The winner: To provide good drainage, but no soil loss in my potted plants, I place squares of fiberglass window screening in the bottom. Alice Habbal, Monroe
New use for return address label
To keep from losing my cell phone, I put one of my return address stickers on it. I also keep our home phone number listed under “Home” in the address section. Return address labels work well on my glasses case and camera, too. Louise Neal, Shelby
Egg cartons make great packing material
I put clean, foam egg cartons upside down in the bottom of boxes when boxing up fragile items to move or store. You can also put them between larger items and on the inside sides of boxes for further protection. Allana D’Andrea, Mooresville
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