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    25 Products That'll Make Your Old Things Look Like New Again

    Why replace what you can fix?

    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 bestselling Diamond Dazzle pen that'll make your precious jewels shine their brightest again. It has a click mechanism and dispenses a polymer that finely polishes gems.

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    Reviewers say it truly brings brilliance back to their gems, and saves them money they would normally spend on a professional cleaning.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $21.64.

    2. A USB-powered fabric shaver that'll make all the lint-pilled sweaters you've retired look brand spanking new again. Just in time for winter!

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    The package contains the lint remover, an extra blade, a plush drawstring bag, a cleaning brush, and a one-year warranty. Reviewers say they've even tried using it on more delicate fabrics without any damage.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $16.98.

    3. A powerful compound that uses micro-abrasive technology to buff out scratches from you car, get rid of water marks and smudges, and remove oxidation, leaving it looking as shiny as it did it the showroom.

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    Reviewers say it makes minor scratches completely disappear, without much effort. They say it even works well for getting rid of large, deep scratches.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $11.98.

    4. An electric pressure washer that's extremely efficient at getting stubborn dirt off stuff and SO DAMN SATISFYING to use. Lawn equipment, garage doors, cars, fences, boards, patio floor boards — it has everything covered.

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    Reviewers in Canada have given it 700 positive reviews!

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $208.

    5. A white marble self-adhesive film that'll easily transform any countertop, wall, or piece of furniture that might be chipped or scratched.

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    It's simple to install, comes in a variety of sizes, and won't leave sticky residue if you decide to remove it.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $17.44+.

    6. An Angry Mama microwave cleaner that steams up your microwave, so that wiping off all the crusty buildup inside of it becomes easy breezy.

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    You can put vinegar and water in it if you want things extra squeaky clean, or a few drops of lemon juice so it smells like a citrus paradise instead of a cold pizza box.

    Get one on Amazon Canada for $8.99+ (available in green and purple).

    7. A wood polisher and conditioner that'll breathe new life into old furniture in minutes. It adds a soft shine with a protective coating of carnauba wax and beeswax, so your coffee table can have a mini makeover.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $8.48 (also available in multipacks of four and six bottles).

    8. A fitted bamboo mattress protector that won't only make your mattress look new again, but protect it from future spills and accidents, too. It's hypoallergenic, waterproof, and machine washable.

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    Seriously, stop flipping over the mattress. You only have two sides.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $23.99+ (available in sizes twin to California king).

    9. A compact knife sharpener that'll keep your blades super sharp. You'll probably never need to buy new ones again. It even works on serrated knives!

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    It takes literally three or four strokes in this little contraption, and your knives will be so crisp, you'll chop veggies for the whole week in a day.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $20.32.

    10. A reusable pet hair remover brush that'll have your clothes looking clean and work-ready instead of fur-covered and raggedy. The best part? You'll never have to buy refills for it!

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    It comes with a self-cleaning base that'll store all the lint and fur it collects, so you can just dip the brush inside it and forget about it.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $21.95. You can also get one designed for furniture for $22.99.

    11. Some shoe cream that'll condition and moisturize your leather footwear back to its former glory. It's like a spa for your shoes, and it's available in pretty much every colour you'll need.

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    The product boasts a 4.6 star rating, and reviewers say it brought their shoes back to life.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $2.20+ (available in 25 colours).

    12. A natural enzyme-based stain remover that gets rid of all kinds of spots, so you don't have to worry about your clothes, carpet, upholstery, or mattress stains.

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    Blood, sweat, wine, food, makeup, oil, grime, pee — everything can be cleaned with it. Reviewers say they've even successfully removed dye spots from their clothes using it and it's a must-have for their laundry room. Also, one of our writers has written a review on it!

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $10.62.

    13. Four pairs of stretchy rainbow laces that'll give a bright and colourful new makeover to any plain old pair of sneakers. These have a 4.3-star rating and reviewers say they get compliments on them wherever they go.

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    Get them on Amazon Canada for $5.99. Available in two lengths.

    14. And while you're at it, grab this gentle, but effective shoe cleaner that'll help rejuvenate your old shoes. It's super satisfying to watch the mud and crud slide right off your shoes.

