Mr. Handyman knows that there are many everyday repairs that don't require a handyman. That's why we created our new DIY infographic, " 5 Things You Can Fix with Everyday Stuff ," to share proffesional secrets on DIY home repairs using everyday items. Today we focus on DIY tips for your kitchen and bathroom(s)...

Many people seek professionals for advice on how to fix a clogged bathroom sink. A clogged kitchen or bathroom sink can put a damper on your day. Luckily, you can eliminate this problem in just a few minutes using two simple household items. All you need is:

  • two effervescent tablets, such as Alka-Seltzer or Equate and

  • one cup of vinegar

Begin by dropping the effervescent tablets down your sink's drain. Next, pour the vinegar immediately after the tablets and wait two minutes. After two minutes, run hot water at full pressure until the sink begins. Your clogged kitchen sink should now be running smoothly! The space under your kitchen or bathroom sink is often overlooked. But in actuality, it is a great place for storage. Store-bought plastic organizational bins work great to hold bathroom supplies, and are easy to clean in case of a spill or leak. If you're feeling adventurous, custom slide out drawers are also a good option. Kitchen and bathroom sink maintenance is important. With these tricks, tips, and DIY storage ideas, you will be sure to maxmize utility. What are your favorite household repairs using everyday items? Comment and share in the section below!