60 Things for Your Home Under $25 That Are Legitimately Amazing

Cult-favorite items that are worth every penny.

Written by Veronika Kero
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There’s nothing quite like uncovering a hidden gem, and with so many items available, Amazon is absolutely chock-full of them. These clever problem-solving buys are easy on your wallet — each product included below costs less than $25 — but will make a huge difference in organizing and upgrading your home. Whether you need to tidy up your countertops, free up space in your drawers, or make your closet easier to navigate, scroll on to check out these reviewer-beloved items that will upgrade your home and make life better.


These Aloe Vera-Infused Microfiber Sheets with Deep Pockets

This microfiber bedsheet set will upgrade your sleep experience by keeping you cool and comfy throughout the night. The breathable fabric is treated with aloe vera for softness and it is fade-, stain-, shrink-, and wrinkle-resistant. Plus, the set has 16-inch pockets for deep mattresses and is available in nine colors and five sizes within the listing.


This $7 Set of Satin Pillowcases with over 200,000 5-Star Reviews

This luxe two-pack of satin pillowcases is gentle on skin and hair so you wake up with less irritation and breakage. They have a zipper-free envelope-style closure that stays in place and resists fading thanks to a unique dyeing technique. The set comes in 28 different colors and five sizes within the listing.


This Cute Toothpick Holder Reviewers Are Obsessed With

The tiny deer that’s placed in the middle of this toothpick holder will add subtle but fun character to your dining table. The container is made of hard plastic and has a single hole at the top to prevent toothpicks from spilling out or getting dirty. One reviewer wrote, “Looks just like the pictures and [...] made of thick durable plastic and is very well made. Best toothpick holder we've ever had.”


These Magnetic Curtain Ties That Come in 3 Colors

Instead of drilling into the wall to install tiebacks, use these magnetic curtain ties. They’re covered with chic woven rope and feature a strong magnetic closure. Each tieback is just over 18 inches long to fit a wide variety of curtain sizes and fabrics, and they can be wrapped around multiple times to create a snug fit. The set is available in three colors within the listing.


This Stain Remover That Reviewers Are Calling a Miracle

This set of two stain remover sprays will help you tackle spills on your clothes, upholstery, and carpet. Its biodegradable formula is water-based and free of phosphates, formaldehyde, perfumes, and dyes. “I use it almost daily and it works miracles.[...] It takes berry stains out right before your eyes and most other stains with just some water and light rubbing,” wrote one fan.


A Clever Fogless Mirror for the Shower

Fill the rear chamber of this fogless mirror with hot water to keep it steam-free. It has strong suction cups that grip any smooth surface and it comes with a squeegee to remove water droplets. It’s an easy way to avoid having to clean globs of shaving cream from your bathroom sink and counter.


These Stove Gap Covers That Have 52,000+ 5-Star Reviews

Available in black, white, and even clear, these stove gap covers will seamlessly blend into your countertops as they prevent crumbs from reaching the floor. They’re heat resistant up to 446 degrees Fahrenheit and are made of flexible silicone that won’t slip out of place. They come in three lengths within the listing and can be trimmed to fit.


These Freezer Food Block Organizers for Neat Leftovers

Instead of letting misshapen leftovers waste space, use this freezer food block maker to create organized blocks. Soups and sauces can be frozen into two-inch-tall blocks that can easily be stacked atop one another. The plastic mold stands upright on its own so you can pour directly into any bag you place inside.


This Beard Bib to Keep Your Bathroom Clean

To keep your bathroom floor and counters clean, put on this beard bib the next time you’re in need of a trim. It slips over your head and attaches to the mirror with suction cups to create a large surface for hair to fall on. Cleanup is easy — empty it into the trash when you’re done.


These Nonslip Oven Mitts with Silicone Grips

The strips of silicone on these highly rated oven mitts give them an impressive grip and makes them heat-resistant up to 480 degrees Fahrenheit. They feature a terrycloth lining and have a built-in loop at the top to hang them from for storage. They’re available in six colors within the listing.


These Mini LED Flashlights That Can Survive a 10-Foot Drop

These surprisingly powerful mini LED flashlights have a built-in clip to attach to your waistband or belt and a beam that can be adjusted to a narrow or wide setting. Its military-grade aluminum is water-resistant and it can survive a 10-foot drop. Each flashlight runs on a single AA battery, and two batteries are included with your purchase.


