There is no doubt about it, Americans love coffee. Whether they have a cup (or two) to get the day going or enjoy some with a tasty dessert at the end of the day, coffee is everywhere. There are always pots brewing in the kitchen or at the office, but have you ever thought of what happens to those left over coffee grounds? They usually just get tossed out because most don't know what they are capable of. 

We love to make the most out of everything we use, so we searched for new ways to use coffee grounds. From a great cosmetic fix to a new tool for your garden, coffee grounds have more to offer than you might think. You may be shocked by all of the great ways you can use them. 

Before you throw out your coffee grounds, check out the slideshow above to learn 12 ways you can put them to use! 

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