Skip To Content

    27 Products That Reviewers Say Earned Their Home A Ton Of Compliments

    You're not one to turn down compliments.

    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 ‚ÄĒ prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.

    1. A booty-shaped vase to make a statement ‚ÄĒ no ifs, ands, or ~butts~ about it. If fresh flowers are your kryptonite, this is a fun and ~cheeky~ place to showcase them.

    Pink ceramic vase shaped like a butt with flowers in it
    Base Roots / Etsy

    Base Roots is a Los Angeles-based and woman-owned home decor shop that blends modern and traditional design elements.

    Promising review: "Love my planter! Shipping was quick and packaging was very good! Good size to put my dried flowers! Have received a lot of compliments from people who visit." ‚ÄĒKathyria Cruz

    Get it from Base Roots on Etsy for $18.

    2. A rolling laundry sorter if you've definitely given up halfway through separating your towels from your delicates and just tossed the whole load into the washer. *looks around nervously* Heh heh! Not me! I would never!

    Some genius reviewers had the idea of labeling each bag to make it clear what's what. To do that, you'll need some letter stencils and a permanent marker.

    Promising review: "Absolutely love it, and I am¬†complimented¬†on it often as well. I love how the bags remove so you can easily transport anything to the wash." ‚ÄĒguitar650

    Get it from Amazon for $35.87+ (available in three colors).

    3. A beeswax wood polisher so you can revive your embarrassingly worn, dinged, and dented cabinets and table quick as a flash. Plus, this method is a heck of a lot cheaper than actually replacing the wood or furniture piece, and using this polish on a regular basis can actually help keep the wood hydrated so it lasts longer.

    Before photo of a scratched, worn cabinet and after photo of same cabinet that has been polished and has no noticeable scratches
    Before photo of a scratched, worn cabinet and after photo of same cabinet that has been polished and has no noticeable scratches

    Promising review: "I bought this to help rehab a 20-year-old solid cherry china cabinet and hutch. Over the years, we've used various lemon oils and mineral oils in an effort to protect and mellow the natural finish of the piece, but in my experience those oil-based liquids don't last very long and don't give much protection. This stuff, on the other hand, worked almost like magic in comparison. It applied easily and gives a beautiful darkened finish to the wood. The beeswax helps to lock in the oil and (so far at least) lends decent protection against incidental spills and abuse. We've gotten a lot of¬†compliments¬†over the past month since I applied it, and it still looks fresh and new. Highly recommended." ‚ÄĒJ. Gitzlaff

    Get it from Amazon for $8.98.

    4. A balcony bar because you want to enjoy the breeze and sunlight but your itty bitty balcony is trying to ruin your fun. There's zero assembly required; just slide it over your deck rails and enjoy your new spot!

    The wooden balcony bar with plates, cups, and candles on it
    Best Balcony Bars / Etsy

    BestBalconyBars makes...the best balcony bars, whether you're looking for space-saving outdoor furniture or you want to turn your patio into *the* place to be.

    Promising review: "Beautiful, hand-crafted, custom-fit to my railing. Creator is great to deal with on a custom piece. Everyone compliments it. I eat or have drinks on it every day and prefer it to eating at my dining room table! The second tier is ideal serving dishes, glasses, bottles, and the main tier is ideal for main dishes, computers, and notebooks while optimizing my patio functionality and keeping me at my serene view throughout my day. Great custom piece!" ‚ÄĒTravis Horn

    Get it from BestBalconyBars on Etsy for $225.95 (available in three colors).

    5. A rustic sideboard buffet with a sliding door for holding your dishes or knickknacks and looking pretty darn beautiful while doing it. Now to find some beautiful dishware...

    The white buffet with a dark wooden sliding door
    Amazon

    Promising review: "I love this little cabinet so much! It looks great, seems to be well-made, and has held up to the door being slid open multiple times a day by small children (which is also why we‚Äôve installed a cabinet lock on left sliding door to keep the littlest of our kids out!). It looks expensive, feels sturdy, and is a perfect size. I couldn‚Äôt be happier with this product! I get¬†compliments¬†all the time. It‚Äôs definitely a good buy!" ‚ÄĒBA

    Get it from Amazon for $140.24+ (available in two colors and two sizes).

    6. A lawn repair formula that'll regrow the grass so you have something to mow! It's designed for reversing scorch marks from your pet's urine, damage from their digging, and wear in high traffic areas.

