Stay Ahead of the Cold Weather With These 25 Tips

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Eliminate that foggy windshield.  Just apply shaving cream to the inside of your windshield and then wipe it off.  Simple as that!

Cold weather tips and tricks everyone should know

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Hate getting in a cold bed?  Put a hot water bottle under the covers to warm things up!

Cold weather tips and tricks everyone should know

Snow sticking to your headlights?  Rub car wax on your lights to keep them clear.

Cold weather tips and tricks everyone should know

Orange peels make a great fire starter.  Just dry the peel and stick in it a paper bag with a silica pack.  Not only will your fire start in a flash but the orange will add a flavorful aroma to your room!

Cold weather tips and tricks everyone should know

Car lock frozen and you don’t want to drag out the hair dryer?  Put a little hand sanitizer on your key before inserting it into the lock to get rid of that pesky ice.

Cold weather tips and tricks everyone should know

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Recycle bubble wrap as a window covering to insulate your home.  Just cut to size, spray water on the flat side and stick it to the window.

Cold weather tips and tricks everyone should know

Keep your door seals from freezing shut by spraying cooking oil in the door cracks.  This keeps the water from sitting in the crack and freezing your door shut.

Cold weather tips and tricks everyone should know

Cold feet?  Cut out wool in the shape of inserts to place in your shoes for extra warmth on those cold days.

Cold weather tips and tricks everyone should know

Keep a bag of kitty litter in your car to help with those snowy days.  If you get in a pinch, just throw it under your tires to get traction.

Cold weather tips and tricks everyone should know

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Create a homemade snow tire for your bike by placing zip ties all around the tire.

Cold weather tips and tricks everyone should know

Don’t spray vinegar on your windshield to get rid of the ice.  It could cause pits in your windshield.

Cold weather tips and tricks everyone should know

Eliminate sagging boots that waste space and look unorganized.  Put a pool noodle in each boot to keep them upright.

Cold weather tips and tricks everyone should know

Keep your ceiling fans running on low, in a reverse (clockwise) direction to push warm air that is trapped near the ceiling down toward where you actually live.

Cold weather tips and tricks everyone should know

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Drain the rain and snow from your boots on a rock tray.  Most of the moisture captured on the bottom of the tray will evaporate leaving very little maintenance.

Cold weather tips and tricks everyone should know

Keep your wiper blades from freezing and sticking to the windshield.  Soak a cloth with rubbing alcohol and wipe down each blade.

Cold weather tips and tricks everyone should know

Keep an extra pair of wool socks in your glove box.  If you ever need to push your stuck vehicle over snow or ice, wear the socks over your shoes for extra traction.

Cold weather tips and tricks everyone should know

Give your headlights more clarity to see in dangerous conditions.  Rub toothpaste on your lights and rinse off with warm water.  This option is much cheaper than the kits sold in stores.

Cold weather tips and tricks everyone should know

Do you hate hat hair?  Try applying dry shampoo when you remove your hat.  It will rejuvenate those smashed roots.

Cold weather tips and tricks everyone should know

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Maintain a warm throne!  Get a pair of socks and never sit on a freezing cold seat again.

Cold weather tips and tricks everyone should know

Tired of salt destroying your concrete?  Use a mixture of 2 quarts rubbing alcohol, 1 cup of warm water and 1 teaspoon of dish detergent to get rid of ice and keep it away.

Cold weather tips and tricks everyone should know

Your vehicle’s floor mats make an excellent source of traction if you get stuck and need a little help to get moving again.

Cold weather tips and tricks everyone should know

The elements are hard on your shoes.  Try this product to keep your shoes functioning and looking great at the same time.

Cold weather tips and tricks everyone should know

Put a pair of socks over your windshield wipers at night when snow is coming to keep them clear and ready to use.

Cold weather tips and tricks everyone should know

Vitamin D is produced naturally when you are exposed to sunlight so you don’t get as much in the winter due to cloud cover.  Try a supplement to counter this deficiency.

Cold weather tips and tricks everyone should know

Electric blankets provide concentrated warmth and use very little electricity.  Turn down your thermostat and get under the covers to save on heating bills.

Cold weather tips and tricks everyone should know

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