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Comment of the Day: Aluminum Foil as Dryer Sheet!

I've completely eliminated the need for dryer sheets. I was a firm lover of these until I found that I could take aluminum foil, ball it up, and toss it in the dryer with the wet laundry. It removes static and never has to be changed. I've been using the same aluminum foil ball for over 6 months. -a...
  • Angela Clark

    Good Ideas For You | Great Household Tips

  • Gillian Cromwell

    Eliminate Static with Aluminum Foil in the Dryer Dryer sheets coat your clothing with chemicals. Eliminate the need for dryer sheets by placing aluminum foil balls in the dryer. Throw the balls in with the wet clothes and let them tumble away. Great idea if it works! I'm allergic to dryer sheets!

  • Emma Duncan

    Use aluminum foil instead of dryer sheets! Take aluminum foil, ball it up, and toss it in the dryer with the wet laundry. It removes static and never has to be changed. Don't know.......

  • Betty Farnsworth

    Aluminum Foil as Dryer Sheet: Removes static and never has to be changed. Also suggested wrap foil around a tennis ball in dryer instead of just rolling foil.

  • Sue

    take aluminum foil, ball it up, and toss it in the dryer with the wet laundry. It removes static and never has to be changed. I like our dryer balls, but this would be good way to recycle foil.

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