Note that we didn’t use the word splurge in the title of this post. That’s because no one ever WANTS to spend more money than they have to. While there are plenty of times that the budget pick for a tool will work just fine (looking at you, $1 peelers!), sometimes, it’s a good idea to spend up to get a quality product that will last you a long, long time. These are the nine times that you should spend up when shopping for things in the kitchen.