Does anyone ever wake up on a Saturday morning thinking about how much they want to scrub their toilet? Not likely. There are a million other fun things to do — and so many great ways to procrastinate — that you might feel like necessary household chores will never get done.
Unfortunately, if you want to eat on clean dishes and enjoy a shower without mildew, you have to do some cleaning eventually. But don’t fret — there are some great products to make the process easier. Here are 30 cleaning accessories to help you keep your home sparkling clean.
Sponge That Can Literally Clean EverythingMr. Clean Magic Erasers
So your kids drew on the walls with marker again? No worries. Mr. Clean Magic Erasers can literally clean any surface in your house. If you like to keep things natural, this is the perfect product for you. Just add a little water, and these handy sponges clean walls, bathtubs, ovens, light switches and much more — without the addition of soap or chemical cleaners.
Vacuum That Runs ItselfiRobot Roomba 960 Robot Vacuum
Ask people their least favorite chore, and the answer is often vacuuming. Luckily, appliances like the iRobot Roomba 960 will do the vacuuming for you. If you have an old, heavy vacuum that you have to lug up the stairs every few days, the Roomba will be a total game-changer.
Wipes That Allow You to Clean Without FussClorox Disinfecting Wipes with Micro-Scrubbers
Sometimes, you just need to clean up quickly, without a lot of fuss. Clorox disinfecting wipes with micro-scrubbers allow you to do just that. They provide the perfect option for wiping down the kitchen table, doing a quick once-over on the bathroom vanity and removing baked-on grime from the stove.
Washing Machine Cleaning Tablets That Keep Your Laundry Smelling FreshAffresh Washer Cleaner
Nothing is worse than a gunky, stinky washing machine. Your laundry goes in smelly — and comes back out smelly. Affresh washer cleaner tablets make it fast and easy to get your machine as squeaky clean as you want your clothes to be.
Power Scrubber That Gets All the Hard-to-Reach PlacesRubbermaid Reveal Power Scrubber with 1/2-inch General Cleaning Head
Everyone has those little spots where gunk just seems to grow: on the grout, around the tub, near the drain, et cetera. Nothing ever reaches into those tiny crevices — until the Rubbermaid Reveal Power Scrubber came along. With a 1/2-inch general cleaning brush head and an optional 1-inch head and specialized grout-cleaning head, this tool has got all the bases covered.
All-in-One Cleaning Kit for Your CooktopCerama Bryte Cooktop Cleaning Kit
If you cook, you know how dirty the top of your stove can get, often requiring an hour or more to clean. The Cerama Bryte cooktop cleaning kit totally changes the game. The simple kit contains everything you need to clean your stovetop in minutes, not hours.
Pet Hair Remover for Furniture, Car and CarpetVANHO Pet Hair Remover
Anyone with pets can tell you that animal hair quickly covers every surface in the house as soon as you let down your guard. The VANHO pet hair remover tool makes it easy to manage shedding (without a lot of work). All animals, from dogs and cats to ferrets and guinea pigs, have the potential to shed.
Cleaning Brush That's Perfect for Keyboards, Cell Phones and Other ElectronicsOXO Good Grips Electronics Cleaning Brush
Quick question: If you flip your computer keyboard over, what's going to fall out? Crumbs? Paper clips? A million loose dog hairs? The OXO Good Grips electronics cleaning brush grabs all that built-up junk so your keyboard (and other electronics) can operate efficiently.
No-Scrub, No-Rinse Spray CleanerMethod Daily Shower Spray Cleaner
Cleaning doesn't get much easier than "no scrubbing" and "no rinsing." With Method Daily Shower spray cleaner, it's really that simple. This naturally-derived cleaner can be used daily without scrubbing. Just mist the shower after every use, and let the spray do its work. The plant-based formula helps prevent soap scum, hard water stains, bacteria, mold and more.
Drill Brush Designed Especially for Your BathroomThe Original Drillbrush Power Scrubber
The Original Drillbrush Power Scrubber looks like it belongs on a construction site. The yellow and black brush attaches to the drill of your choice, becoming a powerful cleaning tool. You can use it to take rust off the grill, remove loose paint from your fence, scrub stubborn stains and so much more.
Deep Cleaning Brush Duo for Those Little Nooks And CranniesOXO Good Grips Deep Clean Brush Set
Another gem from OXO, the Good Grips deep clean brush set is a must-have in your cleaning arsenal. The set includes a large and small brush (with wiper blade) to clean nooks and crannies of all sizes.
Automatic Grill Cleaner That Makes Cookouts So Much EasierGrillbot Automatic Grill Cleaning Robot
The best thing about summer? Cooking on the grill. The worst thing about summer? Cleaning the grill. The downside could be a thing of the past if you use a tool like the Grillbot Automatic Grill Cleaning Robot. Think of the Grillbot as being like a Roomba — but for your BBQ. Set it down, turn it on and watch it work its way around the grill, cleaning as it goes.
Industrial Carpet Cleaning Machine That's Worth the CostBissell Big Green Professional Carpet Cleaner Machine
The Bissell Big Green professional carpet cleaning machine is one of the pricier options on this list, but if you’ve got carpet, it might be worth it. In most cases, the only way to really get dirty carpets clean is to rent a carpet steamer, and the rental fees can really add up.
