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Detect whether inside of house froze

I spent a week in warmer climes recently. While I was gone I left the heat completely off. I turned off the water and drained the pipes to prevent damage. I put all the houseplants in a small room ...
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1answer
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Acne pimples on face

I have acne on my face from few years.i have used so many things for this take medicines from skin specialist but not useful at all kindly suggest me anything. I have oily skin.
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How to prevent plugs from falling out of a wall socket?

Despite carefully securing a plug in an outlet, many times I find that the plug falls out minutes after the fact (it happens all the time with things like phone chargers). I have been careful in ...
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1answer
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Reshape plastic containers

A lot of fruit, vegetables and meat come packed in plastic container boxes - often itself wrapped in further plastic, also bottled water comes in plastic bottles. I am wondering, is there a way to - ...
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How to take care of my long hair?

I am an Indian female 25 years of age. I have approximately around 2 feet long dark black hair. I try to keep good care of my hair by keeping it clean and nourished. However, I have a very busy ...
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Samsonite Stryde Lock Jammed

I cannot reset the lock on my Samsonite Stryde, it appears jammed. When I reset to a new code the round TSA dial on left of combination won't budge. How do I unjam it?
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13answers
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How to not forget my phone in the bathroom?

Many times I go to the bathroom only for a quick pee, while in the middle of something, hence my mind is occupied, and I don't pay much attention. I take my phone out of my pocket and place it ...
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3answers
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How can I avoid itchy skin wearing jumper (sweater) on T-shirt

When the weather isn't too cold and might change during day I wear a jumper/sweater on a T-shirt, my arms get really irritated. I heard this is what happens coz wool in the sweater irritate the skin. ...
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1answer
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It is very difficult to iron the clothes

It is very difficult to iron my clothes. This is my iron. Whenever I use the iron, the cloth sticks to it, what should I do?
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Cannot get blender carafe clean

It's actually clean but it's cloudy. I have found many things online, but none of them work: lemon/salt baking soda/vinegar vinegar soak Sometimes it looks clear then it gets cloudy again. I have ...
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1answer
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Making better smoothie?

Everyday I make smoothie for my breakfast. Usually, I add some liquid first and then my protein powder and rest all. But everyday once I add the powder, some of it sticks to the wall of the jar and ...
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3answers
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Credit Card dirt

How can I clean the smudge off from my credit card chip? I have not used anything on it as of yet. I tried to use the card at a Walmart and it errored out. I discovered a smudge on half the chip and ...
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How to transfer system app (built-in app) from android to android? [closed]

I have Collins dictionary in my Samsung Galaxy S6 edge which is System app (it can only be disabled, no uninstall option). I want to transfer this dictionary to my j7 mobile but it does not transfers ...
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4answers
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How to keep my glasses clean from getting marks

It is really annoying to keep taking reading/driving glasses off to clean them and put them back on to know there is a new spot or new spot appear and there is at least one tissue going to waste every ...
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2answers
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Knocking in a cricket bat

The conventional way of knocking in a new cricket bat is with a mallet but it can take up to 5 hours. Are there any innovative original alternative easier, less tiring and time consuming options ?
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HELP:They say I am going to die on 2054. I can't sleep now? [closed]

I completed a questionnaire on this website (not disclosing it). The result said that I'll die on 2054. Only bad thing I had to choose there (in the website) was that 'I sit for more than 6 hours'....
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Using the water heater

I would like to receive some help about the next question: Is it better to have water heater in bathroom, always turned on, or is it better to turn it on only if i need hot water (for showering or ...
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3answers
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Visit Google without being directed to a localized version [closed]

Say if I visit another non-English country and I visit Google it will divert me to the version of that country in that language. How can I make it stay on a non-localized version? Say I go to Russia ...
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2answers
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How to prevent headphones from getting entangled? [duplicate]

As a lot of people, I am using headphones daily in order to listen music, as I don't plan to buy bluetooth one, I was wondering if you had any lifehacks to prevent them from getting tangled everytime ...
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How can I tie up or fasten a pump bottle's nozzle, if it can't be locked?

Unlike this question, I'm assuming here that a pump bottle's nozzle can't be locked. Then how can i stop the nozzle from being accidentally triggered, e.g. if I have it packed in luggage?
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How can I determine if a pump bottle's nozzle can be locked?

A friend in Japan handed me the Pharma-Act Japanese hair conditioner bottle beneath by Kumano Comestics. I don't know a word of Japanese. Thus please see the question in the title.
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4answers
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How to wash a sieve?

After cooking pasta, I use a mesh-type kitchen sieve (aka colander, mesh strainer). Immediately after getting the pasta out of the water, I run tap water onto the sieve for a few seconds to remove ...
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2answers
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How to carry a phone stylus in winter without losing it

I bought a stylus for playing Pokemon Go outside in the winter, when it's too cold to use my hands. I've been just keeping it in my coat pocket, the same as my gloves, but it keeps falling out. I ...
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How Do I Reset My Sleep Schedule

I have been struggling with my sleep for a very long while. This has been a chronic problem. One that happens every night. I would like advice on how to reset my schedule so I’m able to fall asleep at ...
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2answers
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How do you make your baby sleep early at night?

I have a one-year-old kid and she's a joy to be with - full of energy and vigour. However, at the end of the day, she somehow fights with all her might to not sleep and stays awake till past 11-11:30 ...
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6answers
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How do you remember which shirt you wore on the previous date?

