Sales Have Skyrocketed On These 40 Genius Organizational Products On Amazon

Occupying any space — whether it's your living room or your work office — can impact your mood if it isn't tidy. However, it's not always easy to tackle organizational issues head-on. But if you were armed with a slew of products on Amazon that cut clutter, you’d be surprised at how easy it can be. I mean, it's best to prevent a huge mess before you become too busy to clean it up.

Sure, some people might assume that organization is merely an activity for folks who are too hung up on aesthetics. What they fail to realize is this: By having a ton of household goods and office supplies thrown about, they become harder and harder to locate over time. In fact, it becomes similar to searching for a needle in a haystack whenever you need something.

But what if there was a hanging shoe rack that could also store accessories and beauty products? And what about a desk-organizing tray for your paper clips and sticky notes? Your whole life would be instantly upgraded. That sounds great, doesn’t it? Luckily, you’ve found yourself in just the right place. These genius products on Amazon will transform any room into a neat and tidy haven.

1. The Soft Storage Bins That Fold When They're Empty

These foldable storage bins make it easy to pack away those loose items throughout your home. Each one is made with lightweight, breathable fabric and has a sewn-in handle that’s easy to grab. The bins are open at the top, but they can also be used as enclosed drawers when organized inside a storage unit. They also collapse when they're not in use, so you won't have to worry about where to put them — because no one wants a solution to a problem that causes more problems, right?

2. A Rust-Resistant Drying Rack That Folds Up

Drying a load of delicates will no longer be a hassle with this drying rack. Its steel construction comes with 11 waterproof rods that are resistant to rust, and its durable build makes it equipped for repeated use. Plus, the top shelf allows you to lay items flat for faster drying — and due to its accordion-style design, it folds up when you're all done. Once the rack is down to its compact size, you can place it nearly anywhere.

3. This Shoe Hanger Fits Right Over Your Door

Forget about lining up your shoes on the closet floor and opt for a door-hanging organizer. Complete with 24 pockets, it allows you to store at least a dozen pairs of shoes without damaging them or exposing them to dust. It fits over all standard doors and doesn’t need a single tool for attachment. Plus, the clear compartments makes it a great multipurpose organizer. Toys, beauty products, and accessories can all be stored in the pouches.

4. These Organized Compartments For Your Underwear Drawer

Underwear drawers always tend to be the cluttered, due to the various shapes and sizes of the garments. However, this Simple Houseware organizer changes the game with its dividers, which are broken up into sub-dividers for a total of 45 cells. Yes, there is finally a designated place for your lingerie, socks, and underwear that won’t leave your drawer in disarray. The organizer is also crafted in a non-woven fabric which ensures it won’t succumb to mold over time.

5. A Stainless Steel Sponge Holder That Sticks To Your Sink

Are you in need of the perfect place to store your dish-cleaning tools? If so, this adhesive sponge holder will answer your call for help. It's a small caddy specifically designed for kitchen sinks. The stainless steel holder includes a strong, waterproof adhesive on double-sided tape that keeps it firmly in place while holding your cleaning tools. In addition to sponges, it has a slot for your scrubbing brush that prevents water and soap gunk from building up on your counter.

6. This Organizing Rack That Gives Your Pans A Sleek Home

Leave it to the Deco Brothers to create a counter-and-cabinet organizer that’s equal parts sleek and functional in design. It can store pans, pots, and lids on its bronze racks. One of the best features is its ability to be used both vertically and horizontally (depending on the setup of your space). You can leave it as a free-standing organizer or opt for mounting with the included screws.

7. The Over-The-Cabinet Holder That's Great For Cutting Boards

This over-the-door compartment proves its versatility while being mounted on walls or hung on cabinet doors. It has a thin hook with an EVA foam pad to prevent your cabinets from getting scratched. In the kitchen, it can be used to store your collection of cutting boards and baking pans. Bring it into the bathroom to organize your cleaning supplies or hygiene products. “Very easy to put together,” wrote one Amazon reviewer. “I like that you have everything you need to hang it over the door or attach it straight into the wood.”

8. A Wall Rack For Storing Mops, Brooms, And Tools

If you have a variety of brooms and mops, then you know how easily they can take up precious floorspace and create clutter. The Home-It holder makes that a trouble of the past with its wall-mounted design. The plastic unit can hold up to 11 tools — but it doesn’t have to be left for kitchen equipment. You can take it into your garage to store other items in its slots, too. It features rolling balls that automatically adjust to each handle’s individual thickness for a tight, non-slip hold.

