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11 Genius Ways You Didn’t Know You Could Use Paper Towel

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1. Remove wax from hard surfaces by covering it with a damp paper towel and heating with an iron for a few seconds.

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2. Place a damp sheet or two under your chopping board to stop it from slipping around.

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3. Heat a wet paper towel in a sandwich press for a couple of seconds to clean off crusty cheese.

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4. For speedy chilled drinks, wrap the bottle in a damp paper towel and chuck it in the freezer for 15–20 minutes.

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Just don't forget to set a timer or things could get messy.

5. Stop oil drips from making a mess in your pantry by wrapping a folded paper towel around the bottle and securing with an elastic band.

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6. ~Magically~ remove jar labels by wrapping them in a vinegar-soaked paper towel for 5–10 minutes.

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7. Keep herbs fresher for longer by storing them in a damp paper towel in a resealable bag.

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8. Use a damp towel to wipe away pet fur from clothes or furniture.

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9. Use a butter knife covered with a damp, soapy paper towel to clean slots and other hard-to-reach places.

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10. For simple steamed veggies, wrap in a damp paper towel and microwave for a couple of minutes.

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11. Then for a speedy microwave steam clean, zap a damp paper towel for two minutes. Once it's cool enough to handle, wipe away that grime.

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Who woulda thought?! Viva paper towel cleans even better when wet. Discover even more ways to #TryVivaWet.