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Unread 01-21-2012, 09:04 AM
 
Location: Valparaiso, IN
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That works too, PAM that is. For you who may not have WD40 Pam or any other non-stick cooking spray works. It also works on satellite dishes.
Thanks for the bonus Tip re: the satellite dishes, studedude. Great idea!


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Unread 01-21-2012, 10:12 AM
 
Location: Virginia
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^^^ and duct tape
I agree. I rate WD40 right up there with duct tape. Two of the most useful products ever made.

Good tips, Pam!
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Unread 01-21-2012, 10:26 AM
 
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After my harsh winter in Europe, I don't think I'll be near snow anytime soon...brrrrrrrr! Good tip though Pam!
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Unread 01-21-2012, 10:26 AM
 
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Believe me..........Pammy's not pulling our legs! We got about 8" last night! Thanks for the reminder re. the WD 40. Kaffers
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Unread 01-21-2012, 10:32 AM
 
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WD40 is an excellent product to keep in the home and garage. I recently found that it's the best way to keep spiders from creeping in around windows and doors. Great tip, Pam!

Edit: A quick google: http://www.wd40.com/about-us/myths-legends-fun-facts/
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Unread 01-21-2012, 01:32 PM
 
Location: Abilene, Texas
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WD40 is an excellent product to keep in the home and garage. I recently found that it's the best way to keep spiders from creeping in around windows and doors. Great tip, Pam!

Edit: A quick google: WD-40 Facts & Myths | WD-40 Ingredients
Wow, that's very interesting! I agree, WD-40 is a great product that can be used in numerous ways. I always keep a can of it handy.

Anyway, thanks for the tip Pam! We don't use snow shovels around here but some of my family members up in Missouri would probably appreciate this tip. They get lots of snow up there so I'll pass it on to them.
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Unread 01-21-2012, 02:00 PM
 
Location: The Chatterdome in La La Land, CaliFUNia
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WD40 is an excellent product to keep in the home and garage. I recently found that it's the best way to keep spiders from creeping in around windows and doors. Great tip, Pam!

Edit: A quick google: WD-40 Facts & Myths | WD-40 Ingredients
Hmm ... I've never used WD40 but if it will keep the spiders at bay, I need to invest in this product. Is there a toxic odor when you spray it?
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Unread 01-21-2012, 03:08 PM
 
Location: Out there somewhere...
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Good to know, the next time it rains here in the desert I'll remember that tip. Oops I forgot, I don't have a snow shovel...
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Unread 01-21-2012, 05:17 PM
 
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Hmm ... I've never used WD40 but if it will keep the spiders at bay, I need to invest in this product. Is there a toxic odor when you spray it?
Very mild. I have to put my nose close to a fresh spray to smell it.
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