We could all use a hand every now and then. Whether it be your most dreaded cleaning tasks made just slightly easier, a little help in the kitchen, or annoying everyday problems miraculously solved, these 36 products were designed to make your life ten times easier. Moldable glue that turns to insanely strong silicone once it dries? Seriously, what COULDN'T you use that on?!
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The FURemover Broom Cleans Up All Your Pet HairI have a dog who sheds basically all of her fur on a daily basis, so this Evriholder FURemover Broom with Squeegee made from Natural Rubber is an essential in our house. It also doubles as a squeegee, and even comes equipped with a telescoping handle, giving you the cleaning reach of a giant. Say goodbye to pet hair tumble weeds taking over your house for good!
Perfect Your Shower-Singing With This Insanely Popular Waterproof Bluetooth SpeakerLet loose your bathroom-bound rock star with this VicTsing Shower Speaker, Wireless Waterproof Speaker with 5W Driver, Suction Cup, Built-in Mic, Hands-Free Speakerphone. It stays securely on your shower wall during even the steamiest of showers so you can jam out to your favorite tunes as you get sudsy. Warning: This product might make it WAY harder to get out the door on time in the mornings.
This Compact Plug-in Air Sanitizer Cleans Your Air With Zero FootprintI'm a bit of a germaphobe, so any product I can get my hands on that decreases the level of germs in my home (even slightly) is a winner in my book. Thank goodness for this GermGuardian GG1000 Pluggable UVC Air Sanitizer, Room Deodorizer and Portable Air Purifier. It kills germs, mold, freshens air and wipes out odors, all while staying nice and small on your wall.
These Drain Snakes Will Clear ALL the Nastiness Out Of Your Pipes
The Kinsa Smart Stick Thermometer Turns Your Smartphone Into A Sophisticated Medical DeviceI tend to be a bit of a hypochondriac, and I'm always convincing myself that I'm on death's door whenever I get even the smallest cough. Not only will this Kinsa Smart Stick Digital Thermometer + Storage Pouch take accurate temperatures, its included app will even track individual family member' health, and even recommend when it's time to visit a doctor. So no more freaking out over nothing!
The iTouchless Bag Resealer Is So Much Cooler Than Chip ClipsOn the rare occasion that you don't polish off an entire bag of chips immediately after opening them (no judgement here), isn't it horrifying to open a half-eaten bag only to discover the remaining chips are as stale and tasteless as cardboard? This iTouchless Handheld Heat Bag Sealer solves that annoying little problem for you! Don't let those Doritos go stale. They're just too good.
You Can Fix Anything With SugruOkay, seriously though, I'm pretty sure this stuff is literal magic. This Sugru Moldable Glue makes you a DIY champ, since it allows you to fix pretty much everything that needs a little TLC. Is the rubber on your favorite sneakers starting to tear? Did your phone case break? Did your glasses break? This stuff does it all. It's like Silly Putty's actually useful younger brother.
These Simple Terra Cotta Tubes Will Water Your Plants While You're AwayHere's an embarrassing admission that will make you feel a whole lot better about yourself: I've killed every plant I've ever bought. I just can't seem to remember to water them, and they inevitably go from strong and thriving to dry and wilting after just a few hours in my care. These Terracotta Plant Waterers are the easiest way to turn that brown thumb nice and green.
These Big Wool Spheres Will Replace Dryer SheetsStop throwing your money out the window by buying box after box of dryer sheets and endless bottles of fabric softener. These Wool Dryer Balls are one of those products that you'll wonder how you lived without for so many years. Simply throw them in the dryer every time you do a load and enjoy soft, static free clothing load after load. Totally genius, right?
This Simple Silicone Gadget Turns Your Faucet Into A Drinking FountainWhy dirty a glass each time you want a drink when using one of these is 100x more fun? This Dreamfarm Tapi is made from flexible water safe rubber so it fits onto any style of faucet and instantly turns it into a drinking fountain. How fun is that? Plus, it's easy to turn upside down to turn your faucet back to normal. I'm getting thirsty just thinking about it!
