Dust-Off Softener Sheets

You can see more clearly when you’re sawing and sanding if you first rub your plastic safety glasses and face shields with a used fabric softener sheet.

The Family Handyman

You can see much more clearly when you’re sawing and sanding if you first rub your plastic safety glasses and face shields with a used fabric softener sheet. The exact physics is a matter of discussion, but this makes wood dust a lot less clingy. The key is to use a sheet that’s been through a drying cycle. It’ll be gentler and less laden with softener. Thanks to Travis Larson for this demystifying tip.

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