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    32 Products Under $20 For Anyone Who Absolutely Hates Cleaning

    Blind dusters, pumice stones, and more cleaning essentials that'll take the stress out of mess.

    1. A powder rust stain remover that'll tackle the toughest orange stains ruining your sink, drain, and shower walls. If your bathroom looks like something out of a junkyard and you're done scrubbing it for hours on end, this cleaner can be a big help for iron buildup.

    2. An all-purpose power scrubber cleaning kit so you can get rid of gross grime stuck in shower door tracks, tubs, and sinks. Use the kit's three brushes with a cordless drill to clean different surfaces. What can be more fun than drilling away all the stomach-churning debris from your bathroom?

    3. Laundry detergent that'll get your clothes squeaky clean and wash away all that dirt, grime, and spaghetti sauce from last night's dinner without doing multiple loads of laundry. This eco-friendly formula is super gentle on your garments too, so you won't have to worry about bleeding or fading.

    Cardboard container of PUR Home lavender grapefruit laundry detergent with white dryer balls in a laundry basket of clothes

    4. A wood polish and conditioner for grandma's vintage nightstand or your minimalist bookshelf. It helps prevent wood from fading and drying, so your furniture will look brand new *and* shiny without sanding.

    5. Scotch-Brite nonscratch sponges that'll easily remove grease and food remains from kitchenware without damaging them. You can say goodbye to last night's lasagna without using a mountain of steel pads to get your pan clean again.

    A person using the sponge on a dish removing stains

    6. A jetted tub cleaner because your self-care time should be spent in a clean Jacuzzi sans flakes, soap buildup, and body oils. Run your water, pour in the cleaner, and turn on the jets to get a squeaky-clean tub in just 15 minutes.

    7. A bottle of keyboard cleaning gel that looks like yellow slime and makes lifting up debris a more enjoyable process. Cookie crumbs, dog hairs, and dust balls lodged in your keyboard for will be gone for good. 👏

    Hand lifts yellow keyboard cleaning gel away from black keyboard

    8. A disposer foaming cleanser because when was the last time you ~actually~ cleaned out eggshells and other scraps from your kitchen disposer? It's easy to use and looks like a mini volcano erupting from your sink. Your stinky drain will thank you for this foamy (and super clean) treatment.

    9. A nontoxic disinfectant spray that smells heavenly and takes care of dirty counters for you. This citrusy formula removes messes from nonporous surfaces and dries quickly, plus you won't have to wipe away everything!

    Hand holds brown spray bottle that says "Oliveberry No. 902 Disinfectant Spray"

    10. A multi-purpose surface spray to lift goo, grease, and debris off of stainless steel, shower tiles, and glass stovetops that need a deep clean. All you have to do is spray, wipe, and that's it! No scrubbing, scraping, or applying layers of cleaning products to get surfaces in better shape.

    The cleaner being used on a glass cooktop

    11. A pair of colorful mop slippers so you can clean up spills with minimal effort *and* work on your dance moves. If the thought of doing housework is boring you so badly, slip into these slides for some fun.

    Reviewer wears yellow mop slippers on hardwood floor

    12. A funny microwave cleaner that'll take care of splattered leftovers and dried-up goo (eww) chillin' in the corners of your microwave. Pour in a mixture of lemon juice, water, and vinegar, place the "angry" figure in your microwave, and get a clean space faster than you can say c-l-e-a-n!

    13. A pet hair remover broom so you can quickly sweep up all of your pet's fur from the floor and not waste time vacuuming or finding unwanted debris around your house.

    Light gray pet hair and other grime swept up from a kitchen floor by the broom

    14. A bottle of dishwasher cleaner that'll wash away grease and lime scale buildup with ease and leave your dishwasher with a fresh scent.

    15. Pumice stones to get rid of gross toilet bowl rings and hard water stains in your sink. They'll seamlessly remove grime from bathroom surfaces and don't require an army of cleaning supplies to get the job done. You can put away that brush and bottle of bleach for good.

    16. Heavy-duty cleaning wipes so you can easily remove pesky stains from your countertops, car seats, and tools. They'll come in handy when nail polish, permanent marker, or bird poop randomly shows up on surfaces.

