30 "alternative" DIY hacks

DIY has been a craze for a while. For it to work, it does need a certain know-how and creative flair, meaning that if we don't have the skills, we're bound to end up with an often hilarious fail!

The following list is a classic example and even if their ideas got these guys out of a tight squeeze, we don't think they'll be arriving in stores in the near future! Here's the proof...

1. Perfect for a hot day

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2. How to insulate your car during winter

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3. Homemade peanut M&Ms

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4. How long do you think this will last?

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5. Alternative selfie stick

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6. When all you have is a coffee maker

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7. For anyone who doesn't have a bedside table

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8. One for picnic fans?

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9. An "early" laptop?

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10. Why waste money on new handles?

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12. An alternative "motorbike"

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12. Make your own limousine!

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13. Would you wear these?

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14. Extra-protective helmet

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15. Great except you can't go faster than 20mph

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16. Hangers are more useful than you think!

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17. Why install a pool when you can use a pickup?

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18. A way to encourage your kid to mow the lawn

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19. Fun idea, but we hope this wasn't stolen!

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20. Recycle as much as you can!

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21. It would have been cheaper and easier to buy a new wheel

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22. Because privacy counts...

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23. There comes a time when windows should be replaced

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24. Just like sitting on a lawn?

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25. No!

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26. A spade chair!

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27. Not everyone owns a set of cufflinks!

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28. Just so long as it works

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29. Use pencils to support your webcam

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30. A smartphone case!

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