It's WISE to DIY: Thrify Ideas for the Do-It-Yourselfer

10 Amazing and QUICK Home Hacks You’ve Never Seen

10. A magazine rack works great for storing cans

This was the toughest item to find as most magazine racks are not wide enough. Searching for “jumbo” or “large” with words like “mesh” helped me to locate one.10


Products Mentioned:

1 ebay vintage knobs
2 Continuous or “piano” hinge
3 Small hinges
4 1 1/2″ deep canvas
5 Towel / Bracelet Holder
6 Laundry Basket
7 Wine rack towel holder
8 White over-the-door shoe organizer
9 Hook for under $3
10 large mesh magazine rack

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  1. Joan Alicea says:

    thought of you and your DIY meow skills (i loved #9) Philip

  2. Teresa Freeman Barnhill

  3. Do not cover your thermostat with a painting. This increases the ‘warmth’ around the tstat which will overwork your air conditioning and under work your furnace. Furthermore, watch the positioning of other heat generators: lamps, appliances, tv, space heaters. Agreed, tstats aren’t pretty but they need to be exposed to function properly for efficient HVAC operations.

  4. Pamela Beth says:

    I still iron…all of husbands jeans and khaki shirts.

  5. who else really loves this

  6. Phoebe Thompson Woods Bell, I like the wine rack towel holder. What do you think?

  7. Kaye May says:

    Some good ideas. Kristen

  8. Kaye May says:

    Kristen is this where you saw yours?

  9. Kathy Foster says:

    Put it all on one page, it’s annoying to click page after page to see next idea!

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