Monday 23 March 2015

What If You Find Shoeboxes As Useful As Making Your Mess Disappear?

Does the idea of shoe boxes can make your home a better place seem tangible to you? If not then after reading this blog you will experience a change of perception. You will perhaps think about utilizing shoe boxes in one of these ways rather than throwing them away.

Are cables messing up with your peace? Not now
Cables, wires and chargers cover significant space of our homes. Often, it creates web-like structures only making the space untidy.

A normal shoe box can absolve you from this mess. All you need to do is make some holes for the cables to easily pass-

Quite innovative yet easy and extremely handy, isn’t it?
A handy tool box to place all your small paraphernalia:
Consider this. You return home tired maybe from a long vacation or a detour only to find all the mess up your desk. Wouldn’t it spoil your jolly mood? And then maybe your spouse or your mother asks you to clear it up or no dinner! As humorous as it may sound, the fact is that nobody likes clutter. It not only distorts the look and feel of your home, but makes it difficult to find something important. All such concerns are addressed with the help of a shoe box. If you are thinking that it might look sombre and unsophisticated then the below images will be enough to show you how shoeboxes can be your best storage option!

You can keep visiting our blog for more such storage ideas. Also if you’re searching for reliable commercial storage and self-storage solutions in Dubai, Du-store is happy to serve you.

Wednesday 11 March 2015

Do You Need a Helping Hand to Learn The Most Effective DIY Hacks?

With Du-store you are never alone while experimenting with ‘doing it yourself’ tricks. Further you will come across some easy and most effective DIY hacks.

A useless comb can be very helpful:

Have you ever thought of using a comb which you don’t use anymore to drill nails with a hammer?
You get 2 impressive benefits-
1)    You will prevent bruising your fingers
2)    The nail will be hammered faster
3)    It is very convenient
Bonus tip- Sandpapering the hammer’s end will provide a better grip while hammering the nails to be fixed properly at the right spot.

How magnets can help a great way?

This one is the favorite of many yet not well-spread. Do you hold nails in your mouth while hammering or similar task? Do you feel the exertion when you forget where you placed the nails or bolts? All such trivia can be avoided with a magnet.

Your two hands may not be just enough to handle small tools and hardware. A magnet does the work of a third hand. Just place the magnet at the hammer’s bottom and voila! You don’t have to now put nails or other small bolts in your mouth nor place it somewhere and lose them followed by hours of search.

Getting messy with the paint? Try an elastic band

This is one of the most-sought after DIY hacks. Putting an elastic band around the paint tin’s open side, provides a handy tool for wiping your brush.
•    It prevents unwanted dripping of paint outside the tine or on the corners.
•    It keeps the paint tin nice and clean.