separating in the Wash? Try These Laundry Locks for Socks
Tired of Your Socks Separating in the Wash? Try These Laundry Locks for Socks

It’s almost impossible to keep pairs of socks together in the washer and dryer. Even rolling them up into a ball and tucking them inside each other isn’t guaranteed to work. Fortunately, these sock locks offer a solution. Safe for use in both washer and dryers, just slide a pair of socks in (one on each side) before you toss them in the washer and they’ll stay together for the whole washing and drying cycle. They’ll fit most standard-weight socks and you get 48 pieces with purchasing, meaning you can wash up to 96 pairs of socks at once if need be.

 
TODAY'S TOP STORY Spider Season Is Real—Here’s How to Deal With It


As the weather gets cooler, you might notice an uptick in spiders suddenly appearing around your home. It’s spider season, in fact—but just a few easy tips will make it much easier to handle. Read More »

 
Do These 6 Stretching Exercises Before a Long Flight


Long flights can often take a toll on your body as you sit and try to sleep in a mostly uncomfortable position for hours on end. Stretching before your flight can help improve your blood circulation, stimulate your lymphatic system, and lubricate your joints so you don’t end up too stiff when you land. Read More »

 
IN CASE YOU MISSED IT Here’s Everything Coming to Netflix the Week of Sept. 19, 2022


From documentaries to new original thrillers, Netflix’s September releases are still coming. As usual, there’s a wide array of new items to choose from. Read More »

 
Should You Vacuum Broken Glass?


Whether a wine glass got knocked over or a sauce bottle slipped out of your hand, broken glass happens. When it does, it’s of the utmost importance that you get it all up. After all, no one wants a bleeding big toe. But should you reach for your vacuum to do it? Read More »

 

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Dandruff? Itchy Scalp? This Shampoo Can Help


No one likes a flaky scalp. It itches, it can be a little embarrassing, and it can be tough to tackle. While more severe cases might warrant medicated shampoos or a trip to the dermatologist, if you simply suffer from mild flakes and some product build-up, there’s something that can help. Read More »

 
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Dirty Windows? Grab Some Baking Soda


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Here’s What You Can Do With Your Leftover Tile


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Made Tea? Your Tea Bag Could Help Your Plants


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Why You Should Microwave Coleslaw


Coleslaw is best served cold, right? But when it comes to prep, you might want to think about microwaving it. Yes, we know it sounds weird, but hear us out. Read More »

 
Surprise! Your Bathroom Medicine Cabinet Is Bad for Medicine


Your bathroom’s medicine cabinet is a common storage place for your medication. It’s called a medicine cabinet for a reason, right? Turns out, it might not be the best place for your medications to reside. Read More »

 

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Active vs. Passive Speakers: What's the Difference?


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The Smart Fridge's Best Feature Remains Keeping Food Cold


Food doesn’t care that much about the kind of building it lives in, as long as things are cold. You may have a refrigerator that’s a cardboard box with a big ice cube and a flapping condor, or one of the new smart fridges that look like the International Space Station. Read More »

 
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You Can Stop Turning Your Lights Off to Save Money


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FlexiSpot Pro Plus Standing Desk (E7) Review: The Last Desk You'll Ever Buy


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How to Install Windows 11's 2022 Update (22H2)


Windows 11’s 2022 Update arrived on September 20, 2022. Named 22H2 during development, this update is packed with features like File Explorer tabs (coming soon), automatically generated captions for any audio content, enhancements to Snap Layouts, and performance and battery life improvements. Read More »

 
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How Long Does It Take to Charge a Tesla?


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