This Highly Rated Ring Toss Game That Takes up Almost No Space

This compact ring toss game brings fun into any room, and it can be mounted outside, too — the bamboo design can withstand any kind of weather. The game has an impressive 4.6-star overall rating on Amazon, and according to reviewers it’s easy to learn but a challenge to master.


A Set of Chic Coffee Mugs That Are Dishwasher Safe

Add these elegant glass coffee mugs to your cart; they have double-wall insulation, allowing them to maintain the temperature of cold and hot drinks. And because they’re made of condensation-resistant borosilicate glass, they are dishwasher safe and won’t leave watermarks on your tables.


This Collapsible Silicone Popcorn Popper You Can Use in the Microwave Again & Again

Elevate your movie nights with this dishwasher-safe silicone popcorn popper that keeps your hands safe and evenly distributes heat for a perfect bowl every time. It can hold a whopping 15 cups of popcorn at a time and has built-in handles so you don’t have to transfer the snack to another dish. It also collapses flat for storage.


A Battery Organizer That Can Be Mounted on the Wall

Use this battery organizer to keep your AA, AAA, 9-Volt, C, D, and flat batteries neat. It has 93 slots and includes a tester so you can make sure that they’re worth keeping in the first place. And if you don’t have free drawer space, the box can easily be mounted on the wall or hung from its top handle.


This Sleek Glass Teapot That’s Microwaveable

This 40-ounce glass teapot is so sleek that you’ll want to keep it out on your counter even after you finish brewing. The stainless steel mesh infuser makes it easy to pack in loose teas and herbs; heat water in the microwave without the insert in place, then pop in the strainer. It’s also made with a lid lock to prevent spilling and a stay-cool ergonomic handle.


These Cute Seasoning Jars for Just $15

This tray with seasoning jars is an adorable way to keep spices at hand while also decorating your table. Each jar is made of food-grade plastic and can be lifted out for use; two have larger holes and two have smaller holes to suit different spices. An animal-themed version is also available in the listing.


A Silicone Tool That Keeps Your Hands Safe While Cooking

With an 11-inch handle, this oven rack tool keeps your hands a safe distance from the hot surface of your toaster or stove. It’s made with grooves that can securely latch onto any rack and pull it out without using an oven mitt. There is a convenient loop on the opposite end so you can hang it for storage, and you can throw it in the dishwasher for cleaning.


A Collapsible, Solar-Powered Lantern That Doubles as a Phone Charger

This LED solar and rechargeable lantern is waterproof and collapses down to be palm-sized and it can be attached to a bag with a built-in loop. It provides up to 10 hours of bright LED light in any weather in three different light modes (including a flashing SOS signal). And to make it even more versatile, it’s equipped with a USB port that can be used to charge your phone.


A Pair of Under-Bed Organizers with 13,000+ 5-Star Ratings

Open up major closet space by storing large, bulky items in these capable under-bed organizers. Two come in each pack and feature durable yet breathable non-woven fabric as well as a transparent cover for easy identification of contents. Choose from three available colors (gray, black, and java), each made with chic contrast trim.


A Cast Iron Skillet That Comes Pre-Seasoned & Ready for Use

Chefs everywhere swear by their favorite workhorse that’s lovingly maintained and able to cook pretty much anything — the cast iron skillet. You’d think you’d have to pay a pretty penny for such an incredible piece of hardware, but, in fact, this one only costs $20. Made by a famed company in cast iron cookware, it’s garnered over 105,000 reviews with a high 4.7-star rating and even comes pre-seasoned with natural vegetable oil so as to be ready for immediate use.


These Reusable Dish Cloths That Can Replace 15 Paper Towel Rolls

These reusable dishcloths have nearly 40,000 five-star reviews from customers who rave about how well they work. This eco-friendly pack comes with 10 absorbent, machine-washable pads that can be reused up to 100 times each. They’re amazing at picking up spills but can also be used dry for scrubbing, and they’re safe to use on everything from glass to wood.


A Set of Stackable Organizer Shelves For Cabinet & Countertop Storage

This pair of organizer shelves are perfect for dividing up open space within cabinets or on countertops to provide you with infinite storage possibilities. Constructed of engineered wood and metal, they can each handle up to 33 pounds of weight and can be configured in multiple ways from side by side to slightly nested. Choose from four available finishes.


