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Spring cleaning is upon us, which means it’s time to get our homes in tip-top shape by cleaning, organizing, and investing in some home improvement items for a few projects. Whether you’re looking to up your home security or repaint your home, there are a bunch of popular home improvement items on Amazon that’ll prove useful.
To help you narrow down your search, we’ve searched high and low through Amazon to find some of the best home improvement items worth adding to cart. From picture hanging strips to a smart thermostat, here are 10 popular home improvement items that people are buying on Amazon right now.
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1. Ring Video Doorbells
A video doorbell is a great way to add an extra layer of security to your home, and the Ring Video Doorbell is one of our favourites. Over 150,000 reviews adore how easy it is to use, providing notifications every time something triggers the built-in motion sensors or whenever someone rings the doorbell.
With a 1080p HD video, you can see, hear, and speak to anyone at your door from any portable device, including your phone, tablet or computer. Plus, it can be paired with certain Alexa-enabled devices to add an extra layer of security.
$100 on Amazon
2. Command Large Picture Hanging Strips
Using these Command Picture Hanging Strips to put up décor is a great way to ensure you don’t lose your security deposit on a rented home or apartment.
They work on any wall surface, ranging from wood to concrete, remove easily and leave zero marks, sticky residue or holes on your wall with removal, which is why they have the stamp of approval from over 100,000 reviews.
$12 on Amazon
3. Tenmiro LED Lights
Hanging up LED strip lights is a fun way to jazz up any bedroom, and more than 57,000 Amazon reviewers love this top-rated set from Tenmiro.
With millions of different color options, you can create your own customized colors or use a music sync function to change color with the rhythm of your favorite song. This set is over 100 feet long, which should be enough to cover your entire bedroom.
Reviewers adore how they can be used to decorate for the holidays or for any space in your home. To apply, simply stick the light strips on a clean, dry surface and plug them in.
$20 on Amazon
4. Augo Magnetic Screen Door
If you’re looking for a temporary outdoor screen, you’ll adore this Augo Magnetic Screen Door. Thanks to magnets that run along the entire length of the screen, it keeps pesky insects out without being too tricky for kids and pets to use to get outdoors.
With a polyester mesh fabric, it’s durable enough to withstand hundreds of uses and circulates water through the lightweight material. To install, clean the surface and stick it to the door frame with the included Velcro strips.
$27 on Amazon
5. Echo Show 8
With over 60,000 reviews and a 4.7-star rating, the Echo Show 8 works well for video calls, home security, and showing your favorite family photos. The Echo Show 8 is our favorite smart display, and the technology partners well with Amazon Echo and other smart home devices, so you can access everything from your Ring doorbell to your streaming devices, like Sling TV.
Plus, it’ll keep you organized with its voice-controlled ability to set timers, update lists and keep track of your calendars.
$110 on Amazon
6. SparkPod Shower Head
This SparkPod Shower Head is a great fix, if you’re looking to amp up your water pressure. The six-inch rain shower head has 90 rubber jets that are low maintenance and easy to clean and it provides a lovely rain shower feel with each use.
This shower head’s simple, modern design goes well with any bathroom, and it has six finishes to match your current bathroom details.
$33 on Amazon
7. myQ Chamberlain Smart Garage Control
If you’re constantly worried about whether or not you left your garage door unlocked, the myQ Smart Garage Control is precisely what you need. In fact, it’s our No. 1 pick for smart garage door openers because it can help you open or close the door from afar, providing an extra security measure for your home.
In addition, it’s relatively simple to install and provides accurate notifications of when the door opens or closes.
$29 on Amazon
8. Gauze Smart Plug
Those guilty of leaving hot tools or other appliances plugged into the wall will appreciate a smart plug. Thanks to the brilliant Kasa app, you can turn electronics off and on from anywhere using the Kasa Smart Plug.
This remote controlled plug sets up easily, has voice-control and you can schedule it to automatically turn on or off. You won’t regret the convenience of this smart plug, which is why it has over 80,000 reviews and a 4.6-star rating.
$20 on Amazon
9. Google Nest Learning Thermostat
When it comes to finding great home devices, few have the potential to impact your home the same way our favorite smart thermostat does. With the ability to remotely control the temperature, the Nest Learning Thermostat (third-gen) can keep your home on a schedule and adjust the temperature after you leave. The Nest smart thermostat is easy to set up, has intuitive controls and can help save energy in your home.
$190 on Amazon
10. ScotchBlue Original Multi-surface Painter’s Tape
Before any home painting project, it’s imperative to purchase some proper painter’s tape. The ScotchBlue Original Multi-surface Painter’s Tape is the best.
With over 20,000 Amazon reviews, Reviewers say that it removes easily from all surfaces—without leaving any sticky residue behind—and can be used on both indoor and outdoor spaces.
With two width options, it keeps your paint lines clean while protecting your trim, baseboard, tiles and more from potential paint mishaps.
$5 on Amazon
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