The 50 Cheapest, Most Impressive Home Upgrades On Amazon

These clever improvements won’t put a dent in your wallet.

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I would say that I’m equally as obsessed with upgrading my home’s look as I am with refreshing my look. And since I try to keep things fresh pretty often, the costs can add up quickly.

Thankfully, I've learned where to find the best deals for upgrading my home. (Hint: it's also the name of a massive rainforest.) I've compiled a little bit of everything to spruce up each room of the house. Making improvements shouldn’t mean making huge dents in your bank account and thanks to Amazon, it doesn’t have to.


This Paper Towel Holder That Sticks Under Your Kitchen Cabinet

This stainless steel paper towel holder sticks right underneath any kitchen cabinet or on your wall, so that you don’t travel around your counter dripping water as you reach to grab a towel. No installation or drilling is needed to install this, and the under-cabinet design is also so helpful for freeing up precious counter space.


This Faucet Splash Guard That Keeps Your Sink Mess-Free

Water around the sink is inevitable, but it doesn’t have to land on your actual counter. Use this faucet splash guard to prevent water stains and keep things a bit more tidy. Made of tough silicone, the pad catches water droplets and drains them back into the sink with the two flat surfaces on its border. The durable material can also be folded to perfectly fill up the space between the wall and the faucet.


This 25-Piece Set Of Clear Trays To Organize Messy Drawers

Disorganized drawers will be a thing of the past once you snag these clear organizer trays. The 25-piece set includes bins in four different sizes so you can organize everything from bathroom essentials to office supplies. The set also comes with self-adhesive nonslip pads you can add to the bottom of each tray to help it stay in place.


This Cup Washer That Can Easily Reach Into Any Tall Bottle

Cleaning every corner of a tall tumbler or wine glass is nearly impossible. Instead of trying to somehow squeeze a sponge in through the top, attach this cup washer to your kitchen sink. The tool flushes out a powerful water flow to wash any glass or bottle as you place it upside down on the copper surface and press down. It reduces the time spent soaking and scrubbing away and achieves a better clean.


These Nonstick Liners That Help Keep Your Oven Clean

To help keep your oven clean, place these nonstick liners on the bottom to catch food drips and spills. The reusable liners are BPA- and PFOA-free and heat-resistant up to 500 degrees Fahrenheit. You can simply trim them to fit your oven and clean them in the dishwasher as needed — so say goodbye to scrubbing burnt-on food that gets left behind after messy meals.


These Motion Sensor Lights That Can Run For Up To 125 Hours

Whether you trip on your stairs when coming home late or struggle to find what you need in that dark hallway closet, these motion sensor lights are sure to come in handy all around your home. They detect motion from up to 10 feet away and then automatically turn on, but switch off again 30 seconds after no further motion has been detected. They’ll shine 35 lumens of bright LED light and can run for 125 hours.


These Clear-Top Storage Bags That Easily Fit Under Your Bed

If you by any chance actually don’t have Carrie Bradshaw’s magical closet that seems never-ending, you’ll find great use for these storage bags. At just 6 inches tall but 42 inches long, they can easily fit under any bed and give you enough room to pack in a ton of thick sweaters that you’ve run out of hangers for. The clear plastic top cover and full opening makes it easy to see what you have and grab it in just seconds. The reinforced handle is tear-proof so you don’t have to worry when moving the bags around your home.


This Waterproof Mat That Feels Like You’re Stepping On A Cloud

To combat the toll that standing for a long period of time can take on your feet, lower back, and knees, place this cushioned anti-fatigue mat down. It’s waterproof, making it safe to use in the kitchen when you’re washing dishes or in the office when using your standing desk and sipping on coffee. The 1/2-inch thick foam is designed with non-skid corners to prevent tripping and a non-slip bottom to keep it in place.