When I start dating someone, I want to wear my best shirt (or one of my favorites) on each date. The problem is that that could lead to me wearing the same outfit each time. Is there a low effort way ...
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Fixing Liftup Hydrolic Support Bar

I have 4 cabinet door having same issue. They are not working as powerful anymore and I need to keep the door to lift up instead of these bars. While they seem very basic devices, is there a way to ...
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4answers
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How to clean my humidifier

I know, it's my mistake. I used common non-filtered water in the humidifier. And now it has limescale. How to remove it carefully and don't break humidifier?
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How to remove burnt coffee from the bottom of a coffeepot?

The coffee burnt onto the bottom of my coffeepot, and I can't find a method to get it clean. Is there any way to do that?
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2answers
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How to save space in a suitcase of clothing?

I am using a big airplane suitcase and was wondering if you had any tips to save space on it? Knowing that it contain mostly clothes. For instance, is there any way to bend them to maximize space? Or ...
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1answer
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Getting life back on track after seperating from someone [closed]

We have the two year long relationship yet we are not married but we are into each other. We loved each other. Life was good. One morning I waked up by a call from my partner and she said she got ...
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1answer
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How can I smooth out my textured bathtub?

We have a textured bath-tub, we want to remove the texture (because it's fading and it's easy to slip on, but because of the texture bath mats don't stay on). We're considering re-glazing it, and are ...
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2answers
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How can I lock the pump of a JASON soap pump bottle?

Currently abroad, I bought a JASON Body Wash bottle pump, as I thought I'd use all the soap but there remains a lot. How can I lock or fasten the pump before I pack the pump in my luggage, to ...
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remove deteriorating lining from a jacket

I have a beloved jacket whose lining unfortunately began deteriorating after running it through the wash. I tried contacting the manufacturer but they did not offer any help since the jacket is too ...
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How do I avoid or otherwise minimize the mess of dust from scratching a game currency card?

Ash already asked a question about how to do the scratching on lottery tickets, which are quite similar to game currency cards. However, I have a different problem when scratching my Steam wallet ...
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How to be sure not to get stolen baggage in a night bus?

I planned to take 2 bus for a total of 16 hours trip in few weeks and as I hear a lot of problem about stolen luggage (Especially about baggage in the hold). I technically cannot check permanently ...
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Dealing with dust mites

I know a lot of people have dust mite allergy, so drop your tips here if you have any handy hints. Good vacuum cleaners ? Things that poison them ? Bedding covers ? tnx
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How to prevent foot odour or reduce the smell?

I have a huge problem with my feet. when I put my foot in my shoes for 10 minutes my feet get a very bad smell that I can't even think about it. and if I go to school for 8 hrs, the smell will not ...
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How to prevent washing machine jumping up and down when washing quilts or blankets

I usually mix other clothes with quilts or blankets when I wash them in the washing machine. Sometimes the machine jumps up and down while rotating fast. This doesn't happen all the times so I was ...
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Lost a gold ring [duplicate]

Yesterday I lost my gold ring. It was attached to my necklace by rubber band for high security, but it fell. I don't know where it was lost, but I'm sure that it was lost in my garden or in my house. ...
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Really matted hair [duplicate]

I have extremely matted hair! it’s really bad it causes headaches when down and is too painful to pull up into a bun or a ponytail. It is also painful to brush and wash. i’ve tried conditioner and ...
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3answers
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How to prevent eyestrain when using a smartphone?

I often use my smartphone for prolonged periods of time (reading or drawing) and my vision gets noticeably blurry as a result (I once needed more than an hour to get it back to normal). I've read this ...
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How to fix shiny cuff from iron

For some reason my shirt has been ruined by the following shiny patch on my cuff. Same can be seen on shirt back. First I do not understand why it happen and how to fix it?
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Lost my car keys inside my car. I am definitely unable to find them again despite 5 peoples paid me for a 700 Km ride tomorrow evening

Everything is in the title. the inside of my Toyota Yaris is black and here’s how the key looks like : I think they put the keys in the boot, but there is a 130Kg (250lbs) engine I can’t lift alone (...
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How can I clean my laptop keyboard?

I need to clean my keyboard for my Lenovo laptop. The space of the strokes are very low.
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4answers
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How to neutralize strong fragrance from handwash?

This is a weird question but I recently bought Mrs. Meyers Lavender hand soap in bulk but it has extremely strong scent and whenever I wash my hands, I get nauseous. I am considering buying another ...
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1answer
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Specific symbol on washing machine I can't identify [closed]

Sorry if slightly off topic of the site, but I've looked at all the stackexchange forums and this is the closest I could see. There's a specific symbol on my washing machine, and I think dryer. It ...
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stuck drawstrings [duplicate]

so i have this drawstring sweater, and i kinda tied the strings together and now they wont come undone. they also have little knots at the end, making it almost impossible to untie the knot. this is ...
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Wallet that can only hold 2 cards

Most slim wallets are designed to hold cash and 6-7 cards. I need one that only holds 2 cards max, and has no space for cash. Preferably a vertically loading one, so I can insert the card into the ...
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How to open car door when frozen with ice?

I went to another country by train and I left my car in a parking space at the train station. Yesterday I came back at night and my car was frozen. My car has a manual key system where you have to ...

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