DON’T TOSS THOSE LITTLE PACKETS AWAY!
When most of us get a packet of silica gel enclosed in a pair of shoes or a new bottle of over-the-counter medicine, the instinct is to toss that baby into the garbage can. After all, it says right on the packet “DO NOT EAT.” But there are a lot of other uses for these packets besides keeping your Omeprazole and your beef jerky dry… uses that savvy do-it-yourselfers have been practicing for years. Below, you’ll find many useful ways to put these packets to work for you!
DISCLAIMER: ALTHOUGH SILICA GEL IS NOT KNOWN TO BE TOXIC TO PETS, IT IS TOXIC TO HUMANS. PLEASE, ALWAYS USE YOUR DISCRETION WHEN USING AND STORING ANY CHEMICAL AGENTS IN YOUR HOME OR GARAGE, ESPECIALLY WITH YOUNG CHILDREN AROUND.
- Protecting your photographs – Put silica gel packet wherever you store your photographs to keep them safe…
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