9 Things that we are used to today that a few years ago did not exist

At present, we have certain comforts that make our lives very easy but we must remember that a few years ago they did not exist and lived differently.

For a child who has been raised with them, it is probably difficult to imagine life in another way, but the truth is that living without so many facilities made life more fun. In addition, seeing new technologies appear was like inventing something every day.

Next we show you the nine comforts that did not exist a few years ago

1- Air conditioning

 9 Things that we are used to today a few years ago they did not exist
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Before there was no air conditioning or heating. They grew up near a wood-fired oven in winter and dripped with sweat in the summer, so feel lucky when you're in front of a fan.

2- Cable TV

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Formerly, television only had a couple of channels but, still, the population was happy. There was always something good to see.

3- New clothes

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We are used to buying cheap clothes and very easily , but not many years ago, only new clothes were bought during Holy Week and before starting school. There was not so much money to spend and the pace of fashion was slower. It was a different time.

4- Hair straightener

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Formerly there were no hair straighteners and girls used the of clothing or a metal heated on the stove as a resource. Nowadays, girls have so many hair accessories that they do not get an idea of ​​the work it took to make a nice hairstyle.

5- Remote control

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Before remote control existed, the children were in charge of changing the TV channel. You had to treat it with care and sometimes you even had to hold the antennas in a certain position so that it looked good.

6- Dishwasher

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Dishes were mopped by hand one by one and mothers spent a lot of time with their hands submerged in soapy water. To the children we had to help mom with homework

7- Coffee shops in every corner

 9 Things that we are used to today that did not exist a few years ago
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If you go to Any city, you find many coffee shops that allow you to drink coffee of any kind and at any time, but in its day, there was no such luxury. The coffee was not quality and you could not find a cafeteria so easily.

8- Call waiting

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Yes you called someone and the signal was busy, you had to try it later. This happened before there were multiline phones and call waiting, when the offices kept several phones nearby so as not to miss a call.

9- Freezer no-frost

 9 Things that we are used to today a few years ago they did not exist
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Do you remember when the ice accumulated in your freezer and you had to clean it? Later a model of self-defrosting came out but it released a lot of water and, finally, they invented the correct model called no-frost that does not make ice.

The change towards these comforts has marked a before and after in our life. It is true that at times the previous situation was a little problematic, but it is also true that people had a great time and that, even if they have evolved, they will be remembered by all.

Would you go back to the past leaving behind the comforts? [19659042] Share with all your friends to remember their childhood era!

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