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    37 Handy Things On Amazon To Add To Your Basket Now If You’re A First Time Buyer

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    1. This utensil rest is handier than you might realise if you love to cook.

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    Price: £3.99 for one in pink.

    2. This stylish kettle with a wooden handle comes highly rated. It's so chic, it's probably going to need a place on your kitchen worktop.

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    Price: £22.95 in a grey and wooden design – it's also available in one other colourway.

    3. This set of bamboo cooking utensils costs under £6 for five pieces! It includes two spoons, two spatulas, and a holder!

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    Price: £5.99 for five pieces.

    4. These gorgeous beige cereal bowls will surely make breakfast more exciting!

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    Price: £23.99 for four in beige – they're also available in 22 other colours/varieties.

    5. Not the most thrilling buy but a necessity all the same, this set of two toilet roll holders will set you back less than £3!

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    Price: £2.45 for two.

    6. These stunning wine glasses are super elegant and will make people think you're winning at adulting.

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    Price: £27.99 for six – they're also available in three other styles.

    7. This cushion insert has high ratings and trust me, you'll want to be prepared as cushion cover buying is addictive.

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    Price: £1.96 for one in a 14"x14" size – it's also available in a pack of two and in two other sizes.

    8. If you're tight on storage space then this four tier ladder shelf could be used to display all sorts of items.

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    Price: £29.99 in grey in a 90cmHx43cmWx31cmD size.

    9. Save drawer space with this foil, cling film, and greaseproof paper holder.

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    Price: £7.99 for one in white – it's also available in black.

    10. Freshen up your new home using this cherry and peony gel air freshener.

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    Price: £1.50 for 180g.

    11. I can't believe how cheap this oak coffee table is! It'd be a great budget option for a neutral home.

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    Price: £29.90 in a W80xD40xH41cm size.

    12. This super stylish toaster would look great on your worktop, and it's under £20!

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    Price: £19.95 in a wood design – it's also available in chrome.

    13. If the grout in your new place could do with a refresh then this white grout pen will help you to tidy it up with minimum effort!

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    Price: £3.80 for one in a 5mm size.

    14. This bargainous doormat costs just over a fiver and will help to keep your entrance or back door space clean.

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    Price: £5.49 for one in a 40x60cm size.

    15. These gorgeous and cheap solar powered star lights will give your new outside area all the cosy vibes in case you don't get around to making it over right away.

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    Price: £6.99 for 60 lights.

    16. This decently priced, and actually pretty chic, oven glove will definitely come in handy for your first meal in your new home.

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    Price: £6.95 in navy and white.

    17. Mark the big move with these cute and useful keyrings which will also act as a memento of your house buying achievement!

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    Price: £3.99 for two in a 2021 style – they're also available in a 2022 style.

    18. If there's one cleaning product you should buy for your new place, it's probably going to be this multipurpose cleaner that works on a variety of surfaces. At just £1, it's a bargain that should get most of your gaff sparkling clean!

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    Price: £1.00 for 750ml.

    19. Laundry baskets are usually a not very exciting yet essential purchase, but when they're as chic as this gorgeous neutral one they're practically a decor piece.

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    Price: £23.99 for one – it's also available in one other colour.

    20. Give your new fridge a freshen up with this handy deodoriser. At just £2, it'll help to keep nasty food odours at bay.

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    Price: £2.00 for 140g.

    21. Whether your new place doesn't have a tumble dryer or you're trying to be an adult and save money on bills, this handy radiator airer which has 3m of drying space would be a super grown-up investment.

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    Price: £7.00.

    22. Speaking of laundry, if you're lucky enough to have a garden area to dry clothes in, then this bargain retractable clothes line is easily pulled out and adjusted back depending on whether it's laundry day or not – clever eh?

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    Price: £12.44 for one in a 15m size.

    23. This sofa arm tray would come in handy if you've not yet had a chance to choose a coffee table!

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    Price: £11.99 for one.

    24. This ultra useful set of three extra thick chopping boards make a great starting point for building up your kitchen essentials.

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    Price: £12.49 for three – one in a large (13x8.7"), one in a medium (11x8.7"), and one in a small (8.4x5.9") size.

    25. If you're anything like me and can't bear messy looking products all over the bathroom, then this grey wall mounted cabinet would be a great addition to your new home.

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    Price: £28.99 for one in grey with three shelves – it's also available in white.

    26. Glass mugs are so in RN, and this set of six will set you back less than £15!

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    Price: £14.99 for six.

    27. Slimline storage options like this wooden bathroom organiser are always a winner no matter the size of your gaff. It stores up to six toilet rolls, keeping your loo area clutter free!

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    Price: £19.98 in white in a L25.5xW12xH28.5cm size – it's also available in grey.

    28. If there's one product you'll probably be thankful you bought for your big moving in clean, it's a Scrub Daddy scrubber like this lemon scented one.

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    Price: £4.89.

    29. And, if you're getting a new home, it makes sense that your Scrub Daddy does too with this smart storage. It's been specially created to fit your smiley faced friend, and it adheres to most flat surfaces!

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    Price: £4.99 for one without a scrubber.

    30. If you need to kit out your kitchen from scratch then this three piece stainless steel saucepan set has a whole lotta high ratings.

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    Price: £15.95 for three.

    31. Unless you're lucky enough to have loads of room, you might want to take a look at this shelf mug holder that'll help you maximise cupboard space.

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    Price: £7.99 for one in a silver colour – it's also available in copper.

    32. There's more important things to be doing than DIY, like you know, enjoying your new place and all that. This set of stainless steel self adhesive hooks will make hanging towels super easy, and they're under £4!

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    Price: £3.99 for ten.

    33. If you're anything like me you'll know a garlic crusher is a necessity. Imagine my shock when I saw that this little string powered chopper was under a fiver!

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    Price: £4.39 in blue – it's also available in pink.

    34. This super glam table lamp would look on trend in a home office or by your bedside. It has a dual USB charging port too!

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    Price: £30.99 for one.

    35. Move washing from the machine to the line with this tall pink basket that has handles for easy transportation.

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    Price: £9.99 for one in pink – it's also available in green and grey and as part of a two pack.

    36. Make easy work of giving your new loo a deep clean with these power fizz tabs. The active foam acts against common problems and removes limescale, rust, and discolouration.

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    Price: £3.00 for 12.

    37. Finally, during the big move store your necklaces where they can be safely transported with this travel jewellery roll bag.

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    Price: £7.26 for one in a small black style – it's also available in burgundy and in larger sizes.