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    • Kathleen Davis (Jordan)

      No more icy steps or sidewalks. We bought the last 2 bags of Ice Melt at the store yesterday....whoever even dreamed we would need it here!!! Nice to know you can make your own. But please let this be our last Winter Storm!!!

    • Leslie Ann Silver

      Dawn dish soap does not freeze at below zero temperatures. To prevent icy stairs, pour the mixture over the front step as soon as the temperatures begin to drop. The soap will not freeze thereby keeping the step ice free. It is inexpensive and will not damage any surfaces you put it on, like rock salt can. Read more at and

    • Tracie South

      Life Hacks Winterize Steps De-Ice Safer for Pets

    • Lilie Manes

      Icy steps and walk ...dawn dish soap and. ...

    • Lynn Lundh

      safe for pets and children de-icer

    • Vivian York

      For icy steps and sidewalks.

    • Korissa Orner

      Helpful Hint for Icy Steps

    • Beth Ann Miller-Batman

      No icy steps or driveways

    • Debby Greene

      Helpful tips

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