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    24 Things To Make Your Home So Clean You May Not Recognize It

    From all-purpose cleaners to storage solutions, we can help you transform your messy home.

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    1. A set of clothing drawer sorters designed to keep your clothes organized (and off your bedroom floor). Each set comes with six collapsible pieces sure to help you live a clutter-free life.

    Several of the homyfort Clothes Drawer Organizer Dividers being used to organize clothes on shelves as well as in drawers
    Amazon

    Promising review: "This is such a great product, and the sizes were just what I needed for my over the door organizer. It does the job of holding a number of small items and making things look less cluttered. I ordered more for another organizing project!" —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99+ (available in two colors).

    2. A Simple Human drying rack that has a hanging rack for your wine glasses and a drip tray for your non-wine glasses. This durable drying rack is made of stainless-steel, so it won't rust on you.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I've owned this dish rack for over a year and can state unequivocally that this is the best dish rack in the history of man (how's that for drama?). It is easy to set up. While it sits on the counter, there is a pan beneath the rack that drains all water into the sink; it is just wonderful. You may pay a bit more, but you won't be disappointed in any way. There is even a rack for hanging your wine glasses to dry. The folks at Simplehuman really do have their fingers on the pulse of the market." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $75.94.

    3. A 6-pack of Lysol's toilet bowl cleaner that hang from the toilet rim and do all the work (so you don't have to).

    Three packs of the Lysol No Mess Automatic Toilet Bowl Cleaner Value Pack in Ocean Fresh
    Amazon

    Promising Review: "We buy these often and will continue to do so. It smells great, and works even better! You can't lose with this purchase." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $13.80 (also available in a pack of eight).

    4. A wide pedal step trash can with a soft-close lid to keep quiet mornings just that. And because it has dual compartments, you don't need a separate trash can for your recycling. Win-win-win!

    Three product photos showing the top, side, and back profile (with a spot for trash bags) of a Simple Human trash can
    Amazon

    Promising review: "I never imagined I would spend so much for a trash can. Think about it, though. I spend my life in a 1br/1ba with room for only one trash can. It's something I see several times a day. I'd rather see this than its predecessor, a $10 Rubbermaid that somehow always had food dribbling from the edges and had to be hosed out weekly.

    I use this with regular 13-gallon garbage bags. I laughed when I read some reviews saying this holds more than a regular 13-gallon bag, because science would suggest otherwise. But it seems to! I love that the bag storage system hides the edges of the garbage bag from view. I have been told that it's also good at stifling smells. I have no sense of smell, but I hope so. My Rubbermaid certainly didn't.

    Think about it: If you're about to spend $5,000 on a kitchen renovation, this is small change. It makes my small kitchen look like a million bucks." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $129.99+ (available in three sizes and two colors).

    5. A toilet bowl ring remover that'll help you scrub away any rust or lime buildup soiling your porcelain throne.

    On the left a before picture of a customer's toilet with yellow stains. On the right an after picture of the stains gone from the toilet bowl.
    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I bought a house and the toilets were stained BAD. This product was recommended to avoid having to buy a whole new toilet. And it worked INCREDIBLY! My toilet looks brand-new again! Highly suggest trying this product before buying a whole new toilet!!" —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $11.80 (or Subscribe and Save for $11.21/month).

    6. A three-tier metal utility cart with three roomy shelves you can use as a bedside table, craft station, or plant gallery. Whatever you need, this sleek cart on wheels is there to make your life a little easier in a big way.

    The 3-tier metal utility cart in a living room
    Amazon

    Promising review: "My daughter is using this to store her makeup and toiletries. It was easy to assemble and is very sturdy. It wheels on the carpet very nicely, and I love that the shelves are adjustable in height. It holds a lot of items, and it looks nice in her room. I would definitely buy another one if we needed additional storage." —M.Winkle

    A splash of color *and* a way to organize your life? Well, what are you waiting for?!

    Get it from Amazon for $31.44+ (available in six colors).

    7. A dual under-the-cabinet trash system so you can hide your trash away but also make use of the empty space under your sink that's been growing cobwebs. Its easy install means you'll definitely be ready for garbage day — even if it's today!

