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08/01/2014 10:25 am ET Updated Aug 01, 2014

20 Alternative Uses For Common Household Items

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SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com

Clark Kent. Peter Parker. They looked like ordinary guys, right? But underneath their day-to-day exteriors, they were superheroes! In the spirit of Superman and Spiderman, we’ve rounded up our favorite, unassuming household items – products you probably already have on hand – that have amazing versatility. They may not be faster than a speeding bullet, but they can move from kitchen to laundry to medicine cabinet, or even to the garden, with equal ease.

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