An Englishman(woman)'s home is his castle and with these life hacks you'll give a complete makeover to the old saying. These little gems will cut your workload in half and change the way you tackle everyday housework.
Flip the toaster on it's side to make cheese toasties.
An old plastic milk carton makes a cheap alternative to a watering can by piercing a few holes on the cap.
Remove a splinter by putting on baking soda mixed with water.
Not sure how long the eggs have been in the fridge? Worry not. If it floats then bin it. Fresh eggs sink and stale eggs float.
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Great way to clean up fast and reuse a paint tray without all the scrubbing. Just layer it with a few sheets of tinfoil and bin it afterward.
Forget about buying those expensive fragrant candles, just boil some orange peels and clove and your kitchen will smell like little angels.
The shells will peel right off if you add half a teaspoon of baking soda when hard boiling your eggs.
If your picture frame doesn't have a hook for hanging then simply nail on a fizzy drink can's tab. It works a treat.
Stuffed peppers have never been so easy. Use a baking tray for cupcakes so that the peppers don't fall over to one side and the stuffing stays put.
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Place a wooden spoon over a boiling pot and it will never boil over again.
Sharpen any pair of scissors by cutting through a piece of sandpaper.
Keep all your Christmas ornaments safe by packing them for next year in used egg cartons.
No more tumbling about for the sellotape, use tooth picks to mark your place for handy access.
Eucalyptus is a god send and this tip will have your bathroom smelling heavenly. Simply tie a bush of eucalyptus onto the shower head, have a scrub and enjoy the fresh aroma.
Enjoy your wine the whole year round without it watering down. Simply pop a few grapes in the freezer and use them as ice cubes (grape-cubes?).
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Any handyman worth his salt will always have a can of WD-40. The wonder-spray will remove crayon stains from any surface including walls.
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