19 Never Before Seen Inventions That Solve Annoying Problems



Science is so cool. Every single day, people use science and their common sense to invent some of the most useful and brilliant products we’ve ever seen. We’ve put together a list of some of the most awesome inventions that currently exist and given you some information about how to use them. Keep reading to find out more about these super great creations and to get inspired. Who knows… maybe you’ll be the next great inventor!

Here are the Top 19 gadgets that will help you solve some of life’s most annoying problems! You’ll immediately want to buy #5…

#19 Drip-Free Mug

1473057113327-screen-shot-2016-09-01-at-7-36-20-pm-1472773020438Starting us off is an invention we can really get behind! This mug stops those annoying coffee drips from rolling off your mug and onto your morning paper, or even worse, your laptop. Nothing ruins your coffee table quicker than a collection of coffee cup rings. Everyone could benefit from this simple invention that will make mornings a whole lot cleaner and simpler!
#18 Rechargeable Batteries

1473057114686-screen-shot-2016-09-01-at-8-03-18-pm-1472774646761There’s no way to deny that batteries are expensive. Imagine how much money could be saved if you could simply recharge your batteries instead of having to buy new ones every time they died. With this product, you can! No more running to the store every time your TV remote’s batteries die. Up next is a clever little creation for your furry friends!

#17 Paw Washer

1473057115590-screen-shot-2016-09-01-at-8-06-30-pm-1472774823977Isn’t it adorable when you watch your dog play in the rain and mud puddles? It’s pretty great until you think about all the nasty brown water you’ll have to clean up inside your house. With this portable paw washer, you can quickly clean up your four-legged friends without having to give them a full bath.

#16 The Broom Groom

1473057116390-screen-shot-2016-09-01-at-7-59-33-pm-1472774384113This is one of those problems that we didn’t know existed until we found out that there was a solution to it! This handy dustpan keeps you from having to clean the dust bunnies off your broom with your hands so that you can get your spring cleaning done quickly and easily. Now, giving your house a quick sweep doesn’t seem so bad anymore.

#15 Reusable Candles

1473057116951-screen-shot-2016-09-01-at-8-38-48-pm-1472776789576What’s the point in throwing away perfectly good candles? With this product, you can reuse your wax to keep your candle burning for hours and hours. Certainly good for when you lose power too! This is a simple product, but it will definitely save plenty of money in the long term! The next slide holds a pretty fun little invention!
#14 Rainy Day Coffee

1473057117556-screen-shot-2016-09-01-at-8-44-15-pm-1472777083497Holding a cup of coffee and an umbrella at the same time can be difficult. But, on a rainy day, you’ll definitely be needing the caffeine to keep yourself awake at work! This is a cup holder that attaches to the handle on your umbrella so you can stay dry and alert! This next invention is great for parents…

#13 Scoot and Stroll

1473057118369-screen-shot-2016-09-01-at-8-47-16-pm-1472777251896Who says you have to stop having fun once you become a parent? This fun invention allows you to turn any baby carriage into a scooter so you can get your child a little bit of fresh air while you get to have a good time. It’s a great way to get a little exercise as well. Something not a lot of new parents have time for. And to top it off, this looks like a blast to use!

#12 Sand-Free Beach Towel

1473057119432-screen-shot-2016-09-01-at-7-32-56-pm-1472772801595There’s nothing worse than settling down for an afternoon on the beach to realize that you’ve accidentally covered your entire beach towel with sand! Fortunately, this Sand0free beach towel solves that problem. Sand will simply slip through the mesh on the mat so that you can avoid those pesky grains! This next invention is great for those who have too many things to plug in.

#11 Rotating Power Strip

1473057120509-screen-shot-2016-09-01-at-8-50-57-pm-1472777473492Power strips are an incredible invention. But, there’s nothing worse than running out of the room and having to unplug some of your devices that desperately need to be charged. This invention eliminates that problem by letting you rotate the electrical outlets away from each other so you can plug in everything you need all at one time.

