10 Creative Home Hacks That Will Improve Your Life
What is a ‘hack’? It’s a creative solution or an extra, unintended use for something. These home hacks solve everyday problems with stuff you already have.
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Double Up on Stubborn Nails
Nails can be a pain to remove, especially trim nails with small heads and any nail when the head breaks off. The trick is to use two tools together: locking pliers to grab the nail shank, and a pry bar to do the pulling.
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Flip-Down Recipe Holder
If you want a convenient recipe or note holder in your kitchen, just screw a clothespin to the inside of the bottom of an upper cabinet. Flip it down to hold the paper, then up to store it. It helps to trim a little bit off one leg of the clothespin (plastic or wood) so it’s easy to drive a screw through the other.