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    Updated on Jan 30, 2019. Posted on Jan 15, 2019

    26 Cheap Things That'll Majorly Upgrade Your Bathroom

    They're all under $30!

    We hope you love the products we recommend! All of them were independently selected by our editors. Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page if you decide to shop from them. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.

    1. A space-saving outlet shelf that's perfect for propping up your home speakers while you bathe.

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    Promising review: "The quality of the product is excellent. I like the plain explanations on the instructions, and the box contains everything you'll need to get this thing hung whether you have a GFCI or a regular duplex outlet. I put this in my bathroom to get a Play 1 off the counter. It is the perfect size, shape, and color for this application." —J.Lewis

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99+ (available with two to six arms).

    2. A swiveling, wall-mountable towel bar to hang as many as six rows of heavy-duty towels on — time to buy six rows of towels!

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I purchased this a few days ago to add to my newly remodeled guest bathroom and was a little leery of the weight that the towels would put on the hinges. Having loaded it down now, with high-quality bath sheets, it easily supports the towels without any bowing or drooping to the rods. The hinges have nylon bushings between each joint, which makes them nice and tight so far. After buying this system, I would definitely recommend and will purchase additional KES products in the future." —Crackin4

    Get it from Amazon for $24.99.

    3. A cement trinket dish for the artiste with expensive taste but a low balance alert in their future.

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    Get it from West Elm for $6. (Get free shipping with code SAVENOW at checkout.)

    4. An interlocking drawer organizer that'd leave Marie Kondo scrambling for a new catchphrase — "joy" doesn't begin to describe what this tidy setup will spark in you.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "So I bought a lot of these!! They are awesome, they interlock and allow for different combination of sizes and layouts. My drawers are finally organized, my OCD mind is at ease, and I can sleep better knowing that my toothbrush is not touching the Q-tip dispenser. Seriously though, the sizes available in this package seem to fit most things, like a toothbrush, external hard drives, screws, and dog combs." —Leo Light

    Get a set of eight from Amazon for $16.67.

    5. A mini trash can for the naysayers who said a garbage can could never be described as "chic."

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    Promising review: They actually made an attractive trash can. I got the matte pink for my daughter. It is the most beautiful pink, and I don't like pink but this is so soft that it is hard to resist. Ended up getting a gray one for myself. It's designed to be easy to empty. Very happy with this." —anonymous

    Get it from Amazon for $24.99 (available in brushed steel, matte mint, matte navy, and matte pink).

    6. A clinging fogless shower mirror and razor holder unit to have the most kingly shaving sesh of your life.

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    Promising review: "I have no idea how this stays up so effectively, but it does. I put it on the outside glass wall of a shower, and it's been holding up great. I have a super-tiny bathroom with a super-tiny counter space, and this helps keep my toothbrush, toothpaste, and rings up off the counter and out of the way.

    Highly recommend. Have since bought another one for my son who is leaving dorm life for a college rental property now." —Sarah0054

    Get the toothbrush and razor holder for $14.99 and the mirror for $12.99, both from The Container Store.

    7. A shower curtain with some real midcentury personality.

    westelm.com

    Get it from West Elm for $29. (Get free shipping with code SAVENOW at checkout.)

    8. Or, a shower curtain with pockets, because who are you kidding? Every inch of storage space matters in your tiny-ass bathroom.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "This is the perfect solution for my tub/shower situation. We have no shelving, and showerhead racks tend to get rusty/caked with soap and have even fallen off. We've had this in the shower for three months now and it's great. It holds all our bottles, razors, and bars of soap." —Rachel B

    Get it from Amazon for $14.

    Read our full review here.

    9. An over-the-door hair tools holder so you always have easy access to your frequently used products.

    amazon.com

    Get it from Amazon for $8.91+ (available in two finishes).

    10. A three-piece set of quick-drying towels, because you know the horrors of a dank, mildewy space too well.

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    Get a three-piece set from Amazon for $12.99 (includes a wash cloth, bath towel, and hand towel; available in eight colors).

    These were also our pick for the best towels on BuzzFeed Reviews.

    11. A luxurious foam spa pillow with seven suction cups that cling to your tub to give your shoulders and neck some much-needed orthopedic support when you're kicking back.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "This bath pillow is wonderful! I had the blow-up terry pillow and ditched it for this, and I am so glad I did. This pillow is extremely comfortable and the best pillow I have ever tried. It looks as though it would attach easily to any tub. My tub is curved, and there was no problem with it conforming to my tub. It stays put with no slippage. The suction cups hold very well." —Christina

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99+ (also available in a three-panel option).

    Read our full review here.

    12. A bamboo bath mat that'll stay looking first-day new (unlike your run-of-the-mill cotton mat you've been wronged by too many times in the past).

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "This mat is perfect for my tiny Brooklyn apartment. I like it because it does not get gross like textile-based bath mats. It is easy to wipe down and looks clean. If feet germs gross you out, this is the mat for you!" —Laura Anne White

    Get it from Amazon for $29.99.

    13. A pair of amber glass bottles with labels to declutter your countertops and make your soaps look a whole lot fancier.

    amazon.com

    Get it from Amazon for $12.99 (for a pair).

