They came in handy back in high school, but when’s the last time you used a pencil eraser? Think outside math class, and consider these clever household applications for the humble eraser. (You’ll never look at the end of a pencil the same way again!)
If you’re only French frying and baking your potatoes, you’re only tapping a fraction of their potential. From polishing silverware to fixing shoes, there are plenty of ways to put these starchy staples to work all around the house. Here are six of our favourite new uses for potatoes.
Although they’re often relegated to the back of the junk drawer, kitchen funnels have tons of uses. Here are five creative new ways to put kitchen funnels to work.
Chances are, you’re not flossing as much as you should be-but it’s even more likely you’re not using dental floss to its full potential. Here are five clever new uses for dental floss that go beyond the bathroom.
If you’re only using terracotta flowerpots for spring and summer plantings, you’re tapping just a fraction of their potential. Here are five ways to put flowerpots to use year-round.
It turns out blowing bubbles is only one of the things you can do with gum! Here are five ways to put gum to good use all around the house-and even outdoors.
Want to get your silverware sparkling and your whites bright? Chalk it up! Here’s how to put common sidewalk chalk to good use throughout the home.
If you’re only using your blow-dryer to dry hair, you’re only tapping a fraction of its potential. Here’s how to put this hard-working grooming tool to good use-all around the house!
This pantry staple has more uses than you might think. Just take a look at these amazing facts about olive oil.
It turns out the usefulness of toothpaste extends far beyond the bathroom! Here are five clever new ways to put toothpaste to work around the house.
If you’re looking for love online or being set up by a friend, here are 13 things your matchmaker might not tell you.
More than just a whitening agent for dirty laundry, chlorine bleach can come in handy around the house (and even outdoors). Here are five cool things to do with bleach.
Next time you contemplate tossing an overripe banana in the compost, think again. It turns out even the banana peel can be a useful tool around the house. Here’s how!
More than just a garnish for a steaming mug of hot chocolate, marshmallows can also offer yummy solutions to some of life’s stickiest messes. Here are five ingenious ways to use marshmallows around the house.
That carton of eggs in your fridge can be so much more than just breakfast. Get cracking with these extraordinary ideas on how to use eggs all around the home.
Vanilla extract comes in handy in the kitchen, but it has many uses around the house, too. Here are a few of our favourite ways to put vanilla extract to work!
Pull that tray out of the freezer: Here are five cool new uses for ice cubes.
Originally designed as a rust-prevention solvent, WD-40 has become a useful household staple with hundreds of potential applications. Here are five of our favourite ways to put WD-40 to work.
It turns out the usefulness of nail polish isn’t limited to your nails. Here are five extraordinary ways to put ordinary nail polish to work around the house.
After you’re finished with a glass jar, don’t just toss it into the recycling bin. Here are five extraordinarily clever ways to reuse ordinary canning jars around the house.