31 Home Essentials From Walmart

“Home is wherever I’m with you.” –You to your new air fryer.

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A five-piece set of airtight food containers because you’ve got six open boxes of rotini taking up way too much space in your pantry. Trust me, there’s an easier (and more streamlined) way.


These come with sticker labels and an erasable pen!

Promising review: “I like the variety of sizes that it comes in. I’m able to better organize my pantry with these and also keep things fresher for longer with the airtight seal on top. The design is simple but stylish. The clear storage containers make it easy to see what’s in there without having to open them up.” —Olivia

Price: $29.95


A single-serve Nutri Ninja Blender for all your smoothie, soup, and frosé delights. It has no problems crushing ice, incorporating peanut butter, or smoothing out fine seeds!


Promising review: “I gave been using this product for about two weeks now, and it is fun and super easy to use! You can really get creative with it, especially since it comes with 31 recipes (and there’s more on their website). So I would recommend this if you are looking for a good, healthy, fun way to eat better.” —BattleScarred

Price: $49.95


An all-natural lavender room freshener that’ll help give your entire home — from your bathroom to your pillows — the refreshing spa-like feel you deserve. Because it’s made using essential oil concentrate, all you need is one spray!

Walmart/Joe Glyda, Walmart

Promising review: “This air freshener is unlike no other. It’s in a league of its own! It’s a bit pricier than the average over-the-counter air freshener, but it’s well worth it. The can seems to last a long long time too! Highly recommend.” —Chica

Price: $14.53


A stainless-steel kitchen sink organizer so you never lose your sponge at the bottom of the sink under a stack of dirty dishes…that you can’t clean…because your sponge is…well, you get it.


You can hang it from the side of your double sink OR mount it to the wall with a suction cup OR just let it stand on the counter.

Price: $14.98


A foldable silicone drying rack if you don’t have the counter space for a more permanent drying space. Just roll this open on top of your sink for a customizable dish-washing experience.


Promising review: “Super helpful for my pots and pans which won’t fit on my dish rack. It’s easy to put freshly-washed fruit there as well to leave to dry. Overall, such a good purchase.” —Lauren

Price: $15


Grandma’s Secret Spot Remover — easily remove stains with this nontoxic formula. Simply apply a drop and wait for the magic to happen. Because no grass, blood, coffee, rust, or ink formed against your white couch shall prosper!


Promising review: “Love this stain remover. I have been using it for about two years now and it is a good value for the money with little to no waste; with this type applicator you can get the product exactly where you want it. This product has worked better for me than Shout or OxiClean.” —Elizabeth

Price: $2.94


A stainless-steel TubShroom because no one wants to have to pull a glob of hair out of their drain that’s so big it looks like a catatonic possum.


Promising review: “I have long thick hair and my shower drain was clogging up all the time. I took out the existing drain and popped this in, which was super easy. It totally catches so much hair and gunk (gross), but my drain hasn’t clogged since.” —Abby

Price: $14.99


A 6-piece, 100% Turkish cotton towel set as absorbent as it is fast-drying. No one will blame you for staying wrapped in this plush towel for hours post-shower.


Promising review: “This set is absolutely fabulous. It screams luxury and high-quality. It’s made very well, is soft, thick, and dries your body efficiently without getting too weighed down. And it dries quickly on the towel rack, too. It washes up nicely and keeps its rich color.” —Ehekebers

Price: $34.39+ (available in four colors)


A bottle of citrus Poo-Pourri toilet spray so when you do your business, it stays *your* business. Just spray into the bowl a few times before you poo, and leave the bathroom smelling like a spa since Poo-Pourri is actually made of essential oils!

Walmart/Aubree Edwards

Promising review: “This stuff is a lifesaver in my household. Our bathroom is right by our living room, and it would always smell so bad when people came over and went to the bathroom. You just need one or two sprays of this in the toilet before you go. A game-changer. And it smells good while you are going. Go make your poo smell good.” —courtneya19

Price: $14.99


An over-the-door laundry bag for easy hamper access that doesn’t take up floor space. And that means fewer of your dirty ensembles end up on chairs so you can actually use them for sitting.


Promising review: “For years I had a floor hamper, but my house is so small that I need every possible inch I can have. So I finally came across this over-the-door hamper and wow! It’s saved me so much space! No more dirty laundry on the floor! I love it!” —Mely

Price: $13.27


A pack of two kitchen sink drain covers with a stainless-steel rim and invertible silicone strainer, because it is possible to avoid clogging your drain with leftover bits of food cleaned off pots and plates.


