You've all seen these white bags in new shoe boxes. Yes, the same bags that are thrown away all at once. And, by the way, silica gel - as these granules are called - is very useful in everyday life.
Before you get started with how to use silica gel in the household, there is one more piece of advice you need to know.
Silica gel can be used for a very long time, because it is amenable to regeneration. To do this, put the bags in an oven preheated to 100 degrees for 1 hour. If you are not using the bags yet, put them in an airtight container to protect them from moisture.
The silica gel will protect your bag from mold and bacteria.
Place a couple of desiccant bags in the photo box. The cards will not stick together or turn yellow.
Forget about rice! Place the device in a container filled with silica gel beads.
Place some bags on the dashboard for less fogging on the windshield.
A couple of sachets of silica gel will help keep your laundry fresh and dry in the closet.
Bad smell of old books
Put the old book in a bag with several packs of desiccant and the bad smell will be eliminated.
Razor blade lifespan
Put the blades in a container of silica gel beads and your shaver won't rust for a long time.
Three bags of gel in a case will save the tools from rusting.
Storing dog food
Place a bag of silica gel under the lid of the dog food storage jar. This will keep the food dry and fresh.
But remember that these small bags are potentially hazardous to health, so keep them out of the reach of children!