Articles Categorized in: Duct Tape Projects

Is Duct Tape Safe for Aquariums? (and Fish)

It can be tempting to repair an aquarium with Duct tape. Although it may seem like a quick fix, the real question is.. how will affect the fish living in that aquarium? The short answer is no you should not use duct tape in, or around your aquarium. You are better off using an . Image: Flickr How does Duct Tape Affect Fish Here’s the thing, there have not been any actual studies done showing how duct tape will hurt...
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Is Duct Tape Safe for use on Your Skin?

No toolbox is complete without a roll of duct tape. Duct tape has been used since the second world war, primarily, for holding metal air ducts together. These days it is used to hold pretty much anything together. Image: Flickr This incredible adhesive has made it to the moon and has saved a lot of prom dresses from falling apart. It is almost magical because of the things that it can do but pulling a strip of it from your...
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5 Ways Duct Tape Can Save Lives

Duct tape is one of those modern world wonders that never ceases to amaze. Every day we hear new stories about cars, appliances, and even lives saved by this magical product. 1. Duct tape saves life of man and dog in the wilderness If you are ever lost in the wilderness a roll of duct tape can come in very handy as a poor hiker discovered after being lost in the Sierra Nevada wilderness for several days. Cody Michael, an...
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10 Unusual Uses for Duct Tape That Will Surprise You

Duct Tape isn’t considered the king of all tapes for nothing. Available in a variety of colors, this incredible creation is waterproof, endurable, and ideal for a number of things. Invented to fix ducts, it was soon discovered that this isn’t the best idea. Far from being left gathering dust however, it was popularized on the battle fields of World War 2 – and was used for almost everything else since. There is very little it cannot do, so here...
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Hair Removal With Duct Tape? The Painful Truth

Duct tape is one of mans greatest inventions. Back hair is one of mankind’s most undesirable features. Most women don’t mind a bit of a chest jungle to snuggle into. They will tell you tell you that a grizzly mane of back hair is not OK. So the question is can duct tape be used to rid a man of his unwanted primate coat? Using Duct Tape as a Waxing Alternative It seems an obvious question. Can you avoid a...
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Duct Tape Crafts For School Kids & Beginners

We hope you enjoy these fun, simple to follow videos of duct tape crafts. The main material that you will need is of course . Scissors and/or a cutting knife will also come in handy. Duct Tape Bracelet Tutorial This tutorial talks you through making Duct Tape Bracelets. The video starts a bit slow with a lot of umms, but it is worth bearing with it as the demonstration is thorough and the girl who created the video is very...
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The Camping Companion: Which Tape Should You Take?

The Camping Companion: Which Tape Should You Take?

The beautiful, great outdoors comes with its own set of challenges. As incredible as nature is, it can give you a tough time – so the next time you go camping, be sure to go prepared. While it’s important to travel light, some essentials are a must – and duct tape tops this list. If you’re wondering how helpful this little roll of tape will be, the answer is – VERY. Known for its uncanny durability, strong adhesive properties, and...
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Awesome Halloween Costumes out of Duct Tape

Awesome Halloween Costumes out of Duct Tape

Image Credit Halloween is just around the corner, and it’s that time of the year when you can be whoever or whatever you want to be – so set your imagination free. Think out of the box, and ensure that you are one step ahead of the rest. Everyone loves a great costume, you just have to get a little creative. Moreover, you don’t even have to spend a bomb on these – with a little ingenuity, you can create...
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7 Cool Things To Make With Duct Tape

7 Cool Things To Make With Duct Tape

Duct tape is an amazing product and is one of the most used tools in the world when it comes to fixing things. As it turns out, duct tape is not just limited to being your handy friend whenever you spot a leaky pipe or a torn book. In fact, people have been using duct tape to make all kinds of awesome stuff. There are even duct tape artists who use nothing but these regular hardware store tapes to create...
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How to Make a Reusable Duct Tape Corset

How to Make a Reusable Duct Tape Corset

If you’re in need of a corset but don’t want to shell out the cash for these expensive garments, here is an easy DIY solution for you. So long as you don’t need it for something fancy, the duct tape corset is perfect to last you a couple of wears, especially during Halloween and fancy dress parties. These are ridiculously easy to make, and will also give you a chance to explore your creative side! So let’s get started. First...
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