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    If You’ve Got 99 Problems And All Of Them Are Cleaning-Related Then Read This Post

    From cleaning sprays, to brooms, to dishwashing tablets — it's time to get your clean on.

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    1. A fur remover broom to gather all your pet's shed hair into one collective pile. TBH, there's probs a lot baked into your carpet that you didn't even know was there...

    pile of fur from carpet

    Promising review: "This thing just plain works. We got a mature golden retriever last year and were told he didn't shed. Then in the spring he started shedding badly. We were tired of hair everywhere and somehow I realized that dragging my shoe across the carpet balled the hair up. I found this product on a whim one day and knew it had to be better than my shoe! I ordered it and it was tough at first. The bristles pulled the hair up but then caught the tufts and spread them around. I found that using short, quick strokes with the rake turned upside down got the best results. The backside is more like a squeegee and helps pull the hair up in long rolls and keeps the hair in one big pile. The photo is from our dog's favorite spot on the carpet and we couldn't see ANY hair when I started raking!!!" —Nick V.

    Get it from Amazon for $12.44.

    2. A bathtub jet cleaner if you want to ensure the next bath you take isn't one filled with gross goop. This product lives up to the hype and will help clean out your bath jets so each bath from here on out can be a crystal-clear one.

    dirty green foam in tub

    Run a bath, add the jet cleaner, wait for all the grime to eject from your jets, and then wipe down the tub.

    Promising review: "It's disgusting to see what comes out of your jets when you use this product. I can't believe we bathed in this! I've run bleach and dish detergent through my jets before, and that combination never cleaned with this efficiency. I highly recommended this product." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $16.99 or Subscribe & Save for $16.14

    3. An extendable microfiber duster set so you can access those hard to reach places that still need to get cleaned. AKA the ceiling fan, or your foyer windows.


    BTW, This includes an adjustable handle that extends from 24 to 49 inches, a regular short handle, a fluffy duster, and a bendable chenille and microfiber duster.

    Promising review: "Perfect for my needs. Love the telescoping design and that it has no protruding joints that would prevent it from fitting underneath furniture with low clearance. Reaches under, behind and around all the tight spaces I can't get to without moving heavy furniture around. The duster is also very lightweight and can handle delicate situations." —Sjay

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99.

    4. Or this reusable and machine-washable duster that perfectly works in tandem with the Swiffer duster handle. No need to keep purchasing throw away duster heads, this one can be tossed in the wash after several uses and utilized over and over again.

    Set of reusable Swiffer dusters in various colors
    TS Designs US/Etsy

    Promising review: "LOVE the washable duster attachments. These are SO soft and such great quality. The stitching is strong and I don’t worry about anything coming apart. We use ours with our swifter duster wand and it fits perfectly. If you’re looking for a more sustainable item, this is one for you." —Cassie Couch

    TS Designs US is a small Etsy shop based in West Leroy, Michigan.

    Get it from TS Designs US on Etsy for $5 (available in 10 colors).

    5. An all-natural oven scrub to deep clean your oven from that baked-on grease that's been clouding the window for far too long. It features gritty pumice stone for an intense, much-needed scrub-a-dub-dub.


    Promising review: "Finally tackled the rings on our stove top with this scrub and a reusable paper towel (as I was worried about using a scourer on an easily scratched surface) and the rings came right off! These are those 'oh, crap, the pot boiled over' rings that I ignored that lead to my stove top looking a bit crusty. The oven scrub ate them right off and left my oven and stove top looking great." —Jessie Bono

    Cleaning Studio is a small Etsy shop based in Fairfield, Connecticut, that specializes in cleaning products.

    Get it from Cleaning Studio on Etsy for $17.99+ (available in a glass or plastic jar).

    6. An innovative set of cleaning tablets if you're ready to toss out all your store-bought sprays. Just pop one of the tabs into the reusable spray bottle to reduce your waste and keep your home sparkly clean.

    Rachel Dunkel / BuzzFeed

    The kit comes with three reusable cleaning bottles, one reusable foaming hand soap bottle and four tablets — one each for multi-surface, glass and mirror, bathroom, and foaming hand soap solutions. Just fill each bottle with water and drop in the corresponding tablet. The bottles are also super aesthetically pleasing so brb while I go place an order...

    Blueland is an Asian American-owned brand founded by Sarah Paiji Yoo. Their mission is to cut back on single-use plastics that can inevitably end up in our drinking water. They've helped eliminate 1 billion single-use plastic bottles from landfills and oceans since 2019 — AMAZING.

