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DIY Charcoal Lighter Cubes: Grilling on a Budget with Candles-Wood Dust-Egg Trays ! 🔥 #Budget #bbq


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Today, we're diving into a budget-friendly DIY adventure, transforming candles, wood dust, and an egg paper tray into the perfect grilling companion. No need for fancy tools – just grab a tin cup and hot pot tongs. Let's get started!

Materials Needed:

-Tin cup


-Wood dust

-Egg paper tray

-Hot pot tongs

-Old newspaper or disposable tablecloth

-Safety gear (gloves, safety glasses)

Step 1: Creating the Wax Base

"In your tin cup, melt down old candles. This will be the foundation of our lighter cubes."

Step 2: Preparing the Egg Paper Tray

"Your egg paper tray will serve as molds for our charcoal lighter cubes. Place the egg paper tray on an old news paper or disposable tablecloth to protect the table surface from molten wax"

Step 3: Mixing in Wood Dust

"While your wax is melting, Fill each egg tray compartment with the wood dust mixture, pressing it down to ensure a compact shape.

Step 4: Pouring the Wax

"Once your wax is fully melted, carefully pour it over each cube in the egg paper tray molds using the hot pot tongs. Make sure the wax saturates the wood dust, creating a solid shape that lights up your grill effortlessly."

Step 5: Cooling

"Allow the wax to cool and harden. Congratulations, you've just crafted your very own charcoal lighter cubes with a touch of tin cup magic!"


"With these DIY charcoal lighter cubes, grilling on a budget has never been more exciting. Say goodbye to store-bought options and hello to a personalized, cost-effective solution for happy grilling! Share it with all your loved ones. Happy grilling, everyone!"

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