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    26 Simple Home Updates From Bed, Bath, & Beyond You'll Wish You'd Bought Ages Ago

    Small updates that make big differences.

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    1. A rolling three-tier utility cart to add an elegant storage solution to your bathroom, kitchen and any other room that totally lacks in the "places to put stuff" department.

    White cart filled with bathroom items next to a vanity
    Bed, Bath and Beyond

    Promising review: "I have purchased three so I guess that says how much I love them. Very well priced. Well-made. Arrives in perfect condition. Easy to assemble, all parts there and perfect. Holds a lot of stuff. Deep shelves. ALL IN ALL A GREAT CART!" —BB&B Customer

    Price: $40 (available in three colors)

    2. A stainless-steel sink caddy that'll keep your sink area clean and clutter-free. It has drain holes so you never have to worry about mildew or bacteria building up inside, and the sleek design will add a stylish touch to even the ugliest dish brush.

    Sink caddy filled with brushes and sponges next to sink
    Bed, Bath and Beyond

    Promising review: "Using it in my kitchen for dish soap container, sponge holder, and vegetable brush. Much less clutter on my sink now and looks nice too." —Daniel

    Price: $22.99

    3. A 10-piece glass storage container set so you can actually see the leftovers in your fridge, instead of rummaging through countless paper takeout containers. The set is 100% airtight, totally leak-proof and microwave-safe, and the glass bottoms are oven-safe, too, so they actually double as bakeware! Which means fewer dishes to wash, which is always good news.

    Bed, Bath and Beyond

    Promising review: "No complaints! Best I’ve used so far in glassware. Top is plastic and seals great!" —Gloria

    Price: $49.99

    4. A top of the line Breville smart oven and air fryer that can literally do it all — you can use it to toast a bagel, air fry wings and bake a pan of brownies. Your other appliances are about to start collecting dust, because this will literally be the only one you ever need from here on out.

    Cinnamon rolls in a pan inside oven
    Bed, Bath and Beyond

    Promising review: "Bought this today and used it three times already. We made basic toast for it's initial run and it came out perfect. Second we made pork chop bites, then bagel bites, both with the air fryer function. It's amazing, and I'm very happy with my purchase." —Experttraveler

    Price: $399.99

    5. A set of two expandable drawer organizers so you can finally deal with the hot mess that is your sock drawer. It'll save you not just space but also time, since you won't have to spend an extra 10 minutes emptying the drawer, just to find that one pair of socks (you know, the one with the little manatees on them?)

    Expandable organizers shown separating socks and underwear in a drawer
    Bed, Bath and Beyond

    Promising review: "These worked so well that I purchased them for every drawer. Finally, I can find things!" —kaycat

    Price: $16.99+ (also available in a set of four)

    6. A three-pack of Scrub Mommy sponges that are wildly popular, and for good reason. They don't scratch, their texture adjusts to water temperature and let's face it, the smiley faces are pretty cute.

    Three pack of sponges
    Bed, Bath and Beyond

    Promising review: "I first discovered this at a hotel suite with a kitchen and was amazed at its quality. One sponge keeps its integrity after many uses compared to other basic dual sided scrub sponges that fall apart quicker. The dual sided non scratch features and the water temperature changes on its firmness are helpful when washing dishes. Innovative great product! No more of those other sponges for me." —Michelle

    Price: $9.99

    7. A cordless electric wine bottle opener that opens vino at the push of a button so you don't have to struggle with tough corks ever again. One reviewer said that they've had this up for up to 10 years and it still works like the day they bought it — that's $19.99 well spent, wine lover. 🍷

    Wine bottle opener sitting in charger
    Bed, Bath and Beyond

    Promising review: "I have had this for years… At least 7 to 10 years and it works today as it worked the day I got it… I love it! Buying this one for a gift!" —Moose

    Price: $19.99

    8. A 14-inch pre-seasoned cast-iron pan so you can sear steaks to perfection or bake delicious, bubbly cobblers. If you don't already own a cast-iron pan, get this one — it's a total steal for just $40, and you'll soon wonder how you lived without it.

    Black cast iron pan
    Bed, Bath and Beyond

    Promising review: "Works as well as my lodge pans. The size is great for cooking a big quantity. Preseasoned nicely. I prefer cast iron for cooking most items and this pan was exactly what I wanted in size and function." —nancy

    Price: $40

    9. A handy storage basket that's made of plastic but styled to look like wicker, to hold random bathroom items or corral baking supplies in your pantry. These come in three different sizes and various colors, are super affordable and offer the perfect way to create some much needed organization in your home. Hello, easy weekend project!