    My co-worker Rachel says having these bottles is a relief:

    "Listen, maybe it's just a Me Problem, but I always get kind of confused about what cleaning products to use where — they're usually dangerous chemicals and I don't want to mess up! With Blueland, it's honestly a relief to have the bottles labeled, telling me exactly where to use each product. And it's doubly a relief to know that they're all ~clean~ cleaning products regardless." —Rachel Dunkel

    Get it from Blueland for $39.

    7. A set of drill brushes that pop right on that handy power tool for an effective deep-cleaning experience. Take one of these to your shower door and you'll be thoroughly impressed with the transformation.

    a glass shower door half foggy and half clean with a drill and brush attachment in front of it

    The set comes with a 2-inch flat brush, a 4-inch flat brush, and a round brush. The drill isn't included, but you can grab a basic Black and Decker one ($34.99 on Amazon) that'll do the trick.

    Promising review: "I thought my hard water stains would never come off my shower doors, but I bought this awesome brush set, and it's amazing! I’ve tried all the hacks — drier sheets, clean erasers, lemon, vinegar — nothing works like this brush! I used Zep shower cleaner with it! In the picture, the side on the right is the part of the door I cleaned, and I still have to clean the left side." —Traci D.

    Get it from Amazon for $12.70+ (available in six colors and stiffness levels).

    8. A hanger organizer in case your closet is cluttered with unused hangers but when you actuallyyyyyyyy need one, you can never find one. Keep all unused hangers neat and tidy in this handy contraption.

    Promising review: "The struggle with hangers has been real for quite some time. I wish I would have known about this thing sooner! This has saved me a TON of room and hassle!" —Kara Adams

    Get it from Amazon for $22.99.

    9. A jar of toilet fizzies — AKA, bath bombs for your toilet so your porcelain thrown can stay tidy and smelling nice. Drop one in and watch it fizz.

    Happy Earth Boutique/Etsy

    Promising review: "The eucalyptus is strong and it fizzes nicely. I drop one in once or twice a week and scrub the toilet a bit, and the scent lingers after flushing. Perfect for keeping my bathroom fresh!" —kd Bromley

    Happy Earth Boutique is a woman-owned small business making healthier alternatives for your health and home.

    Get it from Happy Earth Boutique on Etsy for $12+ (available with or without a refillable jar).

    10. An ink and stain remover that can even tackle permanent marker stains like a total champ.

    before: blanket that says evan in permanent marker after: marker is completely gone

    Promising review: "Amodex took ink out of my expensive scrubs. A pen leaked in my pocket and made a thick glob of ink stain on the scrub jacket and a little on the pants. After using the Amodex and washing in cold water, there is no evidence of a stain and the fabric looks exactly how it looked before the stain. There was no damage or discoloration of the fabric. Thank you, Amodex. This product just saved me the $75 that it would have cost to replace the scrubs." —Michelle hammer

    Get it from Amazon for $13.98.

    11. A pack of Bottle Bright tablets if it's finally time to deep clean your travel coffee mug. Those stains you thought were going to be in there forever? Gone.

    before: dark brown bottle during: foaming liquid in bottle after: clean bottle

    Just fill your dirty mug with water, add a tablet, let fizz for half an hour, and then rinse!

    Promising review: "I seriously can't believe how well these little tablets work. I had the most disgusting Hydro Flask coffee mug — I tried everything. Bottle brush, different kinds of soap, vinegar, EVERYTHING, and there was still a seemingly impenetrable layer of black sludge inside. It grossed me out so much that I bought ANOTHER Hydro Flask to replace it. Now eventually they both got black inside, so I tried these little magic tablets. I let a tablet sit in each of my mugs for an hour or two, and the black sludge rinsed out COMPLETELY, without even scrubbing. They look brand new. What a magical product. No weird smell or taste afterward, either. I liked it so much I used it on another Hydro Flask I use primarily to hold my Bloody Mary mix in the fridge. I couldn't put anything else in it because it would always taste like spicy tomato juice. Bottle Bright to the rescue! No residual smell or taste anymore. AMAZING AMAZING AMAZING." —Amazon Customer

    Get a pack of 12 from Amazon for $8.

    Check out our closer look at these Bottle Bright tablets for more incredible before and afters.

    12. A Sponge Daddy dual-sided, no-scratch sponge for scrubbing your pots and pans to ~sparkling status~. That baked-on pasta sauce you left over night in your pot? This'll solve that.

