7 Ways to Make a Cell Phone Stand from Junk Drawer Materials
- An old credit card.
- A business card.
- Paper clips.
- Scratched CDs.
- Toblerone box Yep, Toblerone.
- Pencils and Rubber Bands A handful of pencils and rubber bands can transform into a cool little stand in just a few minutes.
How do you put a phone on a stand?
- The parts of the phone stand that point upward are the feet and the back of the stand. The arm section rests flat on your work surface. From the side, the phone stand will look like a square “U” shape. Place your phone horizontally across the arms of the phone stand.
How do you make a straight phone stand?
Fold 1⁄2 in (1.3 cm) of each end of the paperclip up at a 90° angle. Press the pliers close to each end of the paperclip. Bend each tip upwards and towards the pliers to create a corner that bends up from your work surface. This creates the “feet” of the phone stand that will prevent your phone from sliding forward.
How can I use my phone at night without getting caught?
Devise plenty of excuses and lies before sneaking on your phone. Make sure your phone is on silent before you go to bed. Even vibrations can be heard if you’re in close proximity to sleeping people. If you have an Android, reset it before sneaking so there’s less chance of getting caught.
Is it bad to look at your phone while lying down?
Checking your phone right before bed can lead to distracting emotions, thoughts and anxiety, says Dr. Walia. And it’s not just the alertness you get from late night social media sessions either. It’s thinking about or feeling your phone going off under your pillow.
How can I prop my phone while charging?
Hang the phone holder on a hook next to a charger to use it. Purchase an adhesive hook and attach it right next to your outlet. Place your phone in your new phone holder using the pocket and put the holder on the hook. Plug the charger in, and you’re all set!
How do I prop my phone in the shower?
If your phone isn’t waterproof, you’ll need a way to protect it. One of the best ways to protect your phone in the shower is with a pocketed shower curtain. Another great option is to put your phone in a Ziploc bag.