55 Weird Things on Amazon That Make Your Home Look 10x More Impressive

Improve your home’s “wow” factor.

by Anne Taylor and Rachel Bar-Gadda
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I love sprucing up my space to make it look more impressive. Whether I want to wow new friends or do it all for myself, I’m all about picking out things that will take my place to the next level. If you want to do the same, the Amazon finds on this list will add a touch of personality to your home, making you proud to show it off or stay in and enjoy it all to yourself.


This power scrubber that’s designed for tight spaces

This power scrubber is about to be your favorite cleaning sidekick with its ability to effectively clean grout lines, drains, and other tight spots in your home. The oscillating head is a force to be reckoned with, scrubbing a whopping 60 times per second for a deep clean with minimal effort on your part. It’s no wonder this battery-powered scrubber is backed by over 16,000 five-star ratings on Amazon.


This sleek cutting board that blends with your counter

Made from 100% food-grade acrylic, this large cutting board gives you a flat, clear surface for all your chopping needs. It comes with nonslip silicone dots you can add to the bottom to keep the board in place. Plus, the lip design gives an extra dose of stability on countertops.


These solar-powered lights that illuminate your walkway

Brighten up walkways, porches, and driveways with these solar outdoor lights that require no maintenance. This pack of 10 lights is easy to stick in the ground, and they’re waterproof and weather-resistant to withstand the elements. After charging for about eight hours during the day, they will glow for up to 10 hours when it gets dark.


These shoe storage boxes that stack your collection neatly

Have your shoe collection beautifully displayed and safely protected with these shoe storage boxes. They come in a pack of six and are made of material in a transparent finish so you can see exactly what’s stored where. Ventilation holes keep air circulation while their stackable design allows for lots of customization to suit your space.


These adorable ball towels that are fun to use

Upgrade your plain hand towels to these fuzzy ball towels, a fun way to add some personality to your bathroom. These are made with an absorbent material that soaks up water quickly and leaves your hands refreshed and dry. The quirky design also serves as home decor for the bathroom and kitchen.


This sofa support that revitalizes sagging cushions

Instead of shelling out big bucks to replace your couch, give it a boost with this sofa support that can revamp sagging cushions. Just lay it underneath your sofa cushions and enjoy the lifted comfort. Made with solid wood and featuring a foldable design, the boards are easy to place under the cushions and offer lasting support.


This toilet paper holder that doubles as a handy shelf

Have somewhere to place your phone, an air freshener, or toiletries with this toilet paper holder that features a small shelf on top. The durable stainless steel construction means rust won’t come easily, so a humid bathroom is no issue. Installation is quick and the necessary hardware is included.


A touch-up paint pen to fix minor imperfections

Easily fix any small flaws in your walls or furniture with no need to pull out an entire paint can. This touch-up paint pen that comes in a pack of two is fillable with your paint of choice and features a fine brush tip to fix scuffs, scratches, or any imperfections. Use it on various surfaces knowing the tube that holds the paint is airtight and will stay fresh for up to seven years.


This floating corner shelf that takes advantage of unused space

This floating corner shelf lends lots of style and functionality to a space you might have previously overlooked. It installs easily using the included hardware and can hold up to 11 pounds of weight. Choose from seven different finishes such as natural, rustic blue, or walnut, and use it to display your favorite decor from art to books to plants.


These faux tile stickers that dress up your stairs

Revamp your staircase without a pricey remodel thanks to these faux tile stickers. The peel-and-stick risers can be cut to your ideal length and easily applied to any smooth surface, so in addition to the stairs, you can also use them to spruce up cabinets and drawers. Choose from a variety of colorful patterns.


This window track cleaner that makes it easy to dust a tricky part of the house

Window tracks are notoriously difficult to clean, but the task isn’t quite as bad with this window track cleaner kit. The set contains three window groove cleaning brushes, a two-in-one dustpan cleaning brush, and four sponges. Say goodbye to stubborn grime in window grooves, blinds, sills, car vents, and more.


