Save Overcooked Soup By Carefully Lifting Out What Isn't Burnt

If you’ve left some soup on the stove for a little too long, lift out the parts that haven’t burned and stuck to the saucepan — it will still taste fine.


Make A Folding Extension Cord Organiser For Easy Storage

There are a lot of great ways to manage your extension cords, but this DIY build can fold up to save space and help you keep your workshop organised.


Avoid Fighting Over Who Does The Dishes By Making It A Competition

Doing the dishes is a simple chore, but for some reason, nobody ever wants to tackle it. By making it a competition with something at stake, everyone in the household might want to make an effort.


Ask LH: What's The Best Way To Wash My Fruit And Vegetables Before Eating?

Dear Lifehacker, Pesticides and disease-causing bacteria aren’t welcome guests on my fruits and vegetables. But does washing really remove them? And do I have to buy a special product, or can I whip something up at home that’s just as good?


Slice Vegetables Quickly With A Pizza Cutter

A pizza cutter isn’t a replacement for good knife skills and a sharp knife, but this is a pretty handy tip.


De-Stink Your Humidifier With Borax

Over time, humidifiers can pick up odours because of bacteria, mildew, or just stagnant water. You can get your smelling fresh again with borax.


Transform A Plain Door Into A Beautiful Panelled One

Typical hollow core doors are cheap, and look cheap. You can get the look of a beautiful panalled door with just a small investment in paint and plywood.


Build Your Own Raspberry Pi Powered Weather Station

DIY weather stations are a cool way to monitor the weather in your area. Instructables user kkingsbury shows off how you can build your own, powered by a Raspberry Pi.


This Chart Shows How Much Food To Serve When Cooking For A Crowd

One of the toughest parts of hosting a party or other large gathering is figuring out the food. There’s a calculator for wine and other alcohol tips, but how much should you purchase of specific types of foods?


Prevent Natural Fibre Sweaters From Shedding By Freezing Them

If you have a natural fibre sweater, you’ve probably noticed it occasionally sheds or pills. To prevent this from happening, try freezing it.