9. These Clear Food Bins That Will Keep Your Fridge Organized

Sloppy, overcrowded refrigerators may seem par for the course, but it doesn’t have to be. A set of BPA-free storage bins can be used to pack your fridge in a manner that keeps it organized. This package includes six containers in a selection of sizes for snacks, condiments, juices, and more. They have handles, and they're clear — so you can see into each bin without having to search and scatter items about.

10. The Stick-On Grips That Will Replace Bulky Spice Racks

Free up some room on your counter by forgoing a traditional spice rack and trying these gripper clip strips. Manufactured for use on plastic jars, the clips offer a solution to saving space by giving you a clear view of all available spices. The clip strips can easily be trimmed to fit the interior of any cabinet, giving you the opportunity to create a unique structure. Their strong adhesives keep them securely in place after the door has been shut.

11. A Toothbrush Holder With A Bristle-Protecting Cover

I’ve come across my fair share of tiny bathroom sinks and fully understand the struggle of fitting anything on top of them. You can save some room with this mounted toothbrush holder by placing your toothbrushes on the wall. This one is particularly great because it includes a cover so the bristles aren’t overly exposed. Plus, its vent means your toothbrushes will receive enough air to dry properly, while the double-sided tape keeps it put.

12. An Compact Shelving Unit For Under-The-Sink Storage

Maintain a clean area under your sink with this OBOR organizer. It comes with two-tier storage racks and 10 removable, BPA-free plastic shelves for your convenience. It also features a durable stainless steel structure. The multi-use rack even includes 11 vertical holes so you can adjust the shelving height your needs change. One person wrote, "I got this to go in the cabinet under my sink in my bathroom. I liked how it was expandable and had shelves made of plastic."

13. These Floating Shelves That Are Chic And Simple

There’s something about a set of floating shelves that instantly ups the chic factor in any room. These ones take the minimalist approach to design with their paulownia wood boards and powder-coated brackets. Their clean construction leaves room for you to determine what you’d like to place atop them. They also include all of the hardware necessary to install — and they have a maximum weight capacity of 40 pounds.

14. This Affordable Wrought Iron Rack To Store Pots And Pans

When you run out of space in your cabinets and on your counters, the next place to store items could be the ceiling. That's right: Even your ceiling can be put to work with this Kinetic pot and pan rack. The mounted organizer is engineered with wrought iron for a cool and durable finish. It includes four ceiling hooks, four chains, and 16 hanging hooks for pots and pans. The center grid can also be removed when it's not being used. One customers wrote, "This is a rugged, functional and nice looking addition to a kitchen. I would definitely buy this again."

15. A Transparent Organizer For Your Vanity's Loose Items

Vanities can get untidy pretty quickly. Give yours the boost it needs with this plastic organizer. The transparent bin has five large compartments for a host of beauty products. Seriously: Anything from makeup remover to brushes and eyeshadow palettes can fit into the slots. It has a soft auburn color that adds to its appeal without completely obstructing the view of what's inside. However, you can choose from two more shades: clear and ocean mist.

16. The Knife Holder With A Powerful Magnetic Strip

Typical wooden knife blocks are not only clunky, but they can also be a breeding ground for mold if your tools aren’t dried properly before inserting them. A replacement like the mountable knife holder by Ouddy alleviates those concerns. It’s made with stainless steel and includes a powerful magnetic strip that keeps your knives from sliding off (while keeping them away from children). The strip is easy to clean and won’t rust over time.

17. This Bamboo Drawer Organizer That Expands As Needed

Having a mixture of small and large kitchen utensils can pose a difficult problem: finding a container that can accommodate them all. This bamboo organizer saves the day with its expandable build and multiple compartments. Place it into your drawer and store cutlery, flatware, and silverware with ease. Plus, its water-resistant construction makes cleaning as simple as wiping down with a damp cloth.

18. The Over-The-Door Rack For Hanging Clothes And Towels

Being a lover of fashion can leave you low on closet space. However, having a literal extension — much like this over-the-door closet valet — can save you additional room. Its clean design is stylish, but it won’t overpower your space. It can also hold up to 35 pounds of clothing and towels while being hung by its sturdy brackets. The ridged sides give additional slots to place more clothes, ultimately resulting in over three feet of added closet space. No hardware is required, so just assemble it over your door fresh out of the box.

19. These Stainless Steel Hangers That Store Multiple Items At Once

Let’s say you'd prefer to keep all of your clothes tucked away behind a closed door. You can still optimize your closet's small interior with these stainless steel hangers. Each one is manufactured with rust-resistant material that's molded into a zig-zag, so you’ll be able to add multiple articles of clothing at once (without weighing them down). They also have smooth surfaces that won’t crease your clothing.

