37 Amazon Home Products We Wish We Discovered Sooner

It’s never too late to welcome a new home product into the family. Just because you passed it over the first time around doesn’t mean you’re not allowed a second chance to make things right. Home is where the heart is, so don’t you wish you had the best household gadgets at your disposal to keep things running smoothly? Our research has taken us deep into the thickets of wild Amazon and we wound up with this list of 37 Amazon home products we wish we discovered sooner. Simple, practical, and stylish products that make everyday chores a breeze and allow you to breathe easier. You can stop stressing over the small stuff that has been grinding your gears, because this list contains home products that are the solutions to your problems. From essential oil diffusers to classy dish soap dispensers, this list of 37 items has everything you wished you could’ve discovered sooner. Now’s your chance!

You will love our editor’s curated product picks! FYI: We are an Amazon affiliate partner and may get a share of the sale of your purchase (at no cost to you).

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This Flameless Lighter is Weatherproof

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When you’re trying to start a fire in wet or windy weather, normal matches just aren’t going to cut it. Try this flameless lighter which is not only weatherproof but also rechargeable and can be used up to 300 times on a single charge. It comes with a survival tool and a paracord with an emergency whistle attached, as well.

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These Hot Dog and Marshmallow Roasting Sticks For Backyard Parties

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If you’ve never lived in the country (or been camping), you don’t know the struggle of trying to find just the right width of sticks to spear hot dogs and marshmallows. And you still won’t know the struggle if you buy this eight-pack of roasting sticks. These sticks are light years ahead of what we used as kids, featuring a telescopic handle that extends from 11 to 32 inches.

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This Picnic Backpack is Perfect for Romantic Outings

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This Picnic Backpack includes everything you need for a picnic, from the blanket to the silverware and wine glasses. It even includes tiny salt and pepper shakers! I bet you wish you discovered this item before you took your last picnic outside!

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This Taco Holder Keeps Things Neat On Taco Tuesday

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We love Taco Tuesdays around here, but the shells can be hard for little kids to fill and hold. This taco holder makes it easy to do both since it keeps them upright, no tipping over and spilling. You’ll get a set of six so everyone can have their own taco making station!

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This Pizza Cutter Works Like a Charm

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If you’ve ever tried to cut homemade pizza with a knife or lesser pizza wheel, you know the frustration and mess it makes. Want a pizza cutter that’ll never let you down? Try this extra-large 16-inch sharp rocker blade with a cover to cut through even tough crust as easily as a hot knife through butter.

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The Bacon Bonanza for Crispy, Oven-Baked Bacon

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The Bacon Bonanza is a better way to cook bacon! The set includes a copper-colored pan and specially designed rack that holds up to 18 slices of bacon at an angle. This way, the bacon cooks faster while the grease drains away. The result is crisper, lower-fat bacon. One satisfied customer calls it, “the most delicious bacon I have ever had.”

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This Spoon Rest Will Keep Your Soup Inside The Pot

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O.K., first of all, how adorable is this little witch? Named Agatha, this little contraption is a spoon holder and steam releaser that will perch right on your hot pot. It is made of 100 percent food-safe silicone, too. You don’t have to wait for Halloween to use this gal, though. She is the perfect kitchen companion for year-round “oohs” and “awws.” One reviewer said Agatha fit perfectly on her cauldron, er, pot.

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These Multi-Coloured LED Solar Hummingbird Wind Chimes

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These little hummingbirds add sweet charm to any space. The LED charges in direct sunlight via an internal solar panel and lasts up to eight hours when fully charged. The chimes will automatically light up at night fading slowly into different colors. Easy to hook or hang indoors or outdoors. They are also waterproof, so don’t worry about hanging them outside.

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This SpiceStack is Like a Filing Cabinet for Spice Jars

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This might be the smartest storage solution I’ve ever seen for spice jars! The SpiceStack stores spice jars in a fraction of the usual space, with drop-down drawers that let you access the spices easily. It holds 24 bottles and includes 100 removable drawer labels (half printed with common spices and half blank).

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This Waterproof Thermometer Takes The Perfect Temp

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I’ve been cooking meat for a long time, since I started using this meat thermometer, steaks have never tasted better. This meat thermometer from ThermaPro is digital and waterproof as well as motion-sensing so it’s awake and ready to go when you are. It doesn’t just work for meat temperatures, though. You’ll find it to be super handy when baking or candy-making, too.

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This Expandable Silverware Tray for a Custom Fit

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I used the same sad silverware tray forever before finally upgrading to this expandable silverware tray. What a difference the sleek bamboo makes! It starts off 13 inches wide but can be expanded up to 19.6 inches. This is especially handy when you have a lot of drawers of different sizes like I do.

