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    31 Problem-Solving Products From Wayfair You'll Wish You'd Known About Sooner

    Including organizational, food, and storage solutions you probs should've had a long time ago...

    We hope you love the products we recommend! All of them were independently selected by our editors. Just so you know, BuzzFeed collects a share of sales and/or other compensation from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI β€” prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.

    1. An under-bed shoe storage bag in case you don't have a ton of closet space and aren't ready to part with any of your fab footwear.

    The storage bag used to organize shoes under bed

    Promising review: "I finally got rid of all those shoe boxes and can now actually see my shoes. Not only does this save space, it saves so much of my time in the morning or anytime I'm selecting shoes. This really helps to uncomplicate my life." β€”Pamela

    Price: $24.99

    2. A wall-mounted coat and hat rack so you can declutter your home and keep your outerwear all in one place. This multifunctional piece not only holds your must-have items but can display your favorite photos and decor pieces on the shelf.

    The white wall mount in an entryway

    Promising review: "Does the job! Good-looking and has held up well, even with kids hanging backpacks, swim bags, dance bags, coats and all the things. Also a nice little shelf to add a bit of decoration flair in an otherwise rather boring space." β€”Shopper

    Price: $64.99 (available in two colors)

    3. A closet system you can place either in a walk-in closet or in your bedroom space to display your trendy wardrobe. Showcase your favorite pieces all while staying organized.

    The closet system displaying clothes and shoes

    Promising review: "Bought this form my son who didn’t have a closet in one of the bedrooms. He loves it! The greatest thing is that the unit is extremely sturdy and holds up to 350 pounds! The unit is compact, yet holds so much! I recommend this product!" β€”Kathleen

    Price: $176.99 (available in two colors)

    4. A storage ottoman that can be used as a coffee table, foot rest, additional seating, and storage! A furniture piece that can truly do it all!

    The ottoman used as a coffee table

    Promising review: "Love this ottoman! The linen material is easy to care for, the color, tufting, and upholstery studs detail make it look expensive, but the storage is what I was really excited about. No more trekking upstairs for blankets when it gets cold." β€”Wayfair Reviewer

    Price: $133.99 (originally $161.99; available in four colors)

    5. A three-tier wall shelf β€” ideal for sprucing up your bathroom and creating more coveted storage space. Stack towels, bathroom essentials, and decor on this shelving system.

    The three-shelf unit displayed in bathroom holds towels and decor

    Promising review: "This shelf is just right for my bathroom. I used to have a towel rack on top of my garden tub, now I have this amazing shelf in that space. It looks great and now I use it for towels, bath salts and other things for my spa look. I recommend this shelf to anyone." β€”Alicia

    Price: $107.99

    6. A set of velvet nonslip hangers that'll keep your closet aesthetically pleasing and will ~actually~ keep your clothes on them, instead of letting them slide off (aka the bane of my existence).

    The pink hangers

    Promising review: "I purchased these velvet non sliphangers after seeing a post on Facebook from a friend who is a personal shopper and stylist. I was inspired to clean out my closet and reorganize. The hangers are so much thinner than my old ones, and were on sale as well. Game-changer!!! Love them. Should have done this sooner!!" β€”Sandra

    Price: $23.99 for a set of 50 (originally $29.99; available in five colors)

    7. A spice rack featuring four tiers to keep all of your fave seasonings stowed in pristine fashion. No more rummaging through the cupboard looking for the cinnamon...

    Reviewer's picture of the spice rack displaying spices on back of door
    Terrie / Wayfair

    Promising review: "Perfect!! When I moved to a new house, I now have a smaller pantry with limited space in cabinets for spices. This rack on my pantry door is just what I needed!!" β€”Terrie

    Price: $33.99

    8. A round marble cutting board so you can stop cutting straight on your countertops (which could ruin them BTW). Plus, this will look marvelous when used for charcuterie.

    The cutting board

    Promising review: "This chopping board works well with my cooking. Easy to clean!" β€”Gloria

    Price: $41.99

    9. Nonskid bookends to keep books standing upright and in place (not to mention this is a super great conversation starting piece). A wiener dog keeping my books organized? Sold.

    The daschund bookends

    Promising review: "Exactly what I expected. Small and sturdy." β€”Sheyanne

    Price: $42.99 (available in two colors)

    10. A Nespresso Vertuoplus bundle if you're in need of a caffeine pick-me-up on the reg (relatable) or want to be able to offer any future guests a variety of coffee options. Helloooooo espresso and my fave β€” cappuccinos.

    The Nespresso machine displayed in an at-home barista-style coffee corner
    Nicole / Wayfair

    I have a Nespresso maker and to say it's an absolute must-have in my home is an understatement. I LIVE for making cappuccinos so my favorite part of this maker is the frother.