    Promising review: "This bag was great. I bought it to seed an area that was killed in my front lawn where some construction was done. I had no problem getting full coverage and was able to get the entire 6x6-ish area to grow again. I threw some cheap topsoil over after seeding and watered mainly at nighttime, and occasionally in the morning too. I also skipped a couple days here and there. I did get more rain than usual in late summer in southern PA but am very pleased with the outcome. I did fill in a couple of other lighter areas in my yard as well, and they filled in very nicely. My neighbor gave me tons of¬†compliments!" ‚ÄĒJason Hebert

    Get it from Amazon for $12.99+ (available in five sizes and four styles).

    7. A pack of garage door accents to give your plain garage door a true glow up. Your neighbors will think you had it replaced overnight.

    A white garage door
    The same garage door with window decals and black handles

    It comes with two accent handles and four hinges. You can also buy window decals to zhuzh it up even more.

    Promising review: "These are so awesome! They are light and look so great. I was worried the magnet would not be very strong but they are perfect. I get so many¬†compliments¬†and then people are in awe with the fact they are magnets. great for any home. The price had be worried they wouldn't be that great but they are sooooooooo awesome!" ‚ÄĒJessica

    Get four hinges from Amazon for $17.99.

    8. A can of concrete paint if your concrete patio is looking a little rough. What better way to get rid of old stains than to cover 'em with a fresh coat of paint. 

    Promising review: "We used this on our deck. So far we have loved the way it covers. Time will tell if it holds up. We painted over a medium brown wood paint (after sanding and scraping loose bits off) and it covered very well. Definitely needed two coats though for a perfect flawless look. We didn‚Äôt really like the slate gray color; it pulled a lot of blue. (We were expecting it to be a little darker.) But we grew to like it. And have received many¬†compliments¬†on it. Very nice paint. We will be buying more in the future for our projects ahead." ‚ÄĒHeather

    Get a gallon from Amazon for $28.98.

    9. A plush shag rug so you can WFF (work from floor) comfortably. Did 10-year-old me think I would get paid to lie on the ground watching TV and occasionally sending an email? Probably not.

    The rug
    Rugs USA

    Promising review: "I love this rug! Super shaggy and bright! I get a ton of compliments on it. It really brings my living room together! It does shed a bit, but I just vacuum it every few days on my vacuums highest pile setting and it seems to be OK. Overall, best rug USA purchase yet!" ‚ÄĒJennifer

    Get it from Rugs USA for $84.90+ (available in six sizes and two styles).

    10. A weather-resistant wooden path because there are unsightly bare patches where people often walk. This 8-foot pathway can help you get from point A to point B in style *and* protect your lawn. Plus it comes joined so you can plop it anywhere you're envisioning a new walkway. And when it needs to be cleaned, just hose it off with water!

    Promising review: "We bought two of these as a temporary walkway from our house to the pool after the lawn was torn up for retaining walls. So far they have survived 4+ months of daily use and we constantly get¬†compliments." ‚ÄĒAlison Valentino

    Get it from Amazon for $59.91.

    11. A 15-piece set of airtight food containers for helping you achieve a pantry that looks like Clea and Joanna from The Home Edit stopped by. Sure, pasta is great and all but aren't you tired of buying boxes of spaghetti only to realize you had an unopened box shoved in the back of your cupboard? This'll help you figure out what you do and don't have at a glance.

    I have the 10-piece set and love it!

    Promising review: "It brings me so much joy seeing them in my pantry. They are very pleasing to the eye, durable, and I love the lids. Get¬†compliments¬†a lot." ‚ÄĒnbkozy

    Get an eight-piece set from Amazon for $37.99+ (also available in a 20-piece set).

    12. A hardwood floor polisher and restorer that'll remove scratches while leaving behind a protective scratch-resistant layer. If your floors are well-trafficked, this'll help 'em look well-loved and restore a shine so bright you could probably check your reflection with it.

    Light wood floors looking dull and worn
    The same floors looking bright and shiny

    Promising review: "This product creates a protective coating over my hardwood floors and gives them a fresh and shiny look! I get nothing but¬†compliments¬†and praise from others. One application lasts about a month for my high traffic areas and I can‚Äôt get that from any off-the-shelf products." ‚ÄĒA Staten

    Get it from Amazon for $13.98.

    13. A pair of minimalist metal planters to take advantage of unused vertical space and encourage your quarantine habit of buying plants, lots and lots of plants.

