Who invented the lazy Susan and the dumbwaiter?

Answer Both the dumbwaiter and the lazy Susan are attributed to Thomas Jefferson, inspired by Jefferson's insistence on privacy. Dumbwaiters with tiered shelves decreased the number of servants required f... Read More »

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Who invented the lazy susan&the dumbwaiter?

When Thomas Jefferson wasn't busy founding our country, one of his countless passionate pursuits was inventing. Two of the many inventions to his credit are the dumb waiter and lazy susan. Both inv... Read More »

Who invented the Lazy Susan?

The Lazy Susan is a rotating tray often used to store spices. Larger Lazy Susans serve as shelving units. According to the Los Angeles Times, there is debate as to who invented the Lazy Susan. Some... Read More »

How to Disassemble a Lazy Susan?

A lazy Susan uses a rotating bearing to allow one pieces of material to rotate on top of another. A lazy Susan displays more items than a standard fixed shelf and increases the storage capacity of ... Read More »

How do i adjust a lazy susan?

Remove all items from the Lazy Susan and set them aside. Locate the bracket that supports the Lazy Susan. These are found underneath the actual apparatus. Lift the Lazy Susan with one hand, look un... Read More »