Cleaning

Press 'n' Suds Soap Pump & Sponge Caddy

$9.99 from Amazon »

This must be the week of one-handed wonders around here. First there was the GoTubb one-handed open & close container, and now the one-handed Press 'n' Suds soap pump & sponge caddy. Oh, and in between, I tested out Paco's...

Shark Steam Mop

$59.99 from Amazon »

If the Shark Steam Mop is anything like the Shark Navigator Vacuum Cleaner, then the dirt on your floors better get ready to be eaten alive. In the vacuum realm, I'm pretty sure Shark's tagline is something like, "Never...

Smart Sterilizing Bed Robot

$129 from Amazon »

Feeling lonely and isolated? Cheer up! According to the ROCKUBOT smart sterilizing bed robot, "Nobody sleeps alone." You snuggle up next to at least a bazillion bacteria every time you lie down at night. And don't worry...

Aunt Fannie's Microcosmic Probiotic Surface Cleaner

$9.99 - $49.99 from Amazon »

Aunt Fannie says she's skin loving, good smelling, and hardworking. And she hasn't even gotten started telling you about her Microcosmic Probiotic Power Multi-Surface Cleaner...

Lid-L-Buddy Touch-Free Trash Can & Dumpster Opener

$6.76 from Amazon »

I'm adding this Lid-L-Buddy to my lifehacks no matter what kind of pandemic is going around. The touch-free trash can and dumpster opener saves you from touching grimy, smelly, germy garbage bin lids both at home and...

Pelex Dishcloth & Sponge Holder

The Pelex dishcloth and sponge holder is one of Peleg Design's newest releases, coming soon to keep your kitchen sink company. Your Egguins too, if you bought a waddle of them for your egg-boiling needs...

Bottle Bright - Water Bottle Cleaning Tablets

$8 - $20.18 from Amazon »

Bottle Bright water bottle cleaning tablets are pretty useful. I know because I have some. They were a gift. From my wife. But given that a couple weeks ago I saw her pick up my water bottle, and then recoil and nearly...

iRobot Braava Jet Mopping Robot

$177 from Amazon »

I would much rather vacuum a floor than mop it, so the iRobot Braava Jet Mopping Robot is a welcome addition to my closet o' crap that helps me get chores done. What I wonder, though, is if you have carpeted floors abutting...

Leifheit Window Cleaning Vacuum

Sold Out from Amazon »

The Leifheit Click System Window Vacuum Set is a German-engineered tool to make the already delightful job of cleaning windows even more of a gas. (Seriously though, I was in Montreal last weekend and saw a dude on the...

Pressure Joe Electric Pressure Washer

$111.75 from Amazon »

As far as chores go, I find pressure washing OK. Borderline fun, even, due to the instant gratification I get eradicating dirt and mildew from my back patio to the tune of 2,030 PSI. Like a mother F'ing Ghostbuster with...

The ZappBug Bed Bug Oven

$349.99 from Amazon »

Bed bug rhubarb pie, anyone? What? What else would you cook in a ZappBug bed bug oven besides delicious bed bug pastries and cuisine?...

Morus Zero Countertop Clothes Dryer

$299 - $329 from Morus »

The Morus Zero clothes dryer's fast-drying, eco-friendly, countertop-ability probably won't make doing laundry any more fun for you, but it will make the process easier and more efficient. Morus says their mighty mite...

OmiSonic - Wireless Ultrasonic Cleaning Tool

$128 - $143 from OmiSonic »

What do jelly donut stains, tarnished silverware, and a bunch of dirty carrots have in common? According to OmiSonic their new wireless ultrasonic cleaning tool can de-gunk and return all of them to peak wearing, using...

Homebiotic Probiotic Spray Cleanser for Mold & Odors

Discontinued

Homebiotic says their probiotic spray cleanser kills mold, mildew, musty odors, and germs using naturally occurring probiotic bacteria. It's Good Bacteria vs. Bad Bacteria battling to balance out your home microbiome...

PlaneAire Travel Mist - Purifying Disinfecting Spray

$14.99 from Amazon »

PlaneAire Travel Mist knows you counted down the days to your trip to Croatia for 6 months leading up to it, and now it's finally here. You've trudged through security, shown your passport 9,000 times, waited in line...

Llama Duster

$14.50 from Amazon »

Do I want to what? Dust the living room? Nah, llama stay on the couch and keep playing Fortnite. I prefer my llamas to be of the loot persuasion...

Bump It Off Brush for Fabric, Kitchen, Pets & Body

$9.99 from Amazon »

That all-in-one pet groomer, stain remover, pot scrubber, and skin exfoliator you've been seeking? Look no further! The Bump It Off is a silicone cleaning brush that does it all! I'll bet you thought it would be much...

Walk The Plank Mouse Trap

$11 from Amazon »

Heh, this Walk the Plank Mouse Trap looks like something out of the game Mouse Trap I used to play when I was a kid. Works about the same too: clip the trap over a 5-gallon bucket, and set up ramp. Your choice on ramp...

Coway Mighty Air Purifier

$184 from Amazon »

The iPod Shuffle returns, reincarnated as a purifier of air pollutants and odors! I don't know if Coway designed their Mighty Air Purifier in the image of the tiny Apple sound box on purpose, but the resemblance is hard...

iRoller Reusable Liquid-Free Touchscreen Cleaner

$17.99 - $19.77 from Amazon »

I wonder if there's an iRoller that will clean the forest fire ash and debris off my lungs as well as this one gets it off my touchscreens. Yep, added bonus: in addition to fingerprints, dust, and smudges, the reusable...

Drillbrush Power Scrubber Cleaning Kit

$13.86 - $18.55 from Amazon »

Like your drill enough to use it to power scrub your toilet and shower tile? The Drillbrush cleaning kit includes a trio of brushes you might recognize from under the sink and next to the john, but instead of plastic...

SockDock - Washable/Dryable Sock Organizer

Discontinued

Now that I've got my socks locked and loaded into the SockDock, sock-eating washers and dryers can eat my shorts! The SockDock sock organizer stores pairs of socks together between its row of adjustable sliders. Each...

Darth Vader Samsung POWERbot Vacuum

$998.88 from Amazon »

Though I'd describe Darth Vader's breathing as labored at best, Samsung swears their Star Wars limited edition Vader POWERbot vacuum has 20 times more suction power than earlier Samsung robotic models. I guess it runs...

My Critter Catcher - Spider & Insect Catcher

$19.99 - $24.95 from Amazon »

My Critter Catcher, like the BugZooka Bug Catcher, helps those who don't want to share their personal space with spiders and other creepy crawlies do 2 things: 1) catch the offending insect from approximately 4' away...