This motion-activated light that adds a cool vibe to your bedroom

Make your bedroom extra cozy with this motion-activated bed light, a simple LED strip light that can be easily attached to your bed frame. Equipped with motion sensors, it automatically turns on when you move and turns off after a set time between 30 seconds and 10 minutes. It can also be used in other parts of your home, including cabinets, staircases, and doorways.


The storage strap that can hold up to 50 pounds of weight

Wrap and store anything from hoses and cables to shovels and dollies with this incredibly durable storage strap with a metal grommet for hanging purposes. Made of polypropylene with a hook and loop closure, it’s garnered a near-perfect 4.8-star rating after 13,000-plus reviews. Thanks to its weatherproof material, it’ll soon have your garage, shed, or outdoor area looking supremely organized.


A popular battery organizer with a tester than can store up to 180 batteries

Organize your junk drawer with this battery storage case. Not only will it reduce clutter, but it will also make it easy for you to see what you have on hand. Plus, it has a removable battery tester so you can finally know which ones are still working. It can hold 180 batteries in various sizes. It’s sleek enough to fit in a drawer but can also be mounted on a wall. Plus, it’s durable, sturdy, and splash-proof so it will keep your batteries protected.


This quick-drying mat that absorbs liquids in seconds

Keep your counter tidy and mess-free with this absorbent mat. It absorbs liquids and dries within seconds. It’s perfect under your coffee machine to catch drips and spills and works great as a dish drying rack or a feeding mat under your pet’s bowl. It has a rubber backing so it won’t skid and it muffles machine sounds from appliances. Plus, the PU surface hides stains so you won’t have to worry about unsightly spots.


A knife set that will brighten up your kitchen

This stainless steel knife set combines functionality and fun, adding a pop of color to your kitchen. The collection features five essential knives — paring, bread, chef, carving, and utility — complete with individual sheaths and a two-stage sharpener to keep the blades in tip-top shape.


A bidet that will upgrade your bathroom routine

This bidet attachment doesn’t just look impressive — it’s also one of those bathroom accessories you never knew you needed. It’s easy to install and doesn’t require any major hardware, so you can do it yourself in a few minutes. The low-profile bidet won’t cause an annoying seat gap, and you can adjust the water pressure using a simple knob.


A remote control holder that sticks to a wall or table

Keep your remotes impressively organized with this adhesive remote control holder. With an easy-to-mount design and strong adhesive backing, you can stick it wherever you need without much effort. And it doesn’t just hold remotes — it can help you keep track of phones, keys, and other small items, with a convenient slot along the bottom to accommodate charging cords.


These LED strip lights that add ambiance to your TV room

Make your TV room instantly look cooler by using these LED strip lights behind your television. The USB-powered lights aren't just for show — they're designed with your eyes in mind, helping to reduce eye strain while you’re watching movies and shows. Choose from 15 colors, 10 brightness levels, and three fade modes.


This wood polish that will freshen up old furniture

Freshening up old furniture is easy with this wood polish and conditioner. The solution works wonders on all types of wood, leaving behind a soft sheen and a protective layer infused with carnauba wax and beeswax. Great for tables, chairs, cabinets, and more, this product can significantly improve the look of your pieces.


A bedside lamp that doubles as a wireless charger

This bedside lamp combines functionality and style with its cool minimalist design that also serves as a wireless charger for your phone. Enjoy the simplicity of the three-step dimmable touch control, giving you the ability to adjust the brightness with a simple tap and setting the mood for a relaxed evening in bed.


This foldable organizer that keeps sheets neat & tidy

An organized home is an impressive home, and this foldable bed sheet organizer provides a simple way for you to keep bedding tidy and out of the way. Made from durable fabric with hook and loop closures, the organizers keep sheets neatly folded and protect against dust. Use the labels to easily identify each sheet set and stash the organizers away in a closet or under the bed.


