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    37 Products So Genius, They Probably Graduated Summa Cum Laude

    Honestly, any one of these products could be the valedictorian of their graduating class...

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    1. A set of Wad-Free pads that'll assist in efficiently drying your bed sheets, preventing them from getting tangled into a massive ball. You ever pull out your sheets and they're still damp? Gross. These will fix that. 

    the wad free pads attached to a bed sheet
    Amazon

    Wad-Free is a small business established in 2020 after the founder Cyndi Bray learned computer-aided design to create the pads.

    Promising review: "THIS ACTUALLY WORKS!!!! I saw a TikTok about these and decided to order. Sheets balling all up in the washer and dryer has been a pet peeve of mine for forever. I was super skeptical of these, but I tried it, and it works as advertised!" —StrangerThings

    Get a set of two from Amazon for $19.99.

    2. A garbage disposal foaming cleaner to refresh the drain — aka the place you pour all your leftover noodles that linger on your plate after dinner. Keep the garbage disposal squeaky clean so you can continue to use it in all your lazy glory.

    a moving gif of the blue foaming cleanser at work in a sink
    Amazon

    Promising review: "It seems counterintuitive to put a little packet down your garbage disposal to clean it, but this does actually seem to work, at least for getting out weird smells that baking soda and vinegar don't really touch. I scrub the sink down first, especially around the garbage disposal area, rinse it down, and then just follow the directions on the package. I have used it with single, large-size sinks and with double sinks — only difference is that the double sink will have blue cleaning foam rise up the drain, which you rinse away when the disposal sounds clear again. I have tried the foaming cleaner in a can, but unfortunately it stopped coming out of the can about 10% of the way through. Went back to this tried-and-true." —KS

    Get a pack (four uses) from Amazon for $4.25.

    3. A pack of Affresh washing machine cleaning tablets for keeping the machine that washes your clothes squeaky clean. Who wants to wash their things in a dirty washer? Not me.

    reviewer image of inside of washing machine after it was cleaned with affresh tablets
    affresh packaging

    Promising review: "I saw this on TikTok and had to give it a try. It’s very easy, just throw it in there and throw on the self cleaning mode for my washer. My washer was musty beforehand and came out with no smell at all. It freshened up the drum. Since I used it, my clothes have smelled stronger of my detergent. I also purchased the dishwasher tabs as well and they work very well too. Definitely worth giving it a try." —Adamsp17

    Get a pack of six from Amazon for $11.98

    4. Wet & Forget shower cleaner to tackle the gunk and stains that have been overstaying their welcome in your tub or shower. Spray it on, let it sit for a few hours (some reviewers left it on for 24 hours), and then rinse or wipe it clean! 

    A dirty shower with a yellow floor
    The shower floor all clean

    Promising review: "I have well water. Something in my well water reacts with copper plumbing and turns my shower tiles blue. Since my bathroom color scheme isn't on the blue spectrum, this is problematic. The well water also causes the shower glass to film up quickly. I've tried dozens and dozens of cleaners and scrubbed till my arms ached trying to get ahead of the blue and scumminess. My ambition in life is NOT to be a full time bathroom scrubber! I saw this stuff on a professional house cleaner's TikTok (sorry, don't remember which one) and thought 'what the heck, might as well give it a try.' Oh my goodness, the first day after my shower I sprayed this stuff all over and walked away. The next morning there was a NOTICEABLE reduction in the blue and the glass looked clearer too. Day two, sprayed again and walked away. The next morning the blue was gone except for a few spots on the floor tile and the glass looked amazing. Day three I sprayed the remaining spots and the next morning the shower practically looked new. NO SCRUBBING AT ALL!!!! This is my new favorite shower cleaner. The ONLY con I have is that it makes me sneeze while I'm spraying from inside the shower, but I can live with that." —L. J. Petillo

    Get it from Amazon for $19.98.

    5. veggie chopper so you no longer have to *cry* massive tears over that onion you gotta chop. This nifty gadget can julienne, chop, spiralize, and slice vegetables! It has a handy compartment at the bottom where your freshly chopped produce will sit after it goes through the chopping process. 

    Reviewer putting a potato on a flip top lid cutter and bringing the lid down to chop it into pieces
    Model pressing down on top to cut an onion

    Promising review: "Makes life so much easier. I can't imagine chopping onions or bell peppers by hand anymore, and it does so much more. We used to have a Prepworks chopper, which was a similar idea but you had to press so hard to chop and it broke after not too long. This one requires very little effort to cut through the food and it has a generous container." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $29.99.