#10 Soda Can Handle

1473057121018-screen-shot-2016-09-01-at-8-21-57-pm-1472775737009Okay… This one is just brilliant! This product is simple but so clever! Soda cans are cold, so why not protect your fingers with this portable handle? This is great for barbecues and tailgates. We’re all wondering why it took so long for someone to invent this! On the next slide is a great bathroom product.

#9 Double the Clean

1473057121621-screen-shot-2016-09-01-at-8-25-51-pm-1472775978174It seems too wasteful to throw out a tube of toothpaste when there’s still so much left in the tube. But, this awesome product is a tube that opens on BOTH sides, meaning that you can avoid throwing away perfectly good toothpaste. Definitely a cool idea! We bet it will also keep you save some serious money!

#8 Make-Do Ironing Board

1473057122011-screen-shot-2016-09-01-at-8-11-02-pm-1472775137967With such limited space available in apartments and townhouses these days, an invention like this is truly a lifesaver! This mat can be placed on top of any dryer so that it can safely be used as an ironing board. What a smart idea! The next slide has an incredible invention for your little ones.

#7 Play and Go

1473057122659-screen-shot-2016-09-01-at-8-14-54-pm-1472775338199Have you ever stepped on a Lego? One thing is for sure- that’s an experience you’ll never forget! Hopefully, you can keep this pain to a minimum by having your kiddos play on this portable mat. When it’s time for the fun and games to come to an end, you can simply lift up the edges of the mat and carry it with you wherever you go.

#6 Tick-Tock-Tick-Tock

1473057123552-screen-shot-2016-09-01-at-8-53-37-pm-1472777622326It’s always frustrating to sit at a red light without knowing how long you’re going to be stuck there. This product, though, could get rid of that problem! These street lights that feature an hourglass design will keep you content and calm while you’re sitting in traffic. A great idea for those who suffer from a bit of road rage.

#5 Double Duty

1473057123938-screen-shot-2016-09-01-at-8-19-00-pm-1472775552041Maybe it’s just us, but we think that the worst part about wrapping holiday presents is constantly searching for the scissors and roll of tape that we’re always misplacing. But, with this combination tape and scissors duo, you can reduce your chance of losing these important wrapping supplies! Now you can bang out those holiday gifts in half the time.

#4 Wash and Go

1473057124572-screen-shot-2016-09-01-at-8-32-14-pm-1472776360460It’s not always practical to do a whole load of laundry. That’s where this portable washing machine comes in! With a little bit of elbow grease, you can keep your clothes nice and clean and save plenty of water. This is great for college students who don’t always have the 2 dollars in quarters to do their laundry. Another camping invention is up next. Keep reading to find out more!

#3 Naptime

1473057126177-screen-shot-2016-09-01-at-7-41-06-pm-1472773295562Where was this during all those Boy and Girl Scouts camping trips? This inflatable mat can be discreetly stored in your vehicle and then set up whenever it’s time for a nap. We’re pretty sure this would make any campout or road-trip way more comfortable! Up next is a hilarious invention that will keep your lunch safe from thieves!

#2 No Mold Here!

1473057127820-screen-shot-2016-09-01-at-7-46-00-pm-1472773592058No one’s going to want to touch your sandwich when it’s in this bag! The fake mold splotches make it seem like your lunch is well past its “Best By” date. This is pretty clever and hilarious, though we have to admit that it would be pretty gross to come across this bag in the refrigerator! Up next is another Ziploc bag related invention.

#1 Pouring Made Easy

1473057128913-screen-shot-2016-09-01-at-7-50-10-pm-1472773851182Ziploc bags are handy. Storing food in Ziploc bags is handy. Actually having to pour your leftovers into the Ziploc bags is not so handy. Fortunately, this wonderful invention is here to make life a lot handier! By holding up resealable bags, it makes it easy for you to store whatever food you need without any messy spills or drips.

So many of these products don’t seem necessary until you realize how useful they would be! Life gets more and more complicated every day, but thankfully, there are brilliant people who can invent things that make living seem a little bit more approachable. If this is what they’ve come up with so far, we can’t wait to see the kinds of things that get rolled out over the next few years. That’s one of the coolest things about being alive- the world is always changing and people are constantly adapting to meet the needs of our universe.