Common Questions About Buying Used Bedsheets
Why do I wake up with spider bites, but I've never woken up to a crushed spider body in my sheets?Are you sure they are spider bites? I recently was bitten several times by a crazy carpet beetle( i think that is what it was) that bit me a dozen times in a few seconds and left dual marks each time. Could be a number of things. Spiders slink around and their dead bodies would only be found if you managed to kill them in your sleep. But spiders almost never bite unless provoked or unless they are afraid so unless you thrash around in your sleep then it is probably something else. Spray baseboards and window sills with insect spray for beetles and spiders and scorpions and different things to keep them out. Mint oil mixed with water and a little rubbing alcohol also keeps many bugs away. Most bugs hate lavender so linen or pillow mist in lavendar would keep insects and spiders away and let you sleep peacefully.------How do one cut men's shirt?First, you take the man's measurements. That way you know how much fabric to buy. Then, you go online, go to the library or go to a fabric store to obtain a template/pattern to cut and fabricate a man's shirt. Purchase some fabric at a fabric store, or maybe just use some old bed sheets from a goodwill if they're clean. You'll need some pins to hold the pattern together while you cut and sew. Just follow the directions from the template.I sew my own buttons on. I've made some pretty comfy drawstring Pyjama pants that I learned how to make at school. My Mom taught me how to sew patches into my clothes when I was in elementary school.------What are the things that drive people to return a cash-on-delivery e-commerce order in India?Thanks for A2A.Agree with all answers here. Let me narrow down to India's Largest Wholesale Jewelry Beads and Jewelry Making, Handcrafting Supplies, finished Jewelries Store _ Jewellery ecommerce site. Jewelleries orders are mostly from women, that wants to deal with cash and not card/bank transfers. CODs orders rejected along with the below answers, wrong address as well. someone ordering in another customer name. First time orders we do call and confirm the order along with the individual items, before shipping, just to ensure, customer not changed their mind or brought elsewhere. Once confirmed, order is shipped from our end. This way, our returns/rejection rate is negligible. For repeat order customers, we donot call and confirm------What are the essential things that I should bring to my hostel at IIT Guwahati as a fresher?Most of the things required, you can buy there as initally there is a temperary market set up is in place. However if you not wish to purchase there. Few things are essential in IIT guwahati.1). Umbrella (you would realize that you would always carry it during your stay there).2). Mosquito net ( full of greenery around so full of mosquitos as well).3). Home made pickle of your choice (food in mess is consistently tasteless).4). Dark and thick Curtains (sunrise happen so early in the morning so you have to use it).5). Some pens and blank copies from your local market at reasonable price (that are available there but price are high).6). LAN wire (3-5 m) (required in hostel rooms).7). Bedding (in case you dont want to purchase there, options are limited).8). Some old bed sheet to be used as cleaning clothes to the room.any other thing if i get reminded i would update later.------Is it true that most hotels buy only white sheets and towels? Wouldn't sheets with fun patterns bring more customers?Hotels buy white sheets and towels for economy sake.They are less expensive than colored.They can be heavily bleached over and over for sanitation, which colored towels and sheets cannot.A standard white sheet goes with everything.My sis owns a resort hotel in a tourist town. She uses plenty of color in the decor. Bland colors and stock paintings are not something my family does.But, having worked for her on occasion when the town was snowed in and hotel maids couldnt get to work and tourists stayed over because they couldnt leave, I discovered that white sheets go with everything.Be glad for that as it assures you your sheets are as sanitary as they can be------How can I get over BTS?Ah I used to be like that too to the point where I valued BTS over my schoolwork and priorities. One thing that helped cure my obsession was just letting time go by and realize that as I grew older, my life doesnt revolve around BTS 24/7. If you want a cure immediately, Im not sure about expert or guaranteed advice I can give you but maybe put your focus on something else that you casually love (I hope thus makes sense. I mean another thing you really like but arent obsessed with). For me, I put my focus on another band. My love for this other band didnt become as obsessive as my love for BTS, but it did draw my attention away from them for a while and let me focus on my priorities. Now I still love BTS and will listen to their music but Im not as obsessed as I was three years ago.