Nifty·Posted on Jul 12, 201425 Unexpectedly Genius Household Hacks You'll Wish You'd Thought Of FirstWhy didn't I think of that?!by Mike SpohrBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink 1. Attach PVC pipe to your lawn blower so you can clean out your gutter with your feet firmly planted on the ground. blazepress.com 2. No storage space? No problem! Hang some chairs on the wall to create a make-shift closet. funchoke.com 3. Keep your shirt collar stiff when traveling with the help of a rolled up belt. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF youtube.com 4. You can also roll up the outfits you'll wear on your trip into bundles to save space. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF youtube.com Watch these packing tips - plus four more - here. 5. Use a vacuum to make a ponytail that doesn't suck. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF forgifs.com School starts in five minutes? Not a problem. 6. Use a rubber band to mount your cell phone in your car. imgur.com 7. Put an empty soda bottle under pizza boxes to keep them from shifting on the drive home. wonderfulengineering.com 8. Avoid making a mess when drilling with a Post-it note. imgur.com 9. Improve your Wi-Fi signal with an old soda can. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF youtube.com Find out how here. 10. Crack open a beer with your iPhone, iPad, or MacBook’s power brick. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF youtube.com 11. Halve a dozen grapes in mere seconds. View this post on Facebook facebook.com Preparing school lunches will never be the same again. 12. Going on a run but don't have a pocket for your keys? Your best friend's got you covered. knightwoodoak.com 13. Wear a hoodie backwards to create the world's most efficient popcorn delivery system. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF youtube.com What's lazy to some is totally genius to others. 14. Cut notches into your cabinet shelf to store your toothbrushes out of sight. familyhandyman.com 15. Keep USB cords from getting lost behind your desk by attaching them with binder clips. familyhandyman.com Learn about these last two hacks and other man-tastic DIYS here. 16. A sandwich bag is all you need to turn your seat in coach into a first-class screening room. weknowmemes.com 17. Keep your cables and power cords organized by labeling them with bread clips. thechive.com 18. If your garden hose springs a leak find the hole, stick a toothpick into it, then snap it off. Flickr: narshada / Via Creative Commons The water will make the remaining wood swell, plugging the leak. 19. Want a cold beer before the end of the first quarter? Wrap a warm bottle in a wet paper towel and put it in the freezer. thriftysue.com 20. Deep clean your bathroom with a power drill. cheezburger.com 21. Attach an old but beloved sippy cup to the bathroom sink to make it easier for kids to wash their hands. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF today.com Sink extenders using lotion bottles can be found all over the Internet, but this dad realized that if you make the extender out of something a kid loves, they'll be more likely to use it. 22. Perfectly separate an egg yolk with an empty water bottle. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF youtube.com 23. Add flexible tubing and stainless steel nuts to a spray bottle to make it work in any direction. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF youtube.com Learn how here. 24. MacGyver a hanger into a chip clip. tw.gigacircle.com 25. Transform a jumble of cords from an eyesore into a tribute to your favorite musician. news.distractify.com Bob Marley would approve.