Gadgets should make your life easier but so many of them just end up gathering dust. The cool home gadgets in this list, however, will be used over and over again, and are perfect for every techie person and Smart house aficionado. Whether you are looking for safety devices, cooking gizmos, or items that just lend a helping hand, the gadgets we’ve included here are exactly what every home needs.
Revol Dog Crate
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Keep dogs safe and secure with the Revol Dog Crate. Inspired by the baby industry, this crate has been designed with safety and comfort in mind, and is easily assembled/collapsed with one hand. The puppy divider and top hatch are standard, and the removable tray makes it easy to clean.
Aura Digital Frames
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Aura digital frames will change photo sharing forever. No matter how far away a loved one is, you can send a photograph from your phone to their frame instantly, and by swiping across the top, they can also scroll through every picture so they can have an ever-changing display.
Click & Grow Smart Indoor Gardening
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Perfect for those who don’t have a yard, the Click & Grow Smart Garden will provide an abundance of your choice of over 45 fresh fruits, vegetables, and herbs all year long. Simply pop in the pods, water, switch on, and enjoy the benefits that home grown produce can bring.
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Ideal for those with growing families, or for fitting in extra guests at Thanksgiving and Christmas, the Transformer table is a genius idea. Expandable to seat up to 12 people, the locally sourced hardwood table grows and shrinks according to how many extra panels you add or take away.
Force of Nature Natural Cleaning Gadget
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If you’re worried about the threat of viruses and germs in the home, but don’t want to use potentially toxic chemicals, Force of Nature is for you. Using tap water, salt, and vinegar, the system electrolyzes the mixture which turns it into a cleaner that’s approved for use against SARS-CoV-2.
Gravity Cooling Blanket
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Gravity blankets have been around for a while now, and they are awesome at giving comfort and even relieving stress. The problem is, in the summer months, they can make you too hot. This cooling blanket uses the same technology along with moisture-wicking fabric to makes snoozing sweat-free.
Walabot DIY Visual Stud Finder
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DIY can come with a raft of hazards, like drilling or hammering into a wall and hitting a pipe or electrical wire. The Walabot Stud Finder solves that issue by allowing users to see right inside the wall to locate these and other perils, and even check for rodents.
SmartDesk Standing Desk
The health benefits of standing at your desk rather than sitting are numerous, including lowered blood pressure, improved heart health, and a reduction in back pain. The SmartDesk Premium 2 is height adjustable at the touch of a button, allowing a smooth transition from sitting to standing and vice versa.
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Imagine the space you could free up by replacing most of your cookware with just one pan. The Always pan does the job of a non-stick frying pan, sauté pan, steamer, skillet, and more, and even incorporates a handy integrated spoon rest to keep countertops clean and tidy.
Snooz Crate Pad
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Made without the use of ozone-depleters or formaldehyde, the Snooz Crate Pad makes the perfect bed for any small or medium-sized dog. Available in gray or cobalt blue, this memory foam bed is water and tear-resistant, and perfect for use inside a crate or out on the floor.
Hydros Water Filter Pitcher
This 64oz pitcher will make an attractive addition to any kitchen. Available in 4 different colors, the pitcher comes with a 100% coconut shell carbon filter that can clean water of over 90% of Chlorine and 99% of Sediment in just one minute.
TUSHY Bidet Seat
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Turn any standard toilet into a bidet with the Tushy Classic. Easy to fit with no electricity or plumbing needed, the Tushy can be adjusted via the dial on the side to direct the water where you need it the most, making it the perfect home gadget for the whole family.
Indoor rowing will never be boring again thanks to the Hydrow rowing machine. With a choice of destinations, this machine is as close to the water as you can get without leaving your home while you experience computer-controlled resistance, smooth gliding, and even the sights and sounds of the river.
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Capable of cutting up to 20 feet at a time, the Cricut Joy can be used to make labels, vinyl stickers, wall decals, banners, and pretty much any other writing and cutting task you need. With hundreds of free designs available, there’s also an optional monthly subscription for even more content.
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Tile Mates are a must-have gadget for anyone who misplaces things on a regular basis. They can be easily attached to essential items and then traced using the phone app if they every go astray. Perfect for wallets, keys, and even that toy your child can’t sleep without.
Alen BreatheSmart FLEX HEPA Air Purifier
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Clear the air the Alen way with one of these brilliant air purifiers. Useful for any room in the house, the Alen is especially useful in the bedroom as it can clear 99.97% of dust, allergens, and other contaminants while emitting a soothing pink noise for 25% better sleep.
Campfires are wonderfully atmospheric but the smoke can really get in your eyes. This Biolite Fire Pit runs on a USB rechargeable battery pack, giving all the fun of the flames without the chocking smoke, and can also be converted to a hibachi grill by using charcoal instead of wood.
One of the best home gadgets for those who are trying to eat healthily is the NutriBullet Pro. Small in size but big in power, this easy-to-clean blender can create smoothies in less than 60 seconds, while the Nutrient Extraction blades ensure that every smidgen of goodness is utilized.
Roomba 600 Robot Vacuum
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If vacuuming is your idea of hell, imagine being able to set the cleaner to work and sit back while it does its thing. The Roomba can be set via your smartphone app to clean up to 7X per week, and will loosen, lift, and suction dirt right to the edge.
X-Sense Smoke Detectors
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Make sure the family is doubly protected with a combination smoke and CO alarm. Silent and deadly, carbon monoxide poisoning can be fatal and these alarms will not only alert the household to its presence, but will also sound at the first detection of smoke and fire.
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An essential gadget in any sporty home, the Theragun Prime is the ultimate in deep muscle treatment. Incredibly quiet and ergonomically shaped, this percussive device can reach 60% deeper than other muscle massagers for speedy relief from muscular aches and pains. Dampener attachment included for tender or bony areas.
