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    27 Highly Effective Cleaning Products You'll Probably End Up Telling Everyone About

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    1. The iconic Tubshroom is a cult-status product for a reason – it's as effective as it is easy to use.

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    If you have long locks or share your shower with people who do, this drain protector might just become your new fave product. It traps and holds onto all the hair and debris that enters your drains, so you can easily pull all that gunk out in one go rather than letting it clog up your plugholes! It's simple to clean too – just wipe it down when it gets full.

    Price: £11.99.

    2. Not only will this genius mat protect your crisper drawer from dirt and leaks, it'll keep your fruit and veg fresher for longer too. I mean, come on.

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    You can cut this liner to fit your crisper drawer exactly! Its washable material allows air to circulate around your fresh produce, ensuring it doesn't go off any sooner than it should. People say it's eliminated rotting veg odours, kept their fridge clean, and reduced their food waste – what's not to love?!

    Price: £2.29.

    3. This washing-up pad works its magic using only water.

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    It's designed to scrub your pots, pans, plates, and more without scratching them up or leaving streaks behind! Chuck it in your washing machine when it's looking a bit grimy and it'll be good to go again.

    Price: £2.99.

    4. Okay, I know it sounds a bit strange, but this pumice cleaning block is actually an incredibly effective way to clean everything from grimy oven racks to toilets!

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    Reviewers have been amazed by how quickly this block gets to work! Simply wet the stone, rub it over your grossest surfaces, and then rinse or wipe the dirt away.

    Price: £2.40.

    5. This Bar Keeper's Friend cleaning powder will totally transform your pots, pans, and baking trays, along with other parts of your kitchen!

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    This powder is super effective, and it's incredibly easy to use too – just shake it onto any surfaces that are in dire need of a deep clean, from ceramics to metals and glass, and scrub until the stains have gone. It's ideal for tackling your hob, oven, baking tins, and so much more!

    Price: £2.50.

    6. Some customers swear by this powerful stain remover to banish hard-to-budge marks in no time.

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    It works on a whole range of different textiles, such as sofa cushions, carpets, and car seats. Simply spray it onto the affected area, wait for a few minutes, and then wipe it away to reveal a clean surface underneath. People say it's removed the stains that they thought were beyond help!

    Price: £7.49.

    7. This deep-cleaning kit will get rid of the grease and grime from your oven.

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    Place your racks into the large bag included in the pack and then pour up to three-quarters of the cleaning fluid into it. After that, you can wipe your oven down with the remainder of the liquid! Leave it to get down to business for about four hours – you'll be able to wipe away the dissolved grease and grime without the need for scrubbing. FYI, the solution is very strong, so be sure to wear the gloves that this set comes with whenever you come into contact with it.

    Price: £9.97.

    8. The Pink Stuff paste is a cult-status product for a reason – it'll clean everything from metal to tiles, so you can wave goodbye to that annoying rust at the base of your taps.

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    It's made up of gritty cleaning beads suspended in a gel, so it'll grind away at tough stains without damaging whatever's underneath. It's suitable for use on most hard surfaces (think ceramic tiles, barbecues, draining boards, and more!)

    Price: £3.87.

    9. Mould is a pretty common problem in the UK, but don't worry – this highly-rated removal spray has got your back.

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    Leave this foaming spray on any mould-covered area for up to half an hour and then wipe it away to reveal a mildew-free surface underneath!

    Price: £4.97.

    10. And you can prevent dampness and condensation from affecting your walls in the first place by nabbing these dehumidifiers.

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    The top drawers of these dehumidifiers contain hydrophilic crystals, which are specially designed to absorb up to three times their own weight in water (woah). Just one of these low-hassle products will last you for about four to six weeks!

    Price: £7.98 for five.

    11. Make your furniture look as good as new again by using this specially-designed restorer on water marks and mug rings.

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    Apply this restorer to the affected areas with straight strokes and then wait for about eight to ten hours for the product to absorb! After that, your wooden furniture will look smooth, uniform in colour, and shiny.

    Price: £6.99.

    12. This rubber broom might (and no, I'm not being dramatic here) actually change your life. It works as a squeegee, a brush, AND a pet hair remover!

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    The naturally water-resistant bristles won't absorb dirt, dust, or smells like sweeping brush strands or mop head fibres can – just rinse the head after use and it'll be as good as new again.

    Price: £8.71.

    13. This powerful unblocker will dissolve any grease and hair it encounters in your drains, because honestly? I am not about to fish around in there.

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    Pour both parts of its two-component formula down your slow-flowing drain one after the other, wait for about an hour, and then simply rinse the blockage away! Customers say it really does live up to its promise (seriously, check out the reviews on this thing).

