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Windshield De-icing Hack

January 30, 2019 GMT

One of the worst things about winter is having to get up ten minutes earlier so you can stand outside in the freezing cold de-icing the car.

One man might have just made that morning chore a lot more pleasant after coming up with a new way of doing it. He shared his idea on social media and people are loving the idea, and many have already tried it for themselves. Instead of using a can of de-icer and a scraper, Daniel Harris fills a sandwich bag with warm water. He then simply drags it over the windows and watches the ice melt immediately. He wrote: “Hot water in a food bag and bam you’ve got a de icer and a hand warmer. Works a treat, and it’s fast!”

He later added: “I used warm tap water so I could safely hold it and lower the risk of cracking my screen. The de-icer cans are so cold in the morning and this way keeps you nice and toasty. Oh and yes it was ice not condensation. I know it looks it but try it and you won’t be disappointed.”