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New Uses for Old Things

WATCH: 6 Things You Didn't Know Mayo Could Do

Posted 10.29.2013 | HuffPost Home

We're no stranger to "new uses for everything"-type tips. But while we expect repurposing ideas involving vinegar and baking soda, we never really tho...

7 Cleaning Hacks That Will Change Your Life

Posted 04.11.2014 | HuffPost Home

Whether you're someone who gets excited by the thought of cleaning your house or someone who finds the task extremely dreadful, have we found the vide...

PHOTOS: 9 Of The Best Lifehacks Ever

The Huffington Post | Michelle Manetti | Posted 04.29.2013 | HuffPost Home

We're always happy to find new uses for old things. We get particularly excited when repurposing involves taking something that might be considered ga...

You’ll Never Believe What These Are Made From

The Huffington Post | Amy Marturana | Posted 12.12.2012 | HuffPost Home

Because it's not like we actually use them for music anymore...

5 New Uses For Paper Towel Rolls

Chris Barnes | Posted 02.03.2013 | HuffPost Home
Chris Barnes

Don't throw them away!

Why Your Cooler Isn't Just For Picnics

Chris Barnes | Posted 10.21.2012 | HuffPost Home
Chris Barnes

A cooler is a summer standby, but if yours is a little worse for the wear, don't chuck it just yet. Whether plastic or foam, the insulated container can do more than just chill a few bottles of beer.

Bleach Your Laundry, Highlight Your Hair and 3 Other Uses For Peroxide

Chris Barnes | Posted 10.01.2012 | HuffPost Home
Chris Barnes

Hydrogen peroxide is a staple in the first aid kit. Did you know that this household antiseptic can be used to help out on a bunch of different projec...

5 Unexpected New Uses For Cotton Balls

Chris Barnes | Posted 04.01.2014 | HuffPost Home
Chris Barnes

From getting rid of mice to making a spring bouquet last longer, cotton balls can do much more than you think.

The Cleaning Tips That Changed Our Month

The Huffington Post | Diana N. Nguyen | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home

If you haven't gotten around to giving your home a good spring cleaning just yet, don't worry, we've got you covered. We've rounded up the month's bes...

5 Uses For Old (But Clean) Socks

Chris Barnes | Posted 10.01.2012 | HuffPost Home
Chris Barnes

Whether their 'partners' mysteriously disappear during the laundry process or wind up with a dreaded hole, everyone has a few extra unmatched socks ly...

5 New Uses For Toothpaste

Chris Barnes | Posted 10.02.2012 | HuffPost Home
Chris Barnes

We all know that toothpaste helps keep your smile clean and cavity-free. But did you also know that you can use it around the house? Here are my favor...

5 New Uses For A Coffee Mug

Chris Barnes | Posted 10.02.2012 | HuffPost Home
Chris Barnes

Whether it's a souvenir from your coworker's trip or an awkward holiday present, you have probably received a coffee mug as a gift at some point in yo...

5 Ways To Put Old CDs To Use

Chris Barnes | Posted 10.02.2012 | HuffPost Home
Chris Barnes

Is your copy of Dave Matthews Band's Under The Table And Dreaming scratched to the point that it will not play ever again (not that it's a bad thing)?...

The Cleaning Tips That Changed Our Month

The Huffington Post | Diana N. Nguyen | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home

Now that you're not celebrating Valentine's Day, the Super Bowl or taking a workday breather with Presidents' Day off, catch up on some much-needed ho...

5 New Uses For Coca Cola

Chris Barnes | Posted 10.02.2012 | HuffPost Home
Chris Barnes

Remember in the Michael J. Fox movie Doc Hollywood when the old country doctor tells him that you can pretty much cure anything with a can of Coca-Col...

5 New Uses For Vinegar

Chris Barnes | Posted 10.02.2012 | HuffPost Home
Chris Barnes

Vinegar is more than something you use while cooking and baking. From cleaning to laundry, the sour stuff has a host of other uses. Here are my favori...

5 New Uses For Soda Bottles

Chris Barnes | Posted 10.02.2012 | HuffPost Home
Chris Barnes

Did you know that you keep one of the most household versatile tools in your recycling pail? We're talking about the two-liter plastic soda bottle! Wi...

5 New Uses For Fabric Softener Sheets

The Huffington Post | Chris Barnes | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home

Flickr photo by the Humane Society of the United States A box of fabric softener sheets can go far beyond the laundry room. Just one sheet (even ...