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GET MORE FROM YOUR COFFEE FILTER: You'll be amazed at the possibilities!

GET MORE FROM YOUR COFFEE FILTER: You'll be amazed at the possibilities!

Coffee filters can be used for a variety of household tasks, from cleaning to gardening. In this article we would like to introduce you to a number of alternative applications that you can start with immediately.

Cleaning assistant

The structure of the coffee filter makes it ideal for cleaning mirrors and glass surfaces without leaving lint or streaks.

Simply use a coffee filter instead of a paper towel or cloth with your favorite cleaning solution.

Plant care

Did you know that a coffee filter can help with gardening? Place a filter in the bottom of the flower pot before filling it with soil. This will help prevent the soil in the pot from seeping through the drainage holes, while allowing water to pass through the filter paper. So it prevents soil erosion.

As an aid in preparing food or drinks

Coffee filters can also be used as a strainer, for example to collect loose tea leaves or to strain broth. And because they are biodegradable, you can simply compost them after use.

Protect cutlery

Fold the coffee filters to separate the dishes and protect them from scratches during storage. Its soft texture makes it ideal for this task.

Artistic use

Due to their natural color and texture, coffee filters can be used in many creative projects, for example as a basis for paper flowers or to create beautiful patterns in watercolor painting.

Absorbs odors

Coffee filters filled with baking soda or activated charcoal can help absorb unpleasant odors in the kitchen, refrigerator, or shoe cabinet.

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Snack bowl

For a quick and easy solution, use the coffee filter as a container for dry snacks like popcorn or potato chips. Another fun idea, especially for kids, is to put French fries in a coffee filter. You can also keep a filter under your cake or sandwich to prevent crumbs from getting everywhere on your sofa, for example.

Obviously, coffee filters are more than just a tool for preparing your morning coffee. With these tips you can definitely impress your housemates or family.