Who doesn’t want their life to become simpler? This is especially true when it comes to boring and daunting everyday tasks like grocery shopping, using public restrooms, or even going uphill on a bike… But where there is a problem, there is also a clever engineer or designer to come up with a solution, as shown in these 22 pictures of cool design solutions! We just wish these creative solutions were more widely available.
1. This magnet bracelet is a great aid when you're repairing things!
2. Train seats in Japan face towards the windows for travelers to enjoy the view
3. You can see the original structure of the Krusevac Fortress ruins in Serbia through this window
4. A bicycle escalator in Norway
5. Finally, a suitcase that can measure its own weight!
6. This smart lock in a public restroom allows you to put your glasses or keys on it so that you don't forget your things in the stall
7. These chairs have special notches for bags, how convenient and simple!
8. Mini-rooves for bike seats
9. The benches in this park are on a rail track that allows you to move them into the shade
10. These shelves are scattered around a supermarket for you to place things you no longer want to buy
11. These batteries taste terrible to prevent kids from accidentally swallowing them
12. These fitted sheets are marked to make putting them on an easier task
13. This bottle of soap lists each ingredient and what it does
14. A pitcher with a separate section for ice
15. This supermarket grows some of its vegetables
16. An escalator with social distancing markers
17. "This chess set from 1972 has the valid moves for each piece stamped on their bases, making the game much easier for beginners to learn"
18. These umbrellas have built-in solar-powered phone chargers
19. This is a cart-cleaning machine at a supermarket in Germany
20. These paintings at a museum in Berlin have tactile versions of them for blind people
21. A clever way to ask for help discretely
22. "This kinetic sidewalk generates electricity when you walk on it"
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