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Create Homemade Pasta With The Kitchenaid Pasta Maker Attachment

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Fellow Kitchenaid lovers rejoice: buying add ons for your stand mixer can be a pricey proposition, but those add ons are what take your mixer to the next level. That’s why I’m so excited about this pasta maker attachment at 47% off! Yeah, you read that right: it’s basically half the cost of usual. Get ready to channel your inner Italian with some homemade pasta.

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These Reusable Snack Bags for Food Storage and Snacks

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Whether you’re packing lunch or storing leftovers, these food bags are an eco-friendly alternative to plastic baggies. Each one is made from food-grade PEVA material, while the leakproof seals won’t let anything spill inside your fridge. Plus, they’re even safe to put in the freezer.

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This Indestructible Garden Trowel Will Last a Lifetime

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I don’t want to buy new garden tools every couple of years, so I’m investing in this Indestructible Garden Trowel. It’s made of unbreakable stainless steel with a heavy-duty plastic handle. If for some reason it doesn’t last forever it comes with a lifetime warranty, so you’re still covered. I love never having to buy something ever again.

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Reach All Your Plants With This Watering Wand

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You don’t have to be a professional gardener to use this Watering Wand. It’s simple to attach and detach, and features a thumb control that you modulate with a simple tap. This gardening accessory has earned thousands of high ratings with a solid 4.4 out of 5 average score. Water those hard to reach places with ease!

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Set the Ambience With These Candles

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Want to set the mood without the burden of having to remember to blow out candles or place them in spots that won’t cause a fire? These electronic flickering mini candles are perfect for creating the perfect romantic atmosphere or warm, comfortable vibe without all the fuss. An Amazon #1 Bestseller, scatter them throughout your house, pop them in a candle holder or a cute vase – you won’t be disappointed.

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This Dish Soap Dispenser Classes Up the Kitchen Sink

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Ditch the plastic bottle and add a touch of elegance to that humblest of spots: the kitchen sink! I’ve been using a dish soap dispenser like this one for years, and I will never go back to a sticky, unsightly plastic bottle again. This one is made of sturdy glass with a rust-proof, leak-proof pump. It comes with a nonstick silicone pad that keeps the bottle from slipping or tipping, as well as the tag you see in the photo (it comes blank, though, so you can write whatever you like on it!).

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This Electric Lawn Mower is Lightweight and Easy to Use

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I’m a little intimidated by full-sized, gas-powered lawnmowers. But I like the look of this Electric Lawn Mower! It’s lightweight and can be used to mow, trim, and edge small lawns. Customers report that it’s easy to use straight out of the box. Maybe I’ll finally get around to mowing my lawn now!

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This Shoe Storage is A Step Above

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Shoe lover? Sneakerhead? You haven’t crossed into the obsessive category until you’ve purchased individual shoe storage boxes like this set of 12. Put them on display, hide them away in your closet or stuff them under your bed — the choice is yours. These boxes are sturdy and durable and can be organized in a number of configurations or folded flat when not in use.

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These Bed Sheet Fasteners Will Change Your Life

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Can I just hallelujah! There’s finally a device that helps your sheets stay in place. These bed sheet fasteners are such a simple invention yet truly life-changing. With over 26,000 reviews, it seems that other Amazon users agree!

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This Knife Rack Transformed My Kitchen

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This knife rack can free up so much kitchen counter space. Simply attach it to the wall, then just stick your knives up there! It keeps them cleaner and in sight, so you’ll always be able to clearly see which one you want to pull from your arsenal. You can also stick a handy pair of kitchen scissors up there, which makes them easy to find!

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This BBQ Kit Comes With Everything You Need To Start Grilling

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This BBQ kit comes with everything except the grill itself! The package comes with five griddle tools, all made from rust-resistant stainless steel — and you even get two squirt bottles you can use to spritz oil on your grill. I think it’s time for an upgrade from that plastic spatula you’ve been using, don’t you think?

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Protect Your Drinks From Bugs and Debris With These Drink Covers

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Tired of bugs taking a dunk in your drink? These drink tops can shield your Pinot Noir from unwelcome guests and let you maintain the integrity of your pour. They keep undesirable elements out of your glasses like dirt and dust too, so you can finally enjoy some much-needed outdoor time!

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These Are The Kitchen Scissors You Never Knew You Needed

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These handy kitchen scissors are perfect for chopping veggies and fresh herbs. You don’t even need the cutting board since these have a little “shelf” for holding whatever you’re cutting! I love anything that makes meal prep go faster, not to mention that I no longer have to worry as much about cutting off my finger.