    Hand uses heavy-duty cleaning wipe to clean stains off a car seat

    17. A FlexiSnake Drain Millipede to unclog painfully slow drains and remove gross gunk. This baby latches onto trapped hair and debris and gets 'em out, stat. Buh-bye loose strands, last night's toothpaste, and leftover soap.

    18. A nontoxic dusting spray that'll help you quickly remove dust *and* leave your furniture smelling so good. Just spray, wipe with a cloth, and your tables will be free from gross particles.

    Clear and black spray bottle that says "Pardo Naturals Natural Dusting Spray" filled with yellow liquid

    19. Toilet cleaning gel stamps because your bathroom throne should be free from gross residue and rings. Stick one of these babies inside your bowl and enjoy a clean toilet for up to 12 days. You're welcome.

    20. Rubbermaid's Reveal Power Scrubber to get your grout looking like a million bucks again sans effort. Thanks to pulsations, this tiny tool will scrub away all that mold, mildew, and debris hanging out in your shower.

    21. A plant-derived all-purpose cleaner so you can tackle messes around home without using laureth sulfates or parabens. This formula has soap bark, coconut, and corn, which'll dissolve stubborn grease, sauces, and spills lurking in microwave at the speed of light.

    Model uses Better Life Natural All-Purpose Cleaner to clean inside of microwave

    22. Goo Gone to lift sticker labels, chewing gum, and crayons from household surfaces and car exteriors. Raise your hand if you're done using fingernails (and your free time) to peel away gunk.

    23. A screen cleaner because you've spent too much effort trying to remove fingerprints and dust that won't come off your laptop screen. This alcohol-free formula gets to work on your dirty devices and leaves them clean sans streaks.

    A 1-ounce bottle of Whoosh! screen shine and an anti-microbial cloth

    24. A phosphate-free surface scrub for messy kitchen surfaces. Made with plant-derived ingredients, this powder cleaner will remove everything from grease to sauce in minutes. That grime on your sink and stove top burners will be history in 3...2...1.

    25. A bleach-free outdoor cleaner that'll make your stained walkway look like it was just redone: Use it on cement or stone surfaces that need a glow-up and you'll finally get to show off the outside of your house again *without* taking out a power washer.

    26. A three-pronged duster so you can sweep up the gross layer of dust on your blinds with ease. Clip it on, move from side-to-side, and you'll get to see sunlight (and not a cloud of debris) when you open them.

    Model using three-pronged duster on blinds

    27. A multi-purpose cleaner that'll clean messy areas and look pretty on your bathroom shelf. Mouthwash stains, soap scum, and dirt don't stand a chance with this formula, which contains essential oils and distilled vinegar.

    Honeydipped Essentials' Sage + Citrus Multipurpose Cleaner spray bottle with lemon slices and sage leafs inside

    28. Melamine cleaning sponges for tough-to-tackle stains on furniture. Just add water and you'll make marker scribbles, soap scum, and grease disappear from your chairs, tables, and counters. Wouldn't be nice to not spend hours scrubbing your messy furniture?

    29. An all-purpose cleaner to tidy all types of messes around home, like spills on the carpet, stains on the kitchen counter, and grimy streaks on windows. It even can be used with your laundry detergent if your clothes are covered in mud, wine, and dirt. (Just think of it as your cleaning fairy godmother) ✨

    Bottle of the sandalwood all-purpose cleaner

    30. An over-the-cabinet organizer that'll prevent your curling iron, blow dryer, and other hair tools from turning into a tangled mess. Un-knotting cords will be the least of your cleaning woes after you get this storage gem for your bathroom.

    31. A carpet cleaner to dissolve wine night spills, pet accidents, and mud tracks taking a toll on your carpets. Plus, you won't have to grab a steam cleaner or rinse with a cloth to make annoying messes disappear.

    32. And Reusable microfiber glass cleaning cloths you'll be glad you bought for wiping down light fixtures and other delicate surfaces. That trendy pendant hanging above your kitchen counter will be clean, shiny, and dust-free without a lot of elbow grease.

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