16 tips to make your daily life easier
Maintaining a clean house is almost a full-time job. The list of tasks to accomplish is endless, dirt and dust you clean always reappears and it is impossible to expect you or the other people you live with not to dirty your home after you’ve spent hours cleaning it. Thankfully, the impressive world of tips and tricks that are meant to make your life easier can help you relieve some of the stress of daily household chores. Here are a few useful examples of tips to make your daily life easier to try right now!
Use a fork to make a few holes in the plastic cover that protects your oil, syrup, etc. bottles. This hack will help you control the quantity of liquid that flows out all while helping you avoid big spills.
If you need to drill a hole in the wall, place a folded post-it right under where the hole will be so the drywall dust does not fall on the ground. This way, you won’t have to vacuum or take out your broom.
Whether you share your closet with your life partner or you just have a big shopping problem, this hack will be very useful to keep things tidy. To create more space in any closet, use pull tabs to hang your clothes together.
You can obviously use a normal serving plate to show off your heavenly desserts but you can also use a pretty and colourful picture frame! This will add a fun addition to your presentation.
If you like eating hard-boiled eggs from time to time and you want to make sure you don’t forget about them in the fridge, keep them in your egg carton but add a few drops of balsamic vinegar in the boiling water when you cook them so you can easily tell which eggs are cooked in your egg carton.
You’re thinking of painting a room in your house soon? If yes, make sure you dip a wooden stick in the paint to remember the colour. Write the colour’s name and number, as well as the room you painted and store it in a place you’ll remember for future reference.
The next time you want to make a batch of delicious stuffed peppers, use a muffin pan to keep them upright while you stuff them and cook them.
Avoid strange and bad odours in your living space by attaching a car air freshener to your ventilation grills. This is particularly useful if you have kids and/or pets at home.
To create the perfect cleaning tool for your blinds, simply wrap microfiber cloths around salad tongs and fix them in place with elastics so they don’t slip off.
Before making popcorn, soak the kernels in a bowl filled with water for a few minutes. This will not only accelerate the popping process but it will also ensure you have less unpopped kernels.
Do you want to convince your guests that you’re an epic baker without lifting a finger? Pour two tablespoons vanilla extract in an ovenproof dish and cook your bread at 300 degrees F for 20 minutes.
Prevent your cutting board from slipping when you’re cutting fruits and vegetables by placing a moist paper towel under it. We promise it won’t budge!
To prevent your kids from using too much soap, simply wrap an elastic around the top part of the pump to shorten it. This will limit the quantity of soap used.
Here is a very simple way of identifying your different house keys. All you have to do is coordinate each key with a different paint colour.
You can install bars and hooks to create a simple shoe organizer that fits anywhere in your house.
All you have to do is crack your eggs in mason jar lids you placed in your pan to cook your eggs in perfect circles. Not only will your eggs be perfectly round but the mason jars lids will also keep your eggs separated while they cook.
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