KEEP THE SILICON BAGS LIKE GOLD
When you buy shoes, which are usually packed in boxes, you’ll find there some bags filled with silicon dioxide or silica. Silica gel packets are used to absorb moisture and keep the shoes dry. However, the majority of people, after opening the shoe box, will throw them away, as they don’t know something that you are going to learn in this article.
Actually, these bags are much more useful than you might think. By throwing them you will make a huge mistake, as they are not useless nor toxic, but very practical and beneficial, instead.
Here, you can utilize how these white or yellow granules can help you with numerous things around the house.
1. PUT THEM IN YOUR WARDROBE
By putting them in your wardrobe you will prevent the occurrence and spread of moisture. Additionally, you will be able to prevent the unpleasant smell that goes hand in hand with moisture.
2. PROLONG THE SHELF-LIFE OF YOUR MAKEUP
As it can prevent the moisture in your powder makeup, you should place a few of these bags in your makeup case and you will prolong its shelf-life.
3. RESTORE YOUR WATER-DAMAGED PHONE
If you have experienced damage to your phone caused by water, you shouldn’t be a worry, because you can use the silicon dioxide, which is contained in those bags and restore it. The only you need to do is to put the phone among four to five silica gel bags, and they will do what is necessary, to absorb the moisture and dry the phone.
4. KEEP YOUR WORKOUT GEAR DRY
Because of the ability to absorb the moisture, you are recommended to keep several silica bags into your training bag, along with your workout gear. As they prevent moisture, which allows the bacteria to spread around, by drying it they will prevent bacteria proliferation.
Additionally, they will help you get rid of the bad odor and keep your bag dry and clean.
5. STOP CAMERA CONDENSATION
The people love to bring the camera everywhere and they can be exposed to different environmental conditions. For that reason, here is a great photography trick to stop lens or camera condensations.
When you plan to take your camera out into the cold, in order to prevent a serious condensation when you bring it back into a warm room, you should remove the battery, memory card, and lens if applicable, and place the camera in a bowl of silica gel. They will suck up the moisture from all parts of the camera.
Saving your own seeds for planting next year and storing them, they might be at risk of the mold, which can destroy them. If you add a silica gel packet to your container, you’ll e able to protect them and getting them ready for the next planting season.
We recommend you to store the different seeds in small envelopes together with the silica gel packet. For one per shoebox-sized container, you only need one box.