5 Ways to Use Cable Ties You Should Know

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Zip ties are cheap and easy to get ahold of, and these simple plastic strips can be put to good use in a variety of ways.

They can serve as temporary solutions to a pressing problem, or inexpensive long-term fixes for life’s little hassles. Zip ties may be your new best friends — here are five very useful ways to use them. This video shows how to use cable ties to repair some typical household issues. You will be amazed when you find out some of the things you can do with cable ties (zip ties). The possibilities are endless!

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(00:12) How to Use a Cable Tie (Zip Tie) as a Key Ring

If you can’t find a metallic key ring you can use this simple trick

(00:56) How to Organize a Set of Spanners Using a Cable Tie

Use this simple hack to tidy up your set of spanners

(01:24) How to extend a cable tie (zip tie)

(02:37) How to Bind Pages Together with cable ties (zip ties)

(02:37) How to Fix a Shower Curtain with cable ties (zip ties)

(03:47) How To Fix a Zipper with a cable tie (zip tie)

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