Ever pulled a nail out of the wall with a hammer and left a huge dent in the wall with the hammer head? To eliminate that hassle, DIY Life suggests wrapping the hammer with a rubber band.
All you need is a single rubber band. Criss-cross the rubber band around the hammer head so it looks like the picture above. Now, when you go to remove a nail with the claw, the metal head won't scuff up your wall. Head over to DIY Life for a few more hammer tricks.