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    I'm guilty of not taking care of my shoes at ALL, but cleaning them once in a while honestly does wonders, especially if they're just dirty and not torn up. Reviewers say a little goes a long way.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $26.97.

    15. A very elaborate magnetic repair tool kit that'll help you fix everything — from crooked glasses and gaming consoles, to phones and laptops! It has 117 pieces, so it's pretty much guaranteed to fit all kinds of screws.

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    You'll save a ton of money not replacing easily fixable things with this nifty little kit. Reviewers love how large the selection of screwdriver bits included is.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $22.99.

    16. A pack of fertilizer spikes that are full of nutrients and will help revive plants that are nearing death. They're also a great measure to use preventively on healthy plants to ensure they keep thriving.

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    One package has enough spikes to keep a plant fed for two months.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $10.35.

    17. A string of bestselling self-adhesive LED lights that can be stuck on to the periphery of your vanity to give it a spanking new Hollywood-style redo. These are dimmable, and their warmth level can be adjusted as you please.

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    My best friend has had these installed on her mirror for over a year, and they've never fallen off.

    Get a string of 14 for $34.99 (also available in a string of ten for $31.99).

    18. A little travel-sized sewing kit that'll help you fix seams that have come apart, or buttons that have fallen off, so you can finally wear that sweater to the office again.

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    The kit includes multicoloured mini polyester threads, five needles, eight buttons, two straight pins, five safety pins, two snaps, mini scissors, a thimble, and a threader.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $8.60.

    19. Or a battery-operated handheld sewing machine that will help you quickly alter and actually wear clothes that are collecting dust in your "needs alterations" pile. A conventional sewing machine is limited to the desk, but because this is handheld, it can even fix your curtains, bedding, and clothes without having to take them off!

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    Don't forget to pick up some AAA batteries or a DC-6 adapter to get this machine going.

    Get the whole kit on Amazon Canada for $16.99.

    20. A makeup brush cleaning device, because every makeup lover is guilty of putting off brush cleaning. It’s so damn time consuming! This little electronic device will spin-wash AND dry your tools in a fraction of the time and bring them back to their first-day fluffiness. It fits brushes of any diametre, too!

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $29.99.

    21. A pack of tablets that'll clean the slime and grime out of any container in minutes. Just fill the container with water, drop the tablet in, let it fizz, and then throw out the water. No scrubbing required!

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    These are perfect for metal bottles, coolers, or coffee tumblers. Not only will the dirt and stains go away, your container will also be left smelling fresher than ever. The tablets are biodegradable, chlorine free, bleach free, and environmentally safe. If you want to look at before-and-after photos, check out this post.

    Get a pack of 12 on Amazon Canada for $16.68. Also available in other multipacks and a lemon-scented version).

    22. A button-up collar attachment that'll transform any jumper, dress, or sweater into a more ~formal~ and put-together outfit in seconds. Seriously, who has the time to iron a whole shirt?

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    This is especially great if you want to give the illusion of layering without getting too hot under two shirts!

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $12.99 (available in two colours and fabrics).

    23. A bestselling stain and odour eliminator so you won't have to replace your sofa or rug because your fur baby decided to mark it with their rancid, rancid pee. Stirring up a baking soda and vinegar concoction in a panic can be messy, and at least for me, hasn't produced the most effective results (RIP to my fave cushion).

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    This high-strength product is designed to get rid of all kinds of organic odours and stains, especially pet urine, poop, and vomit marks. Carpets, floors, furniture, clothes, pet carriers — it works on everything. Reviews show it's worth every penny.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $24.94+. Available in a 32-ounce bottle, a twin-pack, and a one-gallon bottle.

    24. A grout pen that’ll restore the grimy space between your bathroom tiles that you can't seem to clean off. It's anti-bacterial and great for mould prevention, too!

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $12+. Available in three colours and two sizes.

    25. And lastly, some mouldable glue that's basically a squishy miracle. It can repair your charger cords, shoes, pots — virtually anything. Use it to bond or seal things together. It's waterproof, temperature resistant, and sets to a rubbery, silicone finish overnight.

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    Whether you're trying to repair your ceramics, wooden furniture, metalware or glassware, this insulating glue has your back.

    Get a pack of eight from Amazon Canada for $25.55+.

    You on your way to fix ALL the things:

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