With busy work and personal lives, keeping your home organized, clean, and efficient can sometimes inadvertently take second priority in life. However, it’s easier than you think to upgrade your space without a ton of work — or money. From magnetic spice racks to scented drawer liners, here are 50 genius things for your home that make a difference — and are cheap as hell on Amazon.
These Highly-Rated Magnetic Spice Racks With A Paper Towel Holder
Roysili Magnetic Spice Rack & Paper Towel Holder (5-Pack)
Amazon See On Amazon If you’re short on pantry, counter, or wall space in which to store your spices, check out these magnetic racks that can mount directly to your refrigerator or other appliance. Each super sturdy rack can hold up to 8 pounds and features a lipped edge and bar to keep everything in place. Plus, the set comes with a magnetic paper towel holder for even more kitchen organization.
A Popular Broom & Dustpan Set That’s Self-Cleaning
kelamayi Broom and Dustpan Set
AmazonSee On Amazon Everyone needs a good broom and dustpan set and this one is a great find at a budget-friendly price. The broom features an extendable handle to keep you comfortable while sweeping, and, when not in use, it snaps to the dustpan to stand and store. And the dustpan features a built-in comb to make sure everything you’ve collected comes off the broom and into the garbage.
These Stainless Steel Salad Scissors That Make Chopping Easy
Trudeau Toss and Chop Salad Tongs
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Use these multi-use scissors to effortless chop and mix fruit, veggies, and various greens directly in the bowl for a delicious salad. With a soft and ergonomic grip and stainless steel blades, these scissors can also be used as tongs to serve the salad after you’ve chopped it all up.
This Cheeky Alarm Clock That Wheels Away To Prevent Snoozing
CLOCKY Alarm Clock on Wheels
Amazon See On Amazon If you’re the kind of person who snoozes themself into trouble in the mornings, this alarm clock is for you. After releasing an extra loud alarm to wake you up, the clock continues beeping while throwing itself off your nightstand and wheeling around the room, forcing you to get up on time to turn it off.
These Silicone Sheet Pan Dividers To Cook Multiple Things At Once
Prepd Cheat Sheets Sheet Pan Dividers (Set Of 4)
Amazon See On AmazonKeep your food separate and easy to remove with these clever sheet pan dividers. Great for meal prepping, they allow you to put multiple items on one cooking sheet while offering easy removal depending on each item’s cooking time — no need to worry about burnt Brussels sprouts paired with under-done chicken. Plus, not only are they nonstick and heat resistant up to 450 degrees Fahrenheit, they’re dishwasher-safe to make dinner easier than ever.
These Non-Adhesive Drawer Liners That Smell Delicious
Elodie Essentials 6 Scented Drawer Liners Non-Adhesive Paper Sheets for Home Closet Shelves, Cabinet and Dresser Drawers - Royal Damask Print - 14 x 19½ Inch (Fresh Linen)
AmazonSee On Amazon Revive old furniture or make a classic Ikea piece more special with these drawer liners. They’re not adhesive, so they don’t stick inside the drawer and ruin nice pieces, but instead lay flat in the bottom for easy removal if needed. Plus, they won’t only make your furniture look great, but with long-lasting scents like linen, rose, and lavender, they’ll also make your furniture — and clothes — smell fresh.
A Versatile Jar Opener That Mounts Directly To The Bottom Of A Cabinet
EZ Off Jar Opener
AmazonSee On Amazon Open stuck or snug containers, from vanilla bottles to extra-large pickle jars, in seconds with one hand when you have this clever opener. Just mount this opener to the bottom of your kitchen cabinet to save space, and the clever V-shape will do the rest of the work. Best part, it’ll stay tucked away, but you’ll know the opener is there.
These Wooden Coasters That Stack To Look Like A Snail
Damuzhi Wooden Coasters
Amazon See On Amazon Say goodbye to boring old coasters and hello to these adorable wooden ones that, when stacked and put in their holder, look like a piece of art. The set of four coasters features a thick wood design and, when not in use, sit vertically on another piece of lighter wood to look like a cute snail.
