10 DIY Hacks That Can Help You More Than You Know

When it comes to every day tasks, a little change can go a long way. Try out these small hacks and learn the best way to get stuff done with State Farm Nation.

1. Rest a wooden spoon across the top of a pot of boiling water to keep it from overflowing.

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2. Cut fresh onions under running water, this will keep the stinging gases from getting to your eyes.

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3. Lightly wet your finger when removing ice cubes from a tray, they will stick to your finger instead of jumping out everywhere.

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4. Save your fingers by using a comb to hold nails in place while hammering.

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5. Turn a drinking fountain spout all the way around when filling a water bottle, you’ll be able to fill it all the way.

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6. Place a slice of plain sandwich bread in the cookie tin to prevent soft baked cookies from hardening in storage.

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7. Use unscented dental floss to cut soft cheeses and cakes, to prevent excessive crumbling.

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8. Use a strand of uncooked spaghetti to light hard-to-reach candles.

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9. Skip those rubber cases, and instead color-code sets of keys using nail polish.

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10. Secure an empty tissue box to the inside of a kitchen cabinet to create an easy and tidy plastic bag dispenser.

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