How to keep sand out at the beach

Sand has a way of getting into everything. Here's a quick tip to keep it from spoiling your day at the beach.

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Grit can put a damper on your beach fun when it gets all over your towel or picnic area. Here’s a genius hack: Pack a fitted sheet, and lay it upside-down on the sand, and then place your bags, coolers and shoes in each corner to keep the space taut and sand-free.

This article was originally published on May 18, 2016

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