    The round circle planters
    Amazon

    Promising review: "I am nesting on my front porch and embracing a new style of mid century modern. These planters are lovely and so in sync with my new decor. The plants love love love them....the cuttings I put in are thriving happily in their new homes. They are easy to water and turn for better sunlight exposure on all sides. I bought two sets and am really delighted with the look. I love that they are large enough to handle a sizable plant so my plants will be happy in their new homes for quite awhile. I have had so many¬†compliments. I have limited floor and table space so hanging the plants brings green to my room without taking up valuable horizontal real estate." ‚ÄĒMwest guy

    Get them from Amazon for $34.58 (or one for $19.99).

    14. A low-stakes wall sticker decal if you don't want to commit to spending the weekend redoing your home office.

    the sticker of three blue stripes
    Kenna Sato Designs / Etsy

    Kenna Sato Designs is a small biz based in Utah run by McKenna Sato.

    Promising review: "So happy with these decals! I get so many compliments. It makes the perfect accent. They did take a while to setup on my 10x16 wall. I agonized over how far to space them, but honestly there was no wrong way to do it!" ‚ÄĒAlexandra Chan

    Get it from Kenna Sato Designs on Etsy for $24.99 (available in a variety of colors).

    15. A string of fairy lights so you can create a little magic in any drab, dreary office.

    The lights hanging above a bed
    The lights hanging from the ceiling

    Promising review: "I absolutely love my twinkle lights! I have gotten so many¬†compliments¬†on them and I plan to keep them up year-round. I hung lavender curtains behind my bed with them behind and I also have silver curtains in my living room that I put them behind. It looks pretty without being gawdy. My kittens love them too...maybe a bit too much." ‚ÄĒRhiann

    Get them from Amazon for $17.99.

    16. A gold metal bar cart because alcohol bottles as decor only looks nice when you have a pretty surface to show them off ‚ÄĒ and this totally fits the bill.

    the bar cart with two glass-top shelves with a geometric pattern to them
    Amazon

    Promising review: "I absolutely love this bar cart. It's a great size (on the larger side as far as bar carts go), and I constantly receive¬†compliments¬†on it when friends come over. Assembly wasn't difficult at all. Didn't realize the glass panels had an art deco-esque etching on them until after buying but actually really like it." ‚ÄĒilikemyorangeburnt

    Get it from Amazon for $164.54.

    17. A pack of shelf dividers for organizing your clothes into neat and distinct piles. These dividers provide stability for soft clothes that tend to fall over into one big pile of mess.

    A closet of clothes that are neatly organized but kinda smushed together
    The same closet with the shelf dividers neatly separating each pile

    Promising review: "I bought these to use in a bookshelf to separate my purses to keep them upright and nice. I've gotten several¬†compliments¬†for how sharp they look." ‚ÄĒJean

    Get it from Amazon for $12+ (available in two colors).

    18. A melting heart mirror that'll look as good on your wall as your reflection does in it.

    Dripping heart-shaped mirror with red rim
    Most Amazing / Etsy

    Most Amazing is a small biz based in San Diego that makes the ~most amazing~ gifts and decor.

    Promising review: "Love my mirror so much! It fits my decor perfectly and I get compliments every time I have new guests. Would highly recommend seller for quality craftsmanship and thoughtful packaging!!!" ‚ÄĒEva Berndobler

    Get it from Most Amazing on Etsy for $18.39+ (available in four sizes and three colors).

    19. A set of stackable geometric storage trays to remind that it's OK that you failed seventh grade geometry. You don't need math skills to know that these'll look great on your coffee table.

    The storage trays
    Amazon

    Promising review: "Very cute and gets lots of¬†compliments!" ‚ÄĒTen10

    Get the set of four from Amazon for $7.49.

    20. A boho-chic velvet futon if you're a sucker for that vintage aesthetic. It folds flat so it's great for when you find yourself falling asleep on the couch but literally cannot be bothered to walk the 5 feet to your bed. Plus, it doesn't have weird stains like the couch you're sitting on right now.

    The blue velvet futon
    Amazon

    Promising review: "Y'all!!! I was skeptical at first but this couch is so cute and comfy!!! Gotten so many¬†compliments¬†on it!!!" ‚ÄĒBrooke Thompson

    Get it from The Novogratz on Amazon for $391.12+ (available in three colors).

    21. A lift-top coffee table so you can hide your clutter in a chic way. It also doubles as a desk if you prefer working from the couch. You gotta spend money to make money, baby!

