They say that no idea is bad when it leads to a result and we know that it is a universal truth, as there are numerous solutions that might seem weird at first but they are witty enough to work. The list below is dedicated to hacks and ideas that are outside the box and they work like a charm.
1. The lights
What looks like windows is actually cleverly designed lights inside a basement room – this is a genius solution!
2. The coin
Having no coins to put inside a shopping cart is not a problem – you only need a single key to make it work.
3. The holder
In case you forgot your phone holder when commuting or traveling, a clear plastic bag will do the trick for you.
4. The bag
Here is how to preserve the contents of a bag of chips – you only need to learn this folding technique.
5. The device
Onions can make everyone cry but not this person – she discovered that wearing a ski mask is a good enough protection.
6. The guide
Here is a simple trick to help you assemble something you just disassembled – stick the details onto a piece of cardboard.
7. The technique
Cooking with hot oil? Never get burned again – this simple yet effective trick is enough to do the job for you.
8. The grater
Prevent bruising your fingers while grating small chunks of food by using a fork – this is a hack we find to be super effective.
9. The can
Don’t throw away those Pringles cans – you can store other types of chips inside to make it easier to eat later.
10. The toilet
In case you realized there was no toilet paper left in the public restroom booth, here is how to make others know about it.
11. The hook
Here is how a simple hook can really help an elderly couple bring their groceries up instead of carrying them up the stairs.
12. The spoon
This is one of the simplest ways for you to be aware if someone happened to spy on you behind your back.
13. The email
We believe that this is one of those hacks that everyone could actually use and we will, too!
14. The chair
Tired after working all day long? Well, there is a solution if you have one of these wheelbarrows near you.
15. The camera
You can easily use the selfie camera of your smartphone to plug different cables and connectors to places where you don’t have direct access.
16. The laptop
This might not be a pretty fix but it works – when the laptop hinges fail, you only need one such picture frame.
17. The wrench
Here is a simple hack you can use for the times you need to carry heavy buckets around. This is super clever.
18. The knots
Here is how these annoying knots can be easily untangled using a couple of hairpins and some patience.
19. The garden tool
In case you need to water your garden, using the drain pipes as a watering tool is a simple and cheap solution.
20. The cone
When there is no cone of shame for you to use, you can always use an improvised one like this clever contraption.
21. The bottles
Tired of peeling adhesive from plastic bottles when removing their labels? Leave them in the freezer for a couple of hours and you will be good to go.
22. The snack
When you need to call your dog or walk it without a leash on, this is how to do it properly – use its favorite snack as bait.
23. The drain
The problem with insects invading your home from the drain is solved easily by putting a stocking over the drain – simple and easy.
24. The coffee
There are people who come up with brilliant solutions, such as this improvised clock showing just how fresh coffee still is.
25. The glass
We never thought that we would actually get to see something like this but it is apparently a working solution we like a lot!
26. The journals
We never really thought about this before but we guess we better start doing this as soon as possible.
27. The device
Reading a book can sometimes be tiring on your thumbs and this device that one husband made for his wife seems to be the best solution for that.
28. The rice
Grandmas are capable of finding a solution to every problem possible, including having a ready-made bowl of telephone rice.
29. The keyboard
In case you need to put a keyboard or another item in a ziplock bag, combine two small ones by turning one inside out and connecting them.
30. The books
We guess that nobody could be angry at this man for his truly awesome idea and we guess some individuals would actually take advantage of it.
31. The bra
Here is how one poor horse’s infection was protected using the simple bra you see in the picture. It is an effective solution.
32. The masks
Those among us who need to wear these masks for a long time can use this button hack to relieve the stress on their ears – it seems to be a good solution.
33. The device
This funny outfit is actually a device that protects the tiny doggo from slipping through the fence. It looks like the doggo is not happy about it.
34. The measurement
You can use your nails to measure millimeters instead of pulling out the ruler all the time.
35. The styrofoam
Use a piece of styrofoam to put together any piece of furniture fast and easy!
36. The earbuds
Changing the rubber on one earbud is enough to let you know which side is which.
37. The key
Someone found this person’s key and made sure they find it when they returned.
38. The hoodie
Here is the ultimate way to carry a small doggo around – we love it!
39. The bathtub
Even if you have no bathtub at home, you could still improvise!
40. The tweezers
Here is how a few coins can act like tweezers – this is a very clever hack!