    Bed, Bath and Beyond

    Promising review: "These baskets are absolutely wonderful for any type of storage. They're sturdy and can accommodate anything. One great feature is that the basket has handles and their storage area is 100%, with no rounded corners or protrusions." —BB&B Customer

    Price: $4+ (available in three sizes and seven colors)

    10. A blackout window curtain panel because you deserve to not be blinded by the sun every morning. These reviewer-favorite panels have over 1,000 5-star reviews and are popular because of how well they block out light, their excellent quality and high-end look. Are you ready to actually sleep past 6 a.m. on the weekend? Then give these a whirl.

    Bed, Bath and Beyond

    Promising review: "The quality of the fabric is fantastic, but the absolute best part is how well the block out the light. The colors available is so great I bought them for another bedroom in my home." —Natalie

    Price: $37.99+ (available in seven sizes and 12 colors)

    11. A stainless steel Breville espresso machine that will practically pay for itself will all the money you'll save on those random coffee runs. Plus, you'll be super proud of your new-found professional-level barista skills. Have some guests over and show 'em your best latte art!

    Espresso machine on a counter next to coffee products and other kitchen items
    Bed, Bath and Beyond

    Promising review: "This machine is very easy to use and clean, and creates amazing espressos and lattes. It's not an exaggeration to say it changed my life." —Kate

    Price: $699.99

    12. An expandable wall-mounted organizer for all your brooms, mops and other cleaning supplies that clutter the floor and fall over every time you walk by. Get them out of that weird corner where they're all leaning in a reall precarious way, and keep them neatly organized with this sturdy hanger.

    Various cleaning tools hung up on organizer
    Bed, Bath and Beyond

    Promising review: "This organizer is very sturdy and has lots of options for arrangement as all of the grips can be moved around in any order you need. Highly recommend." —BBB lover

    Price: $28.99

    13. A 24-pocket over-the-door shoe organizer if your entryway can't handle one more pair of shoes. Hang this space-saving organizer on the inside of a closet door and never trip over that pile of old sneakers again.

    Gray shoe organizer hanging on the inside of a closet door
    Bed, Bath and Beyond

    Promising review: "If you’re looking for a quality and stylish shoe organizer, this is the one to buy. Hangs neatly over my closet door. Easy to assemble and not too costly." —MommaD

    Price: $22

    14. A Dyson cordless stick vacuum to clean those tough-to-reach spots that haven't really seen a thorough cleaning since you moved in. Don't worry, we've all been there. This one has multiple settings and can quickly transform into a handheld for quick clean ups, too.

    Bed, Bath and Beyond

    Promising review: "This is my second one that I have purchased since I love my first one. It’s easy to handle and picks up hair and crumbs nicely. Love all the attachments so I can use it on stairs and furniture. Have one for up and downstairs now and couldn’t be happier." —Sabine

    Price: $449.99

    15. A 16-pack of slim nonslip hangers if you're finally ready to upgrade from those mismatched, half-broken plastic hangers you've had since your first day of freshman year. These will streamline your closet, making room for extra items, and the nonslip padding means you won't constantly have to pick up fallen shirts off the floor.

    Set of hangers
    Bed, Bath and Beyond

    Promising review: "Can't say enough good things about these hangers. They are visually appealing, clothes don't slip off of them, the top rotates, and they don't break! I hung my shower caddy from one and it held up great. 10/10 would recommend." —AB

    Price: $14.99 (available in three colors)

    16. An elegant upholstered storage bench that'll look great at the foot of the bed or in your entryway. Use it to store extra pillows, blankets, seasonal accessories or shoes, all while adding an elegant decorative touch to your home.

    Bed, Bath and Beyond

    Promising review: "I love it. It holds a lot. I can sit on it while putting my shoes on. And it goes very nicely with my decor." —BB&B Customer

    Price: $174.99+ (available in five colors)

    17. A compact accordion drying rack for all those shirts you now know can't go in the dryer (RIP, cute silk buttondown). Forget the huge fold-out dryers that take up half an apartment and get this sturdy $30 rack that you can easily put in a bathroom or bedroom corner and forget about.

