It’s always fascinating when we learn about new uses for common household items that we never thought of before. We’ve chosen 35 of the best from various blogs and publications to share with you today.

Many of these are so simple, you’ll be shocked that you didn’t think of them yourself, but they make so much sense. In the same way that being thrifty and DIY projects are a trend now, long gone are the days where every item only has a single-use.

As for household items, these are all the cool tricks and life hacks that you need to know.