Introduction: Unusual Uses for Coffee Ground

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Everybody makes coffee in the morning
At the end you get coffee grounds
Use these simple tricks for making coffee worth it

Step 1: Brighten Your Pans

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Place a few spoons of coffee grounds on a rag and scrape away caked-on dirt
Make sure not to scrap ceramic

Step 2: Remove Smell

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Garlic is a great component to your dishes
After chopping garlic or onions, grab a handful of coffee ground and rub in your hands
Afterwards wash away

Step 3: Unclog Drain

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Pour coffee grounds down a clogged drain
Ad 3 drops of dish soap and pot of boiling water
This wil clean and clear drain

Step 4: Fresh Fridge

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Put coffee ground in a bowl
Put the bowl of coffee ground in the freezer or refrigerator to remove funky orders

Step 5: Remove Scratches

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Mix together oil and coffee grounds
Rub the paste into the scratch
Polish area with soft rag
The scratch should be invisible


fredellarby (author)2015-12-01

When I used to run into those things, we would put coffee grounds into a frying pan and heat it on the stove to mask the smell of a dead body in a house or apartment. Gross, but it does work. Probably would work for other evil smells as well

Ian74 (author)2015-07-10

chuck them in the compost heap helps make great compost, and will probably help to keep slugs away too.

Igioteno (author)2015-07-08


Sunglowart (author)2015-07-07

Yes coffee also supposed to keep away slugs eating your garden veggies. Haven't tried as yet....since i use instant coffee;)

Łukasz (author)2015-07-07

I remember starbucks were giving away used coffee grinds to use as fertilizer in your garden

Northrrn_Joe (author)2015-07-06

I tried it with onion smelling hands. only made my hands smell like coffee grounds and onions.
I suppose, but doesn't really work.

Sheldy123 (author)2015-07-06

It's odd. But it works. If you do it with boiling water

kode1303 (author)2015-07-06

Why would it clear a clogged drain? I always learned NOT to pour grounds in the drain, because they'd clog it. I'm confused.

kode1303 (author)2015-07-06

If you've got really dirty hands, mix coffee grounds with soap and scrup. Hands get really soft and clean.

Ali_So3 (author)2015-07-06

Oh and i voted;)

Ali_So3 (author)2015-07-06

Cool! Thanks I will have to try this!

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