    Price: $249.99 (originally $299.99)

    11. An egg cooker if you can never seem to cook hard boiled eggs right. It can make up to six soft-, medium- and hard-boiled eggs in 12 minutes or less. This is eggsactly what you need.

    The yellow egg cooker

    Promising review: "I used this today for the first time to make hard boiled eggs, I have to say they cooked to perfection! And they peeled very easily. Looking forward to trying out the other features. If you like eggs you can't go wrong. Its also very small, easy to store." β€”Peter

    Price: $19.99 (originally $29.99, available in four colors)

    12. An Elite slow cooker in case you never feel like you have any time to cook and want something to make that's easy and a no-brainer. It has an 8.5-quart oval removable stoneware pot that nicely accommodates anything from stew, pot roast, soups, casseroles, curries, and more.

    The slow cooker

    Promising review: "This digital slow cooker is excellent. It is so nice to have such a large size for our large family. Everything we cooked in it turned out wonderful. Buy it you won't be disappointed. We love it." β€”Cynthia

    Price: $52.99

    13. A herringbone coaster set so you can keep all of your pristine surfaces stain-free. Keep these on your side tables so no one will place their drink down without one ever again.

    The coasters

    Promising review: "These coasters are very pretty. They absorb the liquid from the glasses quickly. I love them!" β€”William

    Price: $21.99 for a set of four

    14. A shelving and cube organizer to keep young ones' playrooms tidy from toy overload. This will keep them all in one place and can even display some of their favorites.

    The pink storage unit

    Promising review: "Great for my 8-year-old's room. The customizability is great, and once all the pieces are firmly snapped together I have found them to be quite stable." β€”Alisia

    Price: $34.99 for a set of six (available in three colors)

    15. A mobile laundry center where you can sort your laundry by load so wash time can be less hectic and more enjoyable. The top shelf is perfect for holding detergents, folded clean clothes, and additional washing needs.

    The three-basket laundry basket with four wheels

    Promising review: "I'm really enjoying this product. No more fumbling around in the laundry hamper to separate clothing. What I really like about this product is the convenience of transfer once full. You just simply grab the handles of the carrier that's full and off you go." β€”Nowah

    Price: $61.99 (originally $92.99)

    16. A rolling bar cart β€” a perfect place for hosting wine nights that'll keep all of your liquor and bartending must-haves in one chic place.

    The bar cart

    Promising review: "I love it! This cart is sturdy and very modern looking. It will blend in with almost any decor. It is currently being used as a bar cart, but I am thinking of using it as a baking center. The top shelf will be great for my mixer and the lower shelves can hold bowls, etc. It is very versatile." β€”Sue

    Price: $214.99 (originally $255.99)

    17. Double cereal dispensers that not only look super cool displaying your dream cereal, but are quite functional so you can stop making a mess when you're pouring straight out of the box.

    The cereal dispenser

    Promising review: "It looks great in my kitchen! Easy to put together, took me kids love it because it's easy to dispense their cereal and other goodies. It fits well on my kitchen counter and does not take up a lot of space. I recommend this to anyone with children or just to bring some cute decor to your kitchen counter area." β€”Adelfa

    Price: $26.99 (originally $41.04; available in four colors)

    18. A multi shower head to improve your bathroom experience. Having a removable shower head is an absolute game-changer for when it comes time to clean the shower or when you need a more effective rinsing option.

    The shower head

    Promising review: "This shower head is so versatile. It has a stream/flow function for each family individual member's shower needs and preference. The price was extremely reasonable. You will not go wrong if you buy this." β€”Micha777

    Price: $24.99 (originally $59.99)

    19. A Freda cat home that'll perfectly blend in with your furniture so you don't have to worry about it being an eyesore. This is the Taj Mahal of litter boxes.

    The nightstand-like cat home

    Promising review: "Very nice quality for the price. No damages when the box arrived and very easy to assemble. I love that you can open the door rather than clean the box through the small opening. Also my 5-year-old cat is pretty big and fluffy and the box fits him perfectly so it should fit most cats easily." β€”Ecaterina

    Price: $78.99 (available in three colors)

    20. An outdoor shed so you can finally free up some room in your garage by moving seasonal items and tools into it.

    The shed

    Promising review: "Perfect for our storage needs. Looks great with the rest of my yard features. I have purchased two and am still deciding on location. This will be perfect for all of my small and some tall garden supplies and the other for pool use storage." β€”Michele

    Price: $256.99 (originally $359.90; and available in two colors)

    21. A chef's apron if you spend a lot of time in the kitchen and want to avoid soiling your cute outfit in the meantime.

    The apron in aqua

    Promising review: "I ordered this apron to go with a three-piece kitchen towel and hot pan mitt and the color matched perfectly! Due to the long ties and adjustable neck strap, you should be able to fit this comfortably even if you are XXL or a small. The fabric is thick enough to keep splatters and liquids off your clothes. I love the bright red color too. It’s perfect." β€”Marlene

    Price: $9.97 (originally $11.99; available in 16 colors)

    22. A wall-mounted wine rack in a gorgeous wood finish so you can free up counter space and display your fave cabernets in style.