This Stainless Steel Kitchen Utensil Holder with Near-Perfect Reviews

With a near-perfect 4.8-star rating after 9,000-plus reviews, this kitchen utensil holder is an obvious choice for keeping cooking tools organized and at the ready. Made of fingerprint-proof brushed stainless steel, it features a rotatable design with a nonslip rubber base. A removable divider offers up to three compartments and a choice of four additional colors such as mint green or modern lava gray lets you match perfectly to your existing kitchen aesthetic.


A Stainless Steel Milk Frother That Works in Just 15 Seconds

This stainless steel milk frother will make you feel like a professional barista; in just 15 seconds, you’ll have a fluffy foam to top your lattes. It can also be used to whip eggs, mix protein shakes, and more. It can stand upright on its own for easy and hygienic storage thanks to its unique flat base.


This Dishwasher-Safe Silicone Utensil Rest

To make cooking as mess-free as possible, grab this silicone utensil rest. It has four slots to accommodate forks, spoons, spatulas, and knives of any shape and size. Sticky drips fall onto the nonslip pad that has raised edges to keep sauces and oils from spilling onto your counter. It’s heat resistant (so you can transfer tools directly from pot to pad) and it’s safe to put in the dishwasher.


These Food Storage Containers with Airtight Locking Lids

Easily whip your pantry into organized shape with these food storage containers that include airtight locking lids to preserve freshness and stretch those grocery store dollars. Every pack includes six BPA-free plastic containers as well as customizable chalkboard labels for a uniform look as well as quick identification of ingredients.


This Rack Organizer That Brings Order to Chaotic Kitchen Cabinets

Take those haphazardly stacked pots, pans, cookie sheets, and muffin tins and give them a new home using this rack organizer that allows you to grab what you need effortlessly. Two organizers made of robust steel come in every pack and feature three compartments each. Rubber feet keep the racks securely in place and prevent any damage to surfaces.


An Under-Sink Organizer with Shelves That Can Hold 35 Pounds Each

Made with four metal tubes and reinforced plastic, this two-tiered organizer basket is strong enough and capacious enough to hold anything you throw at it. Fill the two levels with toiletries, cleaning supplies, and anything else weighing up to 35 pounds per shelf. You can also make use of the two hanging cups and six hooks that can be placed anywhere along the edges to keep smaller items handy.


A Whisk Attachment That Reduces Cleaning Time & Waste

Compatible with KitchenAid 4.5- and 5-quart tilt-head stand mixers, this whisk attachment is a rubber barrier that stops the food you’re mixing from making its way up into the machinery. It also gives you a way to easily wipe every nook and cranny when you’re done. Just slide the piece down to put all the excess batter right back into the bowl to reduce waste and save time.


This Shower Curtain That Doubles as a Caddy (& Can Hold 9 Pounds)

After bringing this shower curtain with nine storage pockets into your bathroom, you’ll wonder how you ever lived without it. It’s perfect for a standalone tub or a regular shower that’s small for a caddy. Each pocket can hold up to one pound thanks to the strong mesh material and they vary in size, growing larger toward the bottom. Plus, the 12 grommets are rustproof.


These Drawer Dividers That Keep Clothing Organized & Accessible

Make it a true pleasure to open your drawers and see socks, underwear, and accessories all neatly displayed by storing them in these ingenious drawer dividers. Plus, you’ll have the added benefit of never again wasting time searching for buried pieces or wandering sock mates. Made of non-woven material and available in multiple colors, the dividers come in a pack of four specially designed for those small clothing items.


This Draft Stopper You Can Install Without Tools

This memory foam draft stopper can block out much more than just hot or cold air — its thick construction reduces noise, light, pests, and dust. It can be cut to size to fit your door. Just slide the soft cover (that can be removed to wash) underneath your door for a fast, tool-free installation.


This Popular Kitchen Scale for Precision in Cooking & Baking

Bake cookies to consistent perfection and execute complex meals easily using this extremely popular kitchen scale with over 141,000 reviews. Including a tare function, it also features accurate measurements in a range of units with a max capacity of 11 pounds and the ability to measure as little as 1 gram. Made of sleek stainless steel, it also is available in cheerful colors such as pink or green.


A Pack of Celestial Suncatchers Durable Enough for Outdoor Use

Add sparkle to your home with this six-pack of suncatchers. Each chain is decorated with metals suns, moons, stars, and crystals. The pack can be picked up in either a gold or silver finish in the listing. “Mine are rust/tarnish-free, having endured 6 months of Pacific NW rain, snow and heat,” wrote one fan.


