These 22 Everyday Things Are Much Smarter Than You've Ever Assumed

Posted on Oct 27, 2016

Why should you keep old socks or how do you use an onion in the most unexpected ways? Many objects hide secrets we are yet to discover. Find out the useful sides of objects in your household you didn't know of before.

1. Creative and Interesting Wrapping Papers

Creative and Interesting Wrapping Papers
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Why throw away an old newspaper when you can use some pages to make really interesting wrapping paper for gifts? Use some sections that are nice and colorful, like comics, and you have a really creative wrapping solution. Plus, it's healthy for our planet - recycling.

2. You Can Use an Ordinary Floss

You Can Use an Ordinary Floss
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To cut your cakes in nice and precise slices. It also works with other kinds of dough and cheese.

3. For a Nice Smell in Your Fridge

For a Nice Smell in Your Fridge
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Use grounds of coffee as a freshener, if you're a fan of the scent. Place them in a jar with filter and ring, and you don't have to spend fifty dollars for deodorizers.

4. You Want Some Topping for an Ice Cream but You Don't Have a Chocolate Syrup

You Want Some Topping for an Ice Cream but You Don't Have a Chocolate Syrup
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There's Nesquik you can add instead!

5. For Perfectly Clean Floors

For Perfectly Clean Floors
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You don't have to spend much money for Swiffer refills. Instead, you can make your old socks useful again!

6. Opened Bags of Cereal, Pasta or Rice Are Annoying and Not Practical

Opened Bags of Cereal, Pasta or Rice Are Annoying and Not Practical
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There's an easy solution, though. You surely have some binder clips - use them.

7. Cleaning the Grill

Cleaning the Grill
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Cut an onion in half and use it while the grill is still hot.

8. How to Cut Mushrooms Really Fast

How to Cut Mushrooms Really Fast
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Put them in a slicer for eggs, and you'll save a lot of precious time!

9. When You Color Your Nails

When You Color Your Nails
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Use Vaseline for the skin around your nails while coloring them to prevent unwanted paint on your skin.

10. If You Don't Have a Brush Long Enough for Cleaning Bottles

If You Don't Have a Brush Long Enough for Cleaning Bottles
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Break eggs and use their shells. Add some water into the bottle and just shake.

11. How to Clean Your Chopping Board

How to Clean Your Chopping Board
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It won't remove burn stains, but for others, you can surely use lemon and salt.

12. If There's Some Broken Glass on the Floor

If There's Some Broken Glass on the Floor
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You can always clean it with a bread slice.

13. You Have to Cut a Pepper but You Lack Gloves

You Have to Cut a Pepper but You Lack Gloves
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No problem! Use plastic bags for sandwiches that you already have in your kitchen.

14. How to Clean Sneakers

How to Clean Sneakers
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You can always use a toothpaste and a toothbrush you don't need. After scrubbing the toothpaste, it should stay on for ten minutes and in the end just use an old towel to wipe it.

15. Need Nice and Thin Cheese Slices?

Need Nice and Thin Cheese Slices?
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There is a cleaner for potatoes to help you with that.

16. For Foggy Windows

For Foggy Windows
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Clean the windows in your car or mirrors in the bathroom with shaving foam. The results are amazing.

17. If There Are Annoying Furniture Stains

If There Are Annoying Furniture Stains
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Cornmeal can remove them. Two full tablespoons are all you need. Let them sit 15-20 minutes.

18. To Clean a Grinder for Coffee

To Clean a Grinder for Coffee
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Grind some rice, which is not cooked previously. It will help remove all unwanted remains.

19. Don't Throw Away Lids from Pringles

Don't Throw Away Lids from Pringles
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Because you can re-use them for covering yogurt or all sorts of cans.

20. If Your Dishwasher Needs Cleaning

If Your Dishwasher Needs Cleaning
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Use lemon Kool-Aid. The lemon acid will help remove persistent stains!

21. How to Clean a Burned Pot

How to Clean a Burned Pot
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There's a good old Coke. It is supposed to sit in the pot for one night. In the morning, you can clean it like you usually do, and the burned spots will easily disappear.

22. Hairspray Against Ink

Hairspray Against Ink
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It's much cheaper if you use a hairspray to remove ink stains from your clothes - and it works.
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