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26 Things You’re Doing Wrong And How To Do Them Right

26 Things You're Doing Wrong And How To Do Them Right

They say you learn something new every day. You may think you know a lot of things, but in actuality, you might be doing something wrong, and you’re not even aware that you are!

Here are 26 things that you might have been doing wrong all your life, as well as how to do them properly, in this gallery brought by Diply.

1. Slice a loaf of bread from the bottom

That way you won’t destroy it.

You've probably noticed that it's dang near impossible to slice a loaf of bread without either destroying it or squishing it. Well, there's another way!

Source: Lifehacker

2. Stick your fork in the Oreo filling for the optimal dunking experience

 Wait just a second! Are you for real? Hire whoever figured this out immediately.

Source: Instagram | @twelve_point

3. Кеep your shoes in the line and enjoy a seat

Standing for hours just gets exhausting.

OK, these people deserve some sort of award for this display of creativity.

Source: Twitter | @Hugodixon

4. Pull your sleeve to take your shirt off the easiest way

Most of us take our shirts off by pulling the bottom up and over our heads, but this guy shows the easiest way to get it done.

Source: YouTube | CrazyRussianHacker

5. A shaver will do the job in a case like this

Think a lint roller is the best way to get that pilling off of old fabrics? Definitely not.

Source: One Good Thing by Jillee

6. You might know this already

But that’s what the hole in the tab of the can is used for.

There's really nothing worse than that dang straw floating around the can opening while you try to your hardest get it in your mouth.

Source: Reddit | triggerhoppe

7. Apparently, wrapping the cord around your ears will secure it while you’re moving

For me, my earphone always falls off but if it works for you then that’s fine.

I've seen some people doing this but never knew why to be honest.

Source: Life Hacker

8. Write letters on top of the words to hide them

You've definitely noticed the fact that you can still make out the letters of a word when you simply cross them with straight lines.

Source: Reddit | yourmom46

9. Tie a knot in your plug to make sure it doesn’t move around too much

Annoyed that your plug keeps coming undone when you move around?

Source: Tumblr | stfuchristine

10. Wrap paper towels around a beverage and refrigerate it for a max of 15 minutes

It will get seriously chilled.

To cool down a beverage as quickly as possible, wrap it with wet paper towels and put it in the fridge for at least 15 minutes.

Source: Imgur | nomnomnetwork

11. Using the wrong type of plunger

The flange plunger (left) should be used in the toilet, whereas the cup plunger (right) should be used for the sink.

Now, this is probably one of the most consistent mistakes people make in the bathroom: using the wrong type of plunger!

Source: Women You Should Know

12. The hook loops on your shopping cart are there to hang additional bags

Should you have any, of course.

Ever notice those loop hook things on your grocery cart?

Source: 22 Words

13. Peel the banana upside down

It’s less stubborn on this end.

 You've probably been peeling that banana by the stem end your entire life, right? After pinching the tip of the other end of the banana, it will then peel very easily.

Source: Instructables

14. How to arrange ham on your sandwich to make sure there’s ham on every bite you take

I don't know about you, but I personally despise those bread-filled corner bites.

Source: Reddit | LauraJesson

15. A squat position is better than just straight sitting down

Yes, this one is a little weird, but at the same time important.

Source: PerfectShowerHead

16. Use the “Press Here to Lock Roll” button to make sure your tinfoil doesn’t slide out when you open it

If you're like me and want to use tinfoil, you probably just whip it open and start pulling — and the roll pops out every time.

Source: Vorply

17. Some Monopoly rules to shorten (and heat up) the game

When a property is turned down by a player after landing on it, you’re supposed to let the other players bid for it in an auction.

via GIPHY

18. Write notes on your bathroom mirror to make sure you won’t forget anything

And you’ll be able to clean it up easily.

Are you the type of person who loves making tons of little notes everywhere?

Source: Reddit | cybrian

19. Use a cup to heat up two bowls in the microwave at the same time

We all know that this is how mugs should really be used.

Source: Reddit | [deleted]

20. Fold up your slice of pizza to make it easier to eat

I present to you the best way to hold your piece of pizza.

Source: Wired

21. Use these clip thingies to keep your potato chips fresh

You likely have dozens of those clip hangers bouncing around your closets at home, right?

Source: The Berry

22. Make a hole in the center of your food before heating it up

This way, it will heat up more evenly.

Don't you love heating up leftover spaghetti only to hit that secret hot spot in the middle that burns your mouth off?

Source: Reddit | Omgpolly

23. Drilling these holes prevent that annoying bag suction

 Believe it or not, drilling these two little holes into your trash bin make a world of difference when you go to pull out a bag.

Source: Imgur

24. On some commercial aircraft, the thing used to lock the tray is actually a coat hook!

Obviously this little hook thing is just used to hold the tray in a plane up and in place, right?

Source: Solv

25. Stick your bobby pin in the other way

Apparently, it makes a big difference if you put the bumpy edge of bobby pin up or down.

Source: Chelsey Rae

26. Stay flat while doing push-ups

Sorry to bring exercise into this, but this is crucial if you want to get results and not injure yourself.

Source: Shareef Academy

Have any other things that you think most people are doing wrong? Know how to do them correctly? Post them in the comments!

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