An Adorable Butter Dish With A Cutting Board Lid
Home Acre Designs Butter Dish with Lid
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This farmhouse-style butter dish is a must have for every kitchen. Not only does the stainless steel basin keep up to two sticks of butter fresh and mess-free, but the airtight lid also doubles as a cutting board. Whether you keep your butter in the refrigerator or on the countertop, this clever and cute dish is an easy “add to cart.”
A Portable Blanket That Turns Any Surface Into An Ironing Board
BNYD Portable Ironing Mat Blanket
AmazonSee On Amazon Keep your things wrinkle-free no matter where you are when you have this portable ironing board. Made of a polyester/cotton blend, this blanket turns any flat surface — like a bed, washing machine, dresser, kitchen table, you name it — into a sturdy and safe ironing board.
This Flexible Sponge Holder That Hooks To The Base Of Your Faucet
Umbra Sling Flexible Sponge Holder
Amazon See On Amazon Great for holding traditional rectangular sponges or scrubbing brushes, this holder uses elastic and non-slip properties to hook directly around the base of your faucet to keep things tidy. It features cutouts at the bottom to drain excess water as well as a large hole that can store your bristled scrubbing brush.
These Space-Saving Hangers That Hang 5 Items At Once
HOUSE DAY Space-Saving Hangers (10-Pack)
AmazonSee On Amazon If you’re short on closet space — or large on wardrobe — check out these space saving hangers. Five traditional hangers can be hooked through the holes on the base of this one. Then, the sturdy swivel hook on this hanger allows it to be dropped vertically to hang five things in the space of only one hanger. These hangers are also handy if you want your clothes perfectly spaced out for a totally aesthetic closet.
These Silicone Baking Mats That Are Reusable And Nonstick
Kitzini Silicone Baking Mat Set
AmazonSee On Amazon If you’re looking to reduce your parchment paper or aluminum foil use in the oven, check out these silicone baking mats. The mats are heat resistant up to 480 degrees, feature a fiberglass mesh that evenly distributes heat, and are firm enough to use without a baking sheet. They’re also reusable up to 3,000 times and can be rolled up to easily store between uses.
These Drill Attachment Brushes To Make Your Surfaces Shine
Holikme 22 Piece Drill Brush Attachments Set, Black Scrub Pads & Sponge, Power Scrubber Brush with Extend Long Attachment All Purpose Clean for Grout, Tiles, Sinks, Bathtub, Bathroom, Kitchen & Auto
AmazonSee On Amazon Stop manually scrubbing your bathroom tile or kitchen backsplash and attach these brushes to your drill instead. This 22-piece set comes with scouring pads, bristle brushes, and wool pads to efficiently clean everything from the tub to the kitchen counter to the garage — these pieces can really do it all quickly and with very little effort on your part.
This Knife & Cutlery Cleaner With Strong, Durable Bristles
Joseph Joseph Cutlery Cleaner
AmazonSee On Amazon Just add soap and then run your forks, knives, and spoons through this scrubber for cutlery that shines like the top of the Chrysler Building. The wrap-around design features sturdy and durable bristles on the top and bottom to scrub your cutlery until they’re clean while keeping your fingers away from any sharp blades.
These Vegetable Peelers That Protect Your Fingers From Slicing
Mudder Finger Vegetable Peelers (4 Pieces)
Amazon See On Amazon If you’re prone to accidental finger slices in the kitchen like I am, then these finger peelers are for you. They slide directly onto two of your fingers, and feature a stainless steel blade on the other end that allows you to peel your veggies, fruits, potatoes — you name it — while protecting your fingers.