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "Products by simplehuman are like the Lamborghinis of the kitchen. Their functionality, ease of install, and years of use you’ll get is worth the spend. I installed mine at an angle so the cabinet door wouldn’t bang into it. My dimensions were spot on, not leaving lots of wiggle room. Word of caution: the liners that Amazon recommends as an add-on are 'D.' But the main garbage can is 'G' and your recycling is 'D.' The recycling liners should be blue, which at the end of the day isn’t a big deal, but I would’ve preferred having the corresponding color with the liner." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $79.99 (available in single and dual).

    8. A RoboVac that quietly cleans under your couches and chairs, so you can focus on more important things. This smart vacuum has sensor to avoid falls and obstacles. Oh, and it automatically recharges!

    Amazon, amazon.com

    Promising review: "This thing sucks...Its suction is so much stronger than the Roombas I have had. It picks up so much dust and pet hair. We do a full vacuum every other week with my Dyson, so I think of the robot vacuum as a supplemental vacuum. I was shocked at how much was in the dustbin after it's inaugural cleaning! I work from my home office, and this thing is quiet enough that I don't even turn it off during conference calls. This might be the thing I am most impressed with. My last Roomba was LOUD; you couldn't even have a conversation with someone in the same room, let alone someone on speakerphone." —LB

    Get it from Amazon for $149.99 (available in black and white).

    9. A portable carpet cleaner with such great suction and scrubbing features, you should be able to spot clean *any* stubborn pet stains in your house or car.

    Amazon, amazon.com

    Promising review: "This is a really nice little shampooer. I have a dog with medical problems resulting in recurrent issues with soiled carpet. I was impressed with its cleaning ability, especially the suction and the cleaning solution that comes in the package. Having owned many other brands before, I can safely say that none of them have cleaned my home better than this small unit. That having been said, I also used the solution at half or less than the recommended ratio to help avoid the dreaded hard carpet and super soiled spots from soap being left in the carpet. Nice for the price." —Vi

    Get it from Amazon for $169.98+.

    10. A natural and eco-friendly cleaning kit from Blueland, so you can keep your home (and the planet) free of garbage and pollutants.

    The Everyday Clean kit from Blueland
    Blueland

    This sparkling kit includes: three acrylic spray bottles, three cleaning tablets (multi-surface, glass, bathroom), a glass foaming hand soap bottle, a hand soap tablet, a silicone dish soap shaker, a 16-oz powder dish soap, a steel dishwasher tablet tin, and 40 dishwasher tablets.

    Promising review: "I liked the products so much, I bought my daughter a set and she loves it! I can't explain in words how it feels to be able to clean everything without polluting the world with chemicals and the landfills with plastic. The best thing since sliced bread!" —Nada K

    Get it from Blueland for $69.

    11. An over-the-shower caddy with ample space for all the products in your extensive haircare regimen. Designed to hold large and inverted bottles, you won't have to worry about any slipping and sliding (unless you're dancing in the shower, of course).

    The Better Homes & Gardens Expandable Hose Shower Caddy in Satin Nickel hanging over a shower and holding toiletries
    Walmart

    Have a shower door you'd rather make use of? Check out this over-the-door shower caddy instead!

    Promising review: "This shower caddy is great! One of the best features is the ability to stabilize it. We all have experienced caddies sliding back and forth on the shower head, but with this one, that never happens. Also, you can rearrange the baskets, and it has multiple hooks to hang things from. I love it and highly recommend it. I would purchase this item again." —Walmart Customer

    Get it from Walmart for $14.97+ (available in two finishes).

    12. A mesh desk organizer that'll keep important files and documents in plain sight but also out of the way. With a bottom drawer, make your Post-its, scissors, and stapler easily accessible.

    The mesh desk organizer on a desk, being used to hold folders, notebooks, and markers
    Amazon

    Promising review: "This thing got us through a semester of homeschooling! I was able to set up files for different classes and use the shelves to sort different things like notebook paper, a calculator, a stapler, etc. And it had a drawer with organizers to sort other things like pens, pencils, paper clips, and ALL sorts of things! This was truly our saving grace! I like organization, and this is one of my favorite things I've ever bought!" —Peggy B

    Get it from Amazon for $23.97.

