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11+ Ridiculous Hacks That Worked

When you think about it, there are plenty of geniuses out there who are actually just regular people like you and me.

The only difference between us and them is that they came up with a brilliant solution for one of their daily problems in the most interesting way. It may seem ridiculous at first glance but, hey, if it works, then why not?

1. This Mask Solution

Reddit | Frocharocha

How do you walk around while wearing a mask and take a sip of that delicious drink at the same time? Well, this lady came up with the most genius way to solve this problem, ha, ha! It seems to work pretty well.

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2. This Lawnmower Fix

Reddit | DrSanwich

If the solution isn't duct tape, then you haven't tried duct tape. This is apparently the most useful thing you can have in your house. Here, it's being used to fix this lawnmower wheel. Looks good to me!

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3. This Jar Opening Hack

Imgur | buzzbuzzbuzzbuzzguys

Speaking of duct tape, I can't believe there are so many uses for it. Have you tried this trick yet? I gotta admit I haven't but I really need to try it. Opening jars is always such a pain for me.

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4. This Farmer's Trick

Reddit | DenebVegaAltair

I'll admit that this hack might only apply to farmers or people who keep live farm animals. But, if you need to keep your goat from getting their head stuck in the fence, this trick should suffice. Aww, so cute.

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5. This Microwave Hack

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How do you microwave two things at once when you don't have enough space in the microwave? The answer is pretty simple if you do what this person did. I have to say, I actually haven't thought of this one before.

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6. This Fix For Pants

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Isn't it embarrassing when your pants zipper keeps coming undone? Ugh, I can't stand that. But who knew there was such an easy fix for that annoying problem. Just use a key chain ring and voilà!

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7. This Tape Trick

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I bet you've got some paper clips lying around, right? If not just grab a few from your office, ha, ha! Now you'll never struggle to find the end of that tape roll again. This is so cool.

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8. This Clothing Solution

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Do you have a lot of tank tops? I hear you, so do I. I wish I knew about this cool solution sooner. What a smart way to put those shower curtain rings to good use.

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9. This Traveling Hack

Reddit | killermanXx

How do you travel during a global pandemic and keep yourself and your family safe? These people came up with an elaborate yet simple scheme. Oh my goodness, is this what everyone is going to start doing now?

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10. This Coffee Table

Imgur | bg1987

What can you possibly do with that old big TV once you upgrade to the flat screen? Well, this person came up with the most interesting coffee table idea. Oh wow, this is so retro, ha, ha!

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11. This Pantry Trick

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Is your pantry a mess because of all those bags of chips? No worries, just put those store clothing hangers to good use just as you see here. This is actually a really good idea.

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12. This DIY Wet Mop

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Who needs to spend all that money on a fancy wet mop, huh? You can easily create a solution like this one that does the same thing instead. OMG, that's totally genius. Isn't it?

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13. This Soup Hack

Reddit | Shishamylov

This person's soup was too hot to eat right away and they were obviously too hungry to wait. I never would have thought of drinking it through a straw like this, but I guess it worked.

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14. This Bra Hack

Here's one use for a bra I never thought of. If your dog is afraid of loud noises like fireworks, you can make them some earmuffs using a padded bra. It might look a little weird, but it works!

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Who knew there were so many unorthodox solutions to everyday problems, haha?

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Some of these I haven't actually seen before, and I'm eager to put them to the test. What about you? What have you come up with that's an unusual life hack?

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