Its been said that necessity is the mother of all invention. When something needs urgent fixing, its amazing what we can make do with. So-called “bush fixes” are often crude but as long as they work…its all that counts. While DIY projects are often meant to look good, they are often just meant to be cheap. Calling in professionals for every fix in your home will probably outside the reach of most people’s budgets.
Its definitely true that some people are naturally gifted when it comes to DIY and fixing things. Then there are those who find it a real challenge to change a light bulb.
When these people try their hand at DIY fixes the results are often hilarious. In many cases it “works” but its often not without a few raised eyebrows.
We all have some fixes in the house that we are not too proud of. In recent years health and safety regulations make everything a lot safer but if you think back to when you where little and some of the open DIY dangers that we all had around the house is quite shocking.
Duct tape was often a one-size-fits-all solution for everything that needed to be fixed around the home and the handyman needed only one tool…his duct tape. Here’s a collection of very funny DIY projects that probably should never have happened.
1. For That Broken Shower Head
2. Who Needs Those Fancy Headphones
3. When Your Belt’s Just Not Tight Enough
4. DIY is a Real Balancing Act
5. When You Absolutely Have to Have The Top Down
6. Just to Make Sure You Don’t Lose your Phone
7. For Those Who Prefer a Harder Seat
8. Harry Potter is Missing His Broom!
9. When The Controls Stop Working
10. Its Working, Okay!
11. These Cable Ties Are Damn Handy Little Things
12. Keep The PC Cool
13. A Dispenser to Dispense From
14. That’s A Fine Piece of Woodwork
15. Lets Hope This Card Does Not Stand Out Too Much
16. You’d Never Have Thought…A Perfect Fit
17. Great Carpentry! Fits Right Into The Prius Philosophy
18. Three of These Should Be The Same As One Of Those!?
19. It Works on The Front Door
20. Sick and Tired of Pushing a Lawnmower
21. As Long as It Keeps Them Quiet
22. Its Magic Tape After All
23. Actually a Very Creative Idea
24. For The Man Who Loves His Tools
25. Expensive Camera. Cheap Accessories
26. The Airline Must Be Cutting Back
27. Mom Won’t Miss This (I Hope)
28. Ever Wondered Where The Camera Phone Came From?
29. Not Suitable For Long Distance Calls
30. The Organic Look
31. We All Need a Good Shower
32. For Those Hard to Reach Places
33. The Spare Wheel is A Bit Smaller
34. A DIY Blender