WHAT NOT TO DO... Sitting your brushes upright to dry after cleaning draws the moisture towards the handle which encourages bacteria growth in your bristles. If you use a storage system like this, only place your brushes in if they are COMPLETELY dry!
DIY liquor bottle candles. Follow same intrusions as beer bottle glasses. Use yarn soaked in nail polish remover, tied about the bottle at the breaking point and then light it on fire. Let burn for 20-30 seconds rotating constantly, then dip into ice water. Bottle will break exactly where the yarn was tied!