13 common products you didn't know could solve problems around the house

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Just because a product gets the job done doesn't mean it's a one-trick pony.

In a recent AskReddit thread, people shared their favorite products that also pull double-duty as solutions to other problems (One caveat: we haven't actually tried these, so experiment at your own risk).

How many of these products have you found alternative uses for?

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Snuggies are great for the disabled, as they provide warmth and open in the back for people in a wheelchair.

Snuggies are great for the disabled, as they provide warmth and open in the back for people in a wheelchair.

Source: _BonBonBunny

Chopsticks are great for eating but possibly even better for flipping omelets or stirring noodles when cooking.

Chopsticks are great for eating but possibly even better for flipping omelets or stirring noodles when cooking.

Source: 9wordsoverthelimit

If you're out of shaving cream, hair conditioner will do the trick just fine.

If you're out of shaving cream, hair conditioner will do the trick just fine.

Source: cabiria_p

Coca-Cola is a first-rate rust remover.

Coca-Cola is a first-rate rust remover.

Source: zerolinks2014

Dryer sheets make terrific shoe deodorizers.

Dryer sheets make terrific shoe deodorizers.

Source: ragingcluepromotions

The popular children's nutrient-replacement drink Pedialyte has a secret life as a hangover cure.​

The popular children's nutrient-replacement drink Pedialyte has a secret life as a hangover cure.​

Source: Ennion

Over-the-door shoe organizers can also keep snacks, cleaning supplies, and arts & crafts tidy.

Over-the-door shoe organizers can also keep snacks, cleaning supplies, and arts & crafts tidy.

Source: sic_transit_gloria

Hydrogen peroxide may disinfect cuts, but it also is an excellent blood stain​ remover.

Hydrogen peroxide may disinfect cuts, but it also is an excellent blood stain​ remover.

Source: I_Am_Cornholio_

Nutcrackers make snapping open crab legs a cinch.

Nutcrackers make snapping open crab legs a cinch.

Source: Whizzzel

Toothpaste can help reduce the size and redness of a zit.

Toothpaste can help reduce the size and redness of a zit.

Source: shanirae

Binder clips make better chip clips than the actual chip clips.

Binder clips make better chip clips than the actual chip clips.

Source: archibot

Nail polish remover on a cotton ball easily removes hair dye from surfaces.

Nail polish remover on a cotton ball easily removes hair dye from surfaces.

Source: sansaofhousestark

Newspapers rival any rag for streak-free cleaning.

Newspapers rival any rag for streak-free cleaning.

Source: XCVIPAPI

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