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Smart Cleaning: 10 Products To Get Your House Cleaner

  • 20 September 2017
  • James Njau

Getting the house to look spick and span is something we are all striving to achieve. But let’s face it, although most of the times we wish to clean our homes, often we end up relegating cleaning duties. It can be legitimately difficult to keep your home neat and clean and for a good reason. You might be limited with little time to spare, or the job might just be too risky and costly. The good news is that technology has advanced to an extent you no longer need to spend all your time cleaning. With smart cleaning devices and gadgets, you can easily automate most of the work and maybe even clean up spaces that were impossible to clean before.

Indeed, smart household cleaning products are changing the way we do things at home. We looked up some of the best smart home cleaning products that will help you automate most of your work and save you time to enjoy your home, so check them out.

1. iRobot Roomba 650 Vacuum


Without a doubt, one of the most time-consuming tasks at home is vacuuming, but it doesn't have to be. With the iRobot Rumba 650 you can automate the whole process at the push of a button. Yes, that's right; you can get your house vacuumed at an instant thanks to its full suite sensor that quickly adapts to your home. This Roomba 650 Robot will give your house a thorough vacuuming thanks to its 3 stage patented cleaning system that guarantees to pick up all of the dust using a combination of brushing, agitation, and suction. It is designed to sort out dust, cleaning under beds sofas and all hard to reach areas of your house with its spinning side brush that gets all the corners and edges free of dust. What’s more is that with its self-charging feature it automatically goes back to recharge and always stays ready to vacuum your house.

iRobot Roomba 650, $299.99, available at Amazon

2. iTouchless 13 Gallon Automatic Sensor Touchless Trash Can


iTouchless is a Silicon Valley-based company that is leading the home hygiene industry with its houseware products that provide lots of conveniences. Keeping hygiene in the kitchen just got much easier thanks to the iTouchless Sensor.  It has an automatic lid that is designed to sense your reflexes using its reflex sensor technology to automatically open and close to allow you to throw in trash quickly. How does it work? Well thanks to a patented and harmless infrared sensor that triggers the lid when you place your hand six inches above it, this trash can will free you from stress when cleaning. It’s designed for use without an inner bucket, therefore, proving to be more efficient giving you about 25% more space than regular trash cans. With its lightweight build, you can easily position it strategically in your kitchen. Furthermore, its robust carbon odor filtration system can be effective when keeping away bad odor from your kitchen.

iTouchless 13, $63.57, available at Amazon 

3. Verilux CleanWave UV-C Sanitizing Wand


The Verilux CleanWave is the go-to gadget for anyone who wants to clean up surfaces on electronics that are hard to reach. This Sanitizing Wand is ideal for killing germs and bad odor thanks to its powerful UV light that gets rid of all disease-causing bacteria on any surface. In fact, you will not even need to dwell on a particular spot to get it to be spotless as its chemical free and produces zero harmful odors. Apart from the fact that it leaves zero liquid residues behind, it also comes with a charger and a pack of rechargeable batteries that keep it going giving you the magical convenience of a smart cleaning gadget.

4. GermGuardian AC5250PT 3-in-1 Air Cleaning System


Cleaning your home gets easier when the dirt is visible but what if you are allergic and the very air you breathe is full of dust and mite? Thankfully Guardian Technologies already came up with a solution with the GermGuardian AC5250PT 3 in 1 air cleaning system. If you want to keep your house clean of allergens such as pollen dust and mites as well as pet odor, you better try out this digital air purifier. It is built with a charcoal purifier that is ideal for reducing common odors from the air, and it’s Titanium Dioxide and UV light technology promises to kill airborne bacteria and viruses thus having you breathing free again. Worried that your house is too big? Well, it is recommended for a large sized room, so you don't have to worry.

