11. Give Brooms a New Life. Is your broom starting to get worn out and fray? No need to toss it and buy a new one: simply wrap a rubber band around the bristles, about halfway up.
12. Stop Candle Wax from Dripping. Stop wax from dripping onto your nice things by arranging a rubber band around the candle.
13. Fix Leaks. A quick, temporary way to fix a leak on a pipe or hose is by fastening a rubber band around the hole. Though this trick isn’t exactly a permanent solution, it’s a great way to slow it down in the meantime.
14. Open That Stubborn Jar. Tightly wrap a rubber band around the lid of the problem jar to get a better grip.