Command hooks are not only cheap, but they are super useful for DIY solutions around the house. If you thought all these tiny things are useful for is hanging pictures, you have been terribly mistaken. Command hooks are small plastic wonders whose uses are almost endless, all you need is a little imagination.
If you are living in a rented home or you move often, they can be a life saver because you won’t need power tools to hang up your stuff. Check out 24 ingenious ways command hooks can be put to excellent use in your home.
1. Dry goods storage
Store your dry goods in plastic containers and use a command hook to keep a scoop attached to the container.
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2. Around the kitchen
These colanders are as pretty as they are useful. Use them as decor when you don’t need them.
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3. Cupboard door wire rack
This way, you don’t have to drill into your cupboard doors. This hack is applicable to both the bathroom and the kitchen.
4. Magazine rack
A wire magazine rack is a great holder for your straighteners and curling irons.
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5. Happy holidays!
Command hooks are handy when hanging banners, so remember this come Christmas.
6. Hiding cords
You can run the cords down the legs of your table and have them hidden from sight.
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7. Toothbrush hack
Just turn a small command hook on its side and you will be able to mount your toothbrushes to the inside of your medicine cabinet which will keep things more hygienic.
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8. Hanging curtains
No power tools required.
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9. Keep your trash bag from falling
You won’t have to get annoyed when the bin liner slips to the bottom of the garbage bin anymore.
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10. Storing belts
Attach a couple of command hooks to some open wall space in the closet and voila!
Same goes for sunglasses… especially if you have a lot of them lying around.
12. Storing tin foil and plastic wraps
13. Appliance storage
Attach a couple of command hooks to the side of your appliances so that you can wrap the cords and have a much tidier working area.
14. A more enjoyable morning coffee
Make your morning coffee routine a doddle by creating a coffee station.
15. Lids storage
Using command hooks on the inside of your cupboard doors is a great way to store the lids of your pots and pans.
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16. Hanging wreaths
Stick a command hook on the back of the door, upside down. Hook a ribbon on it and then throw it over the top of the door and hang a stylish wreath.
17. Wall mounted router
Get the modem off your desk and out of your way.
Quality headphones take up a lot of space, so you can hang them on the wall near your computer or stereo.
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19. Tablet wall mount
Great for watching movies but also for following a recipe while cooking.
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20. Phone charging station
The best part about having your phone on the wall while charging? It’s much less likely that you’ll trip over it or spill something on it.
21. Hanging keys
If you’re prone to losing your keys (and let’s be honest, we all are), having a fixed place to hang them can be a game changer.
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22. Objects that you cannot hang otherwise
For example dish gloves that need to drip dry!
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23. Shoe rack
This will free your precious space up and have all your heels on display to choose from.
24. Child’s Art Gallery
Clip your kids’ masterpieces to some pants hangers and hang them from command hooks so the youngsters can boast in front of guests.