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    29 Cost-Effective Products To Help Give Every Room In Your Home A Lil' Upgrade

    They'll make way more of an impact on your home than your wallet!

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    ✨ Kitchen ✨

    1. This sink caddy will give you a place to keep all your essential dish-washing bits neatly tucked away.

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    It has enough space to hold multiple cloths, scrubbers, and a sponge, keeping them elevated to ensure they stay clean and dry quickly. The caddy has holes in the base to drain excess water into the tray, which you can then empty – so no more soggy sponges!

    Price: £12.20

    2. You can fix these subtle LED light strips under the edges of your cabinets for some extra light where it's needed most!

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    They have a self-adhesive design, so you won't have to worry about hammering any nails into your cabinets!

    Price: £11.99 for a 6.6ft strip, which you can adjust to make shorter.

    3. If you don't have a lot of space to dry your dishes, this two-tier dish drainer will be your new best friend.

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    Is this not the most stylish dish drainer you've ever seen?! The space-saving design allows you to keep your plates, cups, and cutlery separate (preventing accidental chips), and even has an extra space at the back to hang your mugs.

    Price: £12.92

    4. This mug holder rack slides neatly onto pretty much any shelf.

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    Depending on your needs, you can attach this inside your cabinet, below it, or to a standalone shelf – the storage possibilities are endless!

    Price: £7.99

    5. And this cute copper-tone towel rail will fit easily over your cabinet doors .

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    Working out where all the tea towels keep disappearing to can be extremely annoying, amirite? Give them a proper home on this stylish rail which couldn't be easier to install!

    Price: £5.99

    6. If you're after a set of surprisingly cheap, bougie-looking, and super-sharp kitchen knives, then look no further than these bad boys.

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    The six-piece set is made from high-quality stainless steel, which makes cutting with them a really ~smooth~ experience. Each knife also comes with its own plastic guard to keep it safe and razor sharp.

    Price: £15.29 for six.

    ✨ Bathroom ✨

    7. These shower corner shelves look really sleek and will keep all your essential bits close to hand.

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    They're self adhesive and super easy to install without causing any damage to your wall or tiles. Each shelf can hold up to 5kg in weight, and they're completely waterproof so you can use them inside the shower.

    Price: £10.80 for two.

    8. This is *possibly* the most elegant water-draining soap dish I've ever seen.

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    You can also use it to keep sponges dry. The water drains from the spout to prevent your soap from developing a gross soggy bottom.

    Price: £4.99

    9. This shower squeegee has over 24,000 reviews with a 4.6-star average rating, so you know it's probably gonna do big things for your bathroom!

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    Use it to wipe away condensation and splashes with ease before they can turn into harder-to-remove water stains! You can then conveniently store it in its little suction cup rack.

    Price: £10.99

    10. This little stainless steel holder will *finally* give you a place to store your razor while you're in the shower.

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    'Cause sometimes it's the little things that make the biggest difference. It goes without saying that you can store a multitude of other things in this double hook, such as loofahs or towels.

    Price: £6.19

    11. Bring a bit of fun into your bathroom with this quirky loo roll holder – it's practically pawfect!

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    It stores up to seven loo rolls at once, and if you place it up against the wall it'll make maximum impact while taking up minimal space!

    Price: £11.99

    12. This bath pillow looks extremely bougie and will make you feel like you're in a spa – all for under a tenner!

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    The shape of the pillow supports both the neck and back, and the fabric feels really comfortable on the skin for a truly ~luxe~ experience.

    Price: £9.95

    ✨ Living Room ✨

    13. Line the back of your TV, statement mirror, or under your shelves with these backlight LED strip lights to create the ultimate ~vibe~.

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    Talk about creating your own mood lighting – these subtle lights will completely switch up the vibe of your living room! They have 16 different colour options and four lighting modes which you can control easily with its remote.

    Price: £12.99 for four 1.6ft light strips.

    14. Slide this organisation pocket onto the side of your sofa to make sure your essential bits and bobs are always close.

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    The multiple pockets make it a great place to keep those annoying – but essential – little things that tend to clutter up your living space!

    Price: £7.99

    15. These stylish blackout curtains have an insulated lining which keeps the room's temperature balanced, helping to save on energy costs!

