Introduction: 11 Unusual Uses for Coffee Filters

Coffee filters are better then paper towel, and a lot less expensive, you can buy 1000 at the dollar store for almost nothing! In this ible I will show you 11 unique ways to use coffee filters!

Step 1: Bowl Cover

Cover bowls or dishes with coffee filters when cooking in the microwave, they make excellent covers.

Step 2: Cleaning

Clean windows, mirrors, and chrome.... coffee filters are lint-free so they'll leave windows sparkling!

Step 3: Nail Polish Remover

Use them to remove nail polish when out of cotton balls.

Step 4: Protect China

Protect china by separating your good dishes with a coffee filter between each dish.

Step 5: Filter

Use them to filter things like lemon and lime juice so the juice comes out and the seeds stay behind.

Step 6: Apply Shoe Polish

Apply shoe polish. Ball up a lint-free coffee filter.

Step 7: Prevent Odors

Put baking soda into a coffee filter and place into shoes or a closet to absorb or prevent odors.

Step 8: Make Tea

Use them to make your own tea! Put some herbs into the filter and tie shut with string!

Step 9: Spoon Rest

Use them to place your spoon/ spatula down on the counter while cooking, so you don't make a mess of your counter.

Step 10: Bowl

Can use to hold dry ingredients when baking or when cutting up fruit or veggies.... saves on having extra bowls to wash.

Step 11: Disposable Snack Bowl

Use as a disposable "snack bowl" for popcorn, chips, etc.

Step 12: Coffee Makers