15 Gifts Every Clean Freak Simply Must Have
We’ve rounded up a whole bunch of gifts made especially for the tidiest and cleanest person on your gift list this year. These gifts for neat freaks are all under $100.
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Do you love spotless cleaning? This is the perfect gift for clean freaks. Make cleaning easier by simply letting the drill brush do the work. Chuck the drill brush into your drill and save the elbow grease. You’ll find drill-ready brushes for all kinds of scrubbing from Drillbrush ($15). Here are examples of creativity at its finest in these 22 new uses for old tools.
Your phone harbors plenty of bacteria, even if it looks clean. PhoneSoap ($80) can help—it is a charging and sanitizing phone case. All you have to do is drop your phone in and UV lights will kill bacteria. ‘Honestly, I was skeptical at first, but I have a biology degree so I get excited about things like this and had to check it out. It definitely passed the test,’ said one buyer. This is why you should never bring your cell phone into the bathroom.
This portable UV sanitizing wand ($60) uses ultraviolet light to kill the nasty germs and bacteria calling hard surfaces home. Additionally, this sanitizing wand is laboratory-proven to eliminate up to 99% of germs in a matter of seconds. It kills the germs and allergens that are found on hard surfaces at home, in the office, on public transportation, and in other public places.
Make crumbs and tiny dust balls disappear with this mini cow vacuum ($12). Just because this vacuum is small doesn’t mean it’s not powerful. This tabletop vacuums operate on two AA batteries and its easy to use one touch operation makes this mini vacuum useful and convenient.
This pressurized steam cleaner ($40) is 100% all-natural. The hot pressurized steam eliminates grease, grime, mold, stains, and bed bugs without harsh chemicals. This steam cleaner is lightweight and portable and it’s safe to use on a wide range of surfaces. These surfaces include ceramic tile, granite, waterproof wood flooring, laminate tiles, most cotton and wool carpets, and washable wallpaper.
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This isn’t an old fashioned super clunky label maker. This portable and modern Bluetooth label maker ($83) has all the same functionality of the original, but is lightweight and compact and loaded with predesigned templates, plus a variety of fonts, frames, and symbol. This device uses bluetooth wireless technology to design and print pre-designed or custom labels up to 24mm (1 in.) wide from your Apple or Android mobile device or desktop.
These super absorbent microfiber cleaning clothes ($11) are ultra soft, scratch-free and ideal for any surface. Use them when you’re dusting furniture, wiping down your kitchen countertops or detailing your car.
Amazon reviewers love them as part of their go-to cleaning toolkit. One reviewer says, “If you care for your microfiber towels, they will do all the things they are supposed to do. Read laundry care label. I color code the towels for each purpose. Some for dishes. Others for the icky stuff. Perfect for glass and mirrors.” New technology makes cleaning a breeze with microfiber cloths.
Between pets and kids, everyday messes are bound to happen. Tackle stains with the Hoover PowerDash Complete Carpet Cleaner ($99), featuring two times more cleaning power than the leading lightweight carpet cleaner. The “powerspin” pet brush ensures a powerful clean for high traffic areas, while the antimicrobial protection keeps the brush safe from odor and bacteria. Be sure to check out these 14 cleaning tips every dog or cat owner should know.
Get this kids cleaning trolley ($30) for the future neat freak in your life. This gift includes a bucket, mop, broom, hand broom, pail, sponge and a cleaning cloth. This gift is also perfect for younger kids because it helps build fine motor skills.
This non-electric bidet attachment ($18) offers a control dial for instant pressure and nozzle adjustment, so you’ll be able to get just the right cleansing experience. Less expensive than many other popular models, buyers noted this is a best bidet choice when it comes to function and affordability. “I could not be any happier with this bidet, and I completely recommend this to anyone that would like to dump the ‘flushable’ wipes and still get a clean, fresh experience,” said one reviewer. These 16 trending home products seem a little crazy.
Can cleaning be as simple as walking around you house? Slip on these microfiber slippers ($12) and prepare to be amazed. Perfect for wood, tile and vinyl floors, these slippers feature fluffy microfiber fingers on the soles that effortlessly pick up pet hair, dust bunnies and dirt. Here’s how to clean laminate wood floors.
These reusable wet-it Swedish dishcloths ($28) last 6 months or longer and are the perfect alternative to sponges, paper towels and washcloths. As an added bonus, they are super easy to care for, you can simply wash then in the dishwasher or washing machine. The dishcloths are eco friendly and 100% biodegradable, they break down within 6 weeks in home compost and 16 weeks in a commercial landfill.
This stainless steel touch-free soap dispenser ($55) ensures no germs or smudges are left behind, which makes this gift perfect for a neat freaks kitchen or bathroom.
Say goodbye to grease splatters all over your cooktop and backsplash. The Frywall ($29) is a splatter guard that is made of heat-resistant silicone. It forms a wall around your cooking vessel, fitting snugly so it lets you cook what you love without making a mess. When you’re done, it’s dishwasher safe and rolls up into a pint-size sleeve for easy storage. “I’m in love with this product. It does what it says and keeps your stove clean. The added plus is that you can be sloppy with your stirring and flipping because it keeps everything in the pan,” said one buyer. Remove grease stains with these 13 tricks.
The Scrub Daddy Sponge ($10) adjusts with water temperature to change scrubbing texture, so in warm water it becomes soft, while in cold water it’s firm for more scrubbing power. Use it on dishes, cookware, appliances, outdoor furniture and more. “These sponges work so well. I keep buying them and have bought them for other people. I think they are the best product ever to come out of Shark Tank. They seriously work better than any sponge I’ve used,” said one buyer. Learn how to clean your kitchen sponge.