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    Updated on Mar. 17, 2020. Posted on Mar. 17, 2020

    35 Cleaning Products That’ll Make Doing Chores Suck Less

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    1. A roll of reusable paper towels that you can use over 120 times before you throw them away. They're made of bamboo, making them incredibly durable and absorbent, and you can wash them by hand or pop them in the washing machine when they get dirty.

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    You can even use them with your Swiffer to clean your floors. One roll of bamboo towels can replace up to 60 paper towel rolls.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $14.99+ (also available in packs of two and four).

    2. A cute little microwave cleaner that'll literally blow off steam to soften and lift dirt and food stains from your microwave, making it so much easier to clean. Fill her body with a bit of water and vinegar and put her in the microwave for seven minutes.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $14.99.

    3. An electric power scrubber that has an extendable arm, so you don't have to bend over to clean your tub or to get to those hard to reach places. It's also a great cleaning tool for anyone who has mobility issues or back pain.

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    The scrubber is cordless, making it easy to carry, and comes with three brush heads sizes to clean different surfaces. It has a rechargeable battery and comes with a charging cord.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $65.99.

    4. An all-natural carpet cleaner that'll remove stains and odours without bleaching or discolouring your carpets. You can spray it before using a carpet cleaner machine, or add it to a bucket of warm water and use a towel or brush to clean your carpets by hand.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $28.46.

    5. A handheld vacuum with a long and narrow nozzle that fits in all those hard-to-reach spots in your house and car. The detachable dirt bowl and filter makes it super easy to dump out waste and clean it between uses.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $75.59+ (also available with a motorized brush for pet hair).

    6. An eco-friendly wine remover spray, if you're drinking a glass of red, red wine. It's made with a citrusy blend of fruit and vegetable extracts, making it bleach-free, biodegradable, and safe to use around children and pets.

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    Check out BuzzFeed's full review of the Wine Away Red wine stain remover.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $20.33.

    7. A can of fume-free oven cleaner that'll dissolve all the grease stains and dried food residue lining the walls of your oven, broiler, or barbecue. This spray makes it infinitely easier to deep clean your appliances and leaves only a fresh lemon scent behind.

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    Get a pack of three on Amazon Canada for $27.86.

    8. A pack of super-absorbent microfibre cloths that are gentle, but durable enough to use on any and every surface in your home. They can be used without chemical cleaners and won't leave behind lint or streak marks.

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    Plus, they're completely reusable, so you can throw them in the washing machine with your dish towels for continued use.

    Get a pack of 24 on Amazon Canada for $19.25+ (also available in packs of 36, 48, and 144).

    9. A pair of cleaning brushes that'll remove the grout and grime that builds up around your shower tiles, and bathroom and kitchen sinks. They’re made with extra-durable nylon bristles that won’t weaken or wear out over time, so you can finally stop using your old toothbrushes to reach those hard-to-clean spots.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $8.

    10. A pack of cleaning sponges that'll remove those mysterious stains and marks on all the surfaces in your home. It'll cut through all the grease that's built up on your kitchen counters and remove grime, grout, and soap stains in your bathroom. It's pre-infused with cleaner, so all you need to do is wet it with water.

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    Get a pack of two on Amazon Canada for $4.29+ (also available in packs of four).

    11. A bottle of leather conditioner that'll restore your shoes, bags, and furniture to their former glory. It'll soften, moisturize, and protect new and old leather, and one treatment will last up to six months.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $26.95+ (available in three sizes).

    12. And a bottle of wood polish that'll treat and protect all the wooden surfaces in your home. The blend of beeswax and orange oil will prevent wood from drying and add a natural shine to your furniture.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $17.25+ (available in four sizes).

    13. A cleaning pen that'll make all your jewelry shimmer and shine like it used to. The brush has soft, long bristles that can clean every inch of your jewelry without scratching it, and the cleanser is safe to use on diamonds, precious gemstones, gold, and platinum jewelry.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $19.30.

    14. A pack of Affresh cleaning tablets, because dishwashers need a bath every now and then, too. It's a slow-dissolve, foaming tablet that'll remove any residue that's built up and turn your washer back into a mean, clean dishwashing machine!

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    Get a pack of six on Amazon Canada for $26.95.

    15. An eco-friendly cleansing shampoo that'll wash all your makeup brushes, applicators, and sponges, because it's been a while, TBH. It's free of fragrance and petroleum-based ingredients, so it won't leave your skin irritated.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $16.86+ (also available in sets of two).

    16. A daily shower cleaning spray that'll prevent soap scum from building up on your walls and bathtub. Use it after every shower and then walk away. There's no need to scrub, rinse, or wipe!

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $3.98.

    17. A microfibre duster that is designed specifically to clean your window blinds. The three blades fit perfectly between each shutter to dust two blinds at a time!

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    The brush comes with five microfiber sleeves that can be washed for continued use.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $34.82.

    18. A pair of durable rubber gloves that'll keep your hands dry while you wash the dishes, or protect them from harsh chemicals when you're cleaning the rest of the house.

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    Get a pack of three on Amazon Canada for $15.88 (available in sizes S-L).

    19. Or a pair of silicone gloves that have little scrubbing pads on the palms, so you don't have to use a sponge. They're waterproof, heat resistant, and very easy to clean, so they won't hold onto residue like a traditional sponge.

