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  1. people’s choice
    The Best Dishwasher Cleaner on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic Reviewers“One cycle in the dishwasher and it runs like it did when I first got it.”
  2. recommended by experts
    What’s the Best Natural Cleaning Product?Seven experts give us their picks of the best products, from dishwasher tabs to carpet cleaners, whilst demystifying what “natural” actually means.
  3. this thing’s incredible
    This Magical Grout Paint Fixed My Botched Bathroom Tiles“After I was done, multiple people immediately slid into my DMs to ask me where they could buy it themselves (you’re welcome, Amazon).”
  4. strategist investigates
    Does UV Light Kill Viruses and Germs?We asked doctors and germ experts to explain.
  5. people’s choice
    The Best Carpet Steam Cleaners on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic ReviewsIncluding a handheld carpet cleaner that made one reviewer “have so much fun cleaning.”
  6. recommended by experts
    Best Vacuum Cleaners, According to Professional CleanersIncluding budget options, cordless vaccums, and ones that can tackle pet hair.
  7. this thing’s incredible
    I Buy Up to 8 Bottles a Go of This (Hard Water–Defeating) Shower SprayThe tagline is “just spray and walk away,” and it’s true.
  8. strategist investigates
    How Effective Are Aqueous Ozone Cleaners (Like O3Waterworks)?Two experts tell us about the science behind these products that claim to sanitize simply by filling them with water.
  9. recommended by experts
    How to Protect Fabric Furniture From Stains and DirtSo you can sit on your couch stress free.
  10. recommended by experts
    The Best Trash Bags, According to Professional Cleaners“As long as you don’t throw away a bag of bricks, you should have no trouble carrying these trash bags without any leaks or breaks.”
  11. this thing’s incredible
    I’ve Retired Mrs. Meyer’s for These (Even Eco-Friendlier) Canadian Soaps“Between their reasonable prices and ethos, the products remind me of Mrs. Meyer’s — if Mrs. Meyer was more concerned with deforestation.”
  12. products
    Hope You’re Used to Life Without Clorox WipesThe cleaning product isn’t expected to be fully stocked until at least 2021.
  13. people’s choice
    The Best Paper Towels on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic Reviewers“If cheaper ones are a studio in a walk-up building, and Bounty is a bedroom in a high-rise, this is the penthouse of a luxury condo.”
  14. this thing’s incredible
    The Actually Good-Smelling Vinegar I Use to Wipe Out Tough OdorsIt saved me from having to ditch all my clothes after my apartment building caught on fire.
  15. recommended by experts
    The Best Washers and Dryers, According to ExpertsIncluding a professional-level option you can buy for your home.
  16. recommended by experts
    The Best Cordless Vacuums, According to ExpertsVacuum cleaners that might actually change your mind about vacuuming.
  17. recommended by experts
    How to Clean a Cloth Mask, According to Doctors“The most important thing is just getting it in soap or bleach and getting it clean.”
  18. trust me i should know
    Dishcloths Are More Effective, Longer Lasting, and Generally Superior to SpongesThey’re more effective, and once washed and dried, they can be reused ad infinitum.
  19. people’s choice
    The Best Laundry Detergent on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic Reviewers“It cleans the clothes, including the ‘accidents’ (poop, I’m talking about poop), and leaves clothes looking fresh.”
  20. people’s choice
    The Best Steam Mops on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic ReviewersIncluding the best for streak-free floors, the best multi-surface option, and the best lightweight mop.
  21. this thing’s incredible
    I Found a Litter Deodorizer That Keeps My Two-Cat Home From Smelling Like OneI’ve tried a bunch, and it’s the first — and only — product I’ve used that effectively masks litter funk.
  22. ask a cool person
    The Best Air Fresheners for Your Home Gym, According to Gym OwnersSo your yoga studio–slash–living room doesn’t have to smell like sweat.
  23. recommended by experts
    How to Prepare for a Coronavirus Quarantine, According to Experts“The key is to start planning right now.”
  24. recommended by experts
    How to Clean Your Tech Products, According to Cleaning ExpertsBecause not touching your phone is even harder than not touching your face.
  25. trust me i should know
    The 11 Things a Japanese Monk Uses to Tidy“In my experience, when I use good stuff like this to clean, it becomes more meditative and ritualistic.”
  26. weird things we love
    These Shoe Deodorizers Stop My Trash Can From Stinking Up the Whole ApartmentSomehow, just one of the fragrance-free sachets had consumed all of the hellish smells lingering in the trash can overnight.
  27. this thing’s incredible
    This German Shower Squeegee Started As a Joke. Now My Entire Family Owns One.Here’s how to keep your shower screen streak free when battling hard water.
  28. this thing’s incredible
    I No Longer Use Paper Towels Thanks to These Superabsorbent Swedish DishclothsI use them to dust dressers, desks, lowboys; to clean spilled dirt when I repot plants. And when my Chihuahua vomits, I use them to scrub that, too.
  29. this thing’s incredible
    I Quit the Dry Cleaner (and My Monthly $150 Bill) With This Shirt PressIt’s one of the better purchases I’ve made in quite some time.
  30. science of us
    If Only Using the Computer Counted As HandworkMaking things by hand is peaceful and mind-opening. Why doesn’t typing count?
  31. science of us
    So You’re Saying It’s Fine to Stop Cooking and CleaningIs air pollution worse indoors than it is outdoors?
  32. recommended by experts
    How to Clean Your Ears (Properly), According to ENTsPut the Q-tip down.