Cleaning is the worst; we get it, but just because we hate it doesn’t mean it should go undone. Here at SPY, we understand how much of a drag cleaning can be, so we’ve taken the time to find you some supplies that make it easy. Everything here can be sourced straight from Amazon and be at your door before the weekend. Heck, some can even be delivered on the same day. These aren’t just your everyday products, though. They’re all small miracles in attractive packaging. We’re talking literal set-it-and-forget-it products that make it look like you did a day’s worth of cleaning when it only took you maybe ten minutes.
Did you know your toilet bowl, dishwasher, washing machine and even your Keurig can clean themselves? And how about that mildewy sidewalk leading up to your house? Did you know that you don’t need a pressure washer to have it look like new? Trust us when we say you want to look at this list, but you don’t have to take our word for it. We’ve made sure that everything here is highly reviewed and still landing above four stars in the overall rating; because we know how many ‘miracle’ products are out there and we wanted to find the ones that actually work. So go on, fill up your cart for a change.
Window Blind Cleaner Duster Brush
Blinds are one of those parts of the house that sneak up on you. Before you know it, they’re filthy! Instead of driving yourself crazy with bulky dusters, get one of these blind cleaners. They’re specifically made to reach between each blind, cleaning the top and bottom at the same time with a single swipe.
24-Hour Disinfectant Spray
Don’t you wish there was a spray that would keep cleaning after you sprayed it? Well, if you haven’t guessed from our cliche, there is! Microban is a relatively new product that’s blowing the minds of consumers. It’s perfect for doorknobs, counters and other household surfaces that are better disinfected. It will not only disinfect your surface but will keep it clean for up to 24 hours.
Washing Machine Cleaner
After a while, your washing machine will build up residue and grime that regular soap and water won’t be able to clean. Once a month, pop one of these Tide Cleaners into the empty machine and run a normal wash. One packet is strong enough to thoroughly clean the machine’s inner workings leaving you with a fresher machine and cleaner clothes in the proess.
Garbage Disposal Cleaner
Some of the worst smells we’ve ever encountered have come from garbage disposals. The powerful foam from these tablets breaks down and cleans what you can’t see under the surface for about $1 each, a bargain! They are completely septic-safe and can be used once a month or as needed.
Cleaning in tight spaces like our keyboards and gear shifters frankly doesn’t happen often enough. This gel cleaner is a sticky, reusable glob of slime that stays together when shoved into cracks and crevices. Dirt and other tiny contaminates stick to it and get pulled right out. When you’re done, give it a rinse, and it’s ready to go again.
Clorox Disinfecting Mist
The quickest way to clean an entire space is by disinfecting it, right? This Clorox Disinfecting Mist is safe on all surfaces and works as a 3-in-1. It is a fabric refresher, a disinfectant, and an odor eliminator all in one. Just spray and go.
Tub & Tile Scrubber
It’s time to stop procrastinating and go clean your shower! This extendable scrubber to make cleaning your shower easier and avoid the back and knee pain that can result from trying to reach every nook and cranny. It extends up to 42 inches and the head pivots to clean at all angles.
Scrub Daddy Damp Duster
It’s not easy to have over 18,000 reviews on Amazon and still maintain a 4.8-star rating, so we had to put this duster on our list! It’s a reusable duster that you lightly wet before use. It absorbs dust in the tracks and keeps it there because of its spongy texture. Since it’s reusable, you’ll always have it on hand.
Drain Clog Remover & Cleaner
Instead of pulling out a monster made of mold, mildew and your wife’s long hair — opt for just pouring Drano. It cuts through and dissolves messes fast and comes with a money-back guarantee. Even if your tub is completely clogged, the gel will drop down the standing water into the drain and attack the clog.
Toilet Bowl Cleaner Tablets
The days of scrubbing a dirty toilet bowl with an even dirtier toilet scrubber are over. These cleaning tablets get put in the toilet tank and will clean your bowl with each flush. Every tablet lasts up to 15 days and slowly creates a film over the bowl that will stop stubborn stains before they start.
Silicone Brush Scrubber Gloves
It’s time to get our hands dirty and clean! You don’t have to get them dirty, but you know what we mean. These scrubber gloves protect your hands and have silicone bristles to help you scrub. They’re great when you need to get into small details like dishes, tires and pet coats.
Mopping is one of those things that has to happen, so the best we can do is make it as easy as possible. This top seller is a spray mop that kills 99% of bacteria with just water and two teaspoons of cleaning solution. No batteries are required, and the double-sided microfiber will clean longer and better than the competition.
Mildew-Resistant Absorbent Sock
Water leaks happen, and changing out towels all the time will get old fast. This Mildew-Resistant Absorbent Sock is designed to sit in front of leaky appliances and doorways and will soak up excess water before it has time to damage the floors. They’re great for garages and basements!
Shower, Tub & Tile Cleaner
As soon as we read that this Shower and Tile Cleaner was scrub-free, we added it to our list. All you have to do is spray this solution onto your surface and it will immediately get to work breaking down mold, mildew, soap scum, lime scale, rust and anything else plaguing your bathroom.
Tub O’ Towels
Cleaning tough stains like oil, tar and grease won’t come easy with traditional cleaning wipes. This Tub O’ Towels has a unique formula that separates the bond between stains and surfaces while being gentle on human skin, allowing you to clean tough messes without drying out your hands.
