9+ Cleverly Designed Products That Helped Us Solve Annoying Problems

Don't you just love it when a product comes along and seemingly solves that one annoying problem that's been bothering you forever? It's like the inventor read our minds and knew exactly what we needed.

Take a look at these cleverly designed products. Honestly, they solved problems I never even thought about before.

Cable labels.

Boy, this is going to save you so much frustration the next time you need to move any of these cables. Pick up some cable labels, spend an hour labelling them all, and never worry again.

Get some on Amazon for $12.99.

A magnetic paper towel roll.

Um, hello, game-changing product. This magnetic paper towel holder is sturdy and will keep your roll mounted wherever you want it. I need one of these.

Get it on Amazon for $15.59.

Goodbye, annoying sheet sliding.

I am so excited to never have to shove my hand down the side of my bed to shove the sheet back under the corners.

Get this wrap-around bed sheet holder at The Grommet for $34.95.

A portable, emergency charger for your phone.

Now, this is a keychain that everyone truly needs. This emergency phone charger keychain can be purchased with three different plug-ins (lightning, USB-C, and micro-USB).

Get it at The Grommet for $29.95.

A bamboo burner and sink cover.

Sometimes, a stovetop or a sink can seem like wasted space — especially when you're in desperate need of a place to chop things. Pop one of these on your counter and never worry about it again!

Get it on Amazon for $24.75.

This K-Cup holder will prevent you from ever having drawer clutter again.

Well, K-cup related drawer clutter, anyway. This holder attaches to the side of your Keurig with adhesive pads and can hold 5 cups each!

Get it at The Grommet for $12.95.

A drain-cleaning kit (with replacement parts!).

This disposable drain cleaner will snake down your drain and clean out whatever clog you throw at it. You can then replace it with a new one!

Get the kit at The Grommet.

You won't have to pour grease into aluminum cans anymore!

This is the perfect way to find an eco-friendly solution to not pouring grease straight down your drain (please don't ever do that). Pop this in the freezer to cut down on mess!

Get it at the Grommet for $15.

This handy sink strainer.

For those of us who don't have garbage disposals in their sinks, things like this are total game-changers. This plastic and rubber stopper comes in a pack of two and is easy to clean!

Get a set at The Grommet for $13.95.

These airtight containers are a must for your pantry.

So, I have these. I would die for these things. They're so handy, they really are airtight, and they really help those of us who have very scattered brains and can't handle the sheer color overload of food packaging!

Get some on Amazon for $29.

This no-flame electrical lighter.

No flame, no oil, no mess. And less danger! This USB-rechargeable electric lighter creates an electrical arc to light a candle or lamp. Neat!

Get it at The Grommet for $17.95.

Silicone stretch lids!

Because we are so far past using plastic tupperware. Instead, let's use silicone stretch lids that can fit any size container you put them on!

Get a set of 5 at The Grommet for $13.95.

Goodbye, vaguely sticky laundry area.

Sometimes, it's the little things that save our sanity. This genius attachment for liquid detergent catches any stray drips and cuts down on detergent waste! And stickiness. Ew.

Get it at The Grommet for $10.


RED ALERT. This is the most important product I've ever seen. It sits on the arm of your couch and holds your beverage for you! Also, no worries, it's weighted!

Get it at The Grommet for $19.95.

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