Well, if not easier than at least more fun.
This shower faucet with a built-in thermometer so you’ll never scald yourself again.
Or simply cut a hole through the glass door so you can test the water without having it spray all over the floor.
Convert an unused kitchen drawer into a cutting board/food scraps disposal system.
But where will your utensils go? This collection of DIY home organization tips offers a few clever suggestions.
Or free up even more space with this all-in-one rotating sink-colander-cutting board.
If you want one contact the designers.
Turn your shower into a source of entertainment with mesmerizing dot illusion tiles.
Grossed out by the people you live with? Layer toilet seats with tabs so everyone gets their own.
Is your garage adjacent to your kitchen pantry? Install a small door and you’ll never have to lug groceries through the house again.
Is your bathroom in view of the TV? Turn the wall into a two-way mirror so you never miss a second of the big game.
It’s a not-uncommon trick of sports bars. Pictured above is Eddie George’s in Columbus.
Turn the unused space underneath your stairs into a bookcase.
Or a dog house.
Or wine rack.
Declutter your entertainment center by hiding your accessories behind a hinged-TV wall mount.
Keep your valuables safe in this secret compartment disguised as a bathroom tile.
Worried about what might be waiting for you in the next room? Switch out your conventional doorknob for one that gives you a fish-eye view of the room ahead.
Prefer Netflix to magazines while you’re on the toilet? Mount hooks to the wall for a place to hang your tablet and you have yourself an in-bathroom entertainment center.
Don’t fumble around in the dark for the bathroom light switch, invest in a glow-in-the-dark toilet seat.
Buy one here.
Liven up your stairway with a play-able harp banister.
Find out how it’s done here.
Bachelor pad? Put a urinal in your bathroom then install head rests above it so you can relax while you pee.
Yep, this is a design for people too drunk to stand upright.
If you’re a germaphobe with roommates, consider a hands-free bathroom door handle.
Throw out your dining room chairs and replace them with swings.
Photo: Duffy London
Buy the Swing Table set here for $6,900.
Then remove the stairs in favor of a slide.
Finally, install a drinking fountain in your home because there’s too many cooks in the kitchen.