06/21/2013 08:23 am ET

Clever Entertaining Idea Suggests Using A Rubber Band As A Glass Gripper

There are few things more refreshing than a cold beverage on a summer day. But thanks to the heat, your cup can be difficult to hold. (Sweaty palms, anyone?) Luckily, our friends at Real Simple found a clever entertaining idea to help you and your guests keep a grip on the glass.

Simply place a few rubber bands around the drink and it will help even little kids to be able to grasp it easily. Not to mention how few spills you'll be cleaning up afterwards. If you want to get really festive, pick up some colorful elastics, which can also help people identify their drinks.

Scroll through our slideshow for other tips and tricks, and be sure to head over to Real Simple for more information.

The Best Cleaning & Organizing Tips

Have something to say? Check out HuffPost Home on Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, Tumblr and Instagram.


Do you have a home story idea or tip? Email us at homesubmissions@huffingtonpost.com. (PR pitches sent to this address will be ignored.)