20+ Best Housewarming Gifts for Men (2020 Gift Guide)

  • BY Editorial Staff
  • November 19, 2020
20+ Best Housewarming Gifts for Men (2020 Gift Guide)

Picture this: your friend, boyfriend or brother just got a new apartment and invited you to the housewarming party.

You can’t show up to a celebration empty-handed, but then the question arises, “what is a good housewarming gift for him?”

Let’s face it, finding good housewarming gifts for men is difficult – after all, the time you put into looking for something, you might just end up with something disappointing. 

To make it easier for you, we’ve compiled a list of good gifts you can get your bachelor friends for their new home, so you don’t have to go through the trouble.

The trick to finding good gifts for men is to look for something that is practical that serves a purpose in the new house while also being unique. From brothers to partners, these gifts are perfect for any man’s new home.

Useful Housewarming Gifts for Men

Gifts can make the recipient’s day *and* be the practical at the same time. Check out these useful housewarming gifts that the guy will surely appreciate!

good housewarming gifts: whiskey stones gift set

Whiskey Stones Gift Set

amazon.com

No one likes their drink being diluted by melted ice cubes. With these whiskey stones made of pure, natural granite, all celebratory drinks stay chilled and high quality, making it an excellent housewarming present.

Price: $25.99

gift idea for men: fix it kit

Fix It Kit

uncommongoods.com

A new home may not need much fixing up now but could definitely need it in the future. This fix-it toolkit is a great way to equip your friend with all the tools he needs in one classy set.

Price: $30.00

good housewarming gifts for guys: wine opener set

Wine Opener Set

amazon.com

An ideal gift for a wine lover or enthusiast. This all-in-one set is elegant and high quality, making it a great idea for a housewarming gift for men who truly appreciate wine.

Price: $35.99

best housewarming gifts for guys: compact cheese board with knives

Compact Swivel Cheese Board with Knives

uncommongoods.com

A compact swivel cheese board is a classy housewarming gift for guys and has the added bonus of being an excellent table accessory for the housewarming party itself!

Price: $42.00 – $64.00

housewarming gifts ideas for men: professional bartender kit

Professional Bartender Kit

amazon.com

Every mixologist needs the right bar tools, and this kit is just the right choice within an affordable price range. Highly functional and eye-catching, this set is a great option to select as a gift for men

Price: $29.90

housewarming gift for men: pro kitchen knife

Pro Kitchen Knife

amazon.com

You know you can’t go wrong with a kitchen knife. Every kitchen needs one, and if your friend has recently moved into a new home, he’s sure to need one!

Price: $19.97+

good housewarming gifts: handmade chip and dip serving bowl

For the man who has everything

Handmade Chip and Dip Serving Bowl

uncommongoods.com

Chip and dip is a great snack combo, and it becomes even better if it comes in a serving bowl big enough to fill you up. A chip and dip bowl is a must-have for any bachelor pad.

Price: $42.00

housewarming gifts for men: reclaimed wine barrel magnetic knife rack

Reclaimed Wine Barrel Knife Rack

uncommongoods.com

Cooking with wine, or cooking while drinking wine – it doesn’t matter! Having a wine barrel as a decorative piece on your guy’s wall is an excellent idea and definitely gets a whole lot classier with the knives held up by magnets.

Price: $65.00

gifts for brother: nintendo switch

For the geeky guy

Nintendo Switch

amazon.com

Nintendo Switch is the hottest new system, designed to fit into his life like a charm. Dock it to play in HD at home, or undock to play in handheld mode, the Nintendo Switch is one of the best gifts for gamers.

Price: $308.99

apartment warming gifts for him: shelf that looks like a fire escape

Fire Escape Shelf

uncommongoods.com

An apartment building probably has a fire escape. So what better idea for an apartment warming gift for him than a fire escape shelf? It definitely adds personality to those bare walls.

Price: $99.00

unique housewarming gifts for men: frankenstein switch plate

Frankenstein Switch Plate

uncommongoods.com

Just like the switch that brought Frankenstein to life, an old-fashioned switch plate could bring that new home to life! This will also be a nice gift for his man cave. Who doesn’t love a little bit of gothic horror on their walls?

