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    32 Things That’ll Solve Problems Before They Even Happen

    These deserve a round of applause for all the hard work they do.

    1. A stainless steel sink strainer that'll catch stray bits of food before they slide down your drain and clog up your pipes. It has an easy-to-grab centre cylinder so you can remove it without digging your fingers into soggy compostables.

    2. A bottle of wine drops that'll reduce the nasty side effects caused by histamines and sulfites in your vino. Now you can enjoy your cabernet without worry about headaches or hangovers.

    3. A matte setting powder from One/Size that'll keep your face oil-free from dawn 'til dusk so you won't have to bust out the blotting papers. Reviewers say that it blurs out imperfections like a dream and keeps their makeup in place all day.

    A person's face before and after using the powder

    4. A pair of Thinx leakproof briefs that will save your sheets and jeans from a bloody death. They'll replace your pads and tampons or can be used as an extra layer if you've got a heavy flow.

    A person wearing the briefs with a tank top

    5. A pair of counter gap fillers that'll block stray bits of food from falling into your kitchen's most unreachable nooks and crannies. Now you won't have to struggle with your broom to try and get that half-cooked piece of penne out from next to the stove.

    A person trimming the gap filler

    6. A set of removable coasters that'll fit right in your car cupholders and keep them from getting all gross. The pull tab design makes them easy to remove so you can just pop them out when they need a good scrub down.

    Two coasters in car cupholders

    7. A pack of leaf-shaped window decals that'll reflect ultraviolet sunlight and stop birds from crashing into your windows. They're almost invisible so they won't mess with your home decor vibes.

    Four leaf decals on a window

    8. A citrus-scented dryer ball that'll banish static and help your laundry dry faster so you won't have to keep restarting your machine. It's packed with essential oils so it'll leave your stuff smelling amazing, too.

    A person putting a dryer ball into a load of towels in a dryer

    9. A handy faux loonie or quarter coin so you can always get a shopping cart — even when you're fresh out of change. They're made of sturdy plastic that won't get caught in the slot and can easily be looped onto your keyring (meaning you'll never be without them).

    A person putting the coin into a grocery cart

    10. A contoured memory foam pillow that'll keep your spine in alignment so you won't wake up in pain. Reviewers say it's the perfect balance of firm and cushy and that it's great for all types of sleeping positions.

    A person sleeping with their head on the pillow

    11. A pack of nutrient-dense fertilizer spikes that are packed with vitamins to keep your greenery alive and thriving. They can even help revive those on the verge of death and save you from unnecessary plant funerals.

    12. This Supergoop sunscreen with SPF 40 that'll protect your face from the sun's harsh rays, without giving you a breakout. It's super smooth, non-greasy, lightweight, and won't clog your pores.

    A person holding the tube of sunscreen

    13. A pack of rug grippers that are backed with petite suction pores and will keep your carpet from sliding around on your hardwood. They'll also stop the edges from curling up, keeping everything looking sleek.

    A person applying a gripper to the back of their rug

    14. A tub of pancake and waffle mix so you won't have to struggle to get the measurements right and end up with a less-than-impressive stack. It'll also save you prep time and dishes (who doesn't want that?).

    The tub of mix in front of a stack of pancakes

    15. A pair of footwear deodorizers that'll keep your kicks from stinking up your entire home. They're packed with activated charcoal that'll prevent the buildup of harmful mould, mildew, bacteria, and fungi so your feet will be healthier and happier, too.

    16. A genius water guard for your sink that'll keep water from splashing everywhere when you're doing your dishes in a hurry. The bottom of the guard is one giant suction cup so you won't need to make any renovations to install it.

    The splash guard stuck to a counter in front of a sink

    17. A laptop cooling pad that'll keep your device from overheating when you've got a million tabs open at once. It can reduce both surface and internal temperature in minutes and reviewers say it's a must-have for gamers.

    A person using the cooling pad under their laptop

    18. A pair of reusable silicone mats that won't stick to your food (even without the addition of oil) so you won't have to struggle with a spatula to serve yourself dinner. They'll also replace your rolls and rolls of parchment paper, saving you space in your cupboard.

    A person using the baking sheet on a baking tray

    19. A pair of discreet anti-chafing bands that'll save your inner thighs from rubbing together and ruining your life. Reviewers say they're super comfortable and love that they don't slide around, even when they're sweating up a storm.

    20. A pack of furniture socks that'll protect your floors when you decide to move things around. They're made of stretchy fabric so they'll fit over chair and table legs of all sizes.

    The furniture socks on a couch and a table

    21. A set of collapsible laundry hampers that'll encourage you to separate your darks and your lights so your clean clothes never come out the wrong colour. They have soft cloth handles on all sides, making them easy to carry to and from your laundry room.

    Laundry hampers labelled "Dark" and "Light" beside a sofa

    22. A stick-on cord organizer with rose gold accents that'll keep your wires from slithering under your desk or getting tangled in your drawer. It's also a great accessory for your car if your dash is looking a little messy.

    A pile of tangled cords and several cords in the organizer

    23. A set adorbs egg and toast coasters that'll shield your tables from unsightly water rings and save you from scrubbing down your furniture every time you finish a beverage.

    24. A tube of Below the Belt cream that'll keep your junk smelling like a woodsy floral bouquet, instead of, well, junk. It'll also keep your nether region fresh, dry, and comfortable so you'll be doing less "adjusting" over the course of your day.

    Three tubes of Below the Belt cream in various scents

    25. A roll of stick-on window privacy covering that'll block out harmful UV rays and keep your nosy neighbours from peeping into your home. They're translucent enough to let the light in so you won't have to live under the cover of darkness at all times.

    A window decorated with privacy covering

    26. A citrus reamer that'll catch seeds for you so you won't need to worry about getting unwanted crunchy bits in your paella or pasta. Reviewers love how easy it is to use and say it gets every drop of juice out of their limes and lemons.

    A person using the citrus reamer to juice a lemon over a rice dish

    27. A bestselling toilet stamping tool that'll bless your porcelain throne with fresh-scented gel stickers. They'll clean away stains and rings with every flush and save you from having to whip out your toilet brush every week.

    28. A grooved mat to protect your countertop from your scalding-hot styling tools and keep them from rolling over the edge and onto your toes. Gotta rush out of the house while your curling iron cools down? NDB with this baby.

    A curling iron on the mat

    29. A pack of soft silicone guards that'll save you (and your kids) from bumping your bods against sharp corners in your home. Reviewers love how easy they are to install and say that they won't leave behind sticky residue or damage furniture when you remove them.

    A corner guard on the corner of a table

    30. A pack of ultra-absorbent fridge liners that'll keep scum from building on your shelves and in your crispers. They're made of anti-microbial fabric and can be cut to fit any space you want to cover.

    31. A soap holder that'll keep your favourite bar from going prematurely mushy. It drains water out the bottom so you won't be dealing with a mess of soapy scum the next time you clean your bathroom.

    A bar of soap in the transparent soap holder

    32. And finally, pair of reusable liner sheets that'll catch falling pieces of food so you won't have to clean your oven on a bi-weekly basis. They can be used in microwaves and toaster ovens, too (just trim them to fit).

    An oven with a liner sheet on the bottom catching crumbs

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