Life Hacks in Japan

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"Life in Japan 2023" I put a sunshade from Nitori on the balcony of a rented apartment!

Last time I added an awning from Daiso, and this time I bought a water repellent sunshade from Nitori! As described in detail in a previous article, installing sunshades on the outside rather than the inside of windows can cut heat from th…

"Life in Japan 2023" Recommended toothbrushes, toothpaste, toothpicks, lint, and mouthwash!

This is an introduction of dental goods specified by my favorite dentist who recommended Kunihiro's Rhinitis Pill A, the hay fever medicine I wrote about before, to me. blog.enjoy-efficient-life.com toothbrush toothpaste mouthwash toothpic…

"Life in Japan" Useful to have! Summary of recommended kitchen utensils.

Ice cream spoon and butter knife to melt and scoop with the heat of your hands Measuring cups that can be weighed from above Oil splash prevention net For 20 ~ 24 cm For 24 ~ 28 cm Non-contact kitchen timer futacle Butter 5g cut storage ca…

"Life in Japan" Summary of useful items to always have in your bag

bag-in-bag IC Card Separator Double-sided Pass Portable stain remover bag hanger Shoe laces that do not need to be tied COOLKNOT A must-have for summer! Sweat Torukun bag-in-bag These bags are designed to organize and tuck away small items…

"Life in Japan" Summary of Recommended Convenient Goods (Daily Necessities)

LED Light Bulb with Motion Sensor Refill as is Handy Wiper Stand & Carpet Cleaner Stand Automatic curtain opener Toilet paper stocker Balcony sandal cover Drypet Dry Keeper Pen that can write on Saran Wrap kitchen quickl Just warm it up an…

"Life in Japan" We compared the accuracy of thermo-hygrometers from various manufacturers!

However, since it is difficult to find out by myself, I referred to data from the Hokkaido Consumers Association. The organization tested the following manufacturers' thermo-hygrometers for accuracy digital TD-8181 Enpex Weather Meter Co. …

"Life in Japan" Through failure, we found the best hanger rack!

On the left is the Yamazen hanger rack I am using now, and on the right is the hanger rack I used before. Both look similar at a glance. The parts that support the vertical poles are different. The one on the right is fixed by applying scr…

"Life in Japan" I made a sunshade for the balcony of a rental apartment with an awning from Daiso!

Good news for houses where the sunlight from the windows makes the room adjacent to the veranda as hot as a plastic greenhouse! This time, we will show you how to block such sunlight with a total of 700 yen of Daiso items! Danger! Indoor H…

"Life in Japan 2023" We have found the manufacturer of the first high-performance water purifier!

Mitsubishi Chemical, Brita, Toray, Panasonic, and various other manufacturers, but there is one manufacturer to buy. Food Safety Standards Tap Water Quality Standards Causes of Bad Tap Water Cause 1: Chlorine Cause 2: Metals such as iron, …

"Life in Japan" Suits and coats can be washed at home! We have found a magic detergent for fashionable clothes!

Originally, I think suits and down clothing need to be dry cleaned, but if you use a fashionable clothes detergent, you can wash them in the washing machine, to my surprise! Among them, I use the following products. Uyeki Dryning Liquid Ty…