No More Static Cling! Crumple Up A Piece Of Aluminum Foil & Put It In The Dryer. This does work, BTW, after several uses, the foil compresses into a perfectly round silver ball. I am keeping them to use for Christmas crafting! Really neat.
Aluminum Foil as Glassware Scrubber To get baked-on food off a glass pan or an oven rack, use dishwashing liquid and a ball of foil in place of a steel-wool soap pad. From Real Simple. Lots of other hints at this site too.
Reuse Salt Pour Spout With Canning Jars When finished with an empty cardboard salt container, cut the whole round top piece off and measure to fit a canning jar ring. Trace and cut with the flat part with scissors to fit a pint canning jar.
easy rust removal -- take a sheet of aluminum foil, crumble into a loose ball, get the foil wet then rub rust and it wipes away! I had a silver plate tray that had rust spots. This removed the rust and most of the tarnish leaving it shiny.
Make silver shine with Aluminum Foil and Baking Soda. Line a glass pan with foil, add several spoonfuls of baking soda, fill the pan with boiling water, and drop in tarnished silverware for a quick cleaning.