GermGuardian AC5250PT, $119.57, available at Amazon

5. Simplehuman 8 oz. Sensor Pump With Soap Sample


Frankly, the idea of keeping hand bottle soaps or even regular hand soap is a risk to your absolute hygiene. How, you ask? Well, every time you touch the bottle soap or use the hand soap your hands are guaranteed to get dirty in the process. But there is a smart way to go about it, and that is with the help of simplehuman 8 oz soap dispenser. This highly efficient soap dispenser unit is touch-free and automatic. Yes, that's right, you can forget about spreading more germs around your house thanks to this innovative gadget that is not only touch-free but also instant and accurate.

Simplehuman 8 oz. Sensor Pump With Soap Sample, $34.99, available at Amazon

6. Alfawise Magnetic Window Cleaning Robot


If you dread the thought of cleaning your windows, either because they are just way too high or just too time-consuming, you are in luck. The Alfawise Magnetic Window Cleaning Robot can easily take care of your framed glasses so that you won’t have to take a risk climbing ladders just to reach out to those high windows. All you need is to simply press that start button or even better, just go for the remote controller to get the robot to clean your windows for you. It is capable of cleaning out oil stains, dust and all sorts of dirt thanks to its strong absorption capacity. Plus it is designed to clean windows thoroughly especially with its three cleaning routines that save you time.

Alfawise Magnetic Window Cleaning Robot, $179.99, available at Amazon

7. Neato Botvac D5


Okay, we have already checked out a vacuuming robot but we thought to have two options is better than one, and the Neato BotVac D5 is worth all the trouble. In fact, if you are looking for a vacuum robot that will be easy to control while also being capable of cleaning out allergens, the Neato BotVac D5 is your best option. It comes in a D-shape design that features an intelligent corner technology specifically designed to get the dirt that hides in hard to reach corners and along the walls. It also uses an extra large dustbin in combination with an ultrafilter that is ideal for cleaning a home with allergens or pets. Furthermore, it's capable of cleaning up multiple rooms thanks to its methodical cleaning routine and an automatic cleaning system that can be controlled from an app on your phone.

Neato Botvac D5, $558.93, available at Amazon

8. Electrolux Professional Dishwasher


An amazing way to get rid of the dirty plates filling your kitchen sink is to simply throw them into a digital dishwasher such as the Electrolux Professional Dishwasher. It comes in an attractive design that is set to match your kitchen furniture, not to mention its intelligent touch controls that make your work easier while also to saving you lots of energy. What’s more is that it cleans as many utensils as possible with its high-temperature sanitization and an automatic self-cleaning cycle so that you don’t have to get worried about your large pile of dirty utensils. Now that's convenience in the kitchen.

Electrolux Professional Dishwasher, $5,609, available at Amazon

9. CatGenie Self Washing Self Flushing Cat Box


Most people will agree that keeping cats at home is an enjoyable experience. But how about cleaning up after them? Well with the CatGeine Self-Washing, Self Flushing Cat Box, you can end the debate over whose turn it is to clean up the cat's mess. This cat box proves to be more hygienic than your bathroom for the simple reason that it flushes away waste and automatically keeps itself clean with the simple help of an inbuilt program. With a simple setup and the touch of a button, you can forget about dealing with cat litter for good.

CatGenie Self Washing Self Flushing Cat Box, $208.99, available at Amazon

10. Kenmore Smart


Doing laundry is a task that all of us have to oblige to but how about making it fun and automatic by controlling the whole process from your smartphone. Well, the Kenmore Smart Front Load Washer with Accela wash technology is built to do just that. This smart washer will clean up a full load in about half an hour.  It uses cold water as efficiently as warm water thereby increasing the lifespan of your clothes and saving you energy. With its steam treat capacity, you can forget about pre-treating common stains as its deep cleaning technology will get rid of stains on kids and adults clothes to deliver the right clean. Plus its king-size capacity is capable of fitting up to 28 large towels giving you more freedom to do other things which is great.

Kenmore Smart 5.2 cu.ft, $1,249.99, available at Amazon

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