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potatoI think it's safe to assume that you all know how to change a light bulb. What you may not know is how to change a broken light bulb. Broken bulbs that are still in the socket can be hard to change and very dangerous. A potato can be your saving tool.

What you'll need
  1. 1 raw potato
  2. 1 knife
  3. 1 replacement light bulb
  4. 1 bag for trash/glass shards
  5. Gloves
  6. Protective eye wear
  7. Vacuum
The instructions on how to change a broken light bulb with a potato are simple, but you should pay particular attention to the safety tips. Next time you break a bulb in the socket don't mess around trying to pick through glass, just grab a potato and remove the bulb with ease.


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