07/06/2015 12:51 EDT | Updated 07/06/2015 12:59 EDT

How To Improve Your Phone's Sound With One Easy Trick

There are few simpler pleasures in life than gathering your friends together for an impromptu picnic during the summer. But in order for it to be truly spontaneous, you're bound to forget a few key elements — like say, a speaker.

In the video above by sketch comedy duo Tripp and Tyler, they explain the easiest way to change the quality of music coming from your phone from sounding like it's at the bottom of a well to something that is at least ear bud-worthy. You can watch their whole clip, or just fast-forward to 7:17, when the useful stuff starts happening.

Of course, if you want something a little more intense, there are plenty of apps (for both iPhones and Androids) that can boost your phone's sound. We just like doing things the easy way.

Also on HuffPost

Best Life Hacks For The Beach!