This Over-The-Door Purse Organizer to Keep Handbags in Lasting Shape

Your handbags will thank you when you lovingly store them in this over-the-door purse organizer that helps preserve their shape and quality (and your investment). Using two chrome hooks, it hangs over your door to provide you with six protected slots (two small and four large) built with a helpful transparent cover. Choose from three available shades: black, white, and java brown.


This Playful Egg Holder With 3 Uses

This egg holder can be used for both cooking, storage, and serving. Dunk it into a pot for a safe, easy, and crack-free way to boil eggs, and place it right on the table at breakfast time. If they go uneaten, just use the cool-touch handle to transfer them into the fridge for simple storage. Each BPA-free bear can hold a large egg and a penguin design is available within the listing.


A Roll-Up Drying Rack That Can Also Be Used as a Cooling Rack

If you need more counter space, grab this roll-up drying rack made of stainless steel rods attached to flexible silicone for compact storage. Use it to drain dishes over the sink, or as a cooling rack (it’s heat-resistant up to 550 degrees Fahrenheit). It can even serve as a place to dry freshly washed produce, ready for cooking.


This Drain Protector That’ll Save You Loads on Plumbing Bills

Start a vacation fund with the amount of money you’re about to save by using this clever drain protector that clocks in under $15. Its unique mushroom-like design prevents clogged drains and pricey visits from the plumber by catching hair around its column and allowing water to flow through easily. And it’s a cinch to clean as the hair is easily gathered up in one simple swipe.


These Machine-Washable Handle Covers That Prevent Fingerprints

To keep fingerprints from ruining the look of your appliances, attach this pair of handle covers. The hook-and-loop fastening allows the covers to fit almost any handle and makes it easy to remove them when it’s time to throw them in the washing machine. They come in four colors and several sizes within the listing.


A Set of Refrigerator Organizer Bins to Keep Groceries Tidy

Easily see and put into rotation the groceries you have on hand when you store items in these refrigerator organizer bins. Every pack comes with six medium-sized bins that each have convenient handles on either side for easy maneuvering. Use them to neatly store produce, beverages, or pantry items, and stack them to create even more space.


A Cable Management Box for Clutter-Free Floors

This cable management box is large enough to fit power strips less than 12 inches and has outlet holes lining the sides to keep your floors from becoming a serious rat’s nest of cords. It sports a clean and simple design with a white box and wooden lid for a chic minimalist look. Plus, phones and tablets can be neatly stacked on the lid’s surface for added tidiness.


This Highly Rated Bedside Caddy for Just $11

Made of sturdy cotton canvas, this bedside caddy will keep your phone, tablet, and glasses handy without taking up space on a table. It has four pockets (including one specifically made to hold a drink) and a steel frame that allows it to be hung from the bottom of your mattress. It can also be used between couch cushions. It’s available in colors like cream, espresso, and even light pink in the listing.


A Countertop Paper Towel Holder Made of Stylish Bamboo

This paper towel holder sits on your countertop for easy access and adds style to your kitchen with its warm bamboo material. A sturdy bottom keeps it in place while a simple mixture of warm water and soap is all that’s required for easy maintenance.


These Adhesive Cord Organizers That Attach to Your Appliances

This two-pack of compact cord organizers will fit on nearly any small appliance you have. Just peel off the adhesive backing to stick the heat-resistant silicone to your blender, toaster, mixer, and more. This pack comes with two black and two gray pieces to blend in with different devices.


A Nonslip Silicone Mat with Ridges for Fast Drying

This small but extremely helpful silicone dish drying mat provides you with extra surface area to quickly dry items. The built-in ridges encourage airflow and the heat-resistant material can even double as a trivet. Choose from eight available sizes and over 10 fun color options and simply roll up the mat to store when not needed.


The LED Puck Lights That Offer Affordable Accent Lighting

These LED puck lights take literal minutes to install and provide your home with budget-friendly accent lighting in choice places like under cabinets or in closets. Each pack comes with three lights that use self-adhesive or screws to mount as well as three AA batteries to operate. Use the included remote to turn off and on, set timers, and even dial in your preferred brightness level.


This Stainless Steel Bag Dispenser for Clutter-Free Storage

Keep all your spare grocery bags tucked in this plastic bag dispenser to free up space in your cabinets and drawers. Just insert them through the wide opening at the top and pull them out through the side. The shiny stainless steel container can be mounted on a wall or inside a cabinet door to save even more space.


