18 Things Around The House That You’ve Probably Been Using Wrong Your Whole Life

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7. Use the right plunger for the job: Cup plungers (right) are most common, but they’re meant for sinks. To unclog a toilet, use the Flange plunger (left).

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8. Store natural peanut butter upside-down to prevent separation.

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9. Use the tab on a soda can to hold your straw.

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10. That hook on the back of your shirt is meant to hang it up without wrinkling the shirt.

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11. Bobby pins are actually meant to be used with the rugged side down for better grip.

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12. Those tabs on the side of your kitchen wrap boxes are there to keep the roll in place as you pull.

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