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    Posted on Mar 16, 2020

    24 Products To Help With Those Little Tasks You've Been Putting Off For Ages

    There's no reason to procrastinate now.

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    1. This car scratch remover cloth is basically magic, so you can get your car gleaming again with ease.

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    It also works wonders on bird droppings and paint oxidisation alongside scratches! It can be used around 10-15 times, just put it back in the sealed bag it comes with to help it retain its effectiveness.

    Price: £9.99

    2. Some bits of your home are just really tricky to dust (which is why they end up gathering quite a lot of the stuff), but this extendable microfibre duster means you can finally clean all those spots you've been meaning to.

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    The head is bendable and flexible, allowing you to get into and around tricky nooks and crannies. It also covers quite a large surface area which means you can pick up more dust in less time! You'll even be able to give your ceiling lamps a proper clean as the handle on this extends up to 95in.

    Price: £7.99

    3. While nothing can make defrosting a freezer less of a pain, these sheets will prevent the buildup of ice and frost so that it won't need defrosting again anytime soon.

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    These easy-to-clean reusable sheets are a real game changer if you ever have to deal with a buildup of ice that makes it impossible to shut your freezer properly.

    Price: £3.40 for two

    4. It's time to tackle the mould in your bathroom with this insanely highly-rated mould remover spray.

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    Spray this on your grout, shower walls, or anywhere else with some stubborn mould, leave it for 30 seconds and then wipe it away to reveal a gleaming mould-free surface! It's got a pretty amazing 4.6-star average rating from over 2,500 reviews and it even helps to control the regrowth of mould too.

    Price: £7.49

    5. Make it easier to see what's actually in your clothes drawer at a glance with these organisation boxes.

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    They can be folded away easily when you're not using them or want to take them while traveling, and the fact they're reinforced with cardboard means they won't become misshapen over time. You'll get two small boxes, two medium, and two large.

    Price: £11.99 for six

    6. When was the last time you cleaned your makeup brushes? Exactly. This cleansing gel will remove nearly all the makeup residue from them!

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    This easily removes residue, oils, and other impurities from your brushes, with reviewers saying that it leaves their brushes looking new and the bristles feeling soft!

    Price: £6.15

    7. This mop and bucket has a foot-operated wringer so you can control the amount of moisture in the microfibre mop head, helping to make cleaning your floors more efficient.

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    The red microfibre strands streaked through the mop pick up to 20% more particles than regular ones, giving your floors a thorough clean. The triangular head also makes it super easy to reach any tricky corners! It has a built in spout at the front too, which means you can pour out dirty water with minimal mess.

    Price: £22.50

    8. Say goodbye to the dust (and if we're being honest, crumbs) on your keyboard with this cleaning slime that's grossly satisfying to use.

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    With over 2,300 reviews and a 4.4-star average rating, it's hard to doubt the effectiveness of this cleaner! Because it's so malleable it can get into difficult cavities and won't leave any residue behind either. Just apply it to the area you want to clean for a few second, before peeling it away to reveal all the debris the slime has collected.

    Price: £5.95

    9. Cleaning your fridge shelves can be gross and a lot of hassle, but these fridge liners are easy to remove and wash which you don't have to scrub spilt food off the actual shelves.

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    On top of protecting your fridge shelves from any muck, they also help to keep your produce fresher for longer as it protects your fruit and veg from coming into contact with any collected water. They can be cut to fit your fridge perfectly and when you want to clean them they can easily be removed.

    Price: £7.98 for eight liners

    10. If you keep meaning to do a proper food shop instead of ordering in, this magnetic meal planning pad has a section for you to plan your menu for the week and a tearaway part to jot your shopping list down on.

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    We all know that making food at home is cheaper than ordering in, but when you get in from work and have no idea of what to make or what's in your fridge, it gets pretty tempting to spend the extra cash for the sake of convenience! That's where this nifty pad comes in – the shopping list bit is even divided into sections such as "dairy" and "meat and fish" to make your trip to the supermarket more efficient.

    Price: £6.99

    11. These Limey Tap descalers make it so much easier to clean the gunk off your taps. They'll properly immerse your taps in cleaning solution and the hook design means it'll actually stay put.

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    Taps need to sit in descaling solution for quite a while in order for it to get to work, and these lil' gadgets are just the thing to help. Fill them with a descaling solution of your choice, attach them to your taps, and then just wait for the descaler to do its job. You can reuse these over and over, and as you get two you can use one for your kitchen and one for your bathroom.

    Price: £8.25 for two

    12. Grout looking a bit grubby but not gotten around to sorting it? This grout pen is a fast (and cheap) way to make the spaces between your tiles look new.

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    This water-based, non-toxic pen can cover up to 60 metres of grout lines, and it also contains antibacterial agents which help to prevent the regrowth of mould.

