Sliced bread has many other uses you don’t know of. In this article you can read about these unusual uses of bread, such as picking up tiny pieces of broken glass, cleaning dust off an oil painting, or remove splinters from fingers when soaked with milk and taped to the skin with a bandage.
When using bread in the kitchen, it can prevent grease fires; absorb smelly odors, and reduce the burnt flavor of overcooked rice.
NON-EDIBLE USES FOR BREAD:
1. PICK BROKEN GLASS BITS FROM THE FLOOR
Take a piece of soft bread slice and it will pick up the glass pieces that are hardly visible. Be cautious not to cut yourself when throwing the bread away.
2. WIPE DIRTY FINGERS OF SMUDGES ON WALLS
Wipe dirty fingers or smudges off painted walls or wallpapers using bread. Also, you can use bread to remove dust, stain or dirt from oil paintings. Rub gently the bread on the surface.
3.NO TEARS WHILE CUTTING ONIONS
You just need to put slice of bread in your mouth while cutting onions. Bread will serve to absorb sulfides that trigger tears.
4. KEEP CAKE FRESH
You can keep cut cake fresh by sticking slice of bread on cut side of cake with toothpicks.
5. REMOVE FAT OFF YOUR SOUP
You can skim fat off your soup by using small piece of toasted bread.
6. SOFTEN HARDENED SUGAR
You can make soft again hardened sugar by placing slice of bread in sealed container with sugar for quite a few days.
7. SOAK UP GREASE
Use slice of bread to soak up grease spills.
8. GET RID OF SPLINTERS
First, soak break in milk and then apply the substance topically on the splinter with a band-aid. Let it dry overnight. The bread will pull splinter out of your skin.
9. REMEDY FOR CALLUSES AND CORNS ON FEET
You need apple cider vinegar and a half-slice of stale bread. Soak the half-slice of bread in apple cider vinegar and tape bread to your foot. Let it stay overnight and put on a cotton sock.
10. ELIMINATE BURNT FLAVOR FROM OVERCOOKED RICE
This is one cool trick. You need to place a slice of bread on the top of rice and put the pot lid on top. Then, wait for several minutes. The bread slice will soak up the burnt flavor.
11. PREVENT GREASE FIRES WHILE BROILING MEAT
Put several slices of bread in the drip pan before you start broiling meat. It will absorb grease and decrease the amount of smoke.
12. SOAK UP ODORS WHEN COOKING VEGETABLES
You should try this if you don’t like the smell of cabbage, broccoli, or any other vegetable while cooking. Put a slice of bread on top of vegetables in the pot to remove the smell.