    The dark wood coffee table with the top lifted and a laptop and mug on it
    Amazon

    Promising review: "Just put it together. The wood is great and thick ‚ÄĒ definitely not cheaply made and a perfect fit for my studio apartment. Love the table and got¬†compliments¬†on it already. It took an hour to put together but it was well worth it." ‚ÄĒDenise

    Get it from Amazon for $109.99+ (available in five colors).

    22. A cottagecore floral pillow because your back is killing you after eight hours on the couch, hunched over your laptop. This provides some lumbar support while looking hella cute.

    the blue grey floral pillow cover
    Laurel and Blush / Etsy

    Waco, Texas-based Laurel and Blush is a bespoke lifestyle brand from Angela Sims. They've partnered with more than 45 interior designers, seamstresses, and calligraphy artists to design every one of their pillows.

    Promising review: "Love this little pillow!! It's so unique I get tons of compliments on it. Ordered it in the lumbar so it would be front and center. Really ties in our guest bedroom! Thank you." ‚ÄĒJaclyn F.

    Get it from Laurel and Blush on Etsy for $45+ (originally $50+; available in five sizes and single or double sided).

    23. An adorable and lightweight bistro set for bringing major Parisian street vibes to your backyard. Oh là là! It's easy to fold and store if you have limited space and don't want them set up all the time. And they're designed to be rust resistant so they'll last should you leave 'em outside year-round.

    Reviewer's light green set with colorful pillows and cushions on the chair
    Another reviewer's blue set

    Promising review: "I have this table and chair set in my garden, and EVERYONE¬†compliments¬†me on their attractiveness. I can have morning tea and afternoon wine on the table. During COVID, my husband and I have sat on the chairs in our driveway to talk with suitably distanced neighbors." ‚ÄĒCissiefitz

    Get it from Amazon for $119.99 (available in seven colors).

    24. A hardwood oil treatment that'll keep your deck, fence, railings, or siding always look pristine. This protective coating will guard against future damage from the elements as well as general wear and tear.

    Reviewer photo of railing on their deck showing the treatment is repelling water droplets
    Reviewer before and after photo showing the oil colored their deck and made it shiny

    Promising review: "Great product, absorbs quickly, dries fast, looks fantastic and waterproofs whatever you put it on. Honey teak color looks great and has many variables of color on different wood. I used on outdoor wood furniture that I have had since 2007 and it looks brand-new again. Many¬†compliments. I will use again for my other projects." ‚ÄĒKaren Galligan

    Get it from Amazon for $19.97+ (available in 10 colors and three styles).

    25. A peel-and-stick wallpaper to redo your backsplash without actually ripping out the tile. Nobody's gonna know...

    The blue and white Mediterranean-style tiles
    Hands peeling off the sticker
    Amazon

    Promising review: "This removable wallpaper is one of my favorite purchases in a while. It‚Äôs exactly as pictured, extremely easy to use, and while the adhesion is quite good it‚Äôs also easy to reposition or remove. It looks awesome and I‚Äôve gotten so many¬†compliments! I highly recommend this product!" ‚ÄĒIcee Etheridge

    Get it from Amazon on sale for $29.60+ (available in three colors).

    26. A silverware sorter if you cringe every time you open the drawer and see your forks, knives, and spoons spilling out of their tray.

    Promising review: "I bought two of these because I have a disgusting amount of toddler/baby silverware along with regular silverware. Since I put these in, WOW does my drawer look organized and empty. I get¬†compliments¬†all the time." ‚ÄĒMelanie slinger

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99 (available in three colors and four sizes).

    27. A plush faux fur duvet so you can toss the one that's on your bed ‚ÄĒ you know, the one that used to look like this but now all the fur is matted or missing.

    The duvet in gray
    The duvet in white

    Promising review: "If my house caught on fire, this is the first thing I‚Äôd grab. But seriously, this is one of my favorite things in my whole house. I feel like it tied my entire room together. I get so many¬†compliments¬†on it and it's seriously so cozy and well made. My only complaint would be how hard thing thing makes it to get out of bed in the mornings. It‚Äôs incredibly soft and isn‚Äôt the type of 'fur' that will mat and get gross looking over time. I rely heavily on reviews when I buy things so I‚Äôm here to tell you: If you‚Äôre on the fence about buying this...do it!! Also, the pillowcases are amazing also. Super soft and the pompom fringe is adorable." ‚ÄĒSk

    Get it from Amazon for $76.99+ (available in three sizes and 11 colors).

    Everyone who visits admiring and complimenting your home:

    Lynch/Frost Productions

    The reviews for this post have been edited for length and clarity.