    6. Bissell Stomp 'N Go Pads for tackling tough, hard-to-remove surface stains like wine, pet pee, mud, blood, and juice. Simply place the pad on the affected area, stomp on the pad, and then leave it be for 30 minutes. Once you peel it off the floor, your stain should have magically lifted — hallelujah!

    reviewer image of pads after cleaning floors
    model using stomp pad on carpet

    Promising review: "OMG I am SO HAPPY that they are making these again. They are the absolute best. Nothing comes close! I even called and wrote to Bissell twice when they discontinued this item asking them to bring it back. Then I bought all I could from Amazon and on eBay. Now they are back! I have an older dog who sometimes has accidents and NOTHING works as well and as easily as these. Some people say they are small but I say they are perfect! In fact, because they are relatively expensive, I cut these into small pieces and use just what I need. If you rub the pad into the carpet it will completely remove the stain. Stomp on it and leave it there. The stain will be gone. I seal the bag with a bulldog clip to keep the remaining pads moist." —kscoco

    Get a pack of 20 from Amazon for $24.99

    7. A "Bread Buddy" dispenser in case you're sick and tired of how quickly your bread goes moldy (or stale). This keeps your loaf fresh by creating an air-tight seal. And with an easy pull of the bread bag, it'll dispense slices of bread like magic.

    A reviewer using the rectangular bread dispenser to pull out a fresh loaf
    An image of the rectangular bread holder with a loaf inside

    Promising review: "The Buddeez Sandwich Bread Dispenser is great! It does exactly what it was intended for. I live alone and I don't quite go through bread often enough before the last quarter section of the loaf starts to go stale. I was originally looking for something to put a loaf of bread in as a shell for my vacuum sealer, that would keep the bread from getting crushed from the pressure. This dispenser solved all of my problems. Thank you!" —DRMcQuaig

    Get it from Amazon for $13.88

    8. A six-outlet wall charger because if outlets are few and far between in your home, you're def gonna wanna maximize them. This has two USB fast-charging ports and six outlet ports for ALL your devices. It also has a nifty night-light that you can touch on and off.

    Reviewer turning the light on and off the charger with items plugged in
    Charger with several large plugs in it

    Promising review: "Better than any strip! Saw this on TikTok and it’s everything. Love the auto night-light feature. So versatile and compact. Worth every penny. Will be ordering more." —Kellie

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99

    9. A pack of Elephant Trax Labels to stick on storage bins and boxes and sync to an app so you can keep track of what you have stored inside! 

    reviewer image of labels
    app that is associate with labels to show what is stored in box

    Promising review: "I saw this product on TikTok and IMMEDIATELY bought it. I have A LOT of decorations and clothes that I threw into U-Haul and Amazon boxes three years ago when I moved in with my boyfriend. They've been sitting in our barn since. I dreaded going through everything because my squirrel brain gets overwhelmed very easily and the thought of trying to keep all my 'treasures' organized sent me rushing for a paper bag to hyperventilate. These stickers now give me hope. :)" —Tess Brady

    Get a pack of 40 from Amazon for $9.99 (also available in larger quantities).

    10. A battery storage organizer so the next time you have to replace your TV remote batteries it doesn't turn into a full-blown scavenger hunt. It also comes with a battery tester to see how much juice you have left!

    This bad boy holds over 100 batteries!

    Promising review: "Very handy organizational tool. Now easy to not only tell at a glance what you have but also what you don't have or are running low on. The battery tester is very helpful in determining if it's the device or the battery that has failed, and it has its own compartment that also stores odd sized batteries like button and watch batteries. It has a carrying handle or can be mounted somewhere convenient. Includes the mounting hardware." —Rob N

    Get it from Amazon for $23.99 (available in three colors).

    11. An oil spray dispenser you can refill with your own EVOO. It's more sustainable than purchasing a new can of Pam each month. Just spritz your pans before cooking or use it to spray some olive oil and vinegar on your salad!

    Reviewer photo of them holding the oil spray dispenser
    Reviewer photo of them spraying some veggies

    Promising review: "The sprayer is a high quality glass container with a spraying nozzle capable of producing a very fine mist. This is perfect for coating baking pans with oil and other cooking needs. The trigger is smooth and easy to use. The slim profile makes it easy to store and doesn't clog up precious kitchen storage space." —K.K.

    Get it from Amazon for $10.99.

    12. A container of The Pink Stuff cleaning paste that can tackle any scuff, stain, or mess like an absolute superhero. It's amazing for almost all surfaces and it's designed to not leave behind any scratches once you're finished cleaning. It does such an amazing job at removing stains that you can give your arm a rest from all that intense scrubbing. 

    Reviewer is holding The Pink Stuff in their hand
    Reviewer before and after photo of a wall covered in crayon marks and then clean
    Reviewer before and after photo of the bottom of a pan covered in stains and then not

    BTW, it's vegan!

    Promising review: "Since moving into this apartment I have gradually come to hate this tub because of the water stains I have tried every product on the market including things from the internet like Coca-Cola, vinegar, you name it...this stuff with a couple of swipes/scrubs and a toothbrush for the textured areas completely cleaned my tub in a way that I can only tell you excited me to the core of my being. All I can tell you is buy it and I wish you the best!" —Michelle

    Get it from Amazon for $5.97

    13. jewelry cleaning brush if your precious gemstone jewelry is looking a bit lackluster. This will bring them back to life and have them sparkling like new with practically zero effort on your part.