This expandable pan organizer with 10 compartments

Keep your pans, pots, lids, cutting boards, and more neat and tidy with this organizer. It’s made of durable, rust-proof iron and can expand so you can adjust the size to fit in your cabinet. It can also be separated into two organizers. It has 10 compartments that are adjustable so it can accommodate a variety of items. It prevents items from tumbling out of your cabinet and makes it easier for you to find what you need.


An egg container that attaches to the fridge shelf

Revamp your fridge with this organizer bin that attaches to the shelf to save space. Designed to hold up to 21 eggs, this accessory has a clever slope design that gives you an easy grab-and-go experience. For even more organization, the listing also includes fridge bins with dividers for produce, condiments, and more.


These floating shelves that show off your book collection

Upgrade your home library with these invisible bookshelves which look like they’re floating on the wall. Great for small rooms, these shelves utilize vacant wall space to create practical, chic storage. Each minimalist shelf can hold up to 15 pounds and installs easily using the included hardware.


These garage door accents that can improve your home’s curb appeal

Give your plain garage door a makeover with these magnetic garage door accents, a set of six pieces that will instantly boost your home’s curb appeal. This collection includes two carriage door accent handles and four hinges, quickly transforming your garage's appearance without the need for tools or drilling.


These lights that will dress up your vanity mirror

Give your mirror a luxe upgrade with these LED lights that brighten your space with a simple adhesive installation. Featuring adjustable brightness levels, these lights cast a bright glow during every step of your skin-care routine. Stick them to any mirror in the house that could use a little more light.


A set of dividers that will keep drawers from getting chaotic

These bamboo drawer dividers are an easy way to organize your kitchen drawers while keeping a chic aesthetic. The adjustable dividers expand between 17.5 and 22 inches to fit most standard drawers securely. In addition to the kitchen, they also work great in desks and dressers that could use help decluttering.


A corner shower caddy set that will bring order to your bathroom

Get your toiletries in order with this shower caddy set that fits neatly in the corner. Made from stainless steel and available in several finishes, the caddies are stylish and durable with a weight capacity of up to 40 pounds each. No drilling is required for installation — just mount the caddies using the included adhesive.


A pumice stone cleaner that tackles even the toughest toilet bowl stains

Nothing beats a sparkling white toilet, and this pumice stone cleaner makes it easier than ever to clean the porcelain bowl. Although the cleaner packs a punch, it remains gentle on delicate surfaces and won’t cause scratches or damage. It can also be used on tiles, sinks, and tubs to make every surface shine.


A retractable duster that will help you clean hard-to-reach areas

Clean tricky spots like under the fridge or above the ceiling fan with this retractable duster. It comes with a telescoping pole that extends to 61 inches to reach those tricky corners, gaps, and narrow spaces that are usually hard to clean. What’s more, the reusable microfiber cleaning cloths attract dust and hair easily and can be used wet or dry.


A cable concealer that keeps unsightly cords out of view

An easy way to improve the look of your space is to hide bulky cords with this cable concealer. It offers a low-profile look while keeping cords neatly out of sight and improving safety — no more kids or pets tripping over them. The plastic covers can even be painted to blend in with your walls.


This furniture repair kit that is surprisingly simple to use

Fix small scuffs and scratches with this furniture repair kit that includes markers and wax sticks in various wood tones so you can get a perfect match. The kit is so easy to use — just draw over the damage to make your furniture look like new again. The markers and wax sticks are great for all types of wood furniture.


These ingenious hangers that will save so much space in your closet

Increase your closet space without a pricey remodeling project thanks to these space-saving hangers. They’re designed to hold five garments per hanger vertically, allowing you to hang more clothing in the same amount of space. While they’re great for most clothes, they’re particularly useful for ties, belts, and bags.