You'll Never Suffer From Battery Anxiety Again With One Of These Popular Anker Battery PacksIs there anything more terrifying than driving somewhere you've never been while relying on your GPS and suddenly hear the notification on your phone that it's about to die? This Anker Astro E1 Candy-Bar Sized Ultra Compact Portable Charger makes that nightmare a thing of the past. Not only will it charge your iPhone 7 more than two times, it'll do it at record fast-charging speed. Feel the power.
This Tiny Gadget Lets You Literally Weld And Repair PlasticThis Bondic - Liquid Plastic Welder is one of those products that I love busting out in front of my friends and family members with the sole purpose of showing off. Not only will this little wonder tool weld plastic, it'll repair wood, fabric, and even metal. And it'll fit on your keychain. Stop wasting money by throwing away your broken stuff and fix it instead!
The Mighty Handle Triples Your Lifting PowerWe've all tried to be a One Trip Champion at least once. If you don't know what that is, it's a challenge where you try to carry every grocery bag in from the car without making multiple trips back and forth. This Mighty Handle lets you do that without the horrible red marks up and down your arms. Anything that minimizes my grocery-carrying trips between the car and the house, I'm on board for.
These Moso Purifying Bags Apparently Have Odor-Killing SuperpowersI have a bad habit of wearing shoes with no socks, which you can imagine leaves them smelling fairly horrific. Thousands of reviewers tout the powers of these Moso Natural Air Purifying Bags, specifically highlighting their abilities to freshen truly nasty old shoes, or even drink up the odorrific remnants of spoiled milk inside a minivan. I want one for every room in my house!
These Tiny Silicone Doo-Dads Will Keep Your Glasses OnNo more of that creepy glasses slipped to the tip of your nose-look. It's not a good look, and, more importantly, it's not helpful when you're trying to do something important. These Keepons Superstretch Black Prevent Eyeglass Slipping Anti Slip Anti Slide Eyewear clip right onto your glasses and hook behind your ears so they stay put no matter what. Because few things in life are more irritating that slipping eyewear when you're trying to get work done.
This Set Of Beautifully-Made Nail Clippers May Be The Last You'll Ever NeedBoasting stainless steel construction and razor-sharp cutting edges, these Harperton Nail Clipper Set - Fingernail and Toenail Clippers are built for a lifetime of use. The ergonomic handle makes them easy to hold, and the hand-sharpened blades mean no jagged cuts. Seriously, there's not really anything gimmicky about these clippers. They're just extremely well designed and sturdy enough to last forever. Plus, with over 5,000 positive reviews on Amazon, you're pretty much guaranteed to be pretty darn satisfied.
The Tubshroom Will Catch All The Hair You Shed Before It Clogs Your PipesRemember what I said about my hair constantly falling off and ending up directly in all the drains in my house? I need as many products to help with this annoying problem as I can get, so obviously I own four of these TubShroom The Revolutionary Tub Drain Protector Hair Catcher/Strainer/Snares. This $12 piece of silicone that'll save you hundreds in plumbing bills.
This Tiny Gadget Not Only Charges Your Devices, But Also Adds Bluetooth Functionality To Your CarIf there's one gadget that you NEED in your car at all times, it's this Roav by Anker, SmartCharge F2 Bluetooth Receiver/FM Transmitter/Car Charger with Bluetooth 4.2. It makes sure your devices are always charged when you're on the go AND adds Bluetooth functionality. Oh, and it's also got a built-in car locator, so you'll never lose your car in a parking ramp again.
The Magnogrip Keeps Screws And Nails Right Where You Need ThemMagnets are a wonderful thing. They solve so many of life's annoying problems, and this MagnoGrip 311-090 Magnetic Wristband is no exception. It fits snugly on your wrist for easy access, and the strong built-in magnet holds your stray screws, nails, and any other metal tidbits that you'd rather not have rolling all over your floors. Because you probably know how great it feels to step on one of those things barefoot, right?
