8 Amazon Cleaning Tools That Will Cut Tough Jobs in Half

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Let's face it: Some cleaning jobs are more difficult than others. Fortunately, whether you're dusting your ceiling fan or scrubbing your bathroom tile, the right cleaning tools can make otherwise strenuous tasks a breeze.

To expedite your future housekeeping endeavors, we searched Amazon high and low and rounded up an assortment of utensils that will help cut your cleaning time in half. From extendable dusters to ergonomical grout brushes, here are eight unique cleaning tools to lighten your housework load.

1. Microfiber Duster with Extension Pole, $11.98

Dusting your ceiling fan and other hard-to-reach places can be tricky. Luckily, this microfiber duster features an adjustable stainless steel pole that extends up to 100 inches as well as a flexible head that can bend to just about any angle you need.

2. Unger 2-in-1 Grout and Corner Scrubber, $7.98

Deep cleaning your bathroom and tile grout is a whole lot easier when you have the right brush. The Unger 2-in-1 Grout and Corner Scrubber is designed with an ergonomical handle and a corner cleaning brush so you can get the grime out of your grout with comfort and ease.

3. Mr. Clean Magic Eraser, $7.97

Mr. Clean's Magic Eraser is a many-splendored cleaning tool. With a little water, this inexpensive melamine foam sponge turns into a heavy duty cleaner that can squeeze into tight spaces and tackle everything from permanent marker stains to greasy ovens in minutes.

4. The Spotty Carpet and Ceramic Tile Cleaning Brush, $33

Removing a stubborn stain out of your carpet is no easy feat. Thankfully, The Spotty Carpet and Ceramic Tile Cleaning Brush boasts four brush settings for tough stains and an adjustable pole so you can stand up comfortably and deep clean your carpet — without getting on your hands and knees.

5. Oxo Good Grips Extendable Tub and Tile Scrubber, $12.99

Looking for a goof-proof cleaning tool that can take on your entire bathroom? This extendable tub and tile scrubber features an abrasive antimicrobial head that pivots in various directions so you can deep clean tight corners, recesses, and grout lines in one fell swoop.

6. Stainless Steel Chainmail Scrubber, $9.98

No crusty pot or pan is a match for a quality chainmail scrubber. This rust-resistant, stainless steel style is gentle enough to clean your cast iron cooking supplies without scratching them, but is still strong enough to dislodge even the most caked-on messes you come across.

7. Buff Microfiber Cleaning Cloth (12 Pack), $15.48

You can always count on an inexpensive microfiber cloth to complete a tough cleaning job. Not only can they dust, scrub, and polish just about any type of surface, when you break down the math, each of these multifunctional towels only sets you back about a buck-and-a-half a pop.

8. Homitt Electric Spin Scrubber Power Brush, $43.99

Consider the Homitt Electric Spin Scrubber Power Brush the Rolls Royce of cleaning tools. This portable electric powerhouse comes with three spinning brush heads, an extension arm, and a built-in rechargeable battery that allows you to deep clean your floors.


Caroline Biggs is a writer living in New York City. Her work has appeared in The New York Times, Apartment Therapy, Refinery 29, and more.

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