How To Fix Every Common Zipper Problem

Zippers haven’t changed much since they were first invented, and neither have the problems we all have with them. From stuck zippers to teeth that just won’t clinch, here’s how to fix all the problems you’ll run into with anything that zips.

What Is The Best Way To Pack A Suitcase?

Look up “the best way to pack a suitcase,” and you’ll get at least half a dozen different answers. Some say you should roll your clothes, others recommend folding them, origami-like, into a bundle, while others swear by tools like packing cubes or compression bags. A recent trip gave me…

You Should Own, Like, Eight Pairs Of Long Underwear

The Lifehacker staff works in a cold office. Sometimes we wear hats, always sweaters, a couple of times even fingerless gloves. And as the weather gets cooler I’ve begun to wear snug and cosy long johns under my pants. I’m a big toasty cinnamon bun. You should be too.