Quick Tip #42: How to Reduce Static Without Using Dryer Sheets

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Crumple up a piece of ALUMINUM FOIL into a ball, and throw it in your dryer. It cuts the static and, although it won't make your clothes smell like a baby lamb in a summer meadow, it will work for 6 months on end without being replaced. Take that, dry air!