Angry Mama Microwave Cleaner
Disgusting microwaves are, unfortunately, way more common than you may think. This Angry Mama cleaning one a less tedious job by steaming up and loosening dried-on messes so they’re easier to wipe. Just fill her to the line with water and vinegar, turn on your microwave, and watch her blow off some steam.
Carpet & Upholstery Cleaner
Cleaning things like couches and chairs is impossible without hiring a professional cleaner or renting a high-dollar machine. Now, we can have our own personal Upholstery Cleaner sent straight to our door and keep it on hand. The cleaner doesn’t even have to be emptied before storage. It literally stays ready to go!
Cleaning Cups for Keurig Machines
Keurig Machines are often forgotten about when it comes to cleaning, so it’s safe to say most of ours have a significant amount of build-up right now. Quick & Clean is a cleaning solution that breaks down residues and improves the life of your machine. You put them in just like any other K-Cup.
The Pink Stuff Miracle All-Purpose Cleaning Paste
The Pink Stuff is trending online and we can see why. This all-purpose cleaner is safe for every surface and scrubs away some of the toughest messes. It won’t scratch or streak and will clean everything from mildew in the shower to markers on the wall.
Dryer Vent Cleaner Kit
It’s essential that you have tools like this cleaning kit that can effectively reach into the pipes and clear out build-up. It will not only keep your clothes fresh but it will also help prevent fires! Even if you clear the vent before each dry, lint and other debris will still get caught in the ventilation and can cause severe problems with your dryer.
Pet Hair Remover Rake
If you have pets and a carpet you know vacuuming doesn’t cut it, especially if your dog or cat has longer hair. This pet hair remover rake is a firm silicone brush that collects hair as you sweep it across the carpet. You’ll regret not getting one sooner!
Bottle Brush Cleaner
Reusable water bottles are a great way to reduce our carbon footprint but getting them all the way clean is a challenge none of us enjoy. These bottle brushes come in a pack of two that are fit for all-sized bottles. They squeeze into the lid and expand to get into all the crevices.
Extender Handle for Dusters
Look at your ceiling fans and the top of your floor lamps. Don’t worry, we won’t tell anyone, but go ahead and get yourself one of these Swiffer extender handles. They help you reach up into those neglected spots that need not-be-so-neglected.
Pet Hair Remover
Pet hair sticks into the fibers of our furniture and resists vacuuming. Lint rollers were the first solution to this problem but unfortunately, people would go through full rolls without even making a dent! The ChomChom Roller uses friction to pick up hair like a lint roller but then empties the dirt and hair into a chamber. It’s completely reusable and works like a charm.
Car washes can try all they want, but the simple fact of the matter is a good wash by hand will always be better for our windshields. This car window cleaner has an ergonomic angle and pivoting head that helps you add pressure and properly scrub your windows clean.
Arm & Hammer Fridge Fresh
Sometimes the traditional methods are best, and baking soda as a deodorizer is one of the oldest, and most effective, tricks in the book. The Arm & Hammer Fridge Fresh will keep your fridge smelling great and your food lasting longer, and is truly a set-it-and-forget-it solution. The suction cup backing makes it easy to place anywhere you want and only needs to be replaced once a month.
Dishwasher Cleaner Tablets
It doesn’t get much easier to clean your dishwasher than this. This dishwasher cleaning tablet works with any brand dishwasher and has a deep scaling formula that removes build-up in your machine while also clearing out and cleaning the jets. This 24-pack can last you for over a year for less than $16.
Cooktop & Stove Top Cleaning Kit
Shine and protect your glass stovetop like a pro with this Cleaning Kit. It’s the #1 Best Seller in household cooktop cleaners due to its non-abrasive, dramatic clean. The scrubber and razor help loosen cooked-on debris while the solution effectively cleans and shines.
The highest corner in the house is definitely the safest spot for spiders and moths but unfortunately for them, they still have to go. This Extendable Cobweb Duster can reach 12 feet high and safely remove webs without harming the spider. Use it indoors or out.
Moss, Mold, Mildew, & Algae Stain Remover
Cleaning stones, patios, and the sides of our homes used to be the most back-breaking work out there. Thanks to Wet & Forget, the multi-surface outdoor cleaner, it’s now the easiest! It removes years of moss, mold, and other stains with a no-rinse, bleach-free formula. Just spray it on and let the solution do all the work.
Stain Remover for Clothes
Tide-To-Go has officially been dethroned by this Messy Eater Stain Treater. The non-toxic formula is safe for kids and pets and will magically lift stains as quickly as they came. It works on old or new stains and makes doing laundry a breeze.
Instant Carpet Spot Remover
This product has been tried by SPY and tens of thousands of others and it is the best-selling carpet stain remover on the market. It’s formulated to vanish stains right before your eyes. Don’t believe us? Take a look at the reviews! Blood, grease, wine, you name it – gone.
Pet Odor Eliminator
Angry Orange is a well-known brand in the pet world, and it’s time we all get on board. Their formula is designed to break down the enzymes in pet urine to eliminate the odor at the source. A light citrus scent is left behind, but trust us, it’s not just covering up the bad smell.
Mr. Clean Magic Eraser
You can’t write an easy-cleaning article without mentioning Mr. Clean. His sponges are some of the best for scrubbing, wiping and removing grime — and this variety pack takes things one step further by including different sponges for different parts of the house. It’s never been easier to clean your house from top to bottom.
Grease splatter has a way of getting literally everywhere, and it’s the hardest thing to clean. This Goo Gone Degreaser is safe to spray on all surfaces and will cut through the grease with ease. Just spray, wipe and you’re done.