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    13 Ways To Hide All The Eyesores In Your Home

    Small changes that make a big difference.

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    1. This glass, five-piece whiskey decanter set, which will hide the fact you buy your whiskey in bulk from Costco.


    Nothing says you've got your life together better than a well-stocked bar cart β€” even if said bar cart stocks nothing but private label, wholesale whiskey. Make believe you're rich AF with this lead-free, non-toxic, chip-resistant, glass decanter set.

    Buy the crystal decanter and four glasses for $124.95 from Amazon Australia.

    2. This reversible gold sequin-Nick Cage throw cushion, because who's looking at anything else when this is in the room?


    I mean, I'm not sure I have to say much. This reversible sequin cushion serves as a glamorous accent to your lounge when on the gold side β€” and a glorious distraction from mess when flipped to the other side.

    Buy for $32.45 from Amazon Australia.

    3. This Rust-Oleum RockSolid Garage Floor Coating which will make a scratched up, old garage floor like new again.

    4. This macrame wall hanging, to disguise those hideous powerpoints or interior fuse boxes in your apartment.


    This macrame wall hanging is every homewares trend in one β€” handcrafted, textured, dip-dye...what's not to love? 40cm wide and 69cm long, it is an ideal size for hiding unsightly features in your home, whether it be a powerpoint or scribbles on the wall *eyes my daughter*.

    Buy for $29.99 from Amazon Australia.

    5. This pure Egyptian cotton bed skirt, under which you can stash all the junk you're emotionally attached to.


    Whoever designed the bed skirt was clearly a slob and I am grateful. This pure Egyptian cotton, box-pleated bed skirt lies flat under your mattress and like a magician's cape, makes everything disappear. It's sold in every feasible size (single, king-single, double, queen, king and super-king) and eight different colours β€” but in my opinion, nothing beats classic white bedding.

    Buy for $48.99 from Amazon Australia.

    6. This foam dispenser, that will not only save you dosh on soap, but also rid you of ugly plastic bottles.


    Get you one of these. It's not only more attractive than the disposable soap dispensers you've been using, but better for the environment, too. Plus, turning your soap liquid into foam means a smaller dosage with each pump β€” which will save you money in the long run. This particular model comes in eight different finishes, including chrome-look, brass-look and the pictured bronze-look.

    Buy for $17.81 from Amazon Australia.

    7. This Rust-Oleum Tub & Tile Refinishing Kit, which will instantly elevate even the most out-dated of tiles.


    A complete renovation of a room costs more money than most of us can afford, even more so if it's the bathroom. Fortunately, you needn't rip out your old tiles to make your wet areas like new β€” this epoxy acrylic formula can be applied to give the appearance of brand new porcelain to ceramic or porcelain tile, fiberglass, acrylic, cast iron and steel tubs and sinks. No obliteration of your bank account necessary.

    Buy for $84 from Amazon Australia.

    8. This shoe cabinet, which will not only hide your beat-up sneakers, but can double as a headboard!


    No doubt y'all have eyed these whenever you go to IKEA. If you're looking for a sign that it's time to invest in these, this is it. With only a handful of these wall-mounted cabinets, you can not only clear your floor space of shoes, but create a visually-interesting feature to your empty hallway or space behind your bed. A recessed area on top allows you to also store your keys, wallet and other daily necessities β€” clearing your counters of clutter.

    Buy a pack of two for $34.99 from IKEA

    9. This patterned window film, which will hide an ugly view and provide privacy.


    If you're living in a major city, chances are you're on a teeny-tiny block like me, or living in an apartment with windows that front other people's properties. This glue-free, adhesive contact paper is a pretty and damage-free way to keep a semblance of privacy when walking around your home naked. Bonus: the film protects against 96% of harmful UV rays.

    Buy from $12.99 from Amazon Australia.

    10. This mop and broom holder, which is an infinitely better solution to that lean-behind-the-door system you've got going on at the moment.


    Wall-mounted broom organisers are a cheap-as way of hiding the eye sore that are cleaning tools. I keep one mounted to the wall of my garage and another in the closet under the stairs β€” my house has never looked less cluttered. This one comes with five ball slots (that compress to hug any handle width) and six hooks.

    Buy for $12.99 from Amazon Australia.

    11. This removable marble contact paper, which will hide the unsightly mess that is your current countertop.


    I dropped an embarrassing amount of money for my stone countertops β€” honestly, in addition to being much cheaper, this PVC contact paper looks just as good. It is oil-proof and bubble-free β€” and at 0.61m x 5m, is enough for most kitchens.

    Buy for $28.99 from Amazon Australia.

    12. This cord organiser, because I know all your cords are currently lying on the ground in a hot mess.


    Constructed from durable silicone instead of hard plastic and fitted with self-adhesive backing, this is the easiest (and cheapest) damn thing to use to sort out your cables. Use on your bedside table (yeah, I know you keep your phone next to you), desk and even your car.

    Buy for $9.99 from Amazon Australia.

    13. And finally, this bin storage unit, which will hide your bins (and prevent your neighbours from using them to chuck out their excess rubbish).


    This beauty of a storage unit is made of durable polypropylene, designed to withstand wind, hail, rain, cats β€” whatever you throw at it. It can store two 360 litre bins or three 240 litre wheelie bins β€” or alternatively, two adult and two children's bikes, if you're active like that. Plus, there's a built-in locking system, built-in ventilation and adjustable brackets, should you want the extra storage.

    Buy for $799 from Bunnings.

    Enjoy your much-improved home!


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