Sick of winter? Learn how to shovel your driveway with ease
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There is one brilliantly simple solution for this problem: WD-40. Just spray the face of the shovel with WD-40 and wait a couple minutes before shoveling (make sure the shovel is dry before applying the WD-40). The WD actually stands for 'Water Displacement' which effectively means it repels water. Now you can shovel without having to worry about snow buildup. Through personal experience, I have found that this works well for about three snowfalls before snow begins to stick again. Now, theoretically, you could use any oil or lubricant on a shovel to stop snow from sticking so if you don't have any WD-40 lying around, just throw some vegetable oil on your shovels. You have now successfully turned your regular shovels into temporary non-stick shovels.
Now when it snows, you'll be able to save some time by shoveling more efficiently. This means you'll be able to get your car out of the driveway faster allowing you get more salt on your vehicle and more opportunities to drive over potholes! There is no denying the appeal there.
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