Every now and again we need to treat ourselves and buy things that we enjoy and that make our lives easier. If you are thinking about making some new purchases, then look no further as this article will go through 5 amazing and practical items that you will absolutely love having in your home. You might even start to wonder how you ever go by without them!
A Wireless Home Security System
Getting a wireless home security system is an excellent investment for several reasons. Firstly, CCTV is an active deterrent to criminals operating in your area. Secondly, if something does happen in your home or outside of it, you will have video evidence to provide the police with. If you have vulnerable family members, then you can install a security system for their house and have it synced up to your phone. So you will know instantly if anything suspicious should happen. That reason alone is enough to convince people to opt for a wireless security system as it helps them sleep at night knowing that their loved ones are that little bit safer.
The better cameras are the ones that are weatherproof and offer clear night vision streaming. Additionally, the battery is likely to last up to 365 days or more depending on what system you opt for.
Mounted Outdoor Letter Box
A mounted outdoor letterbox will save you and the postman a lot of hassle. Too often letters get shoved through a letterbox leaving them damaged and crinkled for when you find them. By opting for an outdoor letter box your letters will be more secure and the postman will not have to knock on your door for larger letters. To see how it all works, visit iloveparcels.com/letterboxes for more information. It is worth noting that these outdoor letter boxes are made of strong metal so that they cannot be torn off the wall, so you do not need to worry about someone stealing your mail. Additionally, they are water and weather resistant so you don’t need to worry about the rain ruining your mail.
A handheld steamer is an absolute game-changer. Getting creases in your clothes is inevitable, but sometimes you might be in a rush and don’t have the time to whack out the ironing board and such. That is where the steamer comes in, it takes about 30 seconds to heat up (well the good models do at least) and is safe to use on almost every fabric. So next time you are late meeting your friends for a night out, fear not as you can put your steamer to the test and get rid of creases and wrinkles in no time at all.
All-Purpose Magnet Clips
Owning magnet clips may seem like a trivial item and not something that can be classed as amazing and practical, however, anyone who thinks that is yet to experience the joy that they have to bring. The clips keep food fresher for longer, so never again will you have to bite into a stale chip. It also works well for clipping coffee, frozen foods, flours, sugar, oats and more. We have all been there when we have reached high for the flour and it gets knocked down and suddenly the floor looks like it’s been hit by a snowstorm. With a magnetic clip, that will never happen to you again. Plus, another perk of these clips is that they are multiple purposes, meaning you can use them to hang up notes, clothes, dish towels and more. For something so small and so cheap you’d be mad not to get them.
Over Door Mesh Organiser
If you and the people you live with, whether that is friends, families or partners find yourself with a clutter of shoes building up by the front door, then the over door mesh organiser is the thing for you. You conveniently hang it over the back of the door and it has pockets all the way down for you to neatly store pairs of shoes. It frees up a lot of floor space and it is easy to access. Again this is a very affordable item that is functional and fun! What’s more, the mesh organiser does not need to be used solely for shoes, but it can also be used for storing toiletries, socks, cables, snacks and more.
So there you have it, five amazing and practical items that you will love having in your home. After all, there is nothing cooler than an item being both functional and fun.