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How can you stop sweat from running into your eyes while at work in 40+ degree Celsius weather?

How to stop sweat from running into your eyes while at work in 40+ degree Celsius weather? Try using Vaseline on your forehead (just above one’s eyebrows). Apply petroleum jelly, lip balm, ...
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How can you stop sweat from running into your eyes while at work in 40+ degree Celsius weather?

Sweatbands are available in a number of colours that may match your uniform and be acceptable as an unobtrusive and necessary accessory for unusual weather (work) conditions. They are light, cheap, ...
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How can you stop sweat from running into your eyes while at work in 40+ degree Celsius weather?

Wear a bandana under your hat. This way, you are abiding by your employer's wardrobe requirements while still being able to sop up your sweaty head. One advantage of this technique is that you can ...
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How to sleep in a hot room?

I also faced similar problem when I was in Rajasthan last year. You can use following tips to make your life a bit easier: Do whatever you can to prevent excessive heat build-up in your room. During ...
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Keeping small containers cool on long trip

To keep your items cool over 5 to 6 hours you may need an insulating thermal bag designed to keep content at their temperature a bit longer than from a conventional bag. Such bags may be available at ...
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How can you stop sweat from running into your eyes while at work in 40+ degree Celsius weather?

Consider using antiperspirant along your hairline and along your forehead above your eyebrows to lessen the amount of sweat from your face. If you weren't aware, antiperspirant is not only used under ...
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What is an inexpensive way to warm my sheets before getting in them?

A really easy and simple way to do this is with a blow-dryer. Almost everyone has one, and you just pick the sheets up and blow hot air between them. It works great, and only takes a minute or two.
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Bringing the cold water to room temperature

Bring to work sufficient bottles to cover an entire day's supply. Fill them in the evening with cold water. The next day they will be the correct temperature, all day. Repeat by refilling in the ...
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How to sleep in a hot room?

You're probably experiencing the reason air conditioning (cooling) is so widespread in regions where weather gets into the high 30s (C) or higher on a routine basis: regardless of daytime coping ...
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How can I toast chocolate chip bread?

You can toast bread in a flat frying pan on a stove top. Be sure to flip the bread to toast both sides. Some of the chocolate may melt out, but you should be able to scrape it off of the pan with a ...
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How to open car door when lock is frozen?

I hope this is obvious - but you don't mention it in your question: Try all the doors and the boot first. I've usually found that one of the doors will open in this situation. If you have to enter the ...
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Air Conditioner/Coolers best substitute

Ok so this question has been around quite some time. I'm going to answer anyway since the most effective way - from my experience - hasn't been mentioned yet. There are lots of ways to help you deal ...
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Body temperature, without a thermometer?

Materials Stopwatch Ice cubes of the same volume Measurement tool Silicone ice tray (or maybe a greased up plastic one) Accuracy This test will be highly inaccurate because of all of the ...
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Bringing the cold water to room temperature

Microwave the cold water to temp. The temperature of a water coolers is pretty consistent. If you have your favorite glass or plastic tumbler (a known quantity of water), then you'll get to know ...
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How could I warm up my feet while sitting at my desk?

Cold feet is typically a sign of decreased circulation, so whatever you do should aim at increasing the blood flow and probably generate some heat by muscle movement. The most unobtrusive (but with ...
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How to sleep in a hot room?

Hammocks are probably among the best ways to keep cool and stay comfortable in a warm bedroom without AC. Many many people in Central and South America sleep in hammocks every night, at least in part ...
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Remove ice from freezer surface

I found the answer to my own question. However, it will only work on some brands and models of refrigerator-freezers. LateralTerminal suggested using a brush on a drill. Instead I used what was on ...
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Insulate pot lid

HACK a POT-LID KNOB COZY If you have a single heavy sock from an evil washing machine that stole its mate, cut off the toe and slip it over the protruding knob. The knob will hold the sock toe cozy ...
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How can you stop sweat from running into your eyes while at work in 40+ degree Celsius weather?

Wear something like this *underneath* your baseball cap: Just push it up underneath the front of the cap and pull the cap down as far as it will go over your forehead. If the pad is too big, you can ...
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How can I more quickly warm up the interior of my car during winter?

-30 this morning in Fairbanks Alaska. If you really want to know how to warm and maintain a vehicle during a truely cold winter (not the stuff a lower 48er considers cold) you need to ask an Alaskan ...
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What is the best winter clothing strategy for keeping warm?

I think the top answers already covered most clothing things, but I highly recommend wool and down as they're much warmer for their weight than anything else. My extra cold weather outfit is several ...
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Bringing the cold water to room temperature

Mix the two together sequentially. That is, fill it up partially with cold water and finish the rest with hot. After a while you will learn the best point in the cup to stop with one and switch to ...
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How to make milk (cardboard container) ice cold fast?

i know this seems a bit simple and slightly suprised that it hasnt been sugested allready. keep one unopened carton in the fridge at all time, this will mean that you will allways have at least one ...
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How to keep yourself warm

Outside or inside? Inside use a blanket. Outside use undergarments. Here in the US we have special material clothes that tight fit to the skin are thin and light yet breathable, they keep in the heat. ...
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How to clean "reddish/ brownish" grime/ deposit marks from the Silicone Rubber lid gasket of a hot water Thermos Flask

Based on your description I would think it might be some mineral from the water that caused this stain. If that is correct and from the looks of it, it might well be iron oxide (or rust in the ...
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How can I toast chocolate chip bread?

Place the bread on a heat-resistant surface and use a paint stripper (heat gun) (or a gas torch, if you're adventurous) to toast the bread.
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How can I easily get warm water in a kiddie pool?

Use Solar Power Get the longest hose you can find. Connect another hose to it to make it longer if you can. The sun can heat the water in the hose as it travels through it on its way to the pool. ...
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How to open car door when lock is frozen?

In the olden days before I got a car with a remote unlocking I had similar problems. I used to carry a cigarette lighter with me and I'd use it to heat the metal part of the key then insert it into ...
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Detect whether inside of house froze

If it was only once, and only for a "couple of hours", you probably did not reach freezing temperatures. Especially if you did not let any windows open. You can search for any glass-made bottle of ...
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Any Hacks to control Central Cooling System at workplace /office?

The cooling system is there for the general benefit of all the people you share an office space with; shutting it off, reducing the flow, or altering the temperature of the flow will cause your work ...
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