Does your iron stick to fabrics when you use it? Over time, starch and other things we use on our clothes build up on the surface on our irons making them a sticky mess. Sprinkle some salt on a piece of waxed paper and iron it. The salt will absorb the stickiness and your iron will be as clean as it was when you first bought it.
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