Save Your Walls! Use A Rubber Band

DIY Life

When removing nails from the wall, often times your hammer can leave more of a mark than the actual nail did! Check out this simple trick that will save your paint job and your sanity.

Over at DIY Life they've listed up their favorite hammer tricks. Did you know your hammer could do tricks? They might not sit or shake hands, but one of our favorites from their list is this one involving the use of a criss-crossed rubber band over the end.

This one simple act will prevent your hammer head from marring your wall or leaving any scuff marks. Although it might not happen often, the one time your hammer does leave a small impression in your wall will be the most frustrating! Avoid it all with this simple office supply.

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