17 Cool Binder Clip Hacks You Wish You Knew Earlier


We often use binder clips in the office to hold papers together. But have you ever thought of what else you can do with a single binder clip? You can use it in versatile parts of your home for versatile purposes and today we would like to show you some of them. We have chosen 17 Cool Binder Clip Hacks that you wish you knew earlier. Check them out!

Replace Broken Keyboard Feet

The plastic keyboard feet can broke after some time and you can easily replace them with some binder clips. Push together the two sides of the metal tabs on a binder clip. Once they pop out from the black plastic piece, attach the metal tabs to the bottom of your keyboard. Find the holes which used to keep the keyboard feet in place and stick each end of the binder tabs inside.

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Cell Phone Holder

If you don’t want to spend money on cell phone or iPod stand, get a binder clip and use it for that purpose.

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Freezer Organization

When you have opened some bags of frozen veggies and fruits, hang them in the freezer with some binder clips.

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Sponge Holder

Sponges in the kitchen can dry faster if you make them stand up on a binder clip.

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Accessory Organizers

When you travel, small accessories can easily become tangled and unorganized. So, you may try clipping them with binder clips, so that they can stay at place.

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Hold Napkins

You can also use binder clips to hold napkins in drawer and thus have them separated by color.

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Toothpaste Tube Squeezer

To make sure that you get the most of your toothpaste, roll it up and use a binder clip at the end of the toothpaste tube.

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Razor Clip

When travelling, attach a binder clip to your razor, so that you don’t get hurt accidentally.

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Bottles Organizer

A binder clip can also stop bottles from rolling in the fridge. How cool is this, right?

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Close Half-Used Bags Of Frozen Veggies

Once you have opened bags of frozen veggies, close them with a binder clip until the next usage.

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Tea Bag Saver

You can also use a binder clip to keep tea bags in your tea while you drink it.

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Wrapping Paper Organizer

Binder clips can be also used to prevent wrapping paper from rolling over.

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Avoid Loosing Socks In Laundry

Putting a pair of socks in the laundry and coming out just one of them is something that has happened to anyone at least once. So, how about you keep them together with a binder clip.

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Keep Garbage Bags From Slipping Down Into Your Trash Can

Yes, this is just one more clever usage for binder clips you wish you knew earlier.

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Use Clips To Tighten Cloth Over The Swiffer

And when cleaning your home with a  Swiffer, use binder clips to keep the cloth tighten over it.

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Cord Organizer

To keep your cords at place and untangled, attach several binder clips to the table and place each cord in separate clips.

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Document Holder

And this last binder clip hack is of how to use it as document holder.

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So, which one from the above binder clip hacks did you find the most surprising? Tell us in the comments and also let us know if you know any other way of how to repurpose binder clips. Thank you for reading and don’t forget to stay up to date with the content of Top Dreamer to find many other hacks, tips and tricks that will make your life easier.