Top 10 MacGyver Hacks That Anyone Can Do


Some life hacks require a complete how-to guide just to understand. Others are so genius in their simplicity that they speak for themselves. Here are ten of our favourite self-explanatory “MacGyver” tricks from the Lifehacker archives.

10. Make Perfect Pancakes with a Squeeze Bottle



9. Use a Post-It Note to Avoid a Drilling Mess


8. Seal Plastic Bags with Old Bottle Caps


7. Remove a Stripped Screw with a Rubber Band

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6. Organize Anything with an Over-the-Door Shoe Holder

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5. Create an Instant Snack Bowl from Any Snack Bag

Then eat the snacks with chopstickshere

4. Create Extra Shelf Space with a Tension Rod

Tension rods are greatoh-so-many thingshere

3. Organise Cables with Toilet Paper Tubes


2. Use Soft Drink Can Tabs to Save Closet Space

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1. Use Binder Clips as Cable Catchers

a MacGyver hacker’s dreamhere

We know there are a lot of others out there, so if you’ve got your own favourites, share them below!


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