Make These Waterproof Fire Starters From Stuff You Already Have

To properly build a fire, you need tinder. Fortunately, we all have a readily available supply: dryer lint!

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Fire Starters DIY

To properly build a fire, you need tinder. Fortunately, we all have a readily available supply: dryer lint!

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How to make these waterproof fire starters

Stuff each well of an egg carton with dryer lint. Then pour melted wax into each well and let them cool. The wax waterproofs the dryer lint and carton and helps the starter burn longer.

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