    13. A set of nesting trays as elegant as the jewelry you'll finally be able to keep track of.

    A set of nesting trays being used as a jewelry holder and coaster
    Open Spaces

    Promising review: "These trays are very cute and also seem to be of high quality. I love the variation in material so that while the shape pulls them together visually, they aren't too 'match-y match-y.' I use the large one to hold our TV remote and a set of round coasters which fit perfectly in the end; the medium as a bed side coaster for my water glass and also my lip balm and hair clip; and the small one to hold my frequently used jewelry." —Taylor R.

    Get it from Open Spaces for $42 (available in four colors).

    14. A set of grocery organizers you can use in your fridge or pantry to help you keep track of what you do and don't need to add to your shopping list.

    A customer's fridge filled with several labeled pantry organizers
    amazon.com

    Promising review: "These are so helpful if your fridge is cluttered. I bought these for my mom who is an extremely cluttered person. I love her to death, but she is not an organized person. Her fridge used to look wild. There would be food piled on top of food, and small jars and containers EVERYWHERE. I bought her these to help her organize everything. Now she can see what she has and everything has a place. Thank you for making something like this to help those that are so cluttered." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $27.99.

    15. A lime and soap scum remover — your sink, tub, and tile will look like they've been blessed by their fairy godmother. Impossible things are happ’ning every day!

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I truly can't get over how well this works! I had never used Lime-A-Way before. I always used a bleach bathroom spray, which would clean, but I still had discoloration in the tub, making it look dirty. I chalked it up to the tub being old, since the discoloration had been there since I bought the house. Well, Lime-A-Way proved me wrong. The tub was, in fact, dirty. At first I thought I was just imagining that the tub was turning whiter, but I kept spraying. It's unbelievable. After spraying, wiping with paper towels, and rinsing a few times, YEARS of buildup was gone. I've owned this house for three years, and since the day I moved in I've tried almost everything; soaking, scrubbing, scouring, bleach, abrasive cleaners. Now the tub looks brand-new!" —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $4.19.

    16. An industrial bathroom mirror with a built-in shelf to help keep your toiletries, makeup, and other bathroom essentials organized and easily accessible.

    The Straley Metal Beveled with Shelves Bathroom/Vanity Mirror installed in a bathroom above a counter
    Wayfair

    Promising review: "This mirror is exactly what I hoped it would be. It's perfect for our smaller bathroom and helps us save space." —Wayfair Customer

    Get it from Wayfair for $139.99.

    17. A few under the bed containers for storing clothes, blankets, towels, and whatever else is eating up all the space in your home. Simply pack it away in this sturdy and durable container and slide it under your bed or couch for easy access later.

    The storageLAB Under Bed Storage Container filled with clothes in a customer's bedroom
    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I LOVE these drawers. I went through two other options, and they were both flimsy drawers that just collapse when you have items in them and everything spills out. These have a sturdy bottom and sturdy sides that keep all contents inside while under the bed. And nothing falls over or spills out when sliding out from under the bed." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99+ (available in two pack sizes).

    18. A water-based steam mop cleaner that effectively (and safely) removes dirt and germs from just about any surface! Use it on your tiles, hardwood, glass or even steam your button-down shirts. We love to see a multi-functional queen!

    Amazon, amazon.com

    Promising review: "About tw-thirds of our home has ceramic tile flooring in espresso brown with matching grout. I was never able to fully remove the white dust due to construction from the dark grout, so I was looking at working 1,500 square feet with a toothbrush. But I decided to try this steam mop first. I am just thrilled with the results! The white residue is completely gone and the floor feels silky smooth and super clean. This was effortless; I simply ran the mop over the tile, no pushing or re-do spots. Set up was easy es well. The mop is not heavy and glides with ease, so I find this to be MUCH better and faster than using my spin mop or the spray mop I have been using in between full cleanings. We have two active dogs, and there are a lot of muddy paws all the time, so this mop is going to make my life much easier! Also I love the fact that this runs with water. This means I know my family and pets are safe, and it is good for the environment" —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $64.97.

    19. A stackable shoe rack for anyone who kicks their boots off and leaves them wherever they land. Or just someone with enough shoes to open their own store. Keep your footwear organized and out of tripping range.

