Hacks

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Never Store These Foods in the Fridge

It may be second nature to stash everything in the fridge, but this stuff actually stays fresher—and more nutritious—at room temperature.

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20 Proven Ways to Boost Your Brain Power

What to eat, drink, and download to reduce your risk for dementia and maintain a healthy brain.


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Genius Toothpaste Hacks You’ll Wish You Knew Sooner

It turns out the usefulness of toothpaste extends far beyond your toothbrush! Check out these clever new ways to put...


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13 Clever Uses for Paper Towels

Paper towels to the rescue! These home tips will have you reaching for the roll every time you're in a...


How to Unshrink Clothes

All hope isn't lost if you find your favourite clothing no longer fits after a trip through the dryer. Learn...

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Never Put This in a Slow Cooker

Low, slow heat can make for some truly droolworthy meals, but it's important to remember that not every food is...


This Genius Hack Will Make Your Pots and Pans Look Brand New

Add the secret ingredient, and bring to a boil. It's just that easy!

This Brilliant Ketchup Bottle Hack Just Made Breakfast *So* Much Easier

You'll never toss another empty ketchup bottle again!


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Clever Uses for Onions You’ll Wish You Knew Sooner

Onions might make you cry, but they can also help winterize your windshield, deter pests, and much more!


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10 Surprising Magic Eraser Uses You’ll Wish You Knew Sooner

If you're only using Magic Eraser to scrub your stovetop, you're tapping just a fraction of its potential. Here's how...


How to Peel Garlic in 20 Seconds Flat

Not only does it save you the sticky mess, but your hands won't stink afterwards, either!

This Genius Hack Will Keep Your Car Windows from Fogging Up

With the help of a few ordinary household items, you won't have to worry about foggy car windows ever again.


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Genius Halloween Costumes You Can Pull Together at the Last Minute

Everything you need for a last minute Halloween costume is already in your closet!


This Clever Toilet Paper Hack Can Freshen Up Your Entire Bathroom

The key to having a fresh-smelling bathroom might lie in the toilet paper, not the toilet itself!


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15 Small Space Storage Hacks You’ll Wish You Knew Sooner

There's often much more storage potential in your home than you're currently using—discovering it just takes a little outside-the-box thinking!...


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11 Ways to Lower Your Hydro Bill This Season

Our energy use (and bills) tend to soar as the mercury plummets. These tips can help you keep the ever-increasing...

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20 Clever Uses For Club Soda You’ll Wish You Knew Sooner

If you're only using club soda to mix a fancy cocktail, you're tapping just a fraction of its potential. Find...


Why You Should Drill Holes in Your Garbage Can

You won't believe the difference this makes when it's time to take out the trash!


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Handy Mayonnaise Hacks You’ll Wish You’d Known Sooner

If you're only slathering mayo on your sandwiches, you're tapping just a fraction of its potential.


Why Does My Battery Keep Losing Its Charge?

If your car battery keeps losing its charge, don't ignore it. Here's why it happens and what you should do...


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How to Clean Silver: 12 Weird Tricks That Really Work

Make your tarnished silver and dull jewelry shine like new after a cleaning with these common household items.


Could a Hairdryer Be the Secret to Your Best-Ever Thanksgiving Turkey?

Is this hack just another viral gimmick—or the secret to Thanksgiving turkey perfection? We put this unusual skin-crisping method to...


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10 Smart Uses For Sandpaper You’ll Wish You Knew Sooner

If you're only using sandpaper on your woodworking projects, you're tapping just a fraction of its potential. Here's how to...


Can You Use Dishwasher Tablets to Clean the Shower?

Your dishwasher tablets are tough on soap scum, too.

The Secret Ingredient That Whitens Your Laundry (Without Bleach)

Hint: You've probably got it in your fridge!

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20 Thrifty Tricks to Make Everything You Own Last Longer

Making your stuff last longer is a great way to get more bang for your buck. From paint to permanent...


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20+ Simple Home Hacks to Save Money

These thrifty tricks could save you as much as $500 a year!


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100 Vintage Home Hacks That Are Still Brilliant Today

These tips and tricks for the home have been passed down from generation to generation, but do they still hold...


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Budget Travel Tips to Help You Save on Your Next Vacation

Expert advice on how to explore the world—without digging too deep into your pockets.


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How to Remove Water Stains from Wood

Someone forget to use a coaster? Grab any of these household products and you'll be able to buff out those...


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10+ Things You Should Never Clean with Baking Soda

It seems like baking soda can get any job done, but it can actually cause damage when used to clean...