At first, I was a bit skeptical. After all, I know you're not supposed to put foil in microwaves so it only made sense to me that putting it in a dryer would be a bad idea - shows you how much I know! After doing some internet research, I was reasonably sure that using foil wouldn't cause the dryer to blow up so I decided to give it a try.
Two weeks later, I am a convert. Now, I know that two weeks may not sound like a long time, but I actually do more laundry in 2 weeks than most people do in 2 MONTHS. I now have two aluminum foil balls, about 2 inches in diameter, that I rotate through the laundry. That way if one of them gets lost in the laundry basket, I can go ahead and start drying the next load while I fold one basket.
Best of all, I don't have to worry about residue from the dryer sheets making my cloth diapers less absorbent. I'm saving money and reducing the need for diaper-stripping! It's a win-win in my world!
What other tips have you found on Pinterest (or online) that have changed the way you do things?
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