8 surprising uses for dryer sheets

It's time for these laundry staples to venture outside of the dryer. 

1. Make your shower door sparkle.
2. Prevent tangles in your thread.
3. Save a burnt pan.
4. Freshen up your gym gear — and everything else.
5. Polish your chrome.
6. Remove dust.
7. Pick up spills.
8. Wipe off fan blades.

(Photo credit: Alamy)

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