    The wine rack mounted on wall

    Promising review: "I absolutely love it! It's really well-made and looks fantastic! Great size. Can't say enough good things about it. Definitely glad I bought it. Highly recommend!" β€”Aisha

    Price: $63.88+ (originally $99.99; available in three finishes and three sizes)

    23. A portable ice maker that'll make up to 28 lbs of ice in case your fridge doesn't quite make enough for your liking. With a family of five, our ice maker is drained quickly so having one of these makes our lives easier.


    Promising review: "Our house is always the hub for parties and get togethers so we run out of ice quickly. This machine has become a lifesaver. Works VERY fast and produces the perfect sized tubed/round shaped ice. Not too cumbersome for the counter either. Extremely happy with this investment." β€”Alexandra

    Price: $209.95 (originally $246.60)

    24. A square activity table so you can create the ideal creative space for little ones. This is perfect for at-home learning or arts and crafts.

    The desk

    Promising review: "Very fast delivery service. This is a sturdy well-built table. The design is simple, the connections are excellent and assembly is a breeze. I used my electric driver and it was less than a five minute job. This is my second furniture purchase from Wayfair. They are now my first go-to merchant for furniture." β€”Carrol

    Price: $101.64 (originally $148, available in 12 sizes and with or without coasters)

    25. A bathroom storage unit that goes over your toilet for storing toiletries that won't take up much space at all. Perfect for city apartment bathrooms where you need a bit more storage space.

    The storage unit over toilet

    Promising review: "I have a tiny bathroom and I've always wanted to have one of these over the toilet shelf units to store vanity items in a presentable way. I finally got one and it was on sale so was a great opportunity. I assembled it myself and found no problems." β€”Amy

    Price: $34.99 (originally $49.99)

    26. A storage bench β€” your new go-to area for putting on your shoes and storing them effortlessly. This is a perfect piece to place in a mudroom or near the front door.

    The storage bench in cherry

    Promising review: "I wanted something simple but useful by the front door and this bench is perfect! My husband wears a size 12 and the bottom rack even holds his shoes. I highly recommend this bench!" β€”Bill

    Price: $78.99

    27. A corner wicker hamper that'll fit perfectly in any room and won't get in the way. Keep all your dirty laundry contained in this concise basket.

    The laundry basket

    Promising review: "Better than expected! Nice size capacity, easy to put together, and tucks away neatly. Bought to replace canvas type hamper that continually slouched and lost its shape." β€”Wayfair reviewer

    Price: $19.99 (originally $45.99)

    28. An arched floor lamp if you want to give your space more lighting or are looking to create a cozy reading corner. This chic piece will give you the style and light you need.

    The lamp in a living room

    Promising review: "Seriously obsessed with this lamp. I was so on the fence about buying it but wow, I’m glad I did. It is so gorgeous and a statement piece. I get compliments on it all the time. It looks like it is worth way more than what I paid. It is heavy and sturdy. I am so happy with this purchase. 10/10 would recommend and buy again." β€”Marcelle

    Price: $111.99 (originally $129.99; available in two finishes and shade colors)

    29. A futon chair in case you want additional sleeping arrangement options for guests that stay over. This seat unfolds into a twin bed ideal for a cozy spot to sleep.

    The chair in moon light color

    Promising review: "It's great! Looks amazing in our room. We have a TINY spare room and wanted a place for someone to sleep when we have guests, but we also wanted the room to be functional as a hobby room for us. The chair feels very solidly built and is comfortable to lay on." β€”Wayfair reviewer

    Price: $199.99 (originally $215.99; available in four colors)

    30. Or a larger couch futon for even bigger sleeping arrangements. This is upholstered with microsuede for a comfy place to sit or sleep.

    The futon in a living room

    Promising review: "Great quality and comfortable! Very easy to assemble." β€”Lucky

    Price: $359.99

    31. A cosmetics storage box if you want to declutter your vanity and store your makeup in the chicest of ways. Display your favorite products in this organizational unit that has four drawers and a display shelf.

    The cosmetics organizer

    Honestly, this has to be the most stylish and unique makeup display I've ever laid eyes on.

    Price: $42.99 (originally $61.99)

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