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8 uses of aluminium foil that maybe you don't know

The most common purpose of aluminium foil is to protect surfaces. Hence, if you don't want your oven or stove floor to be splattered with grease, then you can line the bottom of the appliance or cover the food you are cooking with foil.

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Ready to reheat leftover pizza for lunch or dinner? Wrap it aluminium foil and pop it in the oven instead of the microwave.

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To avoid burning yourself when you are ready to move that pot from the stove, wrap the handles in aluminium foil.

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To avoid burning yourself when you are ready to move that pot from the stove, wrap the handles in aluminium foil.

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If you are camping and find yourself lacking in utensils, you can make something out of foil from spoons, ladles and even plates.

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Line baking pans and Pyrex containers with foil to avoid burning what you are baking, roasting or cooking.

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Believe it or not, aluminium foil can also serve as a silver dip. Simply line a pan with foil, add water and a pinch of salt. Presto, you can use the solution to clean your silver.

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Believe it or not, aluminium foil can also serve as a silver dip. Simply line a pan with foil, add water and a pinch of salt. Presto, you can use the solution to clean your silver.

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If foil can clean tarnished silver, then it can also protect it from becoming dirty. Simply put cleaned silver on top of an aluminium foil. For long term storage, wrap silverware in cellophane wrap and afterwards, with aluminium.

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Another use of foil is as a scrubbing pad. If you find yourself running out of steel wool to scrub your pots and pats, crumple foil and you have an instant scouring pad.

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Another use of foil is as a scrubbing pad. If you find yourself running out of steel wool to scrub your pots and pats, crumple foil and you have an instant scouring pad.

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