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    They'll help to keep the summer heat and winter chill out! Besides this, they also block 85-99% of sunlight and UV rays and 60% of noise pollution.

    Price: £27.95 for a pair of curtains measuring 46x72 inches.

    16. These rustic floating shelves look way more expensive than their price tag!

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    You can flip the hanging structure, so the shelf floats on top rather than hanging below, making them look like entirely new shelves. That means you can *kinda* get away with putting them in every room of your house if you wanted to!

    Price: £16.99 for three.

    17. Pet hair can make the bougiest of sofas look slightly worse for wear – use this highly-rated pet hair roller to give it a new lease of life!

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    It goes without saying that this also works wonders on rugs, carpets, curtains, and any other upholstered furniture. It's as easy to empty as it is satisfying to use!

    Price: £11.99

    ✨ Bedroom ✨

    18. This teddy fleece duvet cover set (yes, you heard that right) will make you never want to leave your bed.

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    I cannot stress how ridiculously soft and cosy this bedding is! If you're the kind of person that sleeps with the heating on in the winter, this might just help you save on your energy bill, too!

    Price: £12.99 - £19.99 for a duvet cover and pillow cases depending on size – it's available in single, double, king, and super king sizes.

    19. This bedside shelf has a sleek and subtle design and will let you keep all your necessities conveniently close.

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    It's self-adhesive, making it easy to fit in just a few minutes, and the pockets have a surprisingly large capacity.

    Price: £12.99

    20. Organise your wardrobe – and save space while you're at it – with these 'magic' hangers.

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    They'll evenly space out your hangers, making them look so much neater, and when one side is released your clothes will hang vertically – taking up the space of one or two items of clothing, rather than five!

    Price: £9.99 for ten hangers.

    21. This air humidifier helps to counteract the drying effects that increased use of central heating can have on your skin and hair.

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    It works for between 10-16 hours continuously without you having to refill the water level, and has a soothing light which you can set to the 'deep breathing' mode to help you get to sleep.

    Price: £13.99

    22. And these satin pillowcases don't just look extremely luxe, they'll also cause less friction (read: less damage) for your hair and skin as you sleep.

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    The silky texture doesn't absorb as much moisture as cotton does, meaning the increased hydration levels in your skin can work more effectively to help it heal as you sleep.

    Price: £6.99 for two.

    23. These dimmable stick-on lights will help you get the Hollywood-style mirror of your dreams!

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    Their self-adhesive design means that you can put them on any size and shape of mirror, and the wires are hidden which gives the overall look a more ~authentic~ feel.

    Price: £15.99 for a string of 14 bulbs.

    ✨ Office ✨

    24. If you hate loose charging cables as much as I do, then you'll wonder how you ever lived without these cable tidy clips.

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    Use them to keep wires in place and at the most convenient location for you! The self-adhesive clips are also easy to remove without leaving behind any sticky residue.

    Price: £2.99 for a pack of six.

    25. This adjustable stand will hold your laptop or tablet at eye-level.

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    It might seem like a small change, but over time keeping your laptop at *just* the right angle can help with eye fatigue, wrist ache, and even your posture! The mesh backing of the stand also allows a good air flow, protecting your laptop from overheating.

    Price: £15.99

    26. This memory foam seat cushion helps to relieve pressure on the tailbone.

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    If you've been working from home for a while but are still using a makeshift office chair, then your back and bum will probably appreciate some help by now! This cushion is designed to offer support where it's most needed and prevent long-lasting pain.

    Price: £16.99

    27. This phone stand looks smart, feels sleek, and even has space to fit your charger!

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    It can hold your phone or tablet either horizontally or vertically depending on your needs, and the silicone grips ensure they're securely kept in place and reduces the risk of scratching.

    Price: £5.99

    28. This desk organiser provides you with a space to neatly tuck away your keyboard.

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    It has multiple compartments that'll fit all your bits and bobs surprisingly well!

    Price: £11.99

    ✨ Outdoors ✨

    29. Okay, your front garden isn’t *technically* a room, but I had to give a special mention to these personalised wheelie bin stickers that are undoubtedly an upgrade from sloppily painting your house number on the side!

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    'Cause your bins deserve to look their best too! There are four stickers in a pack, so the whole gang can shine together.

    Price: £2.25 for four.