When your drawers get sticky and stop sliding like they used to, instead of busting out sprays or sticky waxes that can get on the contents or the drawer itself, try pulling out a little wax paper. We know you have some. It comes in huge rolls and you never need that much, so dig way to the back of the cabinet — ooh, there it is!
Tear off a 6" strip and fold it down to a size that fits in your palm, waxy sides facing out. Rub it along the tracks, wheels and even screws that make up the glides for your drawers. The small amount of wax will transfer over and keep you from pulling your hair out and help you maintain that your work space isn't half bad after all.
Sometimes fixing the smallest things can change our entire outlook on our spaces!
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