26 "Boring" Home Essentials You Need to Shop to Impress Your Holiday Guests

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Viviana Duron

There are some things in life that we just have to spend our money on. They're not always the coolest or aesthetically pleasing, but they're a necessary part of our daily lives. Yes, we're talking about home essentials also known as the laundry bag, dish rack, pot brush, and toilet brush holder. How many times have you handed over your hard-earned cash to purchase a cheap plastic dustpan and brush or trash can that inevitably doesn't last very long because it's lacking in quality and it doesn't look very nice either? 

We've all been there, but I'm here to tell you that it doesn't have to be that way. I'll even go as far to say that you can enjoy parting with your money when shopping these "boring" home essentials. Yes, really. Sure, these chic options cost a little more than the 99-cent store, but you'll be proud to have them on display, and it'll actually make those necessary activities like cleaning fun. Read on to see our top 26 home essentials you can shop now to impress your holiday guests.