Sometimes it’s the simplest things in life that make the biggest difference – like these 10 life hacks. Why struggle to open a box when inserting a piece of string when you tape it closed can make easy?
Don’t waste plastic when you have a leftover lemon when just a toothpick can keep is fresh. A soda pop tab can come to the rescue when you need to hang something on the wall.
A paperclip and a rubber band can be used to bind hole-punched papers. Turn an inexpensive pencil sharpener into a makeshift paper cutter with some hot glue.
Clothes slipping off the hanger? Keep them secure with just a couple of rubber bands. If you find yourself alone with no one to help zip up your dress, a piece of string can be your best friend.
Try combining zip ties to secure something that’s too large for one. Remedy an unsightly nail hole in wood with a toothpick and some glue and if you think you’re out of paintbrushes to stain your latest project, turn to your kitchen sponge.