20. The Foldable Storage Bags With Clear Panels

Standard plastic containers aren’t as malleable as these foldable storage bags by Sorbus. They’re made with soft, non-woven fabric and have built-in handles — but they also feature clear panels so you’re able to see what is in each bag. They're even lightweight, portable and can be stacked on top of one another to maximize floor space. Store seasonal clothing, holiday decorations, and more before zipping them shut. When they’re empty, they fold completely flat and can be tucked away without an ounce of fuss.

21. This Adjustable Makeup Holder That Rotates For Easy Access

This makeup organizer will give you the feeling of shopping in a luxurious department store. It rotates, so you can look through your collection of beauty items with a flick of the wrist. The organizer also includes seven adjustable trays that can be customized to fit your particular beauty products. It's also simple to clean and comes in two different colors: black and white.

22. A Sleek Soap Dish That Suctions To Your Wall

If any of your sinks were built without a soap holder, then you’re probably familiar with the mess that soap leaves behind. While getting a dish is the easy solution, it’s important to note that they're not all as efficient as this suction-cup soap dish. Its grip can bear over 7 pounds in weight, and it has five holes to drain water and keep your soap dry. The chrome-finished dish requires zero tools, and it can literally be put to use in seconds.

23. This Collapsible Dish-Drying Rack That's Made With Bamboo

Who wants a flimsy and dated drying rack when this collapsible rack is on the market? Its eco-friendly bamboo construction is stronger than wood — and it's contemporary enough to fit in with various kitchen decors. It can also collapse flat when you want a clean countertop. The rack is even resistant to stains, so you won’t have to worry about any unseemly marks. Plus, its upper slot can hold up to 14 dishes, while its bottom slot can fit mugs, cups, and other utensils.

24. A Much-Needed Organizer For Your Container Lids

When you have a ton of storage containers, you might realize that they also need a little help with organization. This BPA-free lid organizer will keep your lids tucked away, but it has handles for easy access. It can hold both round and square tops that are up to 9 inches in size — and it includes four long, adjustable dividers. Place the organizer on a floating shelf, or keep it completely out of sight in a drawer next to their respective containers.

25. These Best-Selling Headrest Hooks For Your Car

These backseat headrest hangers might be one of the greatest life hacks. The hooks can be attached to the metal part of your headrests and serve as storage units for your purse, groceries, and umbrellas. They also eliminate the need to hang your clothes on the windows — a move that usually results in an obscured view and driving hazard. One Amazon customer wrote, "I hung my purse on the forward facing one and some bags on the rear facing one. They worked great."

26. A Set Of Mesh Bags For Separating And Washing Your Laundry

Washing clothes is truly an art form, with each type of garment needing to be separated into its own load. This pack of mesh laundry bags makes it easy, though. It includes seven bags of various sizes for knits, underwear, children’s clothing, and more. The bags will help prevent your items from snagging and ripping after vigorous tosses in the spin cycle. Each of them even has an automatic zipper lock, so you won’t have to worry about them opening while they’re in the wash.

27. An Expandable Organizer To Pack Away Cleaning Products

Throwing all of your miscellaneous cleaning items underneath the sink can get messy. Resist the temptation with a Simple Houseware shelf. It includes two racks that are adjustable to achieve the height that your space requires. The perforated panels also add an element of design, while the expandable rails give you extra room. Pack everything from cleaning products to towels.

28. The Mesh Desk Organizer With A Sliding Drawer

Let’s not forget the importance of keeping your office tidy. Avoid a cluttered desk with this steel mesh organizer. It’s another one of those modern products that doesn't require any additional tools for setup. The upper section has five compartments for storing files, letters, and important documents. Beneath, there's an open section that's large enough for notebooks, staplers, picture frames, and more. The final level includes a drawer with three compartments where you can keep things like paper clips, hand cream, and dry snacks.

29. This Drawer Tray With Customizable Sections

If you'd prefer to keep the top of your desk completely empty, a great storage alternative is this custom drawer tray. It comes with a whopping 20 removable tray dividers that let you build up to nine sections. Made with durable steel, the organizer shouldn't succumb to rust over time. It can also be used outside of the office to store scrunchies, hair tools, and even kitchen utensils.

30. The Clear Hanging Organizer For Pantry Snacks

You might underestimate the amount of space that spices, creamers, and other small condiments occupy — but this hanging pantry organizer helps with storage. The flexible unit hangs on standard doors and doesn’t require any hardware. All 15 pockets provide plenty of room to pack away seasonings of various sizes  — and since they're clear, it's easy to see what's inside of them.

