Are you always on the lookout for tips and tricks to help make your life more productive and organised? Make your life easier with these useful hacks!
If you’ve started a new roll of wrapping paper and you have some left over, simply slot an old toilet roll around the wrapping paper to keep it from crumpling or tearing.
Try tying a piece of luggage to your suitcase when you travel, so it is easy to find when you are collecting baggage at the airport.
To make taking the bins out less messy, try lining the bottom of your bin with newspaper, as it helps to soak up any liquids.
Try this nifty trick so you don’t get food on your cookbooks whenever you are cooking.
Put a bar of scented soap with your dirty clothes in your luggage, to help disguise the smell while you’re on the move.
If you don’t want to spend money on a watering can, try poking holes in the lid of an old milk carton to make your own cheap and effective watering can.
Hate taking more than one trip to the car when you’re unpacking shopping? Keep a washing-up basket in your boot to save you time!
If you love ice lollies, try pushing a cupcake wrapper underneath the lolly to catch any sticky mess.
If you have candles with wicks that are hard to reach, this hack is perfect for you. Light the end of a piece of spaghetti and use it to light the candle.
Try using a piece of paper from a sticky pad to clean crumbs and dirt from your keyboard.
If you are re-heating food in the microwave, push a hole into the middle of the food so the food heats up much faster!
This tip is great for anyone who is struggling to find room in their wardrobe. Try hooking a ring-pull onto a coat-hanger so you can attach a second coat-hanger below.
Save time by painting your keys different colors, so you can always find the one you need quickly.
If you’re throwing a barbecue or party, serve up the condiments in a muffin tray to save yourself extra washing up!
Use a paperclip to help you if you have any jewelry that is difficult to put on.
Shape your eggs beautifully by cooking them in either a slice of onion or pepper.
To save on mess, hang your spoon through the end of your pan while you’re cooking.
If you love chilled white wine, try using frozen grapes instead of ice in your drink. Grapes are much tastier, and won’t dilute your drink.
If you are in a hotel and you can’t find somewhere to charge your phone, check the back of the television. They often have USB ports many phone chargers fit into!
Cut up a tennis ball for a fun, quirky and cheap way to store your keys and letters.
If you don’t have a roasting tray, this hack using spoons ensures your dinner is still cooked perfectly.
If you have lots of cables, use old toilet rolls to individually store them. This trick makes the cables easy to find and stops them tangling together.
Use non-flavored dental floss to cut cakes perfectly, without creating any mess.
Tired of your snacks going stale? Use an old coat-hanger as a thrifty way to keep your food fresh.