Price: $46.00

ideal housewarming gifts for men: Amazon.com Gift Card in a Black Gift Box

Last minute gifts

Amazon.com Gift Card

amazon.com

If you’re running short on time, an Amazon gift card would be a great last-minute gift. And you can also avoid the problem of buying duplicate or disappointing presents accidentally.

Price: $25.00 – $150.00

housewarming gift for men: industrial bookend lamp

Industrial Bookend Lamp

etsy.com

An excellent way to keep all those books together and light up the room at the same time! This bookend lamp is on the list of best housewarming gifts for bachelors for the homey lighting and comfy vibe.

Price: $98.00+

useful housewarming gift idea for guys: lowe's gift card

Last minute gifts

Lowe's Gift Card

amazon.com

Similar to Amazon Gift Cards, Lowe’s gift cards are a great gift idea for guys for housewarming because he can pick out his own house accessories.

Price: $50.00 – $100.00

tech gifts for men: echo dot 3rd gen

Echo Dot (3rd Gen)

amazon.com

Whether it’s playing music or simply hollering at Alexa for the time, you can’t go wrong with an Echo Dot!  If the new place is a smart home, you’d be making his life so much easier!

Price: $49.99 

housewarming gift for guys: fragrance soy wax candle

Leather & Tibetan Oud Soy Wax Candle

amazon.com

Eco-friendly and cruelty-free, this candle can be a great gift to add sophistication to a guy’s home with its clean burn and long-lasting fragrance.

Price: $21.95

gift ideas for new homeowners: coasters made of black agate

Black Agate Coasters

etsy.com

Help add a bit of style to serving drinks and get these agate slice coasters as a housewarming gift. Electroplated and polished, they definitely add class and elegance to the coffee table.

Price: $26.09

housewarming gifts for men: complete wet shave kit

Complete Wet Shave Kit

amazon.com

Shaving is a ritual, not a chore. While razors and foams make it simpler, the quality of shaving from days of yore is a different thing altogether. A wet shave kit could be a great gift idea for men

Price: $49.50

housewarming gifts for men who loves to grill: grilling spice rub gift set

Gourmet Grilling Spice Rub Gift Set

amazon.com

Add some spice to his life! If he’s moved into a new home recently, you can be sure he’ll be throwing a party for it soon. These spice rubs could result in a great addition to the menu.

Price: $22.00

housewarming gifts for bachelors: modern night light wall clock

Modern Night Light Wall Clock

amazon.com

Nothing hurts harder than the glare of your phone screen when you check the time in the middle of the night. The luminous numbers of this wall clock make sure there’s no need for that anymore, making it an excellent housewarming gift for those brand new walls.

Price: $21.99

best housewarming gifts for guys: 'eat like a man' cookbook

Cookbook

Eat Like a Man: The Only Cookbook a Man Will Ever Need

amazon.com

Men who love food probably have that roasting pan and the spices, but do they have the book with all those gourmet secrets? If he didn’t have one before, gift him one now! In fact, a cookbook is one of the most practical housewarming gifts for men and will probably help him out the most.

Price: $23.89

good housewarming gifts for men: a gift basket

Housewarming Gift Basket

thebrobasket.com

A housewarming gift basket for guys is great because there are a number of gift baskets with different items that you can get, depending on your guy. These baskets can be filled with anything from flowers to snacks, or you could even get a custom basket to fill yourself.

Price: Varies

bachelor pad gifts: wireless bluetooth speakers

Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speakers

amazon.com

This Bluetooth speaker may be compact, but it delivers sound that is clear, rich, and fulfilling. That makes it the best heartwarming present for someone who loves music. Arranging the furniture for the new home now got so much more fun!

Price: $32.99

Personalized Housewarming Gifts for Men

While it’s a good idea to find housewarming gifts for men that are useful, you could also find presents that are more personalized, especially if you have a closer relationship.

house warming gift for men: home sweet home custom map canvas print

Home Sweet Home Custom Map Canvas Print

365canvas.com

The custom map is an excellent way for anyone to celebrate milestones in life, and moving into a new home is certainly a milestone to celebrate, making this wall art piece an excellent gift idea for your brother-in-law and sister.

