We all have random objects lying around our house that we use time and time again. Interestingly enough though, many household items actually have surprising hidden functions that can help you in certain situations.
There are a lot of household items that are versatile, have more than one purpose, and can even be used to create something new or as a DIY storage solution. After reading this list, you might be surprised to find out just how versatile many items can be, so jump in and see if they can help out with your household.
40. Unscrew A Broken Lightbulb With A Potato
You probably never thought of using a potato to unscrew a lightbulb. If you have a broken lightbulb, all you have to do is stick half of a potato onto it to cover the sharp, pointy parts of the broken bulb. Then, turn the potato gently, until the broken parts of the lightbulb come out. Toss the broken glass and potato into the garbage (via Trendy Matter).