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Hack or Hassle: Using walnuts to fix furniture scratches

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Life hacks have drummed up a lot of interest on the internet.  They are tips and tricks designed to make everyday tasks a cinch.

While many life hacks that have circulated online have been time savers, some end up just being a hassle.

Today, we put one nutty idea to the test - using nuts to fix scratches and marks in furniture that has taken a beating over the years.

This trick allows you to remove scuffs and dings and all you need is a walnut!

This table that has been around for years and has a lot of wear and tear from decades of abuse.

If you take a walnut and rub it over the wood, the color from the walnut should cover the marks.  Sure enough, the scratches became darker.

Our verdict: another life hack mystery solved!

Are there any gems you have come across that have turned up to be real time savers?  Have you ever tried a hack that ended up being a hassle?

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