A set of dimmable night-lights with dusk to dawn sensors

Place these night-lights in your bathroom, near stairwells, or in your hallway so you’ll be able to see during those late night bathroom runs without having to switch lights on. They have sensors and can be set to automatically turn on at dusk and off at dawn. Plus, they feature a slide switch that allows you to adjust the brightness levels.


This wall outlet shelf that holds up to 10 pounds

With this clever outlet shelf, you’ll have a convenient place to store a smart speaker or another small device. The shelf is easy to install on duplex or decorator wall plates and holds up to 10 pounds. Available in black and white, you can choose a color to suit your decor.


A desktop vacuum that will keep your workspace crumb-free

Manage small messes at your workstation with this handy desktop vacuum, a simple tool that does just what it advertises. Powered by two AA batteries (not included), this cordless vacuum can be run over your desk to pick up crumbs, dirt, and other debris. Use it every few days to keep your space tidy and impressive.


A picture light that will highlight your art & photos

One simple way to upgrade the look of your home is to illuminate artwork with this wireless picture light. Operated by AA batteries, this light can be hung above paintings and photos to bathe them in light when turned on by the included remote control. Choose from gold, silver, and black finishes.


The cleaning paste & spray that are wildly popular for a reason

With over 170,000 positive ratings on Amazon, this cleaning paste and multipurpose spray are loved by shoppers for their ability to tackle a variety of messes and leave things spotless. The paste contains a gentle scrub that can help remove spots without damaging surfaces, while the spray lifts grease without leaving streaks behind.


This laser level that will make you a pro at hanging wall art

Don’t worry about hanging a painting or shelf crooked with this laser level that helps you position your pieces exactly how you want. With two backlit bubble vials, this laser level improves visibility and accuracy, making sure your projects are spot on. The whole thing rotates 360 degrees so you can work from any angle.


This slim plastic trash can with a button that opens the lid

This sleek trash can is perfect for small spaces or if you want one that’s more discreet that can be tucked into a corner. It has a button on the lid that you can press to open and close it. The removable inner bucket is designed with handles so it’s easy to lift it out. Plus, it has grooves that allow you to install two bags if you want divided sections for your trash.


A popular stainless steel grocery bag holder that’s fingerprint-proof

Wrangle the many plastic bags you’ve somehow accumulated with this grocery bag holder and dispenser. It has a wide opening at the top so you can load bags and a slot in the front to dispense them. It can be conveniently mounted on a wall or on the back of a door with the included adhesives or screws. It beats keeping bags in a messy pile in your drawer or cabinet so that they’re tidy and out of the way until you need them. Plus, it’s made of stainless steel that’s fingerprint-proof so you won’t have to worry about smudges.


An oil & vinegar cruet dispenser bottle with a mystifying grape motif

This cruet bottle is designed to keep oil and vinegar separated. It’s made of borosilicate glass, and it has two spouts with cork stoppers so each liquid can be dispensed individually. It’s designed with a unique grape motif inside the bottle that stands out when both liquids are different colors. It can also be used for salad dressings, infused oils, and more.


These space-saving stackable water bottle organizers that hold 6 bottles

These water bottle organizers allow you to store your bottles in your cabinet on their sides instead of upright which not only saves space but also makes it easier to see them and access them without knocking them over. These organizers can also be stacked on top of each other so you can utilize vertical space. They can also be placed in your fridge for chilled drinks. Together, they can hold six bottles. Oh, and they’re dishwasher-safe.


This best-selling 3-piece duvet set with corner ties that prevents bunching

This duvet set has almost 50,000 five-star ratings because shoppers are impressed by the quality, how easy it is to clean, and how soft it is. This set includes two pillow shams and one duvet cover. The duvet cover has eight ties around the corners to prevent the filling (which is not included) from shifting or bunching. Plus, unlike similar products, the duvet has a zipper closure instead of buttons so it’s quick and simple to seal.


