Rubber Band Stretch one over the top of a paint can and use it to wipe excess paint from the brush. With its edges kept clean, the can will be a breeze to seal back up. Double-Duty Tips for Household Items
Home Office Storage on a Dime Here & There A two-bucket system keeps incoming and outgoing papers perfectly organized. Paint the outside of empty paint cans (available at crafts stores) and label with stickers as an "in" bucket and an "out" bucket.
Home Storage & Organization: DIY Tin-Can Desk Caddy - this is the pretties Desk Caddy I think I have ever seen! Uses Tin Cans you might other wise throw away along with some paint, gift wrapping paper, Lace, etc. From Shabby Chic Inspired