    Clothes hanging on dryer rack
    Bed, Bath and Beyond

    Promising review: "This is a very sturdy item that comes already assembled, which is great! It is not large, which is also great for limited space. Very good sale price and fast shipping." —BB&B Customer

    Price: $30

    18. A socket shelf if your battery is always running low because you never never remember to plug your phone in. With this shelf, you can easily charge your phone while you get ready, watch videos to help you nail that cut crease, or just watch a little Yellowjackets while you brush your teeth.

    Bed, Bath and Beyond

    Promising review: "Love the fact that you can plug into any outlet, it’s a shelf and that it not only has ports to charge electronics but also that it creates additional outlets. An inviting feature for guests when they stay at our house!" —Loretta

    Price: $29.99

    19. A soft microfiber sheet set to give your bedroom a little spring refresh. This set comes in 14 different colors and patterns, so whether you're looking for serene, neutral bedding or a bold pop of color, there's one here for you.

    Bed, Bath and Beyond

    The set includes a fitted and flat sheet and one or two pillow cases, depending on the set.

    Promising review: "Soo soft. And they remain on the cooler side. They stay in place on the bed. Arrived two days after I ordered them. No smell. No wrinkles. Very pleased and great value! I highly recommend." —kittykat

    Price: $9.60+ (available in six sizes and 14 colors).

    20. A quick-drying cotton bath towel because it's time to replace those ratty old towels that barely do their job anymore. If you've been on the hunt for new bath linens, these towels are exceptionally soft, super absorbent and stay fluffy even after many washes.

    Towels in various colors
    Bed, Bath and Beyond

    Promising review: "These are very affordable but also soft and absorbent, we like these towels better than more expensive ones we’ve purchased. Lots of good color choices too!" —Brian

    Price: $4.80+ (available in four sizes and in 24 colors).

    21. A set of six wireless puck lights that you can easily install under the cabinets to bring your outdated kitchen into the 21st century. The best part is that the lights have dimmers and a remote...things are about to get *fancy*.

    Bed, Bath and Beyond

    Promising review: "These Puck Lights w Remote are great. You can brighten or dim as you wish. Easy to install. Love them." —James

    Price: $39.99

    22. An over-the-door towel bar so your kitchen towel finally has a designated home and you don't have to start a search and rescue mission every time you need to dry some dishes.

    Towel bar with striped kitchen towel on a wood cabinet door
    Bed, Bath and Beyond

    Promising review: "I purchased this because my kitchen is small. I am so happy that I did! It has really helped in my kitchen and stays in place nicely! I would definitely recommend!" —Dawn

    Price: $8.99

    23. A rolling clothing rack to hang clothes, store bags and add storage space (and who among us couldn't use a little more storage space?). Use it for every day items that just don't fit into your tiny closet or four microscopic dresser drawers. Or place it in the basement (if you have one) to hold seasonal items like coats and snow gear and keep them out of the way out of season.

    Rolling rack filled with clothes in a room
    Bed, Bath and Beyond

    Promising review: "I rarely review products but this clothing rack deserves all the accolades for its design and sturdy build. Very well made and simple to put together." —LAmom

    Price: $142.99

    24. A two-bag laundry sorter that will make laundry day so much easier. You can say goodbye to the pre-laundry ritual of pawing through your dirty clothes to sort colors and whites into two big (and, let's be honest, stinky) piles.

    Black laundry sorter
    Bed, Bath and Beyond

    Promising review: "This was easy to assemble, sturdy, well designed and it uncluttered our closet of our ever-changing laundry pile. We place dirty laundry in the laundry room now and it’s organized! Not to mention the retractable crossbar for hanging clean clothes is awesome! Great item!!" —Jerry

    Price: $55.99+ (available in two sizes)

    25. A sleek stainless-steel step trashcan to upgrade the small plastic basket under your sink that constantly needs to be emptied. You'll thank yourself every day that you got this.

    Bed, Bath and Beyond

    Promising review: "This is an excellent trashcan, and I am happy I bought it. I like the space it offers and the way it opens and closes. Don't hesitate in buying this trash can and the recommended liners that are strong and also keep in any odors emanating from what is in it." —barbara

    Price: $119.99

    26. A metal wall organizer with hooks so you always know where your keys are. And if you're someone who is constantly losing theirs, this little shelf is a game changer that will save you *so* much time and stress.

    Organizer filled with accessories and keys and a scarf hanging on hooks
    Bed, Bath and Beyond

    Promising review: "I recently moved and really wanted something I could hang on the wall that would hold keys, mail, and other lightweight items. Exactly as pictured and it's kind of cute too!" —BDE1030

    Price: $21.99

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