Use a magnet to hold a nail in place and save your thumbs

By on Aug 24th

I'm admittedly a little too scared about smashing my thumb when I'm using a hammer and nails. So I'm a lot excited about the ThumbSaver! It's basically a long magnet that cradles the nail while you go to town on it with a hammer. Of course, if you happen to have a long magnet, that'll do the same trick!

But for under $10, I think I might invest in this product and save me from flinching like a jackass every time I hang a photo!

What are YOUR hacks for hammering a nail and keeping your precious thumbs unharmed?

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Megan Finley is the Associate Publisher for the Offbeat Empire. When she's not slaving away for the Empire, she's sharing her dork side on her own blog, Twitter @meganfinley, and Instagram @meggyfin.