    The sponges, which are rectangular, with one softer foam side, and one scrubbing side

    Promising review: "Best sponge on the market, and I have tried them all. What's great about this sponge is it does not hold odors. One of the main reasons I discard sponges is because of the odors, but you will not find odors with this one." —NJNANNY

    Get it from Walmart for $4.68.

    13. A blessedly effective carpet cleaner that'll have you saying, "what sorcery is this!?" You'll never have to call Stanley Steemer again.

    vacuum cleans a light stripe into dark, dirty tan carpet

    Promising review: "This is a wonderful product. I have an older dog who can't always wait until I get home from work so accidents occasionally happen. I have a Hoover Rug Scrubber and this product is very easy to use with my machine. Carpet Miracle works amazingly well on stains and odors, even those that have set for a while. I did the carpet in the 'room of shame' twice just to be sure, although for normal soil and odors once should be more than enough. It leaves behind a wonderful clean, fresh scent, and the carpet feels and looks wonderful. I plan on continuing to use this product to keep my carpets clean and my home smelling fresh." —Vicky Faurot

    Get it from Amazon for $19.97 or Subscribe & Save for $18.97

    14. A leather cleaner to resurrect your leather furniture (especially those car seats) that are on their way out. Time to bring them back to life!

    couch that is faded and cracked on one side and looking new and fresh on the other where the product was used

    Promising review: "I've used this on all of my favorite shoes and boots. Then I used it on my purse. It's enjoyable seeing how much improvement you can see on beat-up leather. The scent is what sold me on this product. I loved that it was an almond scent. But the results are so much better. It took about two minutes to clean them up. Highly recommended. Also their customer service is top-notch." —RileyD

    Get it from Amazon for $16.95+ (available in two sizes).

    15. A set of mineral-based dishwasher detergent pods so your glassware can emerge from their wash cycle looking fresh and new. These won't leave a gross film on your plates like some other detergents do PLUS they smell so citrus-y good.

    the lemon dishwasher pods displayed next to a sliced lemon

    Dropps is a small business based in Philly whose mission is to sustainably create eco-friendly and powerful cleaning products.

    Promising review: "I have been using Dropps exclusively for over a year. I love Dropps so much. They get my dishes clean and don't leave a film or anything in my dishwasher. On top of this, they are eco-friendly and sustainable. Absolutely love these!" —Anonymous

    Get it from Dropps for $18.75+ or snag a box of 32 from Amazon for $14.99

    16. A powder polish to get your cookware sparkling and shining from here on out. Ya know that rust you thought was going to live on your pans forevs? Not anymore.

    Promising review: "As you can see in the photo, it’s safe to say this stuff works. I left it on for a little while and when I came back, this was the result of less than two minutes of scrubbing (pictured above)!" —Donette

    Get a pack of two from Amazon for $10.99.

    17. A wine stain remover you should always keep handy when those eek-worthy spills occur. Got some vino on your fave luxe throw blanket? Stain be gone!

    Reviewer's before and after with blanket stained in red wine and completely unstained after use

    Promising review: "I fell in love with this product some 15 years ago, and I am so very happy that it's still available in the same wonderful formula as ever. It has a fantastic citrus scent and takes care of any stain (not just wine) so fast and so efficiently, it's become a party trick. LOL. I have seriously poured red wine over a white comforter to demonstrate how great it is to a friend once. It is a miracle in a bottle! We use it for all sorts of cleaning on materials around the house, and one bottle has lasted us years! This is definitely a product every home should have." —Melanie Nolen

    Get it from Amazon for $10.76.

    18. A shirt folder that'll have your drawers looking like they were just made over by Marie Kondo.,

    Promising review: "My first reaction was 'Why did I buy this?' when I opened the box and wasn't too convinced by the way it looked. Then I gave it a try with a couple shirts I had just washed and next thing you know I simply had to do my entire drawer! Everything folds so pretty, neat, and easy. I still couldn't believe it, so I ended up organizing our bed sheets and towels. I am amazed at how much of a game-changer this is. It's a must-try! I am in love with how beautiful it leaves my clothes." —Jesus Antonio Vedia

    Get it from Amazon for $13.99+ (available in four colors).

    19. A set of four moisture-absorbing liner mats for your fridge shelves to avoid any mildew that may set up camp from condensation on your produce and bottles. These mats will ensure any moisture will be absorbed instead of sticking to your fridge interior.

    The liners, which fit over the entire top of the shelf and are made of a brightly colored rubber-like material

    Promising review: "I really like these mats. They keep the refrigerator clean. Just pull them out, rinse them off and put them back in. Liked them so much, bought another set for a gift." —Dlow

    Get them from Walmart for $9.97 (originally $17.97, available in five colors).

