Solve home issues on Day 5 of Amazon's 12 Days of Deals

Who doesn’t like receiving something elegant, cozy, or useful for their home as a gift? The fifth day of Amazon’s 12 Days of Deals is your chance to purchase all kinds of home gifts (or treats for yourself).

Think decor, kitchen appliances, smart home gadgets, even home-office supplies. If you’re at a loss for what to gift someone in your family, Amazon’s home department can be a great place to start.

But before you start adding to you cart, take a look at this list of the best home gifts and special discounts to look out for on Day 5.

ZonLi Weighted Blanket

Give the gift of a great night’s sleep with a weighted blanket. Weighted blankets contain small glass beads hidden within soft padding, which simulates the feeling of being hugged. Breathable cotton material allows optimum temperature control so you’re never too hot or too cold. It’s also great for snuggling up on the sofa with a movie or a good book, making it a treat for any homebody, bookworm, or late-sleeper.

iRobot Roomba 960 Robot Vacuum

The Roomba iRobot is a leader in automatic vacuums (and home gifts) for good reason. Let’s be honest — no one likes house cleaning. This powerful tool does all the work for you. It comes with WiFi connection, smart navigation, and a three-stage cleaning system to relieve anyone with a busy schedule that may not allow ample tidying time. It’s sure to be a much-appreciated (and frequently used) gift.

Editor's note: The Roomba 960 is 21% off right now at $550.

Pix-Star 10.4 Inch WiFi Cloud Digital Photo Frame

With a WiFi-cloud connected digital photo frame, preserving and enjoying memories has never been simpler. Instead of printing out photos, searching for the right-sized frame, and hanging it up on the wall, the digital photo frame displays photos directly from your cloud storage for free. It’s ideal for older friends and family members who appreciate thoughtful gifts that require minimal effort to assemble and maintain.

Rowenta 1700-Watt Micro Steam Iron

Rowenta makes one of the most popular steam irons on the market, which doubles as a fantastic gift. Busy professionals who often need to iron their work clothing will love its efficiency as much as anyone doing laundry or house cleaning will appreciate its versatility across any fabric.

Editor's note: This steam iron is 57% off today at $50.

Brother Computerized Sewing and Quilting Machine

A sewing machine from Brother will make any craft lover’s Christmas. It’s a combination quilting and sewing machine that comes with a 25-year warranty, making it one of the most durable and reliable models out there. If you know someone who loves to sew, mend, or dabbles in making things, this sewing machine could potentially be life-changing.

Editor's note: This sewing machine is 17% off today at $157.

Honeywell Cool Moisture Console Humidifier

With benefits like air cooling, purifying, and sleep aid — who wouldn’t love a humidifier as a gift? The Honeywell cool moisture console humidifier is the best of the best. It will work great for one large room or for a whole house. If you know anyone who suffers from allergies or trouble sleeping, this just might be the perfect holiday gift for them.

Dyson Upright Vacuum Cleaner, Ball Multi Floor 2

Vacuums are an important investment and tt takes time to select the right one. You could make a friend or family member’s life much easier by gifting them a high-quality vacuum like the Dyson Ball Multi Floor 2. It’s lightweight, easy to maneuver around, and has the most powerful suction on the market, making it effortless to use and store. This gift could make house cleaning surprisingly enjoyable.

Editor's note: This vacuum cleaner is 36% off at $256.

* Prices and links reflect best deals at time of publication.

Isabel Miller-Bottome is a writer for BestReviews. BestReviews is a product review company with a singular mission: to help simplify your purchasing decisions and save you time and money. BestReviews never accepts free products from manufacturers and purchases every product it reviews with its own funds.

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