Got a car? Know someone with a car? These cheap and clever DIY tips will make any road trip a breeze.

1. Use toothpaste to clean cloudy headlights


source: Sarah Lipoff

2. Put silicone muffin cups in your cup holders to avoid sticky ring stains


source: sghomemaker.com

3. Make your own all natural air freshener


check out the tutorial here: designertrapped.com

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4. Keep meals on-the-go in one place with a plastic carry basket


source: lookiewhatidid.blogspot.com.au

5. Turn a cereal container into a rubbish bin


source: bhg.com

6. Taking a road trip? Hang a shoe organiser over the back of the front seat for accessible storage


source: Martha Stewart

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7. Use a rubber band to hold your phone up 


source: diply.com

8. Keep your handbag in place with a scarf

source: VasseurBeauty /via: buzzfeed.com

9. An old DVD case makes a great travel colouring kit for kids


check out the tutorial here: stacy-vaughn.com

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10. Spare your fingernails and use a staple remover to add a key to a key ring


source: sghomemaker.com

11. Give four legged friends a comfy ride while keeping your back seat fur-free 


check out the tutorial here: choosingtobecolorful.com

12. Fix dents with a toilet plunger


via: motoringabout.com

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13. And avoid them at home by fixing half a pool noodle to the garage wall


source: motoringabout.com

14. While you’re still in the garage, hang a tennis ball from the ceiling to mark the perfect park position


source: Reddit user DubiumGuy /via: popsugar.com.au

15. Turn your seat warmer on to keep take away food hot on the way home


source: lifehack.org

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16. Keep the kids entertained with a DIY iPad holder


source: infarrantlycreative.net

17. Never forget where you’ve parked again with this parking app


source: itunes.apple.com /via: motoringabout.com

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