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    20 Home Products Under $20 That'll Upgrade Your Space

    Big change for pocket change.

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    1. A sculptural candle holder to create an intriguing dining-table setting.

    West Elm

    Get it from West Elm for $13.30.

    2. A magazine rack, if your current mode of organizing reading materials (pushing them underneath your bed) is no longer sparking joy.


    Promising review: "Works perfect for records, 45s & 12”. Should easily hold 40 or more." β€”Wendy O

    Get it from Amazon for $16.99.

    3. A pan organizer that is just as much an investment in your day-to-day productivity (think about all the time you waste digging for the right pan!) as it is in making your kitchen look picturesque.


    Promising review: "This thing is awesome. I have a small kitchen without a lot of counter space, and this thing helps keep everything organized, readily available, and keeps the stovetops clear. I have four pans (two are heavy copper core) on rotation and a goose-neck kettle, which I keep on top. Perfect solution for my needs." β€”D. Park

    Get it from Amazon for $13.87.

    4. A floating shelf β€” with an emphasis on the "floating" β€” that actually conceals every trace of hardware to create the illusion of levitating books.,

    Promising review: "These are so much fun! We ordered the small size, which fits standard hardback books (approximately five to seven hardbacks in my experience). They're a great way to add some extra storage to our very small home, and we've placed them in our hallway so people ask us about them all the time. I'd highly recommend!" β€”LaBuenaVidaMere

    Get it from Amazon for $12.45+ (also available in sets of three for $29.95+).

    5. A pack of bed-sheet suspenders (grippers that keep your linens from slipping off the mattress) that'd leave Larry King utterly shook.


    Promising review: "Amazing product. I am an architect. I hate a messed-up bed. I couldn't find thinner fitted sheets. I bought these clips. Did I say amazing? I often have shown my own home to potential clients in order to show them some of my work. The beds had to be neat when I did. I bought these clips with a lot of doubts. I CAN'T SAY HOW IMPORTANT IT IS TO READ THE REVIEW FROM THE PERSON WHO DESCRIBES THE BEST WAY TO PUT ON THE CLIPS. (By flipping the fitted corners of the sheet up onto the top of the bed surface, applying the clips there, and THEN pulling everything back under the mattress. As opposed to all of the other reviewers who complain about how difficult it is to fasten the clips on while lifting up the corner of the mattress!) Once the clips are on, flip the fitted corner back down over the mattress and look at the great result. All of the excess fabric vanishes completely. I was expecting some kind of big pucker even while the sheets stayed in place, but there was nothing but tight, smooth fabric." β€”Steven P. Gray

    Get it from Amazon for $8.99+ (available in two sizes).

    6. A window-mounted cat bed that can support up to 50 pounds of feline weight.

    Promising review: "It's been nine months and Tucker still loves this bed 10 times more than anything else I've bought him. He sleeps in it any time he's not sleeping with me... it's his main 'place' in the house. Several friends have bought it upon my recommendation and their cats love the sunny seat just as much." β€”Jen B

    Get it from Amazon for $19.71.

    7. No-glue privacy film for a bit of privacy (and prism fun) where you need it most.

    Promising review: "After too many months of debating what to buy to cover our bathroom windows and my husband not wanting to chance the cheap $5 spray-on frosted glass I think we made the right decision buying this instead! I love DIYs, but I fail at them MISERABLY! I can't cut or draw a straight line to save my life and end up needing my husband to fix my mistakes. Well I'm here to tell you that doesn't matter for this! Overall very satisfied with this product and I love that my window looks like a Monet painting every morning!" β€”Beth

    Get it from Amazon for $13.99+ (available in seven sizes).

    8. A set of geometric jewelry trays that can also be used to serve snacks on at your next function.


    Promising review: "I purchased these trays for food displays. They are thin and pretty small but everything looked great on them! They definitely can’t handle anything incredibly heavy so in the future I’d use them as decorative trays for utensils/napkins or cheese platters but you can’t beat the price. I love the colors." β€”melissa houghtalin

    Get it from Amazon for $9.78 (for a set of four).

    9. Fabric storage cubes you won't feel like you need to hide in a closet.


    Promising review: "We've been using these for six months and they have held up well. We put shoes in one, linens in another, and computer paper/supplies in another. The handles work well and everything is holding up great. The sand linen color is a nice neutral and contrasts well with dark wood-color storage cubes." β€”MANDJ

    Get it from Target for $9.99 (available in six colors).

    10. A macrame mirror to go full millennial boho.


    Promising review: "This mirror is GORGEOUS!! I bought this with few expectations and it's simply amazing! It's securely placed in the macrame and hangs flat. The photographs show the front and back of the mirror. I want more but don't need them. :D" β€”M. Bradley

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99 (available in two colors).

    11. A set of minimalist natural-wood hooks to hang things your way β€” really, you can even set up an elaborate hat display., Amazon

    Promising review: "We converted from towel bars to pegs, so that we no longer had to fold our towels and to help them dry faster. These pegs are so beautiful! The beechwood finish looks great. We live in a cottage and these are casual but elegant details." β€”Lynne Homeyer

    Get it from Amazon for $13.49 (available in two colors).

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


    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." β€”Z

    Get it from Amazon for $9.98+ (available in black and white).

    13. A kitchen sink caddy that'll hold all your most-used supplies and create some semblance of order in your most chaotic little nook.


