Outdoor Kitchens

The Best Kitchen Sponges and Brushes

Feeling wishy-washy about your dish cleaners? Real Simple vetted 150 options to find tough tools that turn the drudgery of a full sink into a daily happy scour.

6 Kitchen Sink Accessories

Secure those hard-working instruments in proper fashion with one of these handy containers. 

7 Refreshing Drink Dispensers

A round-up of charming containers that'll keep drinks cool and thirsts quenched all day long.

 

 

 

The Best Grill Cleaners

Use these cleaners and tools to keep your gas or charcoal grill in top form throughout the summer months.

4 Necessary Tools for Tackling Outdoor Surfaces

Make your surfaces shine with these problem-solving products.

5 Steps to Cleaning Your Deck or Patio

A once-a-year scrub-down will extend the life of a concrete patio, a wood deck, or a stone walkway—and will make your outdoor zone gleam.

3 Freezer Maintenance Tips

Make sure your icebox is up to snuff in time for Popsicle season.

The Best Kitchen Trash Can for Your Home

Does yours look like something the cat dragged in? Perhaps it’s time to upgrade to a modern model as sleek as it is smart. Of 50 vetted,* here are five to make you flip your lid.

The Best Dish Rack Picks

Looking for a drainer truly worthy of your counter space? Real Simple tried 35 contenders and found seven that really step up to the plate.

7 Dynamite Beverage Dispensers

While the weather is still suitable for outdoor gatherings, take your pick of any of these festive drink jars to serve your guests.

Essential Grilling Tools Checklist

Whether you’re grilling for one or a crowd, here are all the tools you need to tame the flame. 

Charcoal Grill Maintenance Checklist

A few simple steps will keep your barbecue grill in top condition. For gas grill maintenance tips, click here.