A Cooling Mattress Pad Cover With Deep Pockets

Mattresses are not cheap and it’s silly to let as something as accidental as a cup of tea spilling to ruin them. To protect your investment, put on this mattress pad cover. Made of a blend of microfiber and bamboo fibers, the cover helps prevent heat from being trapped between your body and the mattress so that you’re cool all night. While keeping you comfy, it’s also keeping your bed safe from any stains. The non-slip elastic corner bands can fit around deep pockets up to 18 inches in thickness.


A Reusable Pet Hair Remover That Can Clean Any Fabric

Leave behind the sticky tape and those double-sided brushes for this pet hair remover that gets the job done every time without having to go over and over the same area. This roller removes pet fur from just about any surface, including couches, clothes, and carpet, and sends all the build-up into the waste chamber. When finished, simply press the handle button and empty out all the pet hair.


A Machine Washable Shower Curtain With Mesh For Air To Circulate

If it’s been a while since you’ve spruced up your bathroom with a new shower curtain, grab this waffle weave one with a built-in liner. Above the heavyweight fabric is a sheer mesh panel that allows air to circulate so that your shower or tub doesn’t get too foggy, and the fabric comes off with the snap of a few buttons, allowing you to run it through the washing machine. Keep the curtain in place with the magnets on each bottom corner.


These Rug Pad Grippers That Prevent Tripping

A slipping rug is not only annoying but dangerous too. Avoid any trips with these rug pad grippers that firmly hold on to any floor type — including outdoors. Each pad is extremely thin (at just 1/10 of an inch thick) and will be completely inconspicuous after attaching.


A Comfy Bath Pillow That’s Big Enough To Support Your Head, Neck & Back

Taking a nice long bath can be very relaxing — until your neck starts to ache from the hard tile. This bath pillow prevents that. Its mesh-covered surface is cushioned and ventilated to give your, head, neck, and back the support they need without getting soggy or too warm. The large surface is kept in place using the six extra-strong suction cups on the back and the entire thing can be hung to dry afterwords with the included hook.


These Chic Pathway Lights That Are Powered By The Sun

Installing these pathway lights is as easy as pressing them right into the ground. A solar panel built into the top of each one eliminates the need for any complicated wiring — and they can even absorb enough sunlight to stay lit for up to 10 hours at night. Choose from two finishes: black or brown.


These Organizer Bins With A Clear, Stackable Design

Turn your fridge into an organized paradise with these clear, stackable storage bins. This set of eight comes with two sizes of bins — four medium 6-by-11.5-inch bins and four large 7-by-14.7-inch bins — allowing you to store snacks, veggies, drinks, and condiments of all sizes. With handles that make these easy to pull out, you’ll never wonder whether or not you have pickles or lemons again.


This Double-Sided Hanging Bra Organizer That Spins 360 Degrees

Bras are not something you want to squish inside your drawer, but they can take up a lot of space that your dresser may not be able to afford. Instead of all of that, place them instead in this hanging bra organizer. The linen cloth is dual-sided with 20 total mesh pockets: five long pockets for wired bras and 15 smaller pockets for sports bras, wire-free bras, and panties. In addition to being able to rotate 360 degrees so you can easily view both sides, the hanger also has a breathable design to keep your delicates protected.


This Small Cord Organizer That Can Stick To Any Appliance

Have you ever wondered what to do about the small cord from your kitchen appliances? Clean up your counter space with this pack of adhesive organizers that will stick right to the side of your stand mixer, coffee maker, air fryer, or blender and give those oddly long cords somewhere to tuck into. It’s the perfect way to still have your tool plugged in without its cord swimming around your cookie jars.


A Shower Squeegee That’s Resistant To Rust

A cloudy shower wall can make any bathroom look crummy, which is why I’m a big fan when it comes to this squeegee. Not only does it deliver a streak-free shine, but it’s also made from stainless steel — so there’s no need to worry about it rusting over time. Secure it to your shower wall using the included suction cup and it’ll always be ready to go when you need it.