An Electric Candle Lighter That’s Portable & Rechargeable
【Upgraded】 Dual Arc Electric Candle Lighter Rechargeable USB Lighter Plasma Arc Lighters for Candle (Rose Gold)
AmazonSee On Amazon Say goodbye to matches and traditional lighters and hello to this ingenious electric lighter. Not only will it light your candles, but it also has plenty of safety features to make sure it doesn’t light anything else: an on/off safety switch and a dented power button that can’t be pressed by accident. Plus, it’s flameless and can be recharged, which makes it a sleek and practical home addition.
This Long Neck Reading Light With 3 Color Temperatures
Glocusent 5W Clip on Light, 36 LED Reading Light for Bed, Eye Caring Bed Reading Lamp, 3 Colors & 5 Brightness Levels, Bed Lamp for Headboard with Adapter, Perfect for Reading, Working & Studying
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Catch up on that to-be-read pile of nightstand books when you have this reading light. It has a 16-inch long adjustable neck that can clip onto your headboard or nightstand and 36 LEDs that evenly distribute and focus light exactly where you need it. Plus, it has five brightness levels and three color temperatures depending on the time of day you’re reading.
These See-Through Mesh Bags That Hang From Your Fridge Door
MOLANLY Hanging Mesh Bags for Refrigerator Door (4 Pieces)
Amazon See On Amazon Add convenient and space-saving storage to your refrigerator with these mesh bags. They hook to the edge of your refrigerator door, and feature two see-through pockets to store restaurant ketchup packets, yeast, small sauces, and other things that often get lost or cluttered in the refrigerator.
A Bamboo Bath Tray With A Sturdy Wine Glass Holder
Homemaid Living Bamboo Bathtub Tray
AmazonSee On Amazon Bring the spa home when you have this bathtub tray. Not only is it made of sturdy, sustainable, and stylish bamboo, but it has a spot for all your bathtime essentials. There’s a wine glass holder, a sunken tray for your phone, and a detachable stand to hold your tablet upright to watch your favorite shows. Plus it’s extendable from 29.5 to 43 inches to fit the width of your bathtub.
A Knife Block With Flex Rods That Fit Any Kind Of Knife
Mantello Universal Knife Block
AmazonSee On Amazon This two-tiered knife block isn’t an ordinary knife block. Instead of featuring pre-measures slots that only fit a certain kind of knife, this block is filled with flexible rods that allow you to insert any kind of knife — or other kitchen utensil — wherever you want. It’s made of sturdy wood, and the rods are dishwasher safe for an easy clean.
This Microfiber Duster That Swiftly Cleans Between Window Blinds
Hiware Window Blind Cleaner
AmazonSee On Amazon Cleaning your blinds will be easier than ever with this duster. It features three plastic arms covered in a durable microfiber cloth that slip between thin blinds to slide across and simultaneously clean the top and bottom. Plus, the handle and cloth are both washable and reusable to reduce your single-use plastic or paper consumption.
This Adjustable Pizza Container That’s Microwavable
The Perfect Pizza Pack Pizza Storage Container with 5 Microwavable Serving Trays
Amazon See On Amazon Bring leftover pizza to work for lunch while ensuring the toppings make it there unscathed with this pizza container. Not only is it the perfect shape to keep your slice intact, but it comes with small triangular trays that allow you to stack up to five slices on top of each other. It’s microwavable, features an airtight seal for easy transport, and is dishwasher safe.
This 2-Tier Shelf & Drawer That Sits Snug In A Corner
Y&ME YM 2-Tier Corner Organizer With Drawer
Amazon See On Amazon Add additional storage to the often overlooked corner of your kitchen or bathroom counter when you have this two-tier shelf. Crafted of metal and wood, it features two sturdy shelves, which are perfect for kitchen and bathroom essentials, and a drawer for tucking away things you don’t want to display. Plus, it’s moisture-resistant, so you can feel free to use in even the most humid of bathrooms.
A Tortilla Bowl Maker That Bakes Tortillas In Under 3 Minutes
Nostalgia Taco Tuesday Tortilla Bowl Maker
Amazon See On Amazon Elevate your taco Tuesday with this tortilla bowl maker. Simply shape an 8- to 10-inch flour tortilla inside, cook for under three minutes, and easily remove from the nonstick press. Then, fill with your favorite toppings — corn, beans, salsa, beef, chicken, avocado, you name it. Plus, it’s not limited to tortillas, you can fill this maker with cinnamon churros or pancakes to create a dessert or breakfast bowl.
