Four around-the-house items get their day in the sun thanks to these clever hacks.
Planning a beach trip this summer? Keep these clever hacks in your back pocket to make the trip easier. No more carrying heavy bags of gear or bringing a sandy mess into the house afterwards—these tricks solve those common problems and more.
Sled as Gear Carrier
Use a plastic sled to easily move beach bags, umbrellas, and toys across soft sand. Bonus: It makes a great seat for wet bums come lunchtime.
Cork as Key Buoy
For peace of mind, screw an eye hook (found at craft and hardware stores) into the end of a wine cork, then attach your key ring.
Baby Powder as Sand Remover
Quickly banish wet sand from feet or legs by sprinkling powder on skin, then wiping away with a towel.