    A before and after of the writer's engagement ring cleaned with the brush
    Stephanie Hope / BuzzFeed

    Promising review: "I absolutely love this product. I saw it on TikTok and figured I would give it a try. My grandmother passed away almost eight years ago, and she left me her first engagement ring in her will. I have tried so many jewelry cleaners, toothpaste and toothbrush, you name it, tried everything except for sending it away to get cleaned. I ordered the Diamond Dazzle Stik on Thursday and it arrived the following Saturday, fast shipping! Today is Sunday and I cleaned my ring with the Diamond Dazzle Stik. My ring is just as shiny as it was when my grandfather bought it for my grandmother many many years ago. I will definitely use this Diamond Dazzle Stik on all my jewelry. Highly recommended!" —Heather

    Get it from Amazon for $7.99.

    And check out our full Diamond Dazzle Stik deep dive.

    14. A car cleaning gel so you can rid your vehicle of dust and crumbs that have been lurking on your dashboard, in your air vents, and yep — in those cup holders. This slime-like putty can fit into even the smallest spaces to pick up debris. Bonus: This also works on laptops and keyboards!

    reviewer holding orange car cleaning gel in front console of car
    gif of person using gel to clean cup holders and around shift gear

    Promising review: "This product does exactly what it says it does. I recently got a new car and was looking for something to easily pick up dust. I saw this product from TikTok. I was surprised at how easily it picks up dust and small debris, especially from inside of vents and cup holders." —Loren

    Get it from Amazon for $6.88

    15. A Baker's Edge brownie pan because everyone knows the edges are the best part of this delectable dessert. You can also utilize the pan for testing out different topping options. ~YUM~

    Reviewer's picture of the brownie pin with bordering that makes every piece a corner piece

    16. A pet hair remover if your upholstery is starting to look like it's covered in shag from your pets shedding so much. Roll this bb around and pick up every last piece of hair. Even the laziest of peeps will probably find some joy in using this rolling contraption on their furniture. #Satisfying

    Reviewer showing opened ChomChom full of pet hair
    Reviewer using ChomChom to remove pet hair from black fabric

    Promising review: "I was cautiously optimistic, but this tool is as effective as everyone is saying. My couches, and especially my recliner, look brand new. It takes little to no effort to use. Just use it in a 'scrubbing' type motion and it catches and traps the fur (and other small debris, such as crumbs...) in the little compartment. Pop it open, empty it out. Done." —Ian K.

    Get it from Amazon for $28.95.

    17. A set of Drop Stop gap fillers for keeping your cell phone (or rogue french fries) from building up in your car seat cracks.

    Reviewer's picture of their black car seat gap fillers in their front seats

    18. A set of coconut bowls that are not only aesthetically pleasing, but sustainable too! Making acai bowls and smoothies just got a whole lot more ~tropical~.

    bowl and hand-carved spoon set

    19. An hangable T-shirt organizer in case folding your clothes in a way that would make Marie Kondo proud is just not in your repertoire of talents.

    t-shirts organized on roll keeper

    20. A cold brew coffee maker because think of all the money you could save from not having to make that daily trip to Starbs just to get your caffeine. Plus, watered down hot coffee poured over ice is just not cutting it anymore...

    21. Drywall repair putty to finally fill in those eyesore cracks in your kitchen door frame. This simplifies the process so you can avoid giving anymore of your precious time to lengthy home improvement tasks (and spend more time watching Netflix).

    22. A bag resealer because somehow all those bag clips you bought a few months ago have magically vanished. This easy-to-use tool will eliminate any potential future purchases of bag clips that will just get lost in the shuffle.

    A reviewer photo of a bag of chia seeds sealed and turned upside down

    23. Liquid ant traps to rid your house of these pesky insects, I mean — unless you're trying to recreate the latest movie installment of A Bug's Life then go off I guess...

    A bait trap filled with ants

    24. A handheld garlic press since attempting to mince garlic with a knife is a risky tango with death. Also — all of the pieces will be the same size so they'll cook evenly.

    the rolling handheld garlic press with minced garlic in it

    25. A spaghetti measure to take the guesswork out of how much pasta is enough pasta for your upcoming meal. Think of all the times you dumped the whole box in and wasted it; well not anymore.

    A person holding pasta inside the spaghetti measure

    26. An easily washable drip catcher that fits effortlessly around your sink faucet to avoid the puddle of doom. (Believe me, you know the puddle of doom.)

    faucet drip catcher around sink

    27. A CouchCoaster so you can stop trying to balance your bevvy on the arm of the couch while binge-watching your current fave Netflix show.

    28. Anti-chafe lace bands because wearing skirts and dresses without these can be one painful experience (relatable).

    reviewer wearing non-chafe bands in black

    29. A T Thompson Tee that features underarm sweat pads to absorb even the largest quantities of sweat as well as a bamboo fabric for a nice cooling effect. You'll probs never want to work out in any top other than this one ever again.