Promising review: “It keeps the wrong stuff from falling in my disposal, and it’s easy to clean. It doesn’t rust like the mesh one I had before. It looks and works great.” —LReed

Price: $8.99


A stainless-steel, motion sensor trash can capable of holding up to 13 gallons of icky gross stuffs. Just wave your hand above the sensor for easy (and clean) trash deposits.


Promising review: “I never saw the appeal to these. And then I got COVID and pneumonia and was constantly bleaching and Lysol-ing everything I touched. I saw this on sale and figured why not. I love this!! To not have to touch the trash can is so great. It stays cleaner.” —Walmart Customer

Price: $39.98 (available in four colors)


A charming tabletop mail organizer to help you sort your bills from your pen-pal letters. With five sections and a drawer, you’ll be able to stay on top of your correspondences.


Promising review: “OMG this is so beautiful! I absolutely love it on my desk. And it holds more than I thought it would.” —Shavonna

Price: $19.99 (originally $28.99)


A set of six colorful bag clips so you can keep your food fresh. No more rolling up half-empty bags of chips just to reach in later and grab an uncrispy crisp.


Promising review: “You can’t go wrong with these clips! First of all, they are so colorful, which makes everything more fun! They work great for keeping bags closed, but they also have a magnet on the back so they’re perfect for hanging my daughter’s artwork on the fridge! ” —lost22

Price: $5.97


A windproof rechargeable lighter for all your candle, grill, and joint lighting needs. It has a flexible neck so you don’t have to contort your arm into strange shapes to get faraway wicks lit.


Promising review: “This is eco-friendly and very safe. And I love that I can recharge it and not have to worry about refills of harmful chemicals.” —Valerie

Price: $19.99


A 12-outlet surge protector with two USB ports because you shouldn’t have to choose between keeping your laptop, phone, Echo, electric toothbrush (why is that in your living room btw?), or cordless vacuum alive. That’s just inhumane.


Promising review: “Honestly, this is a lifesaver because I have a lot of cords next to my bed. I didn’t know you could fit so many outlets on one hub, but now I finally have a place for everything. Great way to plug in my lights and gadgets but also charge my phone and iPad.” —AllyH

Price: $19.99 (available in black and white)


A 2-inch gel-infused mattress topper if you’ve been waiting to melt into the best sleep of your life. Its memory foam construction will give you breathable comfort.


Promising review: “My bed finally feels comfortable now. Before I purchased this topper, I could feel the springs from my original mattress. This topper will work until I purchase a new mattress. But for the price of this topper (and the comfort it gives me), it might take me some time to purchase a mattress. I am very happy for now.” —Hbgwoman

Price: $39 (originally $43.90; available in sizes twin-king)


Four reusable stainless-steel straws that’ll honor your desire to be eco-friendly without being sabotaged by paper straws sure to just dissolve in your homemade iced coffee.


Promising review: “We love using reusable straws at home. The silicone tips on these straws are awesome. They keep hot drinks from overheating the straw so our lips don’t burn. Same with the cold! These have been great and I recommend them to anyone wanting to get reusable straws!” —JojoNichole8

Price: $2.74


A handheld garment steamer so you’re not walking into important meetings just completely draped in wrinkles. It’s also travel-safe!


Promising review: “This portable steamer makes ironing so easy and practical for today’s lifestyle. I am not a fan of ironing but I need it for work. I found this steamer very useful. The tank is well-sealed so there are no leaks. Also, it has an attachment in case you need to travel so you can attach a regular water bottle to it instead of bringing the tank with you. It produces very hot steam that removes wrinkles from the clothes and it is affordable.” —Nat

Price: $36.89


A digital air fryer because there really is no need for hot, bubbling oil to fry your food. There are six presets, so the perfect french fry is a mere push of a button away. Plus, no oil means you’re cooking with less fat. Win win!


Promising review: “This air fryer is so helpful. I can fix potatoes and chicken together and have a meal in no time. I can also put a slice of frozen pizza in it and it’ll be done before I know it!” —Meaner

Price: $69.99 (originally $129.39)


An extra-deep electric skillet with a nonstick surface that can handle stews, grills, roasts, and more. From breakfast to dinner, let this do all the work so you don’t have to.


