12 Clever Cleaning Brushes You Never Knew You Needed
Get ready to make your life so much easier with these cleaning tools that save you time and elbow grease.
When it comes to cleaning, my motto is: Work smarter, not harder. Fortunately, some companies live by this dictum, too, and have created tools that are designed to make my (and your!) cleaning life a bit easier.
Get every nook and cranny of your home spic-and-span with these ingenious solutions that tackle the hard-to-reach, the super-sharp and the tiniest of spaces. Keep scrolling for my favorite picks.
The kitchen is full of tricky places to keep clean, including small appliances, around the sink and even baked-on messes. This versatile set has a loop brush, angled brush, chiseled scraper and flat scraper to help you clean out all the nooks and crannies of your kitchen.
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The struggle is real when it comes to dusting blinds. This innovative design transforms a mind-numbing task into a quick and relatively painless chore that cleans three slats at once. The high-quality brush combines sturdy beech wood and goat hair fibers — a major step up in style from our typical plastic brushes.
Reusable drinking straws keep more plastic out of our landfills, and every little bit helps. These eco-minded drinking buddies do need a little extra TLC in the cleaning department, though. This set has three different sizes to ensure you have the right brush to clean inside the tiny straw opening.
Whether it's the cobweb you've been staring at in the corner of your living room or the pile of dust you can see on top of your ceiling fan, a little help is required to get to those hard-to-reach areas of your home. This extension dusting kit has three different attachments and reaches up to 30 feet. Dusting just got a whole lot simpler.
Houseplants (whether real or faux) collect a lot of dust, which tends to diminish the life-giving aesthetic our green friends add to a room. This handy double brush is made with soft goat hair bristles and effortlessly wipes down the leaves of large houseplants. This is especially important for real plants since dusting provides health benefits that make it easier for them to breathe and take in sunlight.