31. These Car Organizers With Touchscreen Tablet Holders

These backseat organizers can serve as catch-alls for items that usually leave your vehicle in disarray. Each one comes complete with a tablet pocket that has a clear touchscreen window, along with holes for chargers and earphones. They even have mesh pockets that are perfect for holding snacks, accessories, and pens — and their durable waterproof fabric protects against spills. Simply snap them around your seats and watch your car be transformed.

32. This Best-Selling Book That Will Help You Declutter Your Life

This list wouldn’t be complete without Marie Kondo’s book, The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up. With over 14,000 reviews singing Kondo’s praises, it’s impossible not to acknowledge its impact. She famously employs the KonMari Method for cleaning, tackling years of accumulated items with a category-by-category approach. One customer who bought the best-selling book wrote, "I rarely write reviews, but this book truly sparked something in me that I feel compelled to share. The basic concept is to only surround yourself with things that spark joy."

33. The Hanging Shower Caddy With Hooks For Your Loofahs

Sometimes, an organizational solution comes in the form of a classic hanging shower caddy. iDesign’s iteration of the bathroom staple is made with two wire racks that drain water freely while safely storing body washes, shampoos, and conditioners. The bottom hooks are included to hang loofahs, wash cloths, or waterproof Bluetooth speakers. The metal hanger boasts a rust-resistant, bronze finish what keeps it intact through many showers (but you can choose from other colors).

34. A Stainless Steel Shower Caddy That Mounts To The Corner

Sometimes, a hanging caddy won’t hold all of your bathing products — but this corner shelf can. The polished chrome organizer has stainless steel brackets that can withstand up to 11 pounds in cleansers, toners, and the like. The front bars ensure that items won’t slip through — and while there is no drilling involved, it does come with the appropriate mounting hardware and adhesives.

35. The Bedside Shelf That Keeps Your Gadgets Within Reach

Smaller bedrooms can inhibit you from having a nightstand to store your phone and the latest novel. However, this bamboo bedside shelf is a low-maintenance solution. It has a clamp that attaches to the side of your bed frame without the assistance of tools, and it can hold up to 15 pounds of items. “This clamp-on bed shelf is wonderfully designed,” wrote an Amazon reviewer. “Quite handsome looking, working with any sort of bed that has a flat surface to grab on to.”

36. This Genius Organizer For The Plastic Bags In Your Cabinet

The only issue with collecting plastic bags is that there is never enough space to store them. Well, that was until this over-the-cabinet storage device came about. It stores up to 50 bags without sucking up the space in your cabinets. It’s also made with rust-resistant steel and includes a foam lining to prevent cabinet damage while it's hanging — but it doesn’t have to stay in the kitchen. You can use it in your garage or laundry room, too.

37. These BPA-Free Snack Bags That Are Totally Reusable

Say goodbye to those wasteful, one-use storage bags. Swap them for these reusable snack bags, which are made from food-grade, BPA-free PEVA material. They’ve received the golden stamp from the FDA and have been certified as PVC-free, lead-free, and chloride-free. The pack comes in a variety of sizes suited for packing sandwiches, snacks, or makeup. They’re perfectly safe to use in the freezer, and they can be washed by hand.

38. The Beeswax Food Wraps That Are 100% Biodegradable

The journey to a more sustainable planet just got a stylish boost, thanks to these beeswax food wraps. Made with organic cotton and infused with beeswax, jojoba oil, and tree resin, these sheets are fully biodegradable. They can even be washed and reused, and they should last for up to one year. The wraps come in four different designs: Honeycomb, Bees & Bears, Oceans, and Clover.

39. This Clear Container That's Perfect For Storing Tea Bags

Bring your pantry up to speed with this sleek tea bag holder. Its clear design allows you to see what's inside and locate your desired flavors without any trouble. You can also stash creamers, packets of salt and pepper, and stirring sticks into the compact bin to free up space. The storage container is made with BPA- and chlorine-free plastic, and it includes a hinged lid that provides a flat surface equipped for stacking.

40. These Canisters With Airtight Lids That Keep Food Fresh

Each one of these clear canisters includes an airtight lid complete with a silicone seal and clamp for extra hold. Those features will help keep your food fresher for longer periods of time — and since they're made with BPA-free acrylic (and not glass), they shouldn't shatter if dropped. The containers come in different sizes, so you can use them to store jams, creams, flour, and more. Bustle may receive a portion of sales from products purchased from this article, which was created independently of Bustle's editorial and sales departments.