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A clever way to repurpose an everyday item.

By Sharon Tanenbaum and Ashley Tate
Updated February 11, 2008
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Wax paper on a sweeper
Credit: Rita Maas

Use this kitchen staple to pick up dirt and dust. Rip off a piece roughly the size of your sweeper and attach it just as you would a cleaning cloth. As you sweep highly trafficked or dirty areas, the gunk sticks. Wax on, dirt off.