    20. An oil stain remover to get unwanted markings from your beloved (and expensive) marble countertops. You just hadddd to have that olive oil in your salad, didn't you?

    Reviewer's before counter with dark stain, with wet product applied, dried product, and clean counter after removal

    This works on marble, granite, limestone, travertine, slate, sandstone, grout (for ceramic and porcelain tile), masonry, and concrete. No need to worry about discoloration, because it's not gonna happen.

    Promising review: "Had an oil stain on my untreated West Elm marble top buffet from a kids toy. I purchased the oil stain remover and crossed my fingers that it would work. Followed the directions, waited 72 hours to let it dry completely, and then scraped it off with a credit card. It worked perfectly! I couldn't be happier with the results. I highly recommend this product!" —marv

    Get it from Amazon for $9.78.

    21. A Cerama Bryte cooktop cleaning kit — perfect for restoring your stovetop back to it's crystal clean state BEFORE you decided to make that stir-fry last week...

    Above, a scratched and stained smooth top range with the text "before." Below, the range clean with the stains gone and the text "After"

    It comes with a bottle of cleaner, a scraper, and a cleaning pad.

    Promising review: "I rarely write reviews unless something blows me away. I bought my house almost two years ago, and the cooktop has always been a bit dirty looking and it bugged me, but nothing I bought worked that well. I am so upset it took me so long to buy this product. My cooktop hasn’t looked this good, ever. I never thought I’d get it this clean and shiny, ever. I’ll admit it took a lot of elbow grease and time with the scraper to get the rings around the burners off. When I was done with that alone I was happy, and figured that was probably as good as it would get. Then I used the scrubber with the Cerama Bryte and it did wonders. When it got to the point of polishing with the paper towel, I was blown away. Check out the photos, it is night and day. I would recommend this product to anyone." —Lauren Langer

    Get it from Amazon for $11.29.

    22. A two-pack of all-purpose cleaner sprays that are plant-based and can be used basically on any surface that needs a quick scrub. It's all-natural and literally safe enough to ingest...

    Amazon, BuzzFeed /

    *Bonus* — it's cruelty-free!

    Promising review: "I was looking for a safe natural product that didn't have any ingredients requiring a hazardous waste disposal label. A lot of so-called 'natural' cleaners have ingredients that need an EPA use-and-disposal label. This doesn't. It is strong enough to really go through grease and grime like a clear organic tornado. I haven't found anything that can't be cleaned with it yet. Plus it's odor free. I feel comfortable spraying it in places where pets, children or myself in bare feet might absorb it by stepping in the residue. It's hard to get excited over cleaning spray but this deserves a level of excitement in my home." —Mark O.

    Get a pack of two on Amazon for $12.99 (available in three scents and three sizes).

    23. A roll of reusable Bambooee Paper Towels so you can cut back on your typical paper towel waste. They're super absorbent and machine washable up to 100 times. ~Iconic~!

    A person pulling a towel off the roll

    Promising review: "Used several sheets. They do make awesome dishtowels. Been using one for over a week and it still works great. I like the idea that you can toss and just start a new one. I have scrubbed off stove top, oven wipe down, spills on the floor...and it just washes up clean and fresh. You get A LOT of use per towel!! I would suggest putting a receptacle (other than trash) near the roll, so if a kid uses one, they know NOT to toss it in the trash like a normal paper towel. They do machine wash and dry just fine! Otherwise, they fit your paper towel roll perfectly. Then you can fold the washed ones and keep with your kitchen towels/wash rags." —HG Timmons

    Get a roll of 30 towels on Amazon for $10.99.

    24. A spray-on rust remover if your bathroom sinks look outdated from those yucky orange stains.

    A before and after image: the before, a white porcelain sink with rust stains around the drain and faucet; the after, the same sink with the rust stains cleaned away

    Promising review: "BEST CLEANER HANDS-DOWN FOR IRON STAINS!!! Have well water and live in the country. When I first moved into this house, the bath was all rust-stained; I didn't really know the color of the tub. I tried cleanser, bleach, even CLR. Nothing touched it. Then I found this and within minutes, I found that my tub was white. Easy to spray on. Only thing to make sure of is that you use it in a well-ventilated room!" —Tonya

    Get it from Walmart for $4.97.

    25. A container of Grease Monkey Wipes to keep on hand for efficient cleanups. These cut through grease, oil, adhesives, and even permanent ink, ANDDDD are safe for your skin. ~BOOM~ a true powerhouse of a wipe.

