7+ Weird Home Hacks That Work

Kasia M 12 Apr 2019

We all want our lives to be just a little more efficient on a daily basis. And what a better way to do so than with clever little hacks you can do in your own home.

Here are some interesting household hacks that may seem weird at first, but totally work wonders in the end.

1. Banana Hanger

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We all got suckered into buying that bulky and awkward looking banana hanger but who knew that it had such a better and more fabulous use!

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2. Wine Racks

wrappedinrust.com

On a first glance, this trick may seem a little unconventional but if you're running out of space store your towels rolled up in wine racks.

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3. Wire Grid

wrappedinrust.com

Tame those pesky entertainment cables that are all over the place with clever use of a wire grid. Just mount it and hide stuff away.

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4. Duck Tape

instructables.com

Duck tape can have so many great uses. But I never imagined it can help you open that pesky can that seems to not want to budge.

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5. Pull Tab

familyhandyman.com

Hanging up pictures can be such a pain. But who knew you can do it so much easier using the pull tab from a soda can?

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6. Foam Pipe

familyhandyman.com

Don't you hate it when your socks always end up failing in that crack between your washing machine and the wall. Well, no more with foam piping!

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7. DIY Air Conditioner

Can't afford an expensive air conditioner? No problem. Just get a fan, some plastic bottles, pliers, paper cutter and ice cubes you're ready to rock!

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8. Lazy Susan

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Are you always looking for those lost condiment bottles in your fridge? Well, just install a lazy susan and watch that thing spin away. Voila!

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9. Wax Paper

creeklinehouse.com

I really don't like seeing those watermarks on all my faucets. So apparently, if you rub wax paper over them those marks just won't stick.

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10. Paint Brushes

uglyducklinghouse.com

That quick paint job around the house is taking you a while so keep those paint brushes from drying by putting them in the freezer.

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11. Tissue Box

Easy Going Organizer

OMG, why haven't I thought of this trick? I've been throwing my tissue boxes all for nothing. When I could've used them for this genius purpose.

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12. Aluminum Foil

thisoldhouse.com

How do you prevent your shower rod from rusting, you ask? Well, you can rub aluminum foil on it and watch the grime come off easily.

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13. Dryer Sheets

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Did you know that soaking dryer sheets in hot water and letting it sit for 1 hour in the burned pan will help to remove the grease?

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So now that your house is all organized and squeaky clean, what are you going to do with all that new found freedom? Come on, spill it to me.

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