A Rustic Lazy Susan Made Of Real Acacia Wood

Don’t make cooking harder than it has to be by knocking down everything in your cupboard to find the one spice hiding in the back corner. This gorgeous lazy Susan lets you see exactly where the paprika is with just a quick spin of its 360 degree base. And at 13 inches wide, you can easily pack in all sorts of ingredients — from small paprika bottles to large jugs of salt.


This Can Organizer That Helps Save *So* Much Space

Lining up your cans on a shelf can take up a ton of space, so why not pop them into this organizer instead? Three tiers give you ample room for dozens of cans, while its stackable design means you can even place multiple organizers on top of each other. Plus, it even features plastic dividers to help keep each row neatly separated.


These Steel Racks That Help You Organize Pans, Lids, & More

Whether your cabinets have become a jumbled mess of pans, cutting boards, or even baking sheets, these racks can help you tidy things up. They’re made from tough steel that can handle holding up heavy bakeware — and since the storage slots are wide, you can even fit multiple items inside depending on how thick they are.


A Set Of Nonslip Cutting Boards In 3 Sizes

Step up your meal prep with this set of three cutting boards in small, medium, and large sizes. Each board is made from nonporous material with a textured surface and nonslip feet to help provide a grippy surface while you chop ingredients. The boards also have grooved edges to keep drips off your counter, and they’re dishwasher-safe for easy cleanup.


An Organizer Shelf That’ll Maximize Your Desktop Space

I’m a full believer that a clean work space is a motivating work space. So why not organize your clutter with his adjustable shelf that sits on your desktop to help keep your books, notepads, and maybe even a succulent or two in place? At just 16 inches long, the customizable pieces, made of natural wood, can be adjusted into any shape you desire so it best fits what you use the most.


A Hanging Trash Can That Makes Clearing The Counter A Breeze

Save time cleaning up all those food scraps with this hanging trash can that hangs onto any kitchen cabinet door to line up with your counter. When you aren’t using it, simply push down this plastic bin to have it retract, so it doesn’t get in your way as your walking through your kitchen.


These Elegant Curtains That Block Out Heat, Cold & Light

If you’ve never experienced blackout curtains before, you’ll be shocked at what a difference they can make to your sleep. This pair blocks out up to 99% of light to give you a dark oasis to gently fall asleep in. These insulated curtains are also helpful for blocking out noise, heat, and cold. This pack of two panels come in 40 different colors, all of which are fade-resistant to keep your bedroom or living room always looking as elegant as ever.


These Clear Storage Bins For Instant Organization

Give your messy cabinets and closets a makeover with these clear storage bins. They’re deep enough to hold a variety of items, from cleaning supplies to sweaters and blankets, and it’s easy to find exactly what you need thanks to the see-through design. Plus, the built-in handles make the bins easy to move as needed.


A Wall-Mounted Organizer For Mops, Brooms, & Cleaning Tools

If your utility closet feels a bit chaotic, this wall-mounted broom holder will get things in order. The lightweight yet durable organizer can hold up to 40 pounds and features four slots for mops, brooms, and rakes, plus four hooks to hang additional cleaning tools. All the necessary installation hardware is also included.


A Quick-Drying Bath Mat With A Soft, Faux-Suede Surface

Featuring a faux-suede surface, this bath mat provides a soft place to step when you get out of the shower. It’s also highly absorbent and quick-drying, and it has rubber backing to help it stay in place on the bathroom floor. Best of all, the bath mat is super easy to clean and comes in a variety of colors including gray, royal blue, and lavender.


A Stained Glass Window Decal That Gives You Some Privacy

Sure, decorating your walls with art is fun but have you ever thought about decorating your windows too? This stained glass window decal makes it easy. This colorful design firmly sticks to any glass and leaves behind no residue after removal. Not only is it a unique decor piece but it also blocks out 96% of UV rays and gives you a bit more privacy. Plus, the rainbow blocks cast a beautiful shine in the house when the sun is out.