    Amazon, ABC / Via

    Promising review: "I recently switched to cycling for my work commute, which means bike maintenance. Regardless of how easy its been, it always results in at least some grease and dirt on my hands and I almost never could get completely clean. I just used these wipes about an hour ago after replacing a flat tire, and that one instance has compelled me to post this review. I used a single wipe and was able to completely clean up my hands and arms in less than five minutes. You couldn't even tell that I had been fiddling with my bike; no grease or grime remained. I highly recommend these! I will be carrying two of these individually packaged wipes in my bag with me whenever I'm on the bike considering how useful these would be if I had to do some roadside maintenance and had no way to clean up. Get these if you do any sort of work with your hands during which they may get some grease or grime on them." —V P

    Get a container of 25 wipes from Amazon for $7.22.

    26. A flexible coil brush in case your dryer vents are getting too pent up with lint (and if you haven't checked lately, they probs are). This will help prevent potential hazardous fires that can be caused by too much dust buildup.

    Reviewer photo of dust removed with flexible coil brush

    This is also great for cleaning your dryer's vents!

    Promising review: "I use one in the dryer filter area and one under the refrigerator. They get dust I can't get any other way. I gave five stars for durability even though I've had them for only a short time. They feel sturdy to last long enough for me." —ASF

    Get a pack of two from Amazon for $11.95.

    27. A two-in-one ultra-slim brush and scraper that's the ultimate multi-tasker. Use it to clean your vents, your door frames, shower tile, and any other little crevice that needs dusting.


    Promising review: "Perfect little brush to get in the hard to clean areas. Used it in the tracks of an old pet door stuffed with dog hair and dander. Shocked at how much gunk came out with this brush. I like how the bristles are longer and can really reach into the nooks and crannies." —Island Girl

    Get it from Amazon for $5.48 (available in two colors).

    28. A garbage disposal cleaner to make sure everything is working well down there (and to break down any lingering food that's stuck there). With its foaming formula, you'll see it work its magic right before your very eyes.


    Promising review: "Seeing is believing. Not only does it do a great job, but you can see it happening. It doesn’t just mask the smell and leave a lemon scent like some products, it cleans too and looks fun. IDK. Blue foam comes out and that’s good enough for me." —sylvie yah

    Get a two pack of four-count bags on Amazon for $11.29.

    29. A set of cleaning K-Cups since we're "technically" supposed to clean our beloved coffee machines but odds are...we usually don't (guilty). So these pods make it easy breezy to get a good descaling done without the mess of trying to use vinegar and do it yourself.,

    Promising review: "I bought this product because the needle in my Keurig 2.0 keeps clogging, causing inconsistent brew and taste. These cleaning cups fixed both of my issues and I especially liked that it was really quick and easy to use… I put the cleaning pod in and ran one cycle, then took the pod out and ran a rinse cycle to clean out any leftover grinds. FAST, EASY, and GREAT results…VERY HAPPY!!" —Corey West

    Get a pack of six from Amazon for $9.95.

    30. A sprayable "miracle cleaner" if your oven racks are looking sad and crusty. A couple of spritzes will have them looking brand spankin' new.

    Promising review: "It is strong and works wonders! For the oven cleaning, I let it sit a while before scrubbing everything off and it worked SUPER well. I tried it out on several things it lists on the bottle and was very happily surprised with the results! We had a berry spill on the rug in the kitchen that I couldn't get out and I SWEAR that I sprayed this on and watched the purple/pink/blue disappear!!! I just used a regular sponge to give it some extra scrubbing and it was GONE!" —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99.

    31. A compact carpet cleaner to effectively clean your upholstery because there's probs a ton of dirt and germs lurking there. You can also utilize this on your non-leather car seats to give them a fresh new life.


    Promising review: "I'm very impressed by the Little Green's performance, both on small jobs and slightly bigger tasks. It's taken the milk and snack stains out of my carpets in seconds, removed a pet accident completely with no odor or stain remaining, and removed stains from my car's seats and carpets that I couldn't get out no matter when I tried! I've also got all of the dirt/stains out of my microfiber couch and recliner with just a bit of elbow grease. Not bad for stubborn stains more than 4 years old!

    The machine is ready to go in under a minute. Seriously, all you need to do is unscrew the formula tank's cap, pour formula to the fill line, add warm water to the second fill line, replace the cap, and pop the tank back in. That's it. You're ready to go." —Sms103

    Get it from Amazon for $189.

    Problems solved.


    Reviews have been edited for length and/or clarity. 

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