Reusable Microfiber Cleaning Cloths That Are Good for the Earth and Your Bottom LineZeppoli Reusable Microfiber Cleaning Cloth Set
If you’re tired of wasting money on paper towels, Zeppoli reusable microfiber cleaning cloths might offer a solution. With 24 12-inch by 16-inch reusable cloths that are large enough for the messiest clean-ups, this set can keep you out of the paper towel aisle for a while. The super-soft microfiber won't scratch delicate surfaces, whether you're cleaning your computer or your solid wood dining table.
Hand-Held Steamer That Can Clean Your Entire HousePurSteam World's Best Steamer
When it comes to "small but mighty," the PurSteam World's Best Steamer fits the bill perfectly. This compact yet powerful steamer naturally cleans and disinfects your home without the use of harsh chemicals or artificial cleaners. The fast-heating machine warms up in just three to four minutes and can eliminate grease, grime, mold, stains and even bed bugs after just one use.
Professional Jewelry Cleaner That Keeps Your Baubles Looking NewMagnasonic Professional Ultrasonic Jewelry Cleaner
What do you do with your jewelry when it gets dingy and dirty? Take it to a jeweler for a pricey cleaning or look for an affordable DIY solution? The Magnasonic Professional Ultrasonic jewelry cleaner makes it easy to clean your own jewelry, watches, utensils and more right from the comfort of your home at a reasonable price.
Tool That Removes Even the Most Stubborn Pet HairJW GripSoft Pet Hair Magnet
Wouldn’t it be nice to never get up from the couch covered in pet hair ever again? The JW GripSoft pet hair magnet quickly and effectively removes pet hair from a variety of surfaces, including clothing, upholstery and carpet. The unique 7-inch rubber blade easily glides across surfaces, grabbing hair with its triple grooves as it goes.
Extendable Duster That Can Literally Reach Every SurfacePure Care Microfiber Feather Duster with Extension Pole
Have you ever tried to dust the exhaust fan in the bathroom? It’s not easy to do. However, with the Pure Care microfiber feather duster with extension Pole, it's easy to reach and clean any surface in your home, allowing you to quickly grab cobwebs and dust from even the hardest-to-reach places.
Blind Cleaner That Is WAY Better Than Your Old SocksFO&OSOBEIT Window Blind Cleaner Duster Brush
You know the old trick: Stick your hand inside an old sock and use it to clean your blinds, one slat at a time. Ugh! Could anything be more tedious? With the FO&OSOBEIT window blind cleaner duster brush, those days are long gone — permanently.
Slippers That Help You Clean While You LoungeSlipper Genie Microfiber Men's Slippers for Floor Cleaning
Relax and clean at the same time? Yes, please! Slipper Genie microfiber men's slippers for floor cleaning may look like a silly novelty product, but they get the job done at a great price.
Stainless Steel Cleaner That Eliminates Streaks in a SnapTherapy Premium Stainless Steel Cleaner & Polish
Ah, stainless steel — so lovely to look at, but so hard to keep clean. If you have kids or pets, you know the struggle is real. Therapy Premium stainless steel cleaner and polish takes some of the hard work out of maintaining your stainless steel appliances. With just a couple of quick squirts and a few seconds of polishing, you can have a brand-new (looking) refrigerator or stove.
Vacuum That Makes Cleaning Your Mattress EasyDyson V6 Mattress Handheld Vacuum
File this one under: Things you didn't know you needed. The Dyson V6 Mattress handheld vacuum is designed specifically for keeping your mattress clean. That may sound like a waste of money to some people, but it really does make the task much easier.
Adorable Microwave Cleaner That Eliminates Crud In MinutesTOPIST Angry Mama Microwave Cleaner
The TOPIST Angry Mama Microwave Cleaner is probably the cutest product on this list. Everybody loves an all-natural product that also does a butt-kickin’ job, and this angry little lady checks all the boxes. Microwaves get unbelievably dirty. (Leave your dinner in for just a moment too long, and it might explode all over the place.)
Amazing Product for Anyone Sick of Cleaning Hair Out of the DrainTubShroom
The TubShroom tackles the nasty problem of hair-clogged drains. It’s the perfect solution for anyone with hair who likes to shower. The average person loses more than 100 hairs a day, mostly during washing. The result? Gross clumps of hair that have to be fished out of the drain to avoid clogs. Yuck.
Classic Swiffer WetJetSwiffer WetJet Hardwood Floor Spray Mop
The Swiffer WetJet hardwood floor spray map has been a must-have tool for some time. After all, who wants to deal with the hassle and mess of a mop and bucket? The Swiffer WetJet makes cleaning hardwood floors so much easier.
Amazing Gutter Cleaning RobotiRobot Looj 330 Gutter Cleaning Robot
iRobot is another brand that managed to snag two spots on this list. The amazing Looj 330 Gutter Cleaning Robot comes with a hefty price tag, but it makes cleaning the gutters a million times easier (and a million times safer).
Self-Cleaning Litter Box That Takes the "Yuck" Out of Owning a CatScoopFree Ultra Self-Cleaning Cat Litter Box
Sure, you love your cat — but do you love cleaning her litter box? With the ScoopFree Ultra self-cleaning cat litter box you can say goodbye to daily scooping. Your cat can use this box for weeks with no need for scooping, cleaning or refilling.
Handy Window Washer Squeegee SpongeEttore 65000 Professional Window Cleaning Kit
You know how you should save the best for last? Well, this one is last for a reason. Everyone hates cleaning windows — that's a fact — but the Ettore 65000 professional window cleaning kit makes the experience almost enjoyable. The kit comes with a 12-inch squeegee, 10-inch washer and extendable poles with non-slip grips.