The Greatest Invention Ideas That Shaped The World

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When we go to think of inventions that shape the world, we tend to think of creations such as the atomic bomb or the MRI machine. But these are big inventions. When was the last time that you used an atomic bomb or operated an MRI machine? Plus, none of these are inventions that the average person could own.

If you think about, the inventions that have shaped the world are those that we use on a daily basis. Ones that change how we go about our day. We are going to take a look at some of greatest invention ideas that have shaped the world or are in the process of shaping the world.

The Toilet Seat Holder

How many people have been startled by a toilet seat coming crashing down while trying to use the toilet at night? Or maybe simply trying to keep the seat up when you want it up? The toilet seat hold is a small device designed to hold your seat up and it has simplified our lives and taken away something small but something that most of us have had trouble with at one point or another.

Fan Blade Cleaner

Fan blades tend to get very dusty. Depending on where they are they can also get dirty. But cleaning them with a duster leaves dust coming back into your face. The fan blade cleaner allows you to get dust, dirt, and other debris off fan blades without getting it into your own face. A small. Invention but something that anyone with a fan appreciates.

Side Sleeper Pro Air

This small pillow looks very similar to a neck pillow but bigger. It is designed to give proper cushioning to anyone who sleeps on their side. Anyone who sleeps on their side knows how uncomfortable it can be to not have the proper cushioning, especially on certain beds. A relatively small invention that has been sold in major stores changed how people sleep.


Installing a door isn’t easy but it doesn’t have to be as difficult. Install-A-Door is a system that is designed to help proper alignment and safe installation of doors in homes. The product is featured on and is a tool that has helped countless door installers get the job right the first time. Simplifying their work.

Weed Thrasher

Getting rid of weeds is a frustrating process and there are very few easy ways to do it easily. The Weed Thrasher was created to make the process of getting rid of weeds easier. It uses small plastic pieces to whack away at weeds until they are chopped down. If you haven’t used Weed Thrasher yourself, you have seen it on TV or in an add, it is one of the most popular gardening tools.


Another gardening tool that has changed how people go about what they are doing is the Maxi-Edge. It attaches to your mower and further reduces the size of trimmings so that they can be redeposited into the lawn to provide mulch. The small little blade may be a small invention that has managed to change how we garden but it took a lot of work for inventor Peter Bryant to get it just right.

Magnetic Staple Remover

If you work in an office and remove staples a lot, you know how frustrating it can be to have staples lying about. The magnetic staple remover allows you to pull staples out of paper and then retain said staples on the remover so they don’t fall to the floor. No more bending over and searching for staples that you remove.

Do You Have Your Own Invention Idea?

As you can see, many inventions are things that people think up as they are going about their regular day. Many of us have an invention idea but we don’t know what to do with it. Instead of kicking yourself years later, why don’t you make that idea a reality?

InventHelp is a company that is dedicated to helping inventors along the way, turning an idea into an invention. Read a few articles about InventHelp and see what they can do for you:

The ideas that we have mentioned in this article are all ones that started with InventHelp. Inventors who wanted to seize the day and were not afraid to ask for help. Everyone who shaped the world started somewhere, and no matter how little your idea is, it could become big.

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