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04/03/2013 08:01 am ET

DIY Idea Shows You How To Keep Nails And Screws Within Reach (PHOTO)

'Tis the season for home projects. And you know what that means: a lot of hammering and drilling. Whether you're installing a new fixture or hanging a cool picture frame, you're going to need plenty of nails. But if you don't have a helper, keeping track of these little parts can be a pain. But we found this DIY idea on Reddit that will hep you avoid losing your tools.

User Roryrooster uploaded this photo of his screws hanging freely on his shirt pocket. The trick? Place a magnet into the pouch and the pieces will stick for easy access.


Photo by Roryrooster

This is a super clever idea especially if you're tackling a project alone. Because even when you have a tool belt, you still may find yourself fumbling for the small pieces, but this will help to avoid that scenario. (Editors note: before trying, make sure the magnet won't infere with any medical conditions you may have.)

Click through our slideshow to see other cool DIY ideas. And be sure to head over to Reddit for more information.

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