Stack Bottles or Cans in Fridge to Save Space

Use a couple binder clips clipped to the wire of your fridge shelf to stack a pyramid of cans or bottles.

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Rating: 20 (from 20 votes)

Draw Circles Without a Protractor Using a Speed Square

speed square drawing a circle

Many speed squares or rafter squares have a notch by their corner. Simply drive a nail where you want the center of the circle, place your pencil in a slot or on the edge of the square, place the nail in the corner notch and rotate!

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Rating: 5 (from 11 votes)

Tie a Knot in an Extension Cord to Stay Wired

Making a knot with extension cord receptacle and power cord can help avoid accidental unplugging. Other knots, including a simple overhand-style knot work well too.

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Rating: 5 (from 5 votes)

Gloved Ladder Prevents Wall Scuffs

Clean leather or rubber work gloves at the end of an extension ladder can help prevent scuffs and paint or wall damage.

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Rating: 10 (from 10 votes)

Improvised Debris Chute Using Sonotube or Pipe

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Rating: 6 (from 8 votes)

Clean a Cutting Board with Lemon

Clean and deodorize a cutting board by rubbing half a lemon on it. Let it sit 15 minutes before rinsing off.

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Rating: 9 (from 9 votes)