A Set Of Stainless Steel Mixing Bowls With Airtight Lids

Perfect for mixing and prepping ingredients, this set of stainless steel bowls is a chic and super functional kitchen upgrade. The set includes bowls in five different sizes, and each one comes with an airtight lid to help keep food fresh. The bowls are safe for the dishwasher and freezer, and they’re stackable to take up minimal storage space.


These Reusable Dishcloths That’ll Replace Paper Towel Rolls

Ditch the paper towel rolls because these Swedish dishcloths can be used up to 100 times each, and they’re great for cleaning countertops, washing dishes, and wiping down mirrors and windows. Made from plant-based material, the biodegradable dishcloths can absorb up to 20 times their weight in water and they dry quickly to prevent odors. Just toss them in the washing machine when they need a refresh.


A Magnetic Curtain That Keeps You From Wasting Energy & Heat

Lined with 36 heavy-duty magnets, this insulated curtain blocks cold air from getting in in the winter and hot air from getting in in the summer. It’s made with soft and durable PVC that’s safe for children and pets to touch, and has magnets in the middle that keep it closed but are easy to walk through hands-free. All you have to do is stick it to your door frame using the rolls of special tape they include and pay attention to how much your saving on your heat and air conditioning bills.


A Wrap Organizer That Keeps Your Plastic & Aluminum In Order

No matter how neat you try to be, it seems like there’s always extra ripped pieces of aluminum foil and plastic wrap to try to shove back into the container. This wrap organizer has a slide cutter that gives you precision every time so you’re not wasting any and you’re keeping your drawers nice and neat. Plus, the bamboo dispenser with transparent labels looks a lot better than a paper box that inevitably becomes warped.


An Over-The-Door Pantry Organizer With 24 Clear Pockets

With this over-the-door pantry organizer, it will be a cinch to find the spices and condiments you need. The hanging organizer features 24 clear pockets that make it easy to see what’s inside, and there are three adjustable stainless steel hooks to fit doors of various widths. Additionally, this organizer is a great storage solution for toiletries, laundry supplies, and more.


These Grippy Silicone Oven Mitts With Rave Reviews

If it’s time to replace your ratty old oven mitts, this set of silicone mitts has earned a near-perfect 4.8-star rating from thousands of Amazon reviewers. Available in colors such as red, black, and aqua, the mitts are waterproof and offer heat resistance up to 450 degrees Fahrenheit. They also have a nonslip grip and a longer length that provides extra coverage for your wrists.


These Underwear Organizers That Are Moisture-Resistant

Underwear drawer looking a little messy? Get it looking neat and tidy with these organizers. Two of them feature 24 slots where you can stash underwear, ties, belts, socks, and more, while the third organizer has 16 larger slots that are better suited for bulky items, like athletic socks or small ornaments. Plus, the PBT fabric is resistant to dust as well as moisture.


These Chair Leg Protectors That Are Hardly Noticeable

There’s a good chance that you’ll hardly notice your chair legs are topped with these protectors, as they’re made from transparent silicone for an extra-subtle look. They also stretch to fit your chair legs — so there’s no need for any tools during installation — and the felt pad is even embedded into the silicone so that it won’t fall off.


A Durable Set Of Glasses That Come With Glass Straws & Cleaning Brushes

This set of glasses will make mixing oat milk into your morning cup of coffee just a bit more exciting. Their can-like shape is molded from lead-free and BPA-free glass that can withstand temperatures from -68 degrees Fahrenheit to 212 degrees Fahrenheit. The set of four tumblers also comes with four matching glass straws and two cleaning brushes to reach every corner as well as the straws.


A Silicone Toilet Brush That Easily Bends For A Deeper Clean

Unlike an ordinary design, this best-selling toilet brush is made with silicone bristles that are easily bent so that they can reach around the angle of the interior rim, cleaning every possible corner. The holder is also upgraded as it is equipped with a drip slot to better drain the water that accumulates. By having the water drip out instead of collecting at the bottom of the base, the brush will have a hygienic place to be held, but it still looks sleek thanks to the rose gold hue.


