Friday, February 3, 2012
New Uses for Things in the Bathroom
Baby Wipe Container as Yarn Holder - Don’t let your yarn get crossed. Use an empty baby wipes container to keep yarn clean and tangle-free.
Metal Magazine Rack as Towel Holder - Roll pool towels and store them vertically, so your kids can grab one before taking a swim.
Stick needles and pins in a wrapped bar of soap. The soap’s oils make the pointy ends glide through fabric sew easily.
Baby Oil as Chrome Polish - Forget keeping skin soft, baby oil also polishes chrome. Apply a dab to a cotton cloth and use it to shine everything from faucets to hubcaps. You'll end up with shiny, happy surfaces from a medicine-cabinet staple. (Who actually owns chrome cleaner, anyway?)
Maintain some modesty in the locker room. Hold towel in place with a clawlike clip post-shower.
Rubbing Alcohol as Permanent Marker Remover -
Remove permanent marker from countertops and walls. Pour a bit of alcohol onto a cotton ball and rub on the stain. (Spot test on a hidden area first.)
Sort and hang scarves by threading them through rings hung on a closet rod.
Protect your fingers while hanging a picture, by holding the nail in the tines of the comb.
Stop tweezers from going astray by installing a magnet on the inside of the medicine cabinet and they will always be at your fingertips.
Contain extra extension cords by wrapping the length of one around your hand then sliding the whole thing inside the tube.
Found all these GREAT! ideas on Real Simple