A Textured Bath Mat That Provides An Anti-Slip Surface

Place this textured bath mat on your shower floor to create a safe, nonslip surface while bathing. It’s surprisingly stylish as it comes in several appealing color options such as an elegant gray or vibrant green and it utilizes a grippy layer to stay firmly in place. The loofah-like material is resistant to the accumulation of soap scum, won’t cause any damage to your tub floor, and even feels great on feet.


These Tea Bag Organizers to Streamline Your Cabinets

Each of the stackable tea bag organizers in this two-pack has eight generously sized sections so you can easily sort tea by type. The shatter-resistant organizers are also useful for storing other small items like spice and powdered drink packets and medical supplies like gauze pads. One reviewer wrote: "I no longer have 20 tea boxes taking up a ton of space."


A Cold-Brew Coffee Maker For Yummy Chilled Drinks

Make your own chilled coffee or iced tea at home with this cold brew coffee maker. The 47-ounce glass carafe makes plenty to share and the included scoop and funnel make preparation easy. Simply place the fine mesh infuser inside the carafe and fill it with your favorite grounds. Then, place it in the fridge overnight, and you’ll have strong, delicious coffee in the morning.


This Genius Outlet Concealer with a 3-Foot Extension Cord

To keep clunky plugs and dangerous cords tidy and hidden away, grab this outlet concealer extension cord. It comes with a 3-foot-long cord that has three outlets at the end so you can plug in your lamp, phone charger, and TV all at once. Plus, it comes with adhesive strips to secure cords to the wall.


A Clever Salad Chopper That Makes Cutting Food Faster & Safer

This salad chopper can handle a lot more than just greens; use it to slice and dice nuts, vegetables, herbs, chocolate, and more. Built-in handles keep your fingers safe and the gap in the center keeps food from getting stuck to the sides. It comes with safety covers for safely storing the two stainless steel blades.


This Outlet Extender with a Device Shelf & Nightlight

This outlet extender is packed with helpful features. It has five three-pronged outlets, three USB ports, and one USB-C port. And if any of the devices that you’re plugging in have a cable that’s too short, just place it on the top shelf. It has built-in surge protection and a nightlight that can be turned on or off.


A Wireless Motion-Activated Light for Your Front Door

Place this wireless LED lamp above the keyhole of your outside doors and the motion sensor-triggered light will make it easy to get inside without fumbling. It automatically turns off after five seconds of no movement to save battery life — it runs up to 100,000 hours on a single AA battery (not included). It can also be used in stairways, over a toilet, or anywhere you need a small lighting solution.


This Set Of Nonstick, Silicone Wrapped Cooking Utensils

Complete with three tongs, three spatulas, and three whisks in varying sizes, this set of nonstick cooking utensils makes it easier to flip, whip, and turn your favorite foods. Each of the tools features a durable silicone coating that’s easy to clean and heat resistant up to 480 degrees Fahrenheit, and they come in three colors to choose from, including a fun multicolored version.


These Rug Grippers That Keep The Corners Flat On The Floor

Prevent curled corners and tripping hazards with this pack of grippers that adhere to the underside of your rug. The rigid design keeps corners flat on the floor, while a grippy gel bottom keeps mats and rugs from sliding. They can be easily lifted for cleaning, and if the gel ever gets dirty, it can be rinsed clean.


A Space-Saving Hanger That Will Transform Your Closet

Free up a ton of space in your closet by hanging eight pieces on this tank top hanger at once. Each rack is equipped with rubber edges to protect your clothes and keep them from sliding off. The entire tool is made of high-quality metal that won’t rust and is topped off by a swivel hook that can turn 360 degrees. It can also be used for scarves and belts.


These Clear Floor Protectors That Mold To The Shape Of Your Furniture Legs

Protect your floors from scratches caused by chair and furniture legs with this pack of clear silicone caps that stretch to accommodate all shapes of furniture feet. Each one has a soft felt bottom for extra protection and easy sliding, and they come in five sizes and a variety of wood-toned colors to choose from.


A Food Storage Lid Organizer That Makes Them Much Easier To Find

Keep your food storage container lids all in one spot with this handy slotted organizer with removable dividers for a customized fit. It features raised edges to help keep lids from falling out, and may even help free up some extra space in your cabinets. One fan wrote, “I was so surprised to find I had space left to also store reusable snack and sandwich bags.”

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