Bored Panda Users Share Their Best Lifehacks

Oliver Brown

Journalist

Man, if only our lives were easy as pie, we would be living in Heaven. We would only go to work if we wanted to - and the job was fulfilling - and we would have everything we need within arm's reach. Sadly, we do not live in Heaven, so our life is full of annoyances of all sorts of sizes. But some people seem to breeze through life impeccably organized, while others can't seem to get on top of their everyday tasks. Call them life hacks, call them tips and tricks - whatever you call them, they are there to improve our lives in some tiny (or not so tiny) ways. Here are some of the best as shared by the users of Bored Panda.

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Everything is awesome when you use a Lego figure to cold cables.

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2

Get a few adhesive hooks and you can turn your tablet into a wall mounted TV.

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3

Put a clean, unused garbage bag over your clothes while their still hanging to have less of a hassle while moving house.

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4

Hooks strike again: use them to stop your pot lids from rattling about.

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5

Use an old egg tray to stop your precious laptop from overheating.

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6

Place a pair of tights over the vacuum nozzle to make an apparatus for the recovery of lost small items.

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7

If you need to drill holes in the wall for something, photocopy the back of the object you're hanging up and tape it to the wall.

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8

Use a single spaghetti to light your candles to save burned fingers.

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9

Hanging vest tops on circular hoops aids both storage and your morning "what do I wear routine."

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10

Combine an open drawer and a chopping board to solve your counter space issues.

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11

If you flatten your minced meat before freezing it, it will defrost faster and easier.

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12

A halved potato is apparently a good way to remove a broken light bulb.

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13

Retractable dog leash can prevent your book from getting wet while you read in the bathtub.

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14

Clip your veggie backs to the shelf to keep your freezer tidy.

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15

Sleeping in the bottom bunk means you can have your hands-free TV set.

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16

Plastic shopping bags can be used as garbage bin liner. Some hooks can help keep them in place.

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17

Old chairs can act as both hangers and shelves if you attach them to the walls.

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18

Never pay for the expensive seats again.

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19

Keep your food fresh by reusing an old plastic bottle.

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20

Old tennis ball can act as a holder!

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