These plastic food storage bins that are stackable with handles

Use these plastic bins to organize your fridge, cabinets, or pantry. They’re food-safe so you can place veggies, fruits, and produce directly in them. And, since they’re clear, you’ll be able to see items easily without having to rummage through your fridge. They have durable built-in handles so they’re easy to lift or slide out. Plus, they’re stackable so you can utilize vertical space. Not only are they great for food, they can also be used to organize office or cleaning supplies, and more.


A set of sturdy acacia wood plant stands that support 150 pounds each

These plant stands are a great way to elevate your potted plants and keep them off of the floor to make a statement. They’re made of sturdy acacia wood that can support up to 150 pounds each. Plus, they include protective pads that you can place on their feet so they won’t damage your floor. They come in a pack of two in different heights.


These durable adhesive handles that are resistant to rust & corrosion

Place these handles just about anywhere you could use a better grip like on cabinets, sliding doors, and drawers. They’re easy to install, just peel and stick and allow them to rest for 24 hours so they’ll stay put. They’re made of aluminum alloy that’s resistant to rust and corrosion. They’re also thick and durable so they won’t easily bend or deform.


This space-saving 3-tier corner shelf with 4 hooks

Keep your counter clutter-free with this three-tier shelf that’s perfect in your bathroom, kitchen, or office. Since it’s tiered, it takes up less room and allows you to utilize vertical space. There’s even enough space underneath the shelf to store products since it has long legs. It also has four hooks so hang items. The shelves can turn 180 degrees so you can also adjust the placement so that it can fit in a corner or leave it fully horizontal.


This 2-sided squeegee for spills & messes with a ledge that hangs on your sink

Clean up crumbs, spills, and water around your sink with this squeegee that features dual ends: one side has a blade and the other has bristles. Use the blade to wipe wet messes and the brush for dry messes. It’s designed with a ledge that allows it to hang on the edge of your sink or counter so it’ll stay put and dry quickly. By the way, it’s also easy to clean — just pop it in the dishwasher.


This heavy-duty plastic storage unit with 4 shelves

Reduce clutter in any room in your house with this storage unit that has four shelves so you can organize items neatly. You can place it in your garage, bedroom, kitchen, or living room to store cleaning supplies, shoes, clothing, and so much more to keep your home tidy. It’s made of durable plastic — it can support up to 55 pounds per shelf and up to 220 pounds overall.


This absorbent indoor mat that’s non-slip & washable

This indoor mat is designed with a low profile so it won’t get in the way of your door opening and closing. It has a non-slip backing to prevent it from sliding. It’s absorbent and designed to trap dirt and mud to keep your floors clean and dry. Plus, it’s easy to clean — just shake it to remove debris or pop it in the washing machine.


This anti-slip bath rug that absorbs moisture in seconds

This diatomaceous earth bath mat can absorb water in as fast as 0.5 seconds to keep your floors dry and safe after you step out from a shower. It’s designed with a faux suede surface that’s soft and won’t pill like chenille rugs. It has a rubber backing that helps it grip your floor so it won’t slide or curl. It’s also a breeze to clean — just wipe with a wet cloth or rinse it off with a shower nozzle.


This easy-to-install over-the-door organizer with 24 pockets

Use the included hooks to easily install this organizer on your door. The hooks wrap over the top of your door — no drilling or screws required. It has 24 transparent pockets so you can clearly see items, making it easy to find what you need. It’s great for clothes, shoes, spices, snacks, cleaning products, tools, and so much more. It utilizes space you weren’t even using anyway and provides additional storage for you to organize your pantry or closet.


This wildly popular pet hair remover roller that traps fur without sticky tape

This pet hair remover works like a lint brush, but it doesn’t require adhesives or sticky tape. Plus, unlike lint brushes, it reusable. Simply glide it on furniture, rugs, clothing, or any surface you’d like to remove fur from and it will lift hair away. It traps hair into a built-in receptacle that’s easy to empty with a click of a button. It has over 137,000 five-star ratings and reviewers called it a must-have product for pet owners.

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