A Container That Keeps Herbs Fresher For Longer
NOVART Herb Saver
AmazonSee on Amazon If you’re tired of buying delicious fresh herbs only for them to go bad before you’ve had a chance to use them, then you’ll love this herb saver. Just pour a bit of water into the glass container, trim and arrange your herbs, pop the container in the fridge, and they’ll stay fresh for up to three weeks. A ventilated lid promotes crucial airflow.
This Best-Selling Pillow Case Lounger That Kids Will Love
Butterfly Craze Floor Pillow Case
Amazon See on Amazon This best-selling floor pillow case provides kids with a comfy and cozy place to watch TV, play video games, or chill with friends. Perfect for a slumber party or camping trips, this case can be stuffed with five pillows or the filling of your choice, making it super plush. It’s so comfy, you may be tempted to use it yourself.
These Hassle-Free Laundry Detergent Sheets
Arm & Hammer Power Sheets Laundry Detergent (50-Count)
Amazon See on Amazon These laundry detergent sheets contain a concentrated amount of detergent which quickly dissolves in the wash to clean your clothes and leave them smelling fresh. They’re pre-measured and perforated for added ease and take up way less space in your laundry room than a huge plastic bottle of liquid detergent, not to mention, there won’t be any spills with these sheets.
A Bamboo Charcuterie Board That Comes With Knives & A Slate
BlauKe® Bamboo Cheese Board with Knife Set and Slate – 12 inch Round Charcuterie Board, Serving Tray, Platter, Wood Cheese Board Set – Gift Idea
AmazonSee on Amazon Everyone one needs a good charcuterie board and this one is surprisingly affordable (although it looks like it costs way more). Made from bamboo, this circular board has a removable slate plate that can be used to serve additional meats, cheeses, and fruits. It swivels open to reveal a four stainless steel cheese knives with matching bamboo handles.
A Food Dispenser That Automatically Feeds Your Pets
IMIPAW Automatic Pet Feeders
Amazon See on Amazon Whether you work odd hours, are going on vacation, or just forget to feed your pet until they ask, “Where’s my breakfast?” this automatic pet feeder will be a “lifesaver,” as one happy reviewer raved. With the freedom to control how much and how often your pets get fed, this feeder allows you to consistently keep your pets satisfied without a second thought.
A First Aid Kit To Keep You Emergency-Ready
Thrive First Aid Kit with 291 Pieces - Contains All You Need for Minor Injuries and Most Emergencies for Your Home, Business, and Car Camping
AmazonSee on AmazonKeep this first aid kit handy in your home or car and you’ll be ready for when emergencies strike. It comes with all the necessities to attend to to different types of injuries from cuts to sprains, including a number of bandages, gauze, gloves, antiseptic wipes, cold compresses, and more. The convenient carrying case is made from durable and water-resistant nylon.
An Ice Scream Scooper That Can Go In The Dishwasher
BlauKe® Stainless Steel Ice Cream Scoop | Professional Ice Cream Scooper with Comfortable Non-Slip Rubber Grip | Heavy Duty Dishwasher Safe Baller Scoop
AmazonSee on Amazon This scooper is made from sturdy stainless steel that won’t bend, so it easily scoops out ice cream no matter how frozen it seems. The handle has an anti-slip coating that makes for a firm grip and that won’t feel cold to the touch. It also works great to make uniform cookies, melon balls, or meatballs, and tosses in the dishwasher for easy cleanup.
