It's that time of the year where it's time to Chill out, we've found 5 easy hack to help you beat the heat and trick this barbecue summer !
1. Mother Nature
Open the windows at night when the temperatures drops and bring in cool air with a fan. And as soon as the sun comes up and the air starts to heat up. Close everything from windows to shades and keep doors closed.
Materials : 0
Benefit : 20 - 30% cooler
2. Time to look back in time and Be British !
Back in the days, in the sub-continent the British will use natural fabric curtains ( cotton , linen) and would leave the ends in a bucket of water. The water wicks up the fabric and breeze from the open window or a fan will help in bringing freshness and
Materials: fabric curtains / bucket / water
Benefit : 4 hours
3. Make shift air conditioner
Please some Ice cube with a a bit of water in a bucket and place it in front of the fan and lie down in front of the fan's air throw.
Materials: shade / bucket / water
Benefits : 30 minutes / 1 hour
4. Spray bottle and a fan
Fill a spray bottle with some fresh water and set it to the finest mist.
Whenever you get hot, simply spray yourself. You can optimize it by placing yourself in front of fan while applying the mist.
Materials: Spray bottle (+ fan)
Benefit : Immediate / 1 -2 minutes
5. Cool the central core
Fill a 2L bottle with water and freeze it. Then slide it into a pillow case and hold it like a cuddle bear. This will cool down the central core and help you to get some beauty sleep time.
Materials: 2L bottle / water / pillow case
Benefit : 1-2 hours