15 Home Hacks That Nobody Thought Of Before

Move over, Pinterest! We've got some serious home hacking skills that are about to blow your mind. These hacks will make your life easier and save you money. Who doesn't love that?

If your candles are almost burnt to the bottom of the container, and you can't reach the wick easily, light a piece of spaghetti! It's long enough to reach the bottom of the candle, and you won't be at risk of burning yourself.

Pasta Lighter

The bottom of most ceramic coffee mugs is flat and unglazed, making an excellent sharpening surface for a pair of scissors or a dull blade.

Ceramic Mug As a Sharpening Stone

Use Isopropyl Alcohol to Resurrect Your Sharpies

Extract the nib from the pen, and deposit a few drops of isopropyl alcohol onto the felt material inside the pen. Give the marker a shake to make sure the alcohol has been absorbed.

Simply hot glue a rare earth magnet to the back of your drill base and stick the screws on as you work.

Magnetized Drill

Write Notes on Your Washer

Take a dry erase marker and make your lists on your washing machine. The enamel finish on most washing machines is similar to a whiteboard, so you can wipe it off with a rag or a paper towel when the load is done.

If you're in a pinch and need a quick fix for a piece of wobbly furniture, look no further than your change purse. Use hot-glue to attach the coin to the unsteady area and add additional coins as needed.

Use a Penny to Fix Wobbly Furniture

Erase Permanent Marker on a Dry Erase Board

Accidents happen, and sometimes you mistake your permanent marker for a dry erase marker. Thankfully, fixing this mistake is easy. Just color over the permanent marker with your dry erase marker and wipe it away.

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