For as long as I’ve been using measuring tape I hated the fact that every single one I purchase, that hook never seems to be attached firmly. I just accepted that I’m probably just buying cheap tape measures and I learnt how to live with it.
When I saw in this video that it was in fact a very useful feature, it blew my mind.
Leah from YouTube channel SeeJaneDrill explained this and three more awesome measuring tape tricks that you probably didn’t know.
I never would have thought that such simple tool has many built in functions, it’s like a Swiss army knife of your tool box.