Promising review: “This 12-inch skillet is absolutely amazing! It’s very deep and holds a lot of food, and the nonstick surface works wonderfully. None of my food ever sticks while cooking. The temperature is accurate and cooks evenly. I cooked eggs and sausage in it and they turned out delicious! I’ve also prepared several different skillet meals in this and I’m very impressed! I’m especially excited for the holidays coming up to use this skillet as it will be very handy. Also, cleaning this is a breeze and it’s not too big, so it stores away easy for its next use. Really love this skillet. It’s become one of my favorite kitchen appliances.” —Elwood76

Price: $49.89


A pack of hypoallergenic wipes perfect for staying fresh no matter the weather, the time of month, or the indoor workout! You might also wanna keep a pack in the bathroom for…reasons.


These wipes are biodegradable and flushable!

Promising review: “These are double the size of regular wipes and have a really nice, fresh fragrance. My new favorite. I never want to run out.” —Longhair Girl

Price: $14.29


An Energy Star-certified air purifier whose carbon filter and HEPASilent™ filtration technology will help get rid of any smoke, odors, dust, mites, allergens, or mold hanging around in your air.


Promising review: “Our three Blueair air purifiers cleared our San Francisco home of hazardous-quality air blown south from catastrophic Napa-Sonoma wildfires. Since then, our air quality has been so good. We have them running day and night, and we even notice that cooking odors are gone!” —Bay Area 211 Lover

Price: $299.99


A pair of boot storage bags so they don’t collect dust stuffed under your bed or become a tripping hazard during sandal season.


Price: $12.49+ (available in two colors and three sizes)


A heavy-duty pan organizer because your cast iron skillet needs a little more attention than the light layer of oil you’ve rubbed in it. Capable of holding up to five pans, this guarantees more cooking space for you!


Promising review: “YES!! I use cast iron everyday and they take up a lot of cupboard space. This is heavy enough to hold even my largest fry pans safely. I’m a big fan and I highly recommend!!! ” —WalmartCustomer

Price: $22.99 (originally $49.99)


A 16-piece matte black stoneware set with a trendy lipped rim design so your spaghetti doesn’t go noodling off. These solid, earthy pieces will make every dinner feel like a night out at your fave fusion spot.


Promising review: “This is a uniquely-designed, durable set. It’s even dishwasher and microwave-safe. I absolutely adore the style and color of this set. Definitely a recommend!” —Bryana

Price: $59.99+ (available in two set sizes and three colors)


An under-the-bed storage bag — hide clothing that is no longer seasonally appropriate or just taking up waaaay too much space in your closet as we approach warmer days. Or hide away the laundry you’ve been meaning to do for a while!


Promising review: “I LOVE THESE! I’ve already purchased three! My bed is sort of low to the ground, but they still slide under the bed nicely. The clear zipper cover keeps the dust out nicely and makes it easy to see what is stored in there as I slide them out! Wish I could give them more stars honestly!” —DonnaMarie

Price: $19.71


A two-wick candle will freshen up your home with its blended scent of fern and citrus.


Promising review: “Stinks up my whole house (in the best way possible)!” —Lindsey

Price: $9.87 (also available in eight other scents)


A touchless foaming soap dispenser so there’s one less place to transfer germs to. Its soap reservoir has enough for up to 600 washes!


Promising review: “One of the coolest soap dispensers ever. The tech is very good; it correctly senses the palm and dispenses the soap quickly. And it’s easy to pour soap in. The quantity of soap dispenses is very good/as recommended by experts and very much required during this time. Being a doctor, I need to wash my hands more often and I would definitely recommend this product. And it has a nice sleek designed look, too. Win win, especially for the cost. Well done.” —Eks

Price: $18.99


An ergonomic utility knife if you wanna stop ruining the foil cutter on your wine opener by using it to open boxes…or is that just me? You’ll also get a pouch full of replacement razors. Boxes, stubborn plastics, and thick ropes/twine don’t stand a chance!


Promising review: “This is a great utility knife. I really like being able to fold it for easier carrying especially in a pocket or tool box. And it’s easy to open, just push the black button and you’re good to go. It comes with 10 blades in a pop-up safety container, and changing a blade out is also simple. Plus, there’s a handy belt loop on the back too.” —MustLoveDogs

Price: $8.97 (originally $12)


A soft and breathable duvet cover set with cute pompom tassels so you’ll have no trouble snuggling up under your covers for your Netflix binge. This whimsical set is both warm and lightweight, so it’s perfect for all seasons!


This set includes the duvet cover and one or two pillowcases, depending on the size.

Promising review: “This duvet cover is beautiful and soft. I’ve had mine for about three months and couldn’t be happier.” —hrmmommy

Price: $28.99+ (originally $57.99+; available in sizes twin-king and in six colors)

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