11 Best Cleaning Products Under $15 on Amazon You Should Use at Home

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From robot vacuums to electric mops, there are plenty of best-selling gadgets that can help you clean your home faster and more efficiently, but there’s a trade-off: these devices are often very expensive.

Instead of spending valuable time – and money – on these high-tech items, consider getting affordable tools to make the most common household chores even faster. Whether you’re dusting blinds or scrubbing toilets, the 11 cleaning products below can help you cross a few chores off your to-do list. Even better, they cost less than $15.

OXO Good Grips soap dispenser brush lying on a marble kitchen counter next to a sink

OXO Good Grips Soap Dispensing Dish Brush / OXO/Amazon

Tired of grabbing that bottle of detergent with wet hands when your sponge has run out of soap? Try this two-in-one OXO brush, which combines these elements into one compact tool. The device’s handle stores soap and has a button that, when pressed, seamlessly dispenses it into the brush bristles for you. You can even use it on nonstick pots and pans without worrying about leaving scratches. If you really have stubborn dirt, try using the scraper on the back to remove it.

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Affresh dishwasher cleaner on white background

Affresh / Affresh/Amazon Dishwasher Cleaner

Once you’ve rinsed your dishes, chances are you’ll use a dishwasher to make them shine even more. These dishwasher cleaning tablets from Affresh break down limescale and mineral deposits that can build up over time in the machine, so your appliance runs more smoothly. Each package contains six septic-safe tablets that you can use even when you have plates and bowls in the dishwasher. Simply place a tablet in the device and start a normal cycle. During the wash, the cleaner begins to remove any grime in the pump, valve, tub and internal pipes. For best performance, the brand recommends using the tablets once a month.

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Person using HIWARE blind cleaner on their blinds

HIWARE Blind Cleaner / HIWARE/Amazon

Dust can accumulate anywhere, but blinds and shutters can be like magnets for it. Luckily, this gadget from HIWARE is designed to get everything out of hard-to-reach areas. It has three radian arms wrapped in a microfiber cloth, allowing you to sweep the top and bottom of blinds and shutters, air conditioner slats, and car air vents. Once the microfiber sleeves get really dirty, just pull them out, pop them in the washer, and they can be used again later.

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Person using a FURemover Pet Hair Remover Carpet Raking a carpet with dog hair

FURemover Pet Hair Remover Carpet Rake / FURemover/Amazon

Pets can be great additions to any family, but they also shed a lot. The FURemover rake is a fan favorite on Amazon and it can come in handy if you’re feeling overwhelmed by the amount of hair your furry friend is leaving on carpets and furniture. Natural rubber bristles pick up stray hairs on a variety of surfaces including hardwood floors, carpets and tiles. The broom even has a built-in squeegee edge for spills and a telescoping handle that extends up to 5 feet.

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Person using a Mr. Clean magic eraser on a stove with a mess

Mr. Clean Magic Eraser / Mr. Clean/Amazon

Since the launch of Mr. Clean Magic Eraser in 2003, the product has become an extremely popular option for people looking to get rid of tough, set-in stains and stubborn messes around the home. This pack of 10 erasers can be used virtually anywhere, including walls, oven doors, bathtubs, and even tires. All you have to do is wet the sponge with water, squeeze out any excess liquid and start scrubbing.

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Four Vastar Drain Snakes next to a used one in a sink with hair sticking out.

Vastar / Vastar/Amazon Drain Snake

Over time, sinks and shower drains clog. Unless you want to call a plumber every time this happens (hard pass, thanks), consider using a drain coil. This pack comes with four nearly 20-inch-long snakes that will help clear obstacles as they arise. Each has a handle on one end and barbs on the sides to catch hair and other stuck detritus. They’re made of soft plastic so they can also wrap around any bends your drains might have.

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Simple Life toilet bowl cleaner box, applicators and flowers on white background

Simple Life / Simple Life / Amazon Toilet Bowl Cleaner

Instead of scrubbing your toilet bowl with soap and a brush, get it clean with every flush by sticking these colorful flower-shaped swabs inside. This set comes with four syringe-shaped applicators and gel packs in two scents: Ocean Spray and Spring. The cleansing liquid inside the capsules can create up to 32 pretty floral pads, and just one can last up to 14 days in the toilet. Overall, the complete set can give you enough cleanser to last almost five years if used one at a time.

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The pink stuff on white background

The Pink Stuff / Star Drops / Amazon

Although it’s been around since 1938, The Pink Stuff is a versatile cleanser that, like many Amazon products, has recently caused a stir on TikTok. This so-called “miracle cleaning paste” can be used indoors on everything from bathroom tiles to laminate floors; you can also use it outdoors to clean barbecue grills, car rims and other tough surfaces. Although you might think Pink Stuff is high in chemicals because it can quickly remove stains and dirt, it’s actually non-toxic and is formulated with only natural ingredients like water, quartz and sodium carbonate (also known as washing soda). ).

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Person wearing Cosywell Mop slippers over their shoes

Cosywell Mop Slippers / Cosywell/Amazon

As you head to the kitchen for your first cup of coffee on a Saturday morning, now you can clean your floors at the same time, thanks to these mop slippers. These 10 brightly colored mop heads can be used on the ends of brooms or wrapped around your shoes. They’re made from chenille fiber, a plush yet durable fabric that’s also great for shining reflective surfaces like windows, or even washing your car.

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Two angry mom cleaners on white background

Angry Mom Cleaners / Keledz / Amazon

The kitchen may be the heart of your home, but it can also be ground zero for all kinds of spills, especially inside refrigerators and microwaves. This two-pack of Angry Mom cleaners can help solve both problems, and you’ll get one specifically for the microwave and another for the fridge. To use the microwave version, simply add vinegar and water inside the gadget and heat it up for seven minutes inside the machine. The steam from the mixture will help loosen the stubborn stains, which you can then easily wipe away. For the refrigerator, simply add baking soda inside the Angry Mom and place it on a shelf inside the unit. This mitten-clad mom will do the rest.

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Bamboo charcoal air purifying bags hanging in closet with clothes

Bamboo Charcoal Air Purifier Bag / NEWBEA/Amazon

Bad smells don’t stop in the kitchen. They can also seep into other areas of your home, like your closet and bathroom. A potential solution to this problem is to hang bamboo charcoal smudging bags. Each bag has about 70 grams of bamboo charcoal inside and could help eliminate foul odors. You can even place these bags in your shoes or next to a litter box. The brand recommends putting the bags in the sun for an hour a month to reactivate the charcoal.

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