Quick Fix: Use Socks to Help Protect Your Windshield Wipers in Winter
Help prevent your windshield wipers from freezing to your car windshield with this tip from BobVila.com. (It may look silly, but it works!) Use this quick fix the night before a snowstorm, or whenever the weatherman predicts a deep freeze.
Step 1: Pull your windshield wipers into the upright position.
Step 2: Grab two old socks (if it’s a particularly windy day, try to find long socks), and put one over each wiper.
Step 3: Leave the wipers upright until you need to use the car. (Don’t forget to remove the socks before you hit the road!)