This Gak-Like Putty Cleans Every Nook And CrannyRemember Gak, the '90s progenitor of the slime craze? Let me guess: It was your favorite toy, right? You loved putting it in your parents' bed and hear them scream in horror once they discover it? Maybe that was just me. Anyways, it's back! And it's purpose-made for cleaning. Just smush Cyber Clean on any surface you need to clean, and it'll grab hold of every speck of dirt and dust.
These Super-Simple And Wildly Popular Plastic Hooks Add Much-Needed Storage To Your CarMy car is basically a garbage can on wheels. There is so much crap on the floor that I usually don't want my purse anywhere near is, since it's usually sticky and covered with old take out bags. That's why these IPELY Universal Car Vehicle Back Seat Headrest Hanger Holder Hooks are such a game changer. Seriously, why don't these come with all cars already?
The Anker Powerline+ Lightning Cables Are Built For Years Of UseAren't you sick of having to lay on your side in bed to look at your phone while it charges because your cord isn't long enough! Well, now you don't have to! These Anker PowerLine+ Lightning Cables come packaged in their own durable case, allowing you to customize the length of your cord with ease. Plus, these durable cables \ last 6 times longer than traditional cables.
This Anker Mini-USB Cable Is The Most Durable On The MarketI'm pretty sure that most charging cords are designed to break after just a few uses. All of mine are already starting to fray, and I feel like I have to keep buying new ones every single month. These Anker 6ft / 1.8m Nylon Braided Tangle-Free Micro USB Cable with Gold-Plated Connectors, however, are built to last. With reinforced connections and a braided nylon construction, Anker's mini-USB cords will outlast the competition 4-to-1.
This Ultra-Cheap Can Colander Just Makes So Much SenseDraining cans is a big pain in the butt. I can't tell you how many times I've been splashed by gross bean juice while using a regular sized colander. Why can't there just be a smaller colander that fits directly over the can to make the whole process a million times easier?! Oh wait, now there is! This Prepworks by Progressive Can Colander is pretty darn brilliant.
This Popular Gadget Adds A Footrest To Your ShowerI have a stall style shower, and if you've ever tried to shave your legs in a stall style shower, you know full well just how awkward it can be. Yes, all showers should already have footrests built-in. But until that glorious day, the Safe-er-Grip footrest will have to do. It sticks securely on your shower wall so you don't have to worry about slippage, and make your morning routine 10 times easier.
This Incredibly Simple Plastic Cup Adds Inches Of Depth To Your TubWhat's more relaxing than a long soak in a hot, steamy bath? Pretty much nothing. And what's more annoying than not being able to fill your tub up enough due to the overflow drain ruining your zen? Pretty much nothing. But now, there's a solution! Just slip this SlipX Solutions Bottomless Bath Overflow Drain Cover over the overflow drain, and turn your humble home tub into a flirting-with-disaster-deep spa.
These Wildly Popular Baking Mats Will Keep You From Scrubbing Stuck-On MessesWhat if I told you a magical product existed that would make sure you never had to scrub carbonized mess off a baking pan again? And it made your cookies and other baked goodies slide effortlessly off your baking sheet? Well, it does, and it’s called an Artisan Silicone Baking Mat. Not only does this thing make cooking clean up a breeze, it also makes people think I actually know what I'm doing in the kitchen.
This Ultra-Popular Steamer Makes Laborious Ironing A Thing Of The PastOnce relegated to dry-cleaners and high-end hotels, steamers are now smaller and cheaper than ever. Just fire up the PurSteam Elite Powerful 7-1 Clothes/Garment/Fabric Steamer and run it over your clothes and watch the wrinkles fall away. It’s easier than ironing, and cheaper than running the shower on high for an hour. Why iron your clothes when you don't have to? Unless you really like ironing, I would suggest getting this helpful tool instead.