These Anti-Fatigue Mats To Make Standing More Comfortable
Homergy Anti Fatigue Kitchen Mats for Floor 2 Piece Set, Memory Foam Cushioned Rugs, Comfort Standing Desk Mats for Office, Home, Laundry Room, Waterproof & Ergonomic, 17.3x30.3 and 17.3x59
AmazonSee on Amazon These anti-fatigue mats will help cushion pressure on your body when standing for long periods. With memory foam padding that conforms to the shape of your feet, this water-resistant mat has a grippy lining that keeps it from sliding around your floor. Place it in front of your kitchen sink, washer and dryer, or beneath your standing desk.
A Unique Fidget Cube To Help Reduce Stress
SHASHIBO Fidget Cube
Amazon See on Amazon Remember the age of fidget spinners? Well, consider this fidget cube an upgrade. Perfect for adults and kids alike, this cube has several shifting, magnetic components that allow you to create over 70 shapes. With 18 colorful and psychedelic patterns to choose from, this fidget cube is designed to help calm anxious nerves, increase focus, and keep you off your phone while you watch TV.
A Control That Allows You To Close Your Garage Door From Anywhere
Chamberlain Smart Garage Control
AmazonSee on Amazon You’ll never have to wonder, “Did I close my garage door?” ever again thanks to this smart garage control that allows you to close your garage door from literally anywhere by using a simple app. Compatible with most garage doors, this control allows you to schedule when your garage opens and closes and receive alerts if it’s been left open.
These Best-Selling Organizers To Tidy Up Your Drawers
Vtopmart Clear Plastic Drawer Organizers (25 Pieces)
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A Cold Brew Maker That’s Surprisingly Versatile
Coffee Gator Cold Brew Coffee Maker
AmazonSee on Amazon This cold brew maker does more than just make iced coffee. Inside the carafe is a mesh filter that holds coffee grounds, loose leaf tea, or even fruit and herbs to transform water into your favorite beverage. The leak-proof has a tapered spout and handle so you can serve drinks straight from the carafe, keeping them fresh for weeks. It even comes with a scooper for accurate measurements and a funnel for easy filling.
These Storage Straps That Wrangle Tangled Wires
Wrap-It Storage Cinch-Straps (Assorted 16-Pack) Black - Hook and Loop Strap with Write on Label for Easy Cord Identification and Cable Management
AmazonSee on Amazon Tidy up tangled cords, cables, and wires with these genius storage straps which secure them into neat bundles. This pack of 16 stretchy cords comes in a variety of sizes, are sturdier than rubber bands, and are reusable unlike zip ties. Not only will they help to declutter drawers and cabinets, each strap also has a blank label so you can know exactly what cable you’re grabbing.
A Magnetic Holder That Prevents Soap Bars From Getting Soggy
Beauty and the Bees Magnetic Soap Holder
AmazonSee on Amazon This magnetic soap holder allows soap to fully dry, preventing it from getting soggy and getting stuck to showers and tubs. There’s a small metal piece that grips onto your soap and sticks to the magnet on the holder. The holder is made from beech wood and adheres to tiled walls and glass shower doors using peel-and-stick tape.
These Strong Adhesive Strips To Hang Picture Frames
Command Large Picture Hanging Strips (14 Pairs)
AmazonSee on Amazon Boasting over 97,000 five-star ratings, these best-selling adhesive strips eliminate the need for nails and hammers when hanging up picture frames. Able to hold up to 16 pounds, they can be used on a variety of surfaces including wood, painted walls, and metal. You just pop these strong strips to the back of your frame and place them directly onto the wall. Best of all, they “cause no damage to your walls,” as one reviewer pointed out.
A Tiered Organizer With Adjustable Shelves
YouCopia Box Organizer
AmazonSee on Amazon Ideal for maximizing pantry or closet storage, this box organizer keep your cluttered spaces tidy by creating some extra vertical real estate. The shelves on this three-tiered organizer are adjustable, so you can customize the height to fit all of your boxes. It’s no wonder why over 17,000 happy customers awarded it a five-star rating.
