Add Storage To Room Dividers For A Small-Space Decluttering Solution

Living in a rental means you don’t always have the luxury of bookshelves or built-ins. Every inch counts in a small space. If you’re considering room dividers to break up your space, consider ones that double as storage — they define your spaces and give you room to put books, memorabilia and other useful objects.


Remove Egg Shells From A Mixing Bowl By Wetting Your Fingers First

You’re preparing a cake or getting ready to scramble some eggs, and it happens: you spot a teeny, tiny piece of shell floating around in the eggs. Before you reach in and start picking at it, be sure to wet your fingers first.


Reduce Drink Dilution With Big-Arsed Ice Cubes

Large pieces of ice tend to melt more slowly when submerged in liquid; especially under normal temperature conditions. In other words, if you want to delay the effects of dilution in your spirit or soft drink, invest in a bigger ice cube rack.


IKEA Just Killed Off The Galant Desk: Here Are Our Favourite Hacks

IKEA is a cruel and fickle creator. After brutally killing off the Expedit shelf in February, the Swedish furniture mogul has decided to consign the Galant desk to the same fate. Production of the Galant has already ceased, with the desk expected to be completely phased out by October. Like the Expedit, the Galant is one of IKEA’s most popular — and hackable — furniture items. To commemorate its passing, here are a few of our favourite Galant hacks — get one while you still have the chance!


Takeaway Truth: McDonald's McFeast Burger

Takeaway Truth is an occasional Lifehacker feature where we compare marketing images against what you actually get served. Today: McDonald’s McFeast Burger.


Don't Take Tech Away From Your Tweens

Conventional wisdom suggests that when kids misbehave with something, you take it away from them as a form of punishment. That might just be the worst thing you can do in the modern technology age, however — but not for the reasons you might think.


Assign Two Colours To Gym Clothes To Keep Stinky Gear Separate

Workout clothes stink. Literally. It helps to know how to clean them properly, but it’s also a good idea to assign one or two colours from your wardrobe exclusively for gym wear and nothing else. You’ll always know which clothes to keep separate.


This Flowchart Helps Cleans Your Wardrobe With Quick Decisions

Wardrobes can quickly become cluttered with clothes. But what do you keep and what do you throw out? Owltastic Adventures designed a neat infographic that you can print and hang up to make quick decisions about what to keep, trash and donate.


Use An Empty Wine Bottle As A Rolling Pin

If you’re like me and rarely take the time to bake anything, a rolling pin is probably not something you have in your kitchen. In the event the baking bug bites, you can use an empty glass bottle in a pinch to roll out your dough.


Dealhacker: 7-Eleven Is Selling Super Slurpees For $1 All Week

You can currently get super-sized Slurpees from 7-Eleven for just $1. The deal is available until 4 August, which means you have six more days to sate your Slurpee fetish. Rug up and get on it!