Some people are born to create solutions. Everywhere you go, in everything you face, there will be a certain trial or problem and it’s up to you to use your ingenuity to figure out a way to solve it. Watch and learn, people. Here’s 21 people who thought of creative fixes to everyday problems.
1. Pouring mechanism
Who needs to hold their water bottle under running water when you can create a flow system that will basically do it for you. Problem solved!
2. Keep the sun away
When you’re at the beach and want to keep your shirt off but you forgot your sunscreen, you’ve got to improvise. This umbrella tucked in his board shorts will do nicely.
3. Contact case
Have you ever needed to take out your contacts…but couldn’t because you forgot your case? Well, fear no more because you can make your own makeshift one. Just make sure no one knocks the cup over.
4. Heating up food
Have you ever wondering what to do with those little charger ports that get so hot all the time? Why not save yourself a trip to the microwave by heating up your sandwich with it!
5. Splatter guard
Getting hit by hot oil hurts pretty bad. So why not fashion your very own splatter guard out of an old pizza box? No more burns!
6. Ultimate foosball table
By attaching electric screwdrivers to the table, your soccer players will be hard to beat.
7. Grilling in the rain
Nobody likes rain soaking their food on the grill…so why not cover it up with a wheelbarrow and two chairs.
8. Lawn mower bicycle
Save yourself the hassle of walking while you mow by attaching your mower to a bike.
9. Hiding the cake
Well, we really hope it doesn’t fall down from there! This is pretty ingenious though!
10. Wear your suitcase
If your carry-on is too heavy, you might have to resort to drastic measures…like wearing as many clothes as possible from your luggage to lighten the load.
11. Beating technology at its own game
Here’s a smart way to be able to keep playing your favorite video game while also taking a bath.
12. Selfie shovel
This is how you do it…at least until the selfie stick was created.
13. Making the best of a bad situation
Why not make your case look like the cracks are totally on purpose?
14. Makeshift wine shelf
Books tucked into the bed makes a great way to store wine glasses when you’re drinking in bed.
15. Chop stick Oreos
16. Makeshift spoon
Here’s what you do when you have a pudding cup but no spoon– make your own!
17. Creative mail delivery
This mailman figured out a great way to keep your package from falling to the ground in the cold.
18. Looking at your phone without holding it
This is the ultimate for those techies with tired hands. A see-through table makes it easy to watch videos on your phone hands free.
19. Sharpie hides a hole in your sock
Now nobody will know how old your socks are!
20. Phone charger holder
Tying a shoe to your charger can help you use a charger located high on the wall.
21. Snowy mailbox
When you can’t dig it out, make a new one!