Some Cleaning Brushes Designed To Get Into Tight Crevices
Koxuky Crevice Cleaning Brush (3-Pack)
AmazonSee on Amazon It’s a special frustration encountering a crevice that feels like it’ll never be spotless because no cleaning tool can get in there. This crevice cleaning brush, which comes in a set of three, will help you finally tackle those tricky spots. It has an angled handle and a narrow brush head with dense yet flexible bristles that easily slide into tight nooks and crannies for a thorough clean.
A Soft Cup Holder For The Couch
Cup Cozy Pillow
AmazonSee on Amazon Yes, coffee tables and night stands exist, but sometimes you want easier access to your drinks or remote without having to get up from your seat. Enter this cup pillow. With three cup holders, it’s made from insulated foam to help keep your beverage hot or cold and prevent it from spilling onto your sofa or bed. It also doubles as a great place to store snacks or your phone.
A Bidet Attachment That’s Super Easy To Install
Greenco Bidet Attachment
AmazonSee on Amazon Bidets are having a moment, and while top-of-the-line models can run hundreds of dollars, for far, far less you can install this bidet attachment. It connects directly to the toilet’s water source and sits right on top of the seat. It has a dial to adjust water pressure and a moveable nozzle to customize the angle.
These Snakes To Unclog Drains
Vastar Drain Snake (3-Pack)
AmazonSee on Amazon Clogged drains happen, but instead of making an emergency call to your plumber, you can use this set of drain snakes instead. Measuring just under 20 inches, this flexible tool has sharp teeth that grip to debris to help unblock pipes and unclog drains. Just insert, twist, and pull — you’ll be amazed at all the hair and grime you can get rid of.
A Descaler To Make Your Coffee Machine More Efficient
Impresa Coffee Machine Descaler
AmazonSee on Amazon Coffee machines tend to last for years, but every now and then they need a little TLC. Whether you have a Keurig or a Nespresso, this best-selling descaling solution will help clean out any gunk that may have built up. It’s gentle on your machine while still being effective enough to rid it of corrosion, limescale, or other grime, which not only keeps it working in top shape but also makes your coffee taste better.
These Best-Selling LED Tea Lights
Homemory LED Tea Lights (12-Pack)
AmazonSee on Amazon If you’re keen on the ambienceof candles but don’t love the waste, fire, or wax, then you’ll love this pack of LED tea lights. These battery-operated “candles” give off a warm glow and a realistic flicker that really sets the mood for movie nights or upscale dinner parties and can be used over and over again.
A Handy Notebook To Store Usernames & Passwords
Clever Fox Password Book – Alphabetized Internet Address & Password Organizer – Computer & Website Password Keeper Notebook – Log-In Password Journal - Medium, A5, 8.3x5.8″, Hardcover (Black)
AmazonSee on AmazonIf you struggle to remember the passwords to all of your accounts and are tired are of constantly hitting “Forgot password,” then this little book that stores all of your passwords will be your new best friend. Made from vegan leather, this book has designated lines to write websites, usernames, and passwords with alphabetically ordered sections to make information easy to find. Plus, it has an inner pocket to stash important notes and documents.
A Satin Pillowcase That’s Easy On Your Hair & Skin
Mulberry Silk Cooling Pillowcase
AmazonSee on Amazon This luxurious pillowcase made from real mulberry silk feels like it costs way more than it does. Because silk is breathable, it can feel cooler to the touch all night, so you can avoid having to flip over your pillow. Silk pillowcases can help reduce friction said to cause hair breakage and knots, and is also thought to absorb less of your nighttime skin-care products to help keep you more moisturized while you sleep.
A Mop & Bucket Set That Separates Dirty Water From Clean Water
JOYMOOP Mop and Bucket with Wringer Set
AmazonSee on Amazon Cleaning your floors just got a whole lot easier thanks to this mop and bucket set with a built-in wringer. It has two compartments, one for clean, soapy water and another to separate dirty water in the wringing process. The flat mop comes with three reusable microfiber pads that can be cleaned in the washing machine and a rotating head that allows you to get into tricky places, like underneath furniture.