------I'm analyzing CRMs & marketing automation tools. Is it just me, or does Agile CRM do everything Infusionsoft does but for a much lower price point?We have used Agile CRM at work and also got to work with Infusionsoft at another company.Infusionsoft is very powerful software for marketing automation but was too difficult to set up and learn. I understand they have made many changes but the basics dont change and that is why they require large set up fee so that they can help their users get set up.If you compare Agile CRM with Infusionsoft just for Marketing Automation their feature set is comparable. Considering that Infusionsoft is more mature product, their features may be more stable but we couldnt justify the price difference.However, we didnt want to have a different product for CRM and sales automation as that will cost us more money and yet another learning curve. So we went with Agile CRM and are pleased with it.Which is better for you? If you are a small to midsize company, you cant afford and nor should you buy different products for sales and marketing automation------My son said if he catches me looking through his stuff again he will put me in a "spliff." What does this mean?The term of putting someone in a spliff was popularised by a famous uk drill tune called no censor made by real gang members which got removed for outrageously saying the names of the deceased opponents of the gang, rapping by saying things like ****** got put in a spliff, which means someone got murdered, so hes suggesting that he would murder you although theres other kids I've seen in the internet use it in a way to say they would beat someone up. It looks like your son is a uk drill fan which unlike other comments doesn't suggest hes violent or can become a criminal, lots of innocent people enjoy the genre, although its quite abnormal to see him threaten to attack a parent figure or mother, which shows his violent dominance so keep a watch over him, because kids like that will think they are all tough and can take anyone down------How do I keep the sheets from coming off my bed?If you're using a fitted sheet, make sure it's the right size for the mattress. Pillow top mattresses are a lot thicker than older ones used to be, and sheets have grown accordingly.Pull the elastic all the way down around the corners. Tuck at least the bottom and bottom corners of the top sheet and blanket under the mattress. You may have to re-tuck after you've slept in it.If the sheet still doesn't stay, you could try clips or straps. A web search on "sheet clips" or "sheet straps" should find you a variety of options.To use a flat sheet as a lower sheet, you'll need to do some additional folding and tucking. Here's one instruction:How to use a flat sheet on the bottom of a bed!------How do I tell my mom not to snoop around my computer when I ask her to put in her info for giving me more time because of screen time? I'm 14 and before anyone says you live in her house or whatever the government pays for everything house and wifi.At 14 with that attitude, I would take the computer away. If it is needed for school, I would sit next to you the entire time.If you have a smart phone that also would be in my possession.You need an attitude adjustment. She is your Mother. It is her duty to protect you. She has an obligation to snoop if she thinks you are doing something unsafe. I understand you don't like it, but tough. There will be many things in life you won't like, get used to it now. You'll be a much happier adult. Do what you Mother says an EARN her trust. Show her RESPECT and she will show you respect. Trust and respect must be earned. They are not given freely------What is the most difficult decision you made today?I swallowed my pride today as a step towards mending my relationship with my sister. We have the most unhealthy relationship Ive ever had, and decided that it was time I accept responsibility for the part I played in making it that way. All the time we spent arguing about petty things, and trying to out do each other I realize now was a waste. Coming out on top is not really what we both wanted, and at the end of the day we both ended up feeling bad and isolated from each other. What we really wanted was to have a stronger connection, but got caught up focusing on what is insignificant. It is not easy to apologize and admit faults, but I felt something shift after I did and am hopeful.------What thread count and brand bed sheet do five star hotels use?Although there is no universally accepted standard, most five star hotels have a bedding thread count between 600 and 1000. However, thread count matters only in relation to the quality of the yarns used versus the quantity. Good quality yarn used in 400 thread count sheet could be considered a better investment than poor quality yarns in a 600 thread count. But as a general rule, it is seldom that five star hotels go below the 600 thread count.With regards to brands - the market is huge, you need to perform a thorough research to find the brand that suits you best. Some notorious brands are Royal Hotel, Mayfair, California Design Den, Feather & Stitch and Urban Hut. Please do note, that many five star hotels have their beddings custom-made, rather than buy what is already out there on the market.------I'm 15 and want to start investing into something that will get me somewhere in life. I want to be successful so bad it hurts. Any advice/tips or tricks?As a 15 year old you'd be most successful investing in yourself. Spend money to make things more convenient so you can learn better or network more. Money spent on improving your economic potential is the best return you will see. You should have a good idea of where you can improve and put your time and effort into that (and money if needed but most things can be accomplished for little money).Where I would use money: mental health and efficiencies.... Mental health... get a better chair, light, bed sheets. Efficiency: pay for fast internet if useful, buy a bike for class if you'll learn more because you aren't late from walking, or network with a TA in college by asking if they want to grab coffee.