    Price: £3.85

    13. It's time to finally hang those prints you've been meaning to put up, and with these picture hooks you won't need to use any tools to do it!

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    It turns out that finally doing a gallery wall in your home isn't as tricky as it looks! Place these strips firmly on the back of your frames and they'll attach your pictures securely to the wall without leaving any residue behind if and when you decide to remove them. This kit will hang up to 15 pictures!

    Price: £15.78

    14. This spray will remove stubborn creases on your clothes, making ironing a breeze.

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    Getting creases out of linens and cotton is such a pain, but that's where this 4.4-star rated spray comes in! Customers say it really does make creases so much easier to iron out, plus it leaves clothes smelling great too!

    Price: £12.31

    15. Cleaning blind slats and car vents can be notoriously tricky - which is why most of us put it off - but it's no trouble at all with these specially designed dusters.

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    Because they can clean two slats on your blinds at once, you'll be able to get the job done more quickly, and the unique design means you can really clamp onto wherever you want to dust for a better clean.

    Price: £7.99 for three

    16. Get rid of the rust stains and hard water deposits on your toilet bowl without scratching the ceramic, thanks to this pumice cleaning stone.

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    The handle makes it perfect for cleaning the toilet bowl without the fear of getting your hands dirty, and customers say it works wonders for removing stubborn marks. FYI, remember to wet the stone before use to help it work at its best!

    Price: £12.99 for four

    17. Are your pans precariously stacked on top of one another so that trying to get one out is always a nightmare? This rack will keep them easily and neatly within reach.

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    It's got loads of happy customers, a 4.7-star average rating from almost 500 reviews, and its 33cm width means it should easily fit into your cupboard.

    Price: £11.43

    18. Restore your leather sofas back to their best with this highly-rated conditioner that delivers some seriously impressive results.

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    This balsam has no colour so it will restore your leather to its original colour rather than dyeing it. It also conditions your leather and helps to prolong its life, leaving it noticeably softer. 81% of reviewers have given this five stars, praising how it brings their leather back to life and that only a little bit of product is needed!

    Price: £12

    19. For anyone whose hallway is in need of some organisation, this entryway rack is surprisingly affordable!

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    No matter how many shoes, bags, and jackets take up space in your hallway, this rack will be able to handle it – it has 18 hooks that can all bear weight of up to 5kg, plus a three-tier set of shelves below that can handle 40kg each. The simple, understated design will work with pretty much any decor, and because parts of the rack are already welded together it's easy to assemble too.

    Price: £35.99

    20. Burnt-on stains and rust can be removed more easily than you'd think with this pan and soleplate cleaner that only needs water to work.

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    This eco friendly, non toxic, and cruelty-free cleaner will get at the hard-to-remove marks on the undersides of your pans and the soleplate of your iron, and it can even revive your grout!

    Price: £6.97

    21. Consider this a sign that it's time to clean all the dust from inside and behind your radiators. Seriously, using this flexible brush means it's actually no hassle at all.

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    This bendy brush will get right into those lil' spaces, and you'll probably feel pretty surprised when you see the dust and dirt that was lurking there!

    Price: £9.95

    22. As you start to put your winter boots away for the spring, it's as good a time as any to use this foot peel mask that'll get to work removing the dry skin on your feet.

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    People who have bought this think the (slightly gross) results are amazing – and if the customer images are anything to go by, they're right! Wear them for 60 minutes and by day six you should start to see some very satisfyingly icky peeling happen! The secret is in the nourishing and exfoliating ingredients these are packed full of, such as citric acid to slough off dead skin and peach kernels to leave skin feeling soft.

    Price: £13.99 for two pairs

    23. Cover up the superficial scuffs and scratches on your table with this set of retouching pens and wax sticks.

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    There's six different colours; maple, oak, cherry, walnut, mahogany, and black, so there's bound to be one that is the perfect match for your furniture. Just go over whatever scratches you want to conceal and this will cover them no problem, and it's fast-drying so you won't need to worry about accidentally smearing or smudging it.

    Price: £9.99 for six pens, six wax sticks, and a sharpener

    24. Panini presses, stovetop griddles, and waffle irons are pretty annoying to clean – that is unless you've got this OXO brush that has long flexible bristles designed to get into all those ridges.

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    The bristles are strategically placed to properly clean those annoying ridges, but are still gentle enough to be safe to use on your nonstick pans. It's also got a silicone wiper blade that acts as a damage-free way to remove food and grease from the grooves. FYI, if you've got a George Foreman grill lots of reviewers say this brush is perfect for cleaning those! Oh, and did I mention this brush has also got a 4.5-star average from 2,242 ratings?

    Price: £8