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Better use from your high end dryer

This is something that the companies don't tell you, but if you have purchased a high end dryer in the past 10 years, you are not supposed to use dryer sheets in them. The dryer sheet with emit some sort of resin that will stick to the heating element causing it to overheat thus your dryer will not get hot anymore. I found out the hard way and had to get my heating element replaced. A great alternative is wool dryer balls and they are all natural and do not contain any harsh chemicals.,

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