Everyday we can stumble upon tiny, little problem situations that need resolving. Often we lack ideas that would make us feel useful. It’s always quicker and better to do things ourselves and that’s where these DIY hacks come in handy and make our lives easier.
Sometimes you won’t even realise that the solution to your problem is right there, in front of your eyes. Time to start ‘thinking outside the box’ to simplify your life! Here’s a selection of incredible DIY hacks everyone should know:
Use a paper clip to find the end of the sticky-tape roll easily.
Use velcro strips to avoid your kids and pets from constantly moving your rugs. It’s especially useful and safe in the bathroom – no one will slip on the bathroom rug.
Fill your bathroom with fresh aroma by placing a few drops of essential oil on the cardboard tube of your toilet paper roll.
Use a wine bottle rack for a unique towel holder. Roll the towels and place them as though they’re wine bottles.
Place a rubber band around an open paint can to wipe your brush on, and keep paint off the side of the can. Paint like a professional!
Use unscented dental floss to cut the cake, cheese, and soft solids to perfection.
Cut open toilet paper rolls and use them as cuffs to save wrapping paper and keep it from unrolling.
Stop burning yourselves with those hard to reach low candles, light a spaghetti stick, and then light the candle.
When you want to hang something on the wall with exact holes, photocopy the back and use it as a template.
Use a clothes-pin to hold the nail while you’re hammering.
Clean your microwave with ease by filling a bowl with water and microwaving it for 2 to 3 minutes. The steam will soften any dried food.