Skip To Content

    22 Products That Will Make Cleaning Your House Suck A Lot Less

    "Alexa, play 'No Scrubs' by TLC!"

    We hope you love the products we recommend! All of them were independently selected by our editors. Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page if you decide to shop from them. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.

    1. 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.

    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    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).

    2. 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.

    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $4.27.

    3. A pack of eco-friendly wipes and cleansing shampoo to wash all your makeup brushes, applicators, and sponges, because TBH it's been a while. Both are free of fragrance and petroleum-based ingredients, so they won't damage your brushes or irritate to your skin.

    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get the wipes on Amazon Canada for $10.99 and the shampoo for $22.15.

    4. 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.

    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $62+ (also available with a motorized brush for pet hair).

    5. 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.

    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $8.

    6. A daily shower cleaning spray that prevents 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!

    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $3.96.

    7. 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!

    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

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

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $10.14.

    8. A small robotic vacuum that'll become your new cleaning companion. This little rugrat will quietly vacuum your floors for up to 100 minutes while you take care of the rest!

    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

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

    9. 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.

    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $9.95+ (also available with rotating handle).

    10. A high-efficiency air purifier that'll keep your air clean AF! It has a smart filter that removes common household allergens like pet dander, dust, and pollen from the air, so you can breathe easy.

    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    The air purifier has a built-in replacement feature that'll remind you when the filter needs to be changed (about every six to eight months).

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $119.99 (available in black and white).

    11. A game-changing drainer protector that catches stray hairs before they slide down the pipes. This genius tool will save you from a clogged drain and the disgusting chore of having to remove hair from it.

    Amazon / Via amazon.ca, BuzzFeed / Via buzzfeed.com

    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.

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

    Check out BuzzFeed's full review of the TubShroom.

    12. An angry little mama 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.

    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $8.80.

    13. A small plastic scraping tool that'll help you remove dried food stains from any household surface. The scraper won't leave scratch marks on your countertops or walls and will keep you from using your nail or random tool to scrape away those mysterious residues.

    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get a pack of three on Amazon Canada for $10.99.

    14. A set of flexible bottle cleaning brushes because we all have a coffee mug or water bottle that needs a little TLC. The brushes have extra-long handles to reach the bottom of any bottle, and they're great for cleaning other kitchen items and accessories like pitchers, metals straws, kettle spouts, and water bottle lids.

    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get a pack of five on Amazon Canada for $14.99 (available in four colours).

    15. Or, drop one of these biodegradable cleaning tablets in your coffee mug and water bottle for a quick and easy clean. The tablets eliminate lingering odors and stains inside your bottle and come in a tiny, travel-friendly package, so you can take them with you anywhere.

    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    The tablets work on both stainless steel and plastic water bottles or containers. Just fill with water and drop in a tablet like its hot!

    Get a pack of 12 on Amazon Canada for $21.33+ (also available in packs of two and three).

    16. A bestselling pet hair remover brush that'll make you cut ties with your lint roller immediately. This roller is reusable, so you don't have to worry about buying refills. And you can use it on any fabric in the house to pick up every last strand of dreaded pet fur.

    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $7.89.

    17. 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. The scrubber is cordless for easy portability and comes with three brush heads sizes to clean different surfaces.

    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    It has a rechargeable battery and comes with a charging cord.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $57.99.

    18. A double-ended cleaning brush that'll wipe away all the dirt, dust, and grime between the keys on your laptop. The brushes are made of sturdy silicone, and are perfectly sculpted to get into those hard to reach places on your electronics.

    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Use it to gently clean your computer screens, camera lenses, and cellphones.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $6.29.

    19. 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.

    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get a pack of three on Amazon Canada for $13.88 (available in sizes S-L).

    20. An innovative feather duster that has an extendable handle, so you can reach every dust bunny in your house. The duster is made with coated fibers that stick to dust and hold on for dear life.

    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    The handle comes with four dusters. You can pick up a box of refills here!

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $12.99.

    21. A handheld steam cleaner that'll break down all the grease and grime without using any chemicals. You can also use it as a traditional steamer to sanitize and de-wrinkle your clothes and fabric furniture.

    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    It also comes with eleven accessories: five nozzle attachments, a door and window cleaning tool, a funnel, a measuring cup, and a towel sleeve.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $46.99 (available in yellow and blue).

    22. And finally, a tiny-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 easier to vacuum every inch of your house in no time flat!

    Amazon / Via amazon.ca

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $36.99+ (available in two colours and with a motorized brush).

    You getting into the cleaning mood:

    20th Century Fox