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    You can also use them to remove dust from your clothes and carpets or catch stray hairs from your shedding pet.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $13.50.

    20. A small-but-mighty vacuum cleaner that barely weighs three pounds, so you can carry it up and down the stairs without throwing out your back. It can also detach from the stick to become handheld, making it much easier to vacuum every inch of your house.

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    Check out BuzzFeed's full review of the Bissell Featherweight Stick Vacuum (#13 on the list).

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $36.99+ (available in three colours).

    21. A tiny robotic vacuum that'll be an absolute godsend to anyone who hates vacuuming. This little helper will quietly clean your floors so you don't have to. Plus, you can schedule it to vacuum for up to 100 minutes before it needs to be emptied.

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    All you have to do is make sure all your cables are neatly tucked away, so this sleek-looking rugrat doesn't get tangled up.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $299.99+ (available in black and white).

    22. A sock organizer that you can throw in the washer and dryer, so you never lose another sock again. Just attach your socks in pairs and use the adjustable slider to secure them. It'll hold both adult and kid socks, and it comes with a hook, so you can hang it up in your closet for storage.

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    Reviewers love how easy it is to use this organizer and that it made laundry easier because they don't have to sort their socks.

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99+ (available in three colors).

    23. An electric lint remover that'll gently remove stray fibres from your clothes and furniture, so they look as good as new. It comes with a long USB cord to plug into your laptop or power bank charger, making it a great travel-friendly tool.

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    The lint remover comes with a power cord, an extra blade, a storage bag, and a cleaning brush. Check out BuzzFeed's full review of the Union Fabric Shaver Lint Remover (#1 on the list).

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $14.99.

    24. A pack of biodegradable cleaning tablets that'll clean your coffee mug or water bottle in no time flat. They eliminate lingering odours and stains inside your bottle and come in a tiny, travel-friendly package, so you can take them with you anywhere.

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    They work on both stainless steel and plastic water bottles or containers. Just fill with water and drop in a tablet like it's hot!

    Get a pack of 12 on Amazon Canada for $16.62+ (also available in packs of two and three).

    25. A pack of eco-friendly air purifying bags that'll remove bad odours from your clothes and shoes. They’re made with activated charcoal to absorb excess moisture and prevent mould and bacteria.

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    Plus, they can last up to two years. Just place them outside in the sun once a month for at least one hour to reactivate the charcoal. Check out BuzzFeed’s full review of the MOSO NATURAL Mini Air Purifying Bag.

    Get a pack of four on Amazon Canada for $24.95.

    26. A small drainer protector that'll catch stray hairs before they slide down the pipes. It’ll save you from a clogged drain and the disgusting chore of having to remove hair from it.

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    The TubShroom fits in most drains. To clean it, just remove the hair, and then wipe it down with a paper towel or cleansing wipe. Check out BuzzFeed's full review of the TubShroom.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $14.99+ (available in six colours).

    27. A dishwasher magnet that lets everybody know once and for all whether the dishes are clean or dirty. If you live with a lot of people, this magnet will save you a lot of time and energy.

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    Check out BuzzFeed's full review of the Dishwasher Magnet (#7 on the list).

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $8.99+ (available in three colours).

    28. A ball of slime that'll remove dust from your keyboard and other electronic devices. The cleaning putty is an eco-friendly alternative to dust wipes because it's reusable and biodegradable!

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $11.99.

    29. A set of adorable owl pan scrapers that'll remove hardened food from your pots and pans, so you don't have to use your nails, steel wool, or a knife to do it. They're made of nylon, so they won't scratch or damage your cookware.

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    Get a set of three on Amazon Canada for $7.75.

    30. A smart funnel for your kitchen and bathroom that'll make it way easier to fill empty containers and transfer the last bit of product into a new bottle. It has clips on the top to hold the bottle upside down, so you don't have to stand there and hold it yourself.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $29.44+ (available in three colours and in multipacks).

    31. A shower squeegee that'll remove water from the shower walls to prevent water spots, soap scum, and mildew from building up. It comes with a suction cup hook, so you can hang it on the wall for easy access.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $10.

    32. A super-tiny beauty spatula that'll help you get every last drop of your beauty products out of the bottle. The flexible silicone head and long, narrow handle can fit into your favourite makeup and skincare bottles. And when the containers are cleaned out, they're in the perfect condition to be recycled!

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    Get a pack of two on Amazon Canada for $9.28.

    33. A pair of microfibre slippers that'll make cleaning your floors easier and WAY more entertaining. They're soft enough that you can use them on any floor, and they're reusable, so once you're done cleaning, you can throw them in the wash.

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    Get it Amazon Canada for $11.56+ (available in three colours).

    34. A small basin, if you just want to wash a couple of things and don't have enough stuff to do a full load of laundry. It has handles on the side, so you can transfer it from the sink to the counter. There's also a plug at the bottom that'll drain the water once you're done.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $28.32+ (available in three colours).

    35. And finally, a long and flexible drain snake that has over 4,000 tiny hooks to pick up all the gunk and debris hiding in your kitchen and bathroom pipes. It’ll save you time and money in the long run, because you won’t have to hire a plumber or buy chemical drain cleaners. It’s absolutely disgusting, but incredibly satisfying to use.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $10.95+ (also available with rotating handle).

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