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    23 Products To Help Make Washing Your Dishes Less Of A Pain

    From here on out you and your roomie will be fighting over who gets to clean the dishes.

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    1. Natural dish soap from Puracy with fast-rinsing suds that won't leave your hands feeling cracked and dry after you've spent the night mindlessly washing your dishes.

    2. Bottle cleaning tablets you'll start hoarding after seeing how amazingly clean your water bottle is after just one use. Grimy water stains? See ya' NEVER.

    3. Reusable rubber gloves with built-in soap scrubbers you can use to get deep in the crevices of your griddle pans, pots, etc., without ruining the manicure you got yesterday. You're welcome.

    4. A detergent booster that'll not only clean your dishwasher, but leave your favorite wine glass crystal clear.

    5. An assortment of dip clips, so you can indulge in a variety of your favorite condiments without making your plate look like an artist's canvas.

    6. Odor-free dish cloths that'll let you scrub your plates until they sparkle without dealing with a gross, mildew-y smell.

    7. Love Home and Planet dish soap you can use to zen out while you clean your dinner plates. Their scents are so soothing you'll need to refrain from bathing in it.

    8. A dishwasher cleaner designed to dissolve and remove odor-causing residue, so you won't pull your silverware out to find it looks crusty and half-washed.

    9. Bar Keepers Friend soft cleanser you can use to scrub down your dishes and leave them gleaming like the day you first placed them in your cabinets.

    10. Or the same product in powder form that'll restore the porcelain your grandma left you to the way it looked when she got it 60 years ago on her wedding day.

    11. A non-slip blade cleaning brush you can use to confidently clean knives that DON'T belong in the dishwasher without fear of losing a digit.

    12. A Jetz Scrubz sponge that won't scratch chrome, copper, stainless steel, crystal or porcelain, making it the perfect addition to your cleaning product arsenal.

    13. Cutting board oil you can use on your wooden spoons and oversized salad bowl for a quick and easy way to have 'em looking brand spankin' new.

    14. A dishwasher cleaner to prevent food build-up and ensure your dishes come out as clean as possible. What's that sound? Ah, it's silence you can now enjoy without your parents judging your cleaning abilities when they come over for dinner.

    15. Silicone cooktop scrubbers that'll FINALLY remove the burnt sauce that overflowed and seemed to make itself at home both on top of your stove and on the bottom of all your pots. Added bonus? It smells like peaches!

    16. A KitchenAid soap dispensing brush to save your hands from getting all shriveled while you try to remove burnt-on bit from your glassware before popping it into the dishwasher.

    17. Mrs. Meyer's lemon verbena dish soap to not only leave your dishes squeaky clean, but also have your kitchen smelling fresher than ever even if you have been procrastinating throughout out your week-old trash.

    18. Or Mrs. Meyers dishwasher detergent pods with a crisp basil scent that'll leave your favorite plates shining like the top of the Chrysler building.

    19. An OXO dish squeegee to clear leftover bits of food off your plates and bowls with just a quick swipe. Just think of how satisfying you'll feel after using this tool instead of scrubbing forever.

    20. Seventh Generation dish soap you'll love if you have sensitive skin because it's plant-based, perfectly cleans pots and pants, and'll keep your hands feeling soft.

    21. An OXO bottle brush that'll assure you never find yourself sipping out of a water bottle filled with dried gunk you didn't know was in there. *gags*

    22. A dishwasher net to keep smaller items in place and prevent your cups and bowls from filling with water during the rinse cycle (and therefore NOT getting clean).

    23. And Dawn dishwashing liquid soap just like the kind your mom always kept on hand — you'll always be able to rely on this tried-and-true classic to keep you plates super clean.

    Now, time to start on that pile of dishes you've been neglecting for days.

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