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    30 Affordable Things From Wayfair That’ll Make Noticeable Improvements In Your Home

    Making your home more functional doesn't have to be boring – or break the bank.

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    1. A peel-and-stick wallpaper to take your walls for a walk on the wild side. Though its leopard pattern makes it feel maximalist, it's neutral color palette makes it easier to pair with various decor styles than you'd think.

    A leopard print wallpaper on a wall

    2. A lift-top coffee table because sometimes working from home calls for a change of scenery. *And* it switches to a dining table, which is perfect for small spaces (or for those of us who prefer to eat in front of the TV and haven't dined at a proper dining table in ages).

    the wooden coffee table with the top extended

    3. A console table that creates a rustic, winter-cabin kind of vibe. It's slim enough to go in the entryway or behind a sofa as a place to put your favorite lamps and home decor.

    the table behind a couch

    4. A shoe rack that is low profile enough to fit into your mudroom or entryway but stylish enough that you don't mind it being on display. Plus, the open upper rack has enough room for bulkier winter boots.

    The shoe rack with shoes on it

    5. An upholstered storage ottoman so you can throw toys, blankets, pillows, board games, or any clutter that's strewn about inside before you kick up your feet.

    The ottoman

    6. A solid wood nightstand with drawers so you can show off what you want people to see and hide away everything you don't.

    The nightstand

    7. A set of two table lamps with USB ports that you can pair up for a cohesive look or separate for where you need a little more illumination. The perfect reading light, just plug your Kindle into the base to charge and start tackling that TBR list.

    The lamps styled on a console table

    8. A blackout curtain to achieve peak winter hibernation levels. Reviewers attest to their true ability to block out light for all you sensitive and light sleepers.

    The curtains in gray on a window

    9. An area rug that will instantly pull together any space. Colorful enough to fit into boho decor, but muted enough to keep things neutral at the same time. We love versatility!

    The rug in a living room

    10. A rolling kitchen island that can go wherever you need it. Double your counter space up top while storing appliances, extra dishes, tools, and more on the shelves underneath.

    The kitchen island

    11. A desk with connected shelves so you can keep your usual office clutter and book stacks off your desktop. After over two years, your WFH setup could use an upgrade.

    The desk

    12. An outdoor fire pit because even on cold winter days you sometimes just want to enjoy some fresh air (or s'mores!).

    The fire pit with a fire in it

    13. A 16-piece stoneware dining set because those old plates you've been hoarding since college won't cut it for your first time playing host for the holidays. Plus, they're dishwasher and microwave safe!

    The dining set on a table

    14. An all-season down-alternative comforter that can keep warm sleepers cozy through winter, or be an extra blanket you keep at the end of your bed for those particularly chilly nights.

    The comforter on a bed

    15. A stainless steel trash can that has a motion detector for hands-free and foot-free disposal. What's a more adult way to improve your home than upgrading to a fancy trash can?

    The trash can in a kitchen

    16. A set of refrigerator organizer bins that will make your fridge really spark joy. These pieces are stackable and will help keep things under control when you need to find space for all those leftovers.

    17. A faux plant for when you want your space to feel alive, but you don't have the best track record with, well, keeping plants alive.

    The plant in a room

    18. A bathroom storage cabinet that goes above your toilet so it's easy to fit into even the smallest spaces. Store extra toiletries for guests, or use it in your bathroom to stash away that latest Sephora order.

    The cabinet in a bathroom

    19. A set of two black dome pendant lights to replace your kitchen's dated flush mount lighting. Perfect to give your kitchen island or peninsula the proper spotlight.

    The lights hanging in a kitchen

    20. A round wall mirror for those last-minute checks as you run out the door. If you have a narrow entryway, hanging a mirror can make your space feel bigger.

    The mirror styled above a cabinet

    21. A set of two dining chairs to give your dining set a refresh in time for the holidays. Reviewers love how easy the fabric is to clean, so you don't have to stress about Friendsgiving getting too out of hand.

    the two gray chairs

    22. A bar cart for those post-WFH remote happy hours. The mirrored shelves have enough room for your favorite glassware to be paired alongside your favorite bottle(s) of Trader Joe's reds.

    The bar cart with decor and alcohol

    23. A set of two round throw pillows to add some curves to your sofa. These velvet pillows are soft enough to lay your head upon but stylish enough to throw on any piece of furniture that could use a touch of color.

    Two yellow pillows

    24. A garment rack that will instantly add to the size of your closet. Use it for bulkier coats, or plan out the week's upcoming 'fits. Storage shelves on the side add room for accessories and shoes, too.

    The garment rack in a room

    25. A ladder bookcase to (literally) elevate your favorite decor. The bottom shelf is deep enough for a storage basket, while you can use the rest to display your books, plants, and record player.

    The bookshelf with decor and books in a living room

    26. A tripod floor lamp that should be a fixture in every corner of your house...but I guess it's okay if you just put it in one corner. You can't go wrong with this classic shape to add filtered light to your space.

    The lamp

    27. A set of ten cabinet pulls to switch up the look of your kitchen in an hour. Bonus: They are renter-friendly, too. Just swap them back before you leave!

    The knobs in black on white cabinets

    28. An end table with storage so you have room up top for lamps and plants, and to keep necessities down below. Store blankets or dog toys underneath while keeping your favorite book, candle, or remote within arm's reach.

    a reviewer photo of the gray and black end table

    29. A microfiber sheet set because when you're looking to make quick home improvements, your bed is a great place to start. Having a cozy new sheet set will make the sun setting at 5 p.m. a little less gloomy.

    A bed with gray sheets

    30. A wicker basket to keep your growing (but practical!) addiction to throw blankets looking organized in the corner instead of sprawled across every surface of your living room.

    The basket with a pillow inside in a room

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