Pluto Pillow Personalized Pillow
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You can’t put a price on a good night’s sleep, but you can design one with the Pluto Personalized Pillow. By supplying a few answers to questions posed, Pluto’s algorithms get to work on creating the perfect pillow that has been designed just for you – with 100 risk-free nights included.
HomeSoap Disinfecting Device
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It’s becoming more and more important to sanitize our belongings to make sure they’re safe to use. HomeSoap is a bigger version of the popular phone sanitizing unit, designed to safely clean tablets, books, remote controls, toys, and even gaming devices using UV-C lights to kill bacteria, viruses, and germs.
BISSELL Pet Stain Eraser Portable Carpet Cleaners
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Shampooing carpets is super satisfying, but it can take so long to dry. Bissell’s Hydrowave features an extra-large brush roll to lift and remove dirt, allergens, and bacteria, and takes just 30 minutes to dry, meaning sparkling carpets can be had while you relax with a cup of coffee.
The 20W LED grow light in this indoor planter allows herbs, flowers, and veggies to grow up to five times faster than they would in a traditional garden. With room to grow up to 6 different plants at a time, the integral timer provides the optimum lighting conditions for perfect growth.
rockaRoo Baby Rocker
Mimicking the motion of a calming rocking chair, the RockaRoo will soothe babies to sleep when Mom and Dad’s hands are full. Only 1/3rd of the size of a traditional rocker, this one has five speed options and can be connected to an MP3 device for your baby’s favorite sounds.
The Floyd Shelving System
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The Floyd Shelving System allows you to create the perfect unit for your home, either straightaway or by expanding on it in the future. Modern and stylish in design, once a base unit has been chosen it can be extended with any number of additional units to suit your needs.
Jackery Explorer 240 Portable Power Station
Run radios, fans, or small appliances with the Explorer 240 Portable Power Station. With 2 USB ports, AC outlet, and 12V car output, this power pack can be charged in one of three ways. Perfect for charging phones and other devices, it’s ideal whether travelling or using in case of emergencies.
Bearaby Cotton Napper Weighted Blanket
Few things are as cozy as a chunky knitted blanket, and this one comes with added comfort included. Available in three different weights which are chosen according to your sleep patterns, this soft and snuggly throw mimics a comforting hug to soothe and send you to sleep.
Ecosleep Hybrid Mattress
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Make sure you always have the perfect firmness to your mattress whenever you go to bed with the EcoSleep Hybrid by Brooklyn Bedding. With a medium firmness on one side, and a firmer surface on the other, this risk-free mattress is made using responsibly sourced and organic cottons and wools.
Caraway Cookware Set
Teflon-free and suitable for induction, gas, and electric hobs, this beautiful cookware set means you can cook free of heavy metals and chemicals thanks to the non-stick ceramic coating and aluminum core. With five colors to choose from, the set includes three pans and an invaluable 6.5 qts Dutch oven.
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Make sure the air around you is as pure and clean as can be with the Dyson Pure Humidify and Cool. A combined fan, purifier, and humidifier in one, this machine traps particles, gases, and 99.97% of allergens, and introduces a literal breath of fresh air into the surrounding room.
Groov Crate Training Aid
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Dogs lick to calm themselves and reduce anxiety, and if you are introducing your pup to a crate for the first time, this Groov Training Aid will come in handy. Suitable for most wire crates, this cool gadget can be spread with peanut butter or frozen to make a cooling popsicle.
SodaStream One Touch Sparkling Water Maker
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Add bubbles to tap water in just 3 second with Soda Stream’s One Touch Electric. Offering 3 levels of carbonation, this handy home gadget will give you plain sparkling water, or you can add any one of dozens of different flavors to create a delicious soft drink or cocktail.
Yellow Leaf Signature Hammock
Even in the comfort of your own home there’s nothing quite as relaxing as swaying gently in a hammock. Created using weather-safe materials, the take-anywhere hammock comes in two different sizes to accommodate up to 550lbs, and can be hung from trees, beams, or on any compatible stand.
Omigo Bidet Heated Toilet Seat
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Tailor-made luxury is yours without the need for a plumber or electrician thanks to the Omigo Bidet Heated Toilet Seat. Used in place of a regular toilet seat, this one comes with a remote control to provide custom washing and drying with a choice of temperature, pressure, and spray width.
Vitamix Smart Blenders
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The Vitamix SmartSystem Blender uses incredible Self-Detect Technology to automatically recognize which attachment is being used, and adjusting its settings accordingly. Amazing to use as it is, you can also download the app for access to more than 500 recipes and 17 specialist programs.
Big Blanket Original Stretch Blanket
Nobody will be left out in the cold with this mahoosive Original Stretch Blanket. Measuring a whopping 10’ x 10’, this comfy throw comes in a range of colors and designs, and is made with a special temperature regulating fabric so you can all stay cozy but cool.
Thermacell Halo Mosquito Repeller
Nothing can ruin an occasion quite like the annoying buzz of mosquitos, not to mention the pain of a bite. Send them packing with the Halo Mosquito Repeller, which creates a 15 foot exclusion zone around the device without the need for sprays, scents, or DEET.
Keep sheets wrinkle-free and looking neat with the clever Bed Scrunchie. Easy to attach, the scrunchies can be passed under the mattress without the need for back-breaking lifting, and can be adjusted to suit both the sheet type and personal preference.
Store It Cabinet Caddy
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Those small jars of pickles and spices waste so much space in the cabinets, but there is a solution. The Cabinet Caddy is a pull-out organizer that doubles the shelf space by having two decks, and rotates to provide access to all sides. Suitable for most cabinets.
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