    Promising review: "The thing I love about it is how our dishcloths and scrub brushes are no longer staying in the dish rack blocking anyone from actually using the rack without taking all the stuff out. Our dishcloths are also less funky since they're not being wadded up in a corner of the sink to get wet and mildewy. Gross. You also can put those weird little bits of things (like silicone rings for personal-size blenders) on it so they don't get lost in the shuffle of the regular dish rack items. Plus that bright green is just FUN." β€”quirkyblogger

    Get it from Amazon for $10.99 (also available in gray).

    14. A tissue box cover, because a tissue box is not a home when there's no cover to hold it tight.


    Promising review: "It looks great and serves the function of covering all the various funky-colored boxes of upright tissue and adds a bit of whimsy in the process! I like the solid white as it will go with most any decor and it's also a matte type of finish (was expecting more of a shiny/plastic finish), which means it will also be very easy for me to paint to better match the bedroom decor. It was also packaged well (no chips or cracks) and the stickers on the product itself were easy to peel off; they left no residue. It's the right fit, with the right price for me." β€”Riley

    Get it from Amazon for $5.

    15. An LED plug-in night light, if you'd like enough light in your room to make it to the bathroom in the middle of the night without stubbing your toe.


    Promising review: "I'm THRILLED with these. One on each end of our ranch-layout home gives us plenty of light at night to be able to navigate without turning lights on. I feel like these look like expensive night-lights, starting off dim and getting brighter as it gets darker out. I have no complaints. They are slim to the wall so my 1 1/2-year-old doesn't notice there is something to pull out, and they stay securely in the wall (I had no issues with them in my US outlet). These are honestly one of my best Amazon finds and I've recommended them to many friends." β€”S. Barry

    Get a six-pack from Amazon for $13.99.

    16. Or, motion-sensor stick-on lights, which only turn on when you absolutely need them to.


    Promising review: "Excellent unwired lights for places that would benefit from having lights but you don’t want the hassle and expense of hiring an electrician to do the wiring for the lights. I have four of these lights inside hallway shelves. This hallway gets a lot of foot traffic. In the evening, these lights get triggered on by a passerby by at least 20 times. I’ve had these lights for two whole months, and the original batteries are still good to go. Please be advised that these white lights are rather cool temperature lights. I would estimate around 5,000K. If you’re looking for something slightly warmer (i.e., slightly more yellow) then opt for the warm white version." β€”H. Jonathan K. Park

    Get a three-pack from Amazon for $19.99+ (available in white and warm white).

    17. A live plant that you don't have to worry about showing up on your doorstep in a barely alive state.


    Promising review (for the Dieffenbachia, left): "Wow. I am so pleased with the plant that I received. I have ordered plants online before but always found the shipping for anything larger than 4" to be too expensive to be worth it, especially since so many ship from the other side of the country. Of the 4" plants I have purchased online I have had some mixed reviews. So when I saw Amazon had Prime 6" and 8" plants at a reasonable price, I decided to order one for an empty spot in my living room. I could not be more pleased. It was packed exceptionally well so that there was no chance of damage in shipping, it came so healthy and full, and it is much larger than I expected. I was nervous that this pot was going to be too big, but once I truly repot it it will be perfect." β€”Nancy

    Get the plant on the left from Amazon for $16.54 or the one on the right from Amazon for $19.99.

    Check out the rest of Amazon's Costa Farms plant collection here.

    18. A tiered shower caddy, because you've never particularly enjoyed lining your shampoo bottles and soaps on the floor of the shower.


    Promising review: "Best shower caddy organizer I have ever had. My shower/tub has really narrow ledges, so I quickly decided that I needed some other solution. Not a fan of the ones that hang over the showerhead (you always get sprayed in the face when you need something), and I knew from experience that the tension rods don't always stay put. Saw these, and thought, worst-case scenario, mold/mildew, and they get tossed. Fast-forward nine months, and no complaints! Everything has its spot, and I haven't seen a speck of mold/mildew. Overall very happy with purchase." β€”Krystin

    Get it from Amazon for $15.97.

    19. A set of vintage-style botanical prints you can frame for a super-affordable and stylish addition to your drab walls.


    Promising review: "Good quality. I loved being able to purchase these and put them in frames for a fraction of the cost of other look-alikes. Took some digging to find frames that were good-looking and a good price, but I found them. Love my botanical wall." β€”Mon

    Get four 8x10 prints from Amazon for $11.99.

    20. And a multi-tier stainless steel clothing rack that'll finally give the pants on your floor a permanent (and space-saving) home.


    Promising review: "These hangers are a must-have for every closet! These are the ultimate space-saving hangers, making my closet look more organized and neat. They look exactly as pictured and as described. These are made of high-quality stainless steel, and are heavy-duty hangers β€” they can accommodate my husband's heavy jeans and they won't bend or buckle as they are really sturdy. They are versatile; compatible with not only pants but also scarves, towels, belts, ties, etc. The open-end design allows me to hang and remove pants easily and quickly. The pants rack is rust-free and eliminates creases on my clothes. They are very functional and practical for everyday use. I give them five stars for quality, design, cost, and functionality." β€”Chrissy_Lar

    Get it from Amazon for $9.87+ (available in one-piece, three-piece, and six-piece options).

    Some reviews have been edited for length and/or clarity.

    Some reviews in this post have been edited for length and/or clarity.

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