10 Items You Should be Buying Online
Are you super pumped about wiling away hours at the grocery store this weekend, replenishing your pantry with all the necessities you need to keep your home moving forward? Of course you’re not. No one actually enjoys going to the store for the basics. Fortunately, you can cut down on your shopping time and save money by buying the not-so-fun items online. Save the post-work shopping trips for something fun.
If you’re new to online buying, here’s a list of basic items that every home needs and that you should absolutely be buying online. Most of these items you can get on Amazon Pantry, Walgreens.com or Walmart.com. Take your pick, they all offer free shipping, good brands, and low prices.
No matter what brand of detergent you rely on, there are two things you can be confident in. First, you’re always going to need more. Second, it’s much cheaper online.
Keep your pesky hair at bay with any of an incredible assortment of razor blades available online.
Whether you need a 13-gallon bag or a 30-gallon bag, plain white or contractor, online proprietors sell trash bags cheaper and in higher quantity than most brick-and-mortar shop. We recently got an 80-pack for less than $10 on Amazon. Score!
Whether they’re powering your smoke detector, your TV remote, or your favorite new toy, it always seems like there’s never enough batteries around when you need them. That problem is easily solved when you plan ahead by ordering a big pack of batteries in an online store.
New parents may just find this one a real God send. Why make dozens (and dozens) of trips to the store when you can have diapers delivered to your front door at regular intervals? You can get them by the handful or the ton, and most online stores offer a wide variety of options designed to suit kids of every shape, size, and stage of development.
All the Snacks
Just imagine a snack you want, and it can be mailed to you, whether it’s available in your local grocery store or not. There’s no end to the possibility when you shop with your mouse and not your legs.
What’s the worst part about pet ownership? Trying to squeeze a forty pound bag of kibble onto the lower rung of a shopping cart with only two mobile wheels. That nightmare can be a thing of the past with some careful online shopping.
From pens to folders to paper to tape, online shops provide pretty much anything you could think of to keep your office (or your kid’s backpack) fully stocked.
Any online store will gladly deliver any and all kinds of soda you could possibly dream of (seriously, you can even get Surge Cola). Probably best not to drink it right after delivery, though, unless you like soda in the face.
Herbs and Spices
It’s never a bad idea to keep your spice rack fully stocked, and an online shop can help you keep it that way for pennies on the dollar.
Don’t run out of toilet paper! Buy a massive package online and opt for on automatic shipments.
Before you shop for the above items, check out Shopathome.com’s coupon section. You can score some even sweeter deals or get cash back when you create an account.