    14. A pair of golden pothos plants that thrive in warm, damp conditions — which, hey, sounds a lot like your bathroom!

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "Visualize the thickest, healthiest plant you have ever purchased then double it." —BlackbeltDebutant

    Get it from Amazon for $17.59 (for a two-pack).

    15. A multi-compartmented acrylic makeup organizer if your preferred high is seeing everything in exactly its right place.

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    Promising review: "I absolutely love this makeup organizer. It is very large, and the best part is that it's modular. You can arrange the setup in a bunch of different ways and if you stack them, they fit together so they won't move around during use. The plastic is thick and while I was cleaning my vanity, I accidently dropped one of the pieces and it didn't crack/break at all. The drawers open and close very easily. They came with little black sheets to put in your drawers as a means to protect the drawers, but I removed them all as I don't need them. I have a TON of makeup and it fit everything with room to spare. I ended up stacking my palettes on top as well and it looks great! Definitely worth the money and would buy again!" —Real cook

    Get it from Amazon for $26.99.

    16. A wooden storage bin that'll inspire you to go wild with your cabinets.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "This box is perfect. I have a very small main bathroom and needed something that fit on top of the toilet to hold extra toilet paper. It is a pretty, clean-looking design. I get the big rolls of toilet paper, so it holds two of those well. It's solid and well made. Next I need to tackle organizing our bathroom closet that has those wire grid shelves. I'll buy more of these, so I don't have to worry about things falling through those grids." —Suzie Q

    Get it from Amazon for $15.59+ (available in XS, S, S/M, and L and in white and gray).

    17. A tabletop vanity mirror for a very affordable piece of luxury.

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    Get it from West Elm for $24.

    18. An accordion-style plunger that'll make you wonder why you ever bothered with a standard rubber-cup one.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I have never used a better toilet plunger in my life. This one is totally awesome and is the best by far. You have to be careful not to get to aggressive with it or you can splash water out of the toilet and/or on yourself. What I do is line up the plunger opening to the opening in the toilet. Then I slowly press it down to get the air out of the plunger (if you go fast you will likely splash the water out onto the floor and possibly yourself) and then slowly draw water into the plunger while keeping the openings sealed together. Getting the air out is key. Then I just thrust, plunge, or use my weight downward into the toilet opening without lifting up the plunger or breaking the seal. The water in the plunger will shoot down through the toilet opening. I can usually clear a clog in one plunge. This design is by far the best I've ever used or seen. It's worth three times the price I paid." —Knutester

    Get it from Amazon for $14.47+ (available in turquoise and black).

    19. A geometric shower caddy with special hooks for your razor and loofah so every item has a home.

    westelm.com

    Get it from West Elm for $30 (available in gray, blue, and white; get free shipping with code SAVENOW at checkout).

    20. A set of stick-on storage pods that'll create storage space you didn't know you had for all your makeup and other odds and ends — finally that weird nook between the medicine cabinet and tub serves a purpose!

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    Get a set of three from The Container Store for $9.99.

    21. An over-the-door organizer for hanging towels and clean clothes (instead of, IDK, tossing them on the radiator like an animal).

    westelm.com

    Get it from West Elm for $20.

    22. A hanging cotton canvas laundry bag you actually won't mind keeping out.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "This hanging cotton canvas bag is a definite lifesaver for my bathroom floor. Instead of having to pick up laundry and collect it before going to the wash, we now can strip down before a shower and basketball-throw our clothing into the hamper. We have an older top-loading washer and this bag holds one full load of wash, which is great for saving space since we no longer need to keep a basket out for collection. This bag has been completely filled with jeans, and the metal frame and hook have not bent or warped from the weight, so it will hold up to heavy laundry." —Z

    Get it from Amazon for $10.99 (available in black and white).

    23. A high-rise organizer for your medicine cabinet because figuring out how to stack on top of these narrow AF shelves can be a nightmare.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "My medicine cabinet looks so neat with these organizers! The quality of plastic is good; the compartment size is convenient. I bought a few different sizes and found use for all of them. Highly recommended." —ZK

    Get it from Amazon for $12.73.

    24. A small "seed shelf" you can display a candle on or use to toss your keys and wallet on while you take care of business.

    ofakind.com

    Get them from Of a Kind for $9.50 (available in dark gray, dark green, and pink).

    The maker (Good Thing) has completely sold out of them, so get them while they're still around here!

    25. A pack of stick-anywhere motion-sensor night lights so you can grab an item out of the medicine cabinet in the middle of the night without waking everyone up with a sudden burst of light.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "These little babies can detect motion from about 10 feet away and turn themselves on. The light they give off is incredibly bright considering they are only six LEDs. After they turn on they will shut off after about one minute with no motion in the room, so they are great for a bathroom night light but you may have to move a few times if your there for a bit." —Mr. SmokeyJoe

    Get it from Amazon for $12.99 (for a pack of three; available in warm or regular white).

    26. And a toothbrush caddy that'll finally help you keep your brushes straight.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "My wife and I have been using this for a few months and really like it. It's the perfect size for two brushes and one tube of paste. The base color matches our walls and it's easy to wipe clean when needed." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99+ (available in two sizes).

    The reviews in this post have been edited for length and clarity.

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