    Amazon, amazon.com

    Promising review: "This was SUPER easy to put together; it literally took me longer to open the box than it did for me to put the shelving together!! I'd been on the market for a shoe rack for YEARS and could never find one that I liked the look of that also fit enough shoes for it to be a worthy investment. I was browsing on Amazon and was SO HAPPY to find these! I originally bought three and loved the look of them so much that I bought another three! It now holds ALL of our shoes in an organized row in our foyer, and now there's no clutter or mess in any of our closets. It also reminded me of ALL OF THE SHOES I own, and it's helped for me to curb my shoe spending, since I can now see exactly what I own! I am SO HAPPY with this purchase. Definitely a must-buy!!" —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $31.88+ (available in four colors).

    20. A pack of nonslip velvet hangers that take up less space in your closet, which means you can hang more in there. And with swivel hooks, you spend less time fighting your clothes and more time buying new ones.

    A customer's closet filled with clothes hanging from light pink SONGMICS Velvet Hangers
    amazon.com

    Promising review: "These hangers are beautiful and functional, I just love them! They hold my clothes on the hanger to an extent I didn't think was possible. I can hang some of my sweaters and they don't get pulled out of shape because the velvet grips the fabric and the garment's weight is more gently distributed. I can't explain what a difference these made in my closet. Everything from tank tops to skirts to sweaters hangs beautifully on these. I use them exclusively, I threw out all my old plastic hangers. The rose gold color of the hooks is beautiful and gleams gently, adding some eye-catching sophistication to my closet. I like for my room to be pretty and photogenic, and these fit right in. I highly recommend them." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $26.99.

    21. A dual hamper you can use to separate your lights from your colors, your clean from your dirty, or your warms from your colds. Any way you decide to use it means fewer of your ensembles end up on your chair and you can actually use it for sitting.

    The Seville Classics Hand-Woven Oval Double Laundry Hamper With Liner Natural Brown in a laundry room
    Target

    Promising review: "LOVE, LOVE, LOVE this hamper! It's really well made, and has ample space to separate your lights and darks, or whatever else you decide to use it for. It's just beautiful. If you're on the fence, just buy it!" —Target Customer

    Get it from Target for $64.99.

    22. A slim shelving unit because even teen tiny spaces can be converted to storage space. This four-tiered rolling cart can fit in between kitchen counters and be used as a makeshift pantry OR between your washer/dryer and be used to hold detergent and dryer sheets.

    The White 4 Tier Kitchen Cart 40" Shelving Unit between a fridge and a counter
    Wayfair

    Promising reviews: "It’s perfect for my little efficiency kitchenette. It’s a quick set up, and it’s pretty sturdy. It moves back and forth if needed as well." —Wayfair Customer

    "This was a great touch for a previously wasted space between my washer and dryer in my laundry room. It works best if it can roll straight out, but my husband secured the joints. It also allowed me space for the iron and ironing products rather than filling up my utility closet." —Wayfair Customer

    Get it from Wayfair for $34.99 (originally $79.99).

    23. A cabinet organizer with divider inserts so all your skincare products or cleaning tools aren't chaotically jumbled under your bathroom or kitchen sink.

    The Madesmart Two-Tier Organizer with Dividers in Frost/Gray storing toiletries in a bathroom cabinet
    Target

    Promising review: "This was a great option for storage under our bathroom sink. I like the dividers because I can have smaller and bigger items nicely organized. The only thing I didn’t like at first was that the baskets slide out as opposed to the entire track, but now I like that I can remove the basket and set it on the counter." —Target Customer

    Get it from Target for $22.99.

    24. A storage ottoman to hide away kids' toys or spare sheets *and* serve as a foot rest or extra seating. Comfort and structure can live happily ever after together.

    The black Lambertville Foldable Tufted Square Cube Foot Rest Storage Ottoman in a living room
    Wayfair

    Promising reviews: "I use these ottomans to store blankets and to prop my feet up when watching movies. They are very sturdy." —Wayfair Customer

    "These are very useful. The top is tufted, so you can sit on it, but it can be flipped to the other side, which is a flat and hard surface that can be used as a tray. Super versatile and easy on the eyes." —Wayfair Customer

    Get it from Wayfair for $41.99 (originally $69.99; available in two colors).

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