10 Reader-Favorite Amazon Home Products That Changed the Game in 2021

published Dec 16, 2021
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So many people have focused on making home their sanctuary this year, which means looking for solutions to make everyday tasks a little easier. Whether it was getting organized, getting better sleep, or getting a new desk, Amazon had the answers. Below are the top 10 home buys that earned the most buzz from our contributors and readers in 2021, including game-changing cleaning solutions and home essentials, plus ingenious hacks you’ll wish you discovered sooner. Check them out and get ready to add them to your cart to jump-start your cleaning and organizing tasks in 2022.

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For smaller homes, this Bissell Featherweight Lightweight Vacuum is a must! This impressive lightweight vacuum is surprisingly powerful and can clean spaces in an instant. The best part? It’s only $34 — no wonder it’s loved by many users.

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was $39.99

Instead of sticky mosquito repellent spray or lighting a ton of citronella candles, consider a highly effective rechargeable mosquito repellent machine! This chargeable and portable mosquito repeller machine dispenses an almost undetectable vapor that wards off mosquitos within a 10-foot radius of its location. Now, you can garden outdoors without hesitation and sleep comfortably in your tent for your upcoming camping trip.

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was $19.99

One of the most commonly overlooked areas to clean is the shower. The shower sadly does not clean itself and sometimes it requires a deep scrub down to get it back to its sparkly clean state. One of the best tools to give your shower the TLC it needs is this incredible BOOMJOY floor scrub brush. All you need is some soapy water and then it's time to get to scrubbin’!

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was $89.99

One of the best ways to give your home a deep clean is a good steam cleaning. Those at-home services where specialists come in and give a thorough steam clean on your rugs, blinds, and floors can become quite costly, though. That's where this lightweight and powerful steam mop cleaner is a game changer for a DIY job. It’s also detachable, which means you can deep clean hard to reach areas, too.

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No matter how neat you try to be, cord organization can be a true pain and an eyesore. Thankfully, the Sleek Socket is a pencil-thin cover for electrical outlets that can hide all of those unruly cords while keeping the outlet completely usable. It’s very simple to assemble and if you live in a rental, these outlet covers will be really helpful if you can’t make permanent changes to the space. One reviewer wrote: “I am a renter so putting a huge hole in the wall to hide my wires was not going to happen. After searching for something that can help with the look of the wires in my living room, I am glad to have come across this socket!"

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was $23.99

Even butter, one of the most beloved condiments, deserves a home on your counter. The DiiKoo porcelain butter keeper is not only a functional space for butter, but it's also beautifully designed and available in five classic colors. Another functional feature of this stunning butter keeper is that it’s also dishwasher-, microwave-, and oven-safe.

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was $60.99

Looking to upgrade your current bed pillows for something a bit more luxurious? These Beckham Hotel Collection bed pillows are encased in a 250-thread count cover and filled with super-soft down alternative. Give your head and neck a comforting experience with these cooling and breathable bed pillows that are also wonderful if you easily overheat.

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Your beloved dishwasher also needs an occasional deep clean. These super-affordable Affresh cleaners are slow-dissolving foaming tablets that gives your washing machine or dishwasher the best deep clean. All you do is pop it into your machine, run the cycle, and let the tablet do its thing.

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was $16.98

Yes, there is a way to make your shower curtain look more high end. The secret to this is with a waffle-texture shower curtain. The AmazerBath shower curtains are only $16 and comes in gray, white, and cream with a luxurious waffle feel that will make your shower look like it belongs in a 5-star hotel bathroom. Another plus? These curtains are also easy to clean, so when it’s time to give your curtains a wash, just throw them in the washing machine for a crisp and clean look.

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It’s very common for certain areas of your home to accumulate light odors, but sometimes room refreshers just won't cut it. These nontoxic lavender odor eliminating and deodorizing packs are a brilliant, effective temporary solution if your laundry basket or shoe closet needs a little help.