Everyone has those few doors which are prone to slamming loudly, whether at home or at the office. The trick to softening that noise? A simple rubber band, says Mashable.
Hook the rubber band around the doorknobs on both sides of the door, making sure it doesn’t interfere with the latch. The rubber band will cushion the slamming noise. Any wide rubber band will do for this, and the tip is so simple to execute that you’ll be done in seconds. You could put in something like a magnetic doorstop to stop slamming doors, but this solution seems easier.
This is just one of 11 quick DIY fixes around your apartment that Mashable recommends, so check out the full post to get inspired by more ideas for a better home.
11 DIY Apartment Fixes Anyone Can Handle [Mashable]