Price: $49.95+

couple gifts: first christmas in our new home

First Christmas In Our New Home Ornament

365canvas.com

If your friend’s family has just got their house, this first Christmas in the new home ornament will surely give them a big wow. You can give it a personal touch by adding their names, the special year that they both settle down, and the address of their new home. This ornament will rewind all the priceless memories they have on the first Christmas for many years to come. 

Price: $16.95

housewarming gifts for brother: embroidered sherpa blanket

Embroidered Sherpa Blanket

etsy.com

Everyone needs a comfy and cozy blanket for their new home. This blanket can easily be customized with a name, making it an excellent house warming gift. Great gift idea for brother if he has just moved to a new house as well.

Price: $49.98

best housewarming gifts for guys: custom bbq grill set

Custom BBQ Grill Set

etsy.com

A grilling tool case is an excellent option for anyone moving into a new house. Not only is it useful, but you can add a little bit of a personal touch by getting it engraved with their personal details. 

Price: $49.91+

housewarming gifts for boyfriend: engraved magnetic bottle opener

Personalized Magnetic Bottle Opener

etsy.com

An excellent gift for men, this personalized bottle opener becomes a conversation piece and can be customized with deep laser engraving to add a personal touch.

Price: $34.99

housewarming gifts for beer lovers: engraved beer mug

Engraved Beer Mug

etsy.com

A beer mug is essential for any bachelor pad. And, with the laser engraving on this high-quality mug, you can be sure it makes an excellent present for the beer lover!

Price: $21.95

housewarming gift idea for wine lover: Personalized globe decanter set

Personalized Globe Decanter Set

etsy.com

An ideal set for enhancing the flavor of whiskey, this decanter set is a great housewarming gift for men, with the option to personalize both the glasses with the name and initials of your gift’s recipient.

Price: $89.95

housewarming gift ideas for guys: wooden family name sign

Family Name Wood Sign

etsy.com

A custom name sign can help add personality to the walls of a new home in a unique way that attracts attention automatically, becoming a great housewarming present.

Price: $39.00+

good housewarming gift ideas: custom house portrait

Custom House Portrait

etsy.com

Any art piece is a spectacular addition to the bare walls of a new home. And it gets even better if you can get an artistic rendition of the home itself.

Price: $19.99+

gift for new homeowner man: wooden city map cutout

Wooden City Map Cutout

etsy.com

A wooden city map has ‘housewarming present’ written all over it! There couldn’t be a better idea for a housewarming present than a small wooden map of the city with the location of the new home pinpointed to celebrate moving into a new house.

Price: $28.80+

Personalized wine decanter - new home gifts for him

Personalized Nautical Decanter

etsy.com

This nautical decanter with a small, glass ship inside has just the right air of elegance and is a great placement for the empty shelves and tables of a new home.

Price: $120.00+

funny housewarming gifts for men: funny door mat 'new home who dis?'

Funny Door Mat

etsy.com

A doormat is a necessity, and if you’re looking for funny housewarming gifts for men, you can get it customized with witty words that will surely make everyone laugh.

Also, don’t forget to check our gift guide if you want more gag gifts for men!

Price: $35.00

Personalized cutting board - best housewarming gifts for guys

Personalized Cutting Board

etsy.com

A personalized butcher block to add a little bit of fun to the kitchen may not be your first thought for a housewarming gift, but it is definitely a great idea for one!

Price: $53.20+

housewarming gift for bachelor pad: magnetic key holder

Wooden States of America Magnetic Key Holders

uncommongoods.com

Let New York hold onto the keys! This key holder in the shape of states is a fun present for those empty walls of a new home.

Price: $44.00

housewarming gifts for men: Personalized leather coasters

Personalized Leather Coasters

etsy.com

Another classy housewarming gift for the guy. These cool-looking coasters are made with remarkable craftmanship. Besides, the design is various and elegant too.

Price: $23.00+

best housewarming gifts for guys: Personalized wooden charger

Personalized Wooden Charger

etsy.com

Phone chargers plugged into the wall are useful enough, but wooden charging stations handcrafted and personalized with a name makes even the charging process look fun. Who wouldn’t want to receive this as a housewarming present?

Price: $89.00

Of course, there are many other suitable housewarming gifts for men, but with a list as extensive and foolproof as this, why would you go looking for anything else?

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