    Price: £6.00.

    14. Limescale is a really common problem in the UK, so it's a good thing that this descaler spray has gotten such rave reviews.

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    Spray some of its enzyme-packed formula onto any affected surfaces and a thick foam will come out, which then works its limescale-destroying magic for five minutes at most.

    Price: £3.00.

    15. Wondering how to use this genius descaler ball? You place it inside your washing machine or dishwasher, and then leave it for up to five years!

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    Its magnetised centre will start to draw out the limescale and other mineral deposits in your machine the second you pop it into your appliance. It'll make the water in your machines softer too, so you won't have to use as much detergent!

    Price: £6.66.

    16. If your fave mug is looking a little worse for wear (we've all been there), it might be time to try this stain-removing powder.

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    The powerful formula will wear away any stains and marks caused by buildup without damaging the mug underneath. It won't leave a bad taste or odour behind either!

    Price: £5.67.

    17. You'll basically be able to valet your car for less than a tenner with this interior shampoo! It works on all synthetic upholstery.

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    Spray this stuff onto any stained seats, let it soak in, rinse it away, and voila – the fabric will look good as new again! Plus, this spray cleans and deodorises, so your seats will smell as fresh as they look.

    Price: £7.59.

    18. These drain sticks will help to keep your plugholes clear for you.

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    They're packed full of enzymes that break down small deposits of gunk and grease in your drains as they dissolve, leaving behind a fresh smell and clearer plugholes.

    Price: £5.00 for 12.

    19. Keep your compost bin clean the eco-friendly way by using these biodegradable liners.

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    If the inside of your compost bin is looking a little slimy, these biodegradable liners provide an eco-friendly solution! They're made from corn starch, so they'll decompose along with your banana peels.

    Price: £6.29 for 50.

    20. Get rid of those annoying scummy bits on top of your cuppa by pouring the liquid from one of these descaler sachets in your kettle.

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    Empty the contents of one of these sachets into your kettle, turn it on, and wait for ten minutes. You'll be able to pour the limescale from your kettle out along with the water once it's done!

    Price: £1.66 for three.

    21. If your tap's spout is in need of some TLC, this descaler tool will make the deep-cleaning process much easier.

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    It's difficult to thoroughly clean your taps, because their shape makes it hard to properly submerge the spout in cleaning fluid. This handy tool means you'll be able to submerge your taps in descaler for as long as you like for easy and ~intensive~ cleaning!

    Price: £4.87.

    22. When it comes to smooth, reflective surfaces (like glass, ceramic, and stainless steel), regular sprays and wipes just don't cut it. These simple-but-effective microfibre cloths won't leave any streaks behind them!

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    They'll clean and polish smooth surfaces like glass, chrome, and stainless steel, and they're fab for dusting too. The soft fabric of these cloths will distribute pressure really evenly, so you won't have to worry about streaks!

    Price: £7.20 for ten.

    23. Friends don't let friends live without this incredibly effective £1 degreaser spray.

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    It's powerful enough to remove oil from plastics and metals without any scrubbing on your behalf. Spray the formula onto the affected surface, let it sit for a couple of minutes, wipe it away, and you're done!

    Price: £1.00.

    24. Anyone who loves a good roast dinner will understand why this protective oven liner is such a smart buy. It'll protect the base of your cooker from grease, spills, and stains!

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    It can withstand temperatures of up to 260°C, and you can just remove it and wash it with washing-up liquid whenever it gets a bit grimy.

    Price: £3.00.

    25. This flexible brush will help you to tackle everything from your drains to that grimy hole near the bottom of your fridge!

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    The stiff brush will ~thoroughly~ clean any area it comes into contact with without damaging the surface underneath. You can shape and reshape its flexible wire as many times as you need to in order to clean those tricky spots! Some customers have used it to unblock the opening above their crisper drawer and say it helped to stop that annoying puddle from forming at the base of their fridge.

    Price: £2.05.

    26. This highly-rated sponge has a hygienic plastic handle that'll keep your hands dry while you're cleaning.

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    The sponge itself is thick and durable – reviewers say it's perfect for cleaning everything from their kitchen tiles to their shower screens. Its clever handle will ensure that your hands don't get wet or become exposed to chemicals while you're scrubbing, which is especially convenient if you have sensitive skin or long nails.

    Price: £3.39.

    27. Thoroughly scrub the spaces in between your tiles with this grouting brush.

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    Its soft-grip handle is really comfortable and the long, stiff bristles tackle even the hardest-to-reach spots in your grouting! People have been seriously impressed by this brush, with customers giving it a 4.2-star average rating from 144 reviews.

    Price: £1.86.

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