This Roll Up Drying Rack That Can Support 33 Pounds Of Dishes

Made of stainless steel rods with silicone edges, this drying rack doesn’t take up nearly as much counter space as one typically does. In fact, the roll up design is able to be stored in a drawer and sit over the sink, allowing your dishes to drip right into the basin. This way, not only is it a way to dry up to 33 pounds of dishes, but it also can be used as a surface for rinsing fruits and veggies.


This Museum Wax That Keeps Your Valuable Antiques From Falling Over

To keep all your antiques and knickknacks safe from falling over when someone passes by, use just a bit of this museum wax. Placing it on the bottom of any knick knack will keep it in place without leaving a residue once you decide to move it, and it’s removable and reusable if you want to rearrage your belongings without damage.


An Attractive Doormat That’s Washable & Outdoor-Friendly

Skip the kitschy doormats and those pesky ones that are impossible to keep clean and opt for this simple, attractive doormat instead. It’s suitable for indoor and outdoor use and can be washed either by hand with a spray bottle or in the washing machine. It’s a little upgrade that can go a long way.

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This 3-Tiered Corner Shelf That Can Hold Up To 45 Pounds

At just $20, this shelving unit will most likely be the most affordable piece of furniture in your home. But don’t be fooled, affordable doesn’t mean poor quality. Each wooden shelf can hold up to 15 pounds, and the entire thing takes just five minutes to assemble. This shelf comes in a 15 finishes to match your room, including gray, walnut, beech, and black.


A Sleek Dispenser That Can Hold Dozens Of Plastic Bags

Every home has that one cabinet that’s filled with loose plastic bags, so why not open up some space by storing them inside of this dispenser? The wide front opening makes it easy to pull out a bag whenever you need one — and each order even comes with screws so that you can mount it on a cabinet door for easy access.


The Shower Hair Catcher That Won’t Rust Over Time

Unlike some hair catchers that will start to corrode after a few months, this one is made from sleek stainless steel that’s resistant to rust. It’s designed to fit any standard 4-inch shower stall drain opening — and cleanup is as eays as swiping all the gathered hair out, then disposing of it in a trashcan.


A Purse Organizer That Doesn’t Take Up Any Closet Space

Storing your purses on a closet shelf is a waste of space when you could just place them inside of this organizer. It hangs over any standard-sized door, helping you maximize your available closet space — and the clear pockets make it easy to see which purse is stored where without having to unpack anything. Choose from three colors: java brown, white, or black.


This Luxe Woven Hamper That Doubles As A Storage Basket

This aesthetically pleasing woven hamper not only promises to be an instant hamper upgrade that blends into any space, it also can pull double duty as storage for blankets, books, and entryway items. It’s made of natural cotton rope with reinforced handles for easy carrying to your laundry room. Choose from six pretty neutral colorways.


A 2-Pack Of Glass Carafes That Can Be Used For All Sorts Of Beverages

Impress your guests (and your family) by serving fresh iced tea and lemonade in these pretty glass carafes — they’re also handy for things like milk, juice, and spa water. They’ll make your breakfast or lunch table look just a little more dressed up, and since they come with lids, you can store them in the fridge, too.


These Draft Stoppers That Can Help You Cut Down On Energy Bills

A drafty door can quickly run up your home’s energy bills, so why not seal up that gap with one of these draft stoppers? Installation is as easy as peeling off the adhesive backing, then pressing it right into place on your door — and you can even trim it to fit smaller doors if needed.


These Stylish Soap Dispensers Made From Diamond-Cut Glass

Still using the plastic dispenser your soap came in? Not only are these glass dispensers a beautiful upgrade, but the diamond-cut surface is a timeless design that’ll never go out of style. The pumps are also made from rust-resistant stainless steel — and the base features a non-slip thread to help keep them in place.

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