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If You Have Cast Iron Fryers and Pots Then You Need This Scrubber

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Made from rust-resistant stainless steel, this scrubber gets all the crud off your cast iron cookware without damaging the seasoning you’ve built up. It won’t get grimy like a sponge, and it dries almost instantly when you hang it up. Cast iron pans need proper maintenance in order to reach their full potential, and this scrubber will bring you closer to your goal!

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These Key Magnets Mean Never Hunting For Your Keys Again

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Nothing’s more stressful than frantically hunting for your keys when you’re already late getting out the door. These clever key magnets screw right in to your existing light switch so they don’t take up any extra wall space and are basically invisible when not in use. The super strong neodymium magnets hold up to 3 pounds, so you can hang your overcrowded key chain with no problem. They come in a set of six – install them near every door and always know where your keys will be waiting for you!

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This Over the Door Organizer Can Store Your Cutting Boards

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Cutting boards are, like, the hardest thing to store efficiently. This is why I was so excited to find this over the cabinet door organizer that’s big enough to hold cutting boards, muffin tins, whatever you want out of the way and in perfect order. You can also use it in your bathroom to store hairdryers, straightening irons, curling irons, and more.

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This Birdfeeder Attaches Directly to Your Window

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The best part of having a bird-feeder is — duh — being visited by birds in the morning. Seems simple, right? This window-mounted feeder offers something even better: An up-close-and-personal view of your feathered friends! I just recently put mine on the window in my office and I can’t wait until my bird friends come to visit.

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This Copper Sponge Holder Sticks Right Into Your Sink

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I’ve tried quite a few storage solutions for my kitchen sponges and brushes over the years, but most of them end up in the recycling bin while my sponge goes back on the edge of the sink. That’s why I’m excited about this new copper sponge holder. It’s simple, elegant, and looks fabulous. More importantly, it’s provided a safe spot for my sponge to dry between washings.

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This Pantry Storage Set Organizes Your Everyday Staples

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Stop fudging around in the pantry and searching through dark cabinets when you could transfer all your dry goods into this pantry storage set. This set of 24 canisters (six each of four sizes) is an excellent value and gives a lot of versatility for storage. Includes chalkboard labels and a white chalk marker for easy organizing!

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This Cordless Vac is a Dupe For a High-End Brand

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This cordless vacuum is ultra-quiet and lightweight, and includes attachments so you can give your household surfaces a deep clean. Available at a much lower price point than name-brand competitors, this vacuum is also cordless, which gives you the benefit of not tripping over the cord every time you change angles!

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This Wine Bottle Chiller Ensures the Perfect Temp

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Your rosé can be the perfect temp all day with this easy-to-use wine bottle chiller. Just fill with water, freeze, then pop out the round ice cubes to fill up the holder and pop your bottle in. It’ll stay chilled for hours, and the chiller is easy to tote to picnics, the beach, BBQs, outdoor concerts, and more.

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This Olive Oil Sprayer Levels Up Your Kitchen Game

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Want to kick your cooking to the next level? Try this olive oil sprayer which gives you just the right amount of oil when you spritz it on food. I love roasting veggies, but they often turn out way too oily. This is a much better tool to getting exactly the even application they need.

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This Chef’s Knife is Sharper Than You Think

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What if I told you it was possible to find an affordable chef’s knife that cuts just as well as the expensive brands? Well today’s your lucky day, because here it is! This bad boy has five stars across the board from over 18,000 happy customers who love its razor sharpness (some have even posted pics of their bandaged fingers) and value. For under $20, you can’t go wrong.

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No More Stale Bread With This Bread Box

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This bread box is not only a convenient spot to store your favorite loaves of bread, but it also looks really cute sitting out on a kitchen counter. Made of metal, the bread box holds two full loaves of bread (no plastic needed), so your bread stays fresh and doesn’t go stale and get squished.

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This Hair Styling Station Feels Like Your Own Personal Salon

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If you have nothing going on this weekend and are looking for a productive activity, why not organize your bathroom? Turn your hair styling setup into a professional salon with this Spectrum Diversified Grid Hair Styling Station. It offers the perfect solution to a common problem: where should I keep my hairdryer! Easily store all your tools in one basket that attaches to a cabinet door.

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Make Your House Smell Lovely with Essential Oils

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If you want to keep your home smelling fresh, but you’re not a fan of chemical scents, this gorgeous essential oil diffuser is the perfect solution. Not only does it mist lovely smells throughout your house, but it also has multiple LED colors and doubles as a cute little lamp. Let the lovely scents of essential oils into your home and diffuse away!

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