The 12 Best Automated Cleaning Products to Keep Your Home Spotless
Everyone is busy these days. With all the things the average family has to juggle each day, it isn’t surprising that cleaning can sometimes be the last priority on the list. That being said, it still needs to be done.
Running our business means we are constantly cleaning. Cleaning our job sites, cleaning our client’s remodeled areas, monitoring our properties, and at the end of the day we have to clean our own homes.
With all that cleaning, we are big believers in working smarter, not harder which is what motivated us to look for products that can simplify our lives.
How do you manage to keep your house clean and your sanity at the same time? We suggest using technology to your advantage.
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It seems like just about anything can be automated these days, cleaning included! If you are still spending hours scrubbing things by hand, this list could be just want you need to free up some time in your day while still helping your home remain spotless.
If you’re ready to make your life easier, then start with how you clean the largest area in your home- your floors! A lot happens on your carpets and hard floors, and the iRobot Roomba is there to clean it up.
From small to big debris, hard floor or carpet, this vacuum handles the clean up. You don’t even need to be home because the you can schedule the cleaning with the iRobot HOME app while on the go. The vacuum can run for 90 minutes, then goes back to it’s docking station to recharge.
2. Robot Mop
If you were just thinking “but I don’t like to mop either”, then you’re really in luck. There is also a iRobot Robot Mop to scrub your hard floors throughout your home. The size makes it great for small spaces like bathrooms because it is able to get into hard to reach places like behind toilets.
It is able to dry sweep prior to mopping as well, if that it preferred. It has a sensor that helps it avoid getting hung up on rugs or getting too near to stairs. The spray is also intended to avoid harming walls and furniture.
While we are on the topic of cleaning the bathroom, we might as well address toilet bowl cleaning as well. This automatic toilet bowl cleaner can potentially keep your toilet clean for up to three months at a time!
It is easy to install, cost effective and safe for septic systems and toilet parts. The solution is bleach-based and fights stains with each flush. It can be your secret too, as it hides away in the toilet tank out of sight!
All of us are aware of the germs and bacteria that are present in our bathrooms. Sometimes those germs and bacteria can become airborne and even make their way onto our toothbrushes. It’s not a pleasant thought.
This electric toothbrush has considered this concern and created a UV sanitizer station for their brush heads. After using the toothbrush you simply place the head in the UV sanitizer and after roughly 10 minutes it will on its own and be ready for your next use.
When was the last time you cleaned the outside of your windows? Window cleaning can be a pain and in some cases even dangerous for those who aren’t steady on a ladder or when windows are very high.
This window cleaner robot has safety features to prevent it from falling when cleaning vertical windows. It’s various settings can be controlled from an app or by remote control. It cleans inside and outside using suction technology and reviewers rave about their new cleaner windows!
How about the last time you cleaned your washing machine? Honestly, until these came along, it hadn’t even been on our radar of cleaning priorities.
With these once a month tablets, cleaning your washing machine is one of the easiest and fastest things you will do. The ingredients are meant to help remove odor causing residue inside the washer and are safe for all types of machines: front loading, top loading, high efficiency and conventional.
Your dishwasher works hard to clean the dishes you feed your family with daily, but has it been given a good cleaning recently? Dishwashers can get build up from hard water, detergent, and food residue.
Using this dishwasher cleaner in a cycle once a month can help to kill e-coli and salmonella along with clearing your dishwasher of unwanted build up. It is safe for all dishwashers and even for septic systems.
8. Air Purifier
The only feeling better than knowing you are breathing clean air is having it be automated! Allergens, mold and other airborne substances can be lurking throughout a home without us even realizing.
This air purifier claims to remove 99.97% of dust, pollen, smoke, odor, mold spores and pet dander from the air. Typically, the filter only needs to be changed every 6 months, depending on the air quality, which means it will keep working for you without you having to worry about lots of extra maintenance.
Cleaner air and cleaner surfaces with one product? Count us in!
This garbage can has a sensor which opens the lid with a wave of your hand, avoiding the spread of dirty messes that might be on your hands or the can. There is also a odor absorbing carbon filter to reduce smells that can come from everyday garbage. Even the stainless steel exterior is germ-resistant and fingerprint proof in case little ones get their hands on it!
Cleaning a litter box has never been a favorite chore of the people we have known. It is messy, smelly, and overall pretty unpleasant.
Thank goodness for this self washing and self flushing cat box! This litter box can make your cat’s bathroom a more hygienic and better smelling for all of you. It hooks up to an outlet and cold water, then with a click of a button it can be programed to a schedule that works for you. The waste is removed by the system, then the “litter” is cleaned and dried and ready for use.
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If a small dog or puppy are the ones causing a mess in your life, you need to know about this product.
This automatic potty for small dogs and puppies can be set in advance to provide new pads on a schedule set by you and can also be advanced by the push of a button as needed. There is a sensor that will make sure not to change the pad while the dog is using the potty. When the pad is changed, the used pad is wrapped up to ensure a the odor and mess are contained.
Pet messes and everyday spills on carpet can be a headache. Everyone has experienced the feeling of panic while trying to mop and scrub up a spill. Not a fun experience!
Avoid that feeling by having this portable spot and stain cleaner do the cleaning for you! The automatic cleaning cycles can be set and you can walk away to let it do it’s job. It sprays, brushes, and uses suction to break down tough stains.
Yes, that cleaning needs to be done but don’t cancel that night out with friends catch up on cleaning! Using easy, automated cleaning products can help to simplify your life and keep even the dirtiest areas of your home cleaner. You will thank yourself for investing in a cleaner home by taking advantage of these great products and technology.
Have you given any of these automated cleaning products a try? Share it with us below!