10 Time-saving smart cleaning gadgets to help you clean in record time
Cleaning might be the bane of your existence (isn’t it for all of us?), but there’s plenty of technology to help you keep your home as clean as possible. From robots who do all the work for you to clever devices to apply more elbow grease than you can, it’s time to spend less time scrubbing and more time enjoying a cleaner home.
Let’s face it; cleaning is the worst. No matter how big or small your home may be or what type of mess you face, it seems that all it takes is a single day for your sparkling floors to get dirty. Or errant toothpaste to cover your mirror. Or dust all over your gaming laptop. Or something to spill in the fridge. If you have kids or pets, the mess is only compounded.
To maintain a clean home (a truly clean home), it’s best to stick to a schedule. Have a day for laundry, a day for dusting, a day for vacuuming, and a day for scrubbing the bathroom clean.
Of course, while the scheduling may help you keep a lid on things, it doesn’t make the work any easier. You’re still going to have to put in the elbow grease to keep your home immaculate. There is one way to get yourself off the hook: employ technology.
There are countless time-saving smart cleaning gadgets that will make your chores profoundly easier. From robot vacuums to all-in-one cleaning systems, these gadgets will help you clean your home in record time.
Hobot 298 Window Cleaning Robot
Why is cleaning windows so difficult? It seems regardless of how much we scrub and wipe, smudges just continue to smudge. With the Hobot 298, your worries will be a thing of the past. This clever robot adheres to your windows and then, seemingly magically, scrubs them clean. You can fill the built-in compartment with either water or window cleaner to give it an extra boost in scrubbing. Not only does it do the work for you, but it does it quickly. In fact, it can clean a square meter in just 2.5 minutes.
Giddel Toilet Cleaning Robot Kit
Cleaning the toilet is hands-down the worst chore of the entire house; there’s no debating it. Lucky for all of us, Giddel is here to do the work on its own. This smart toilet cleaning robot is easy to install. When it’s time to clean, just plug Giddel into its base on your toilet and press start. This robot moves in a circular and wavy motion, effectively scrubbing everything from the rim to the bowl to under the rim. It even makes its way down the exit for a truly thorough clean.
Duet All-in-One Floor Cleaning System
With Duet, you have it all in one floor cleaning system. Use the microfiber dust mop to scrub away smudges on your floor. Then, flip Duet over and instantly use the sweeping broom. The base doubles as a large dustbin, making it easy to collect all the dirt, dust, and debris. As you do, you can use the built-in comb on the dustbin to break free any remaining debris on the broom. The base even has a cleaning feature for the microfiber mop. A truly all-in-one system, the components of Duet store all in one place.
iRobot Roomba 960 Wi-Fi Connected Robot Vacuum
The vacuum is a brilliant invention as it surely speeds up the way we clean our carpets and floors. But the Roomba 960 is an even better invention. Connecting via Wi-Fi, this robot vacuum moves on its own throughout your home. Thanks to powerful suction technology, it grabs everything off your floors. It’s smart enough to know when its own battery is running low, and it will take itself to its charging station for a quick recharge before it completes the job. You can even use the app to schedule cleanings when you aren’t at home.
ROCKUBOT Mite & Bacteria-Eliminating Robot
Did you know there are countless bacteria and mites all over your home? We don’t mean to alarm you and we have the solution! ROCKUBOT is a robot that employs UV-C light technology to eliminate both bacteria and mites. Because it’s a robot, it can move around on its own to clean everything from your bedsheets to your counters. Thanks to the 24 built-in AI sensors, it can navigate on its own while effectively reaching every corner. If that wasn’t enough, you can use ROCKUBOT as a Bluetooth speaker and a wireless charger for your smartphone.
Dremel Versa High-Speed Power Cleaner
When people say elbow grease, it’s a very obvious amount of energy; far more than we usually want to apply when it comes to home cleaning. Rather than put yourself out, let the Dremel Versa apply the elbow grease for you. This high-speed power cleaner has four different attachments to help you vigorously scrub just about any surface you can imagine. Plus, you can use it with one hand. You can finally bust through that stuck-on grease on your stove. Or get rid of all those fingerprints on your stainless steel fridge. You can even use it in the bathroom to bust through the gunk buildup in your grout.
Braava Jet Robotic Mop by iRobot
We all know that a robot vacuum is a must in the 21st century, but a robotic mop should be, too. The Braava Jet from iRobot works just like a robot vacuum but on your hard floors. It sprays out water in its path and then moves over the area to start mopping. You can choose which cleaning pad to uses, making it ideal for anything from tile to wood to laminate. It cleans 100 square feet in just an hour. You can even create zones with virtual walls so Braava Jet can focus on a single area.
Narwal Self-Cleaning Robot Mop & Vacuum
Just when you thought these devices were smart, Narwal is here to blow your mind. This insanely smart system combines a robot mop and a robot vacuum to take care of every single floor type in your home. It navigates all on its own so you truly don’t need to lift a finger. You can also use the app to direct it to particular areas. If that wasn’t enough when the job is done, Narwal heads back to its base and cleans itself. Yes, this all-in-one cleaner also cleans itself. It’s like home cleaning inception and it’ll save you (and your back) countless hours of unnecessary work.
Coral One Handheld and Robot Vacuum
Need something smart, simple, and time-saving? Check out Coral One. It combines a handheld vacuum with a robot vacuum so you can adequately clean everything you need. Let the robot vacuum get to work on your floors as it automatically moves about your home. It can handle different floor types like a champ, meaning you can hit start and let it get to work without a second thought. Then, you can supplement with the handheld vacuum for those hard to reach areas. This is great for using on your stairs or anywhere else a robot vacuum cannot navigate.
Philips Series 2000i Connected Air Purifier
No matter how much you scrub your floors or bathroom or kitchen, the air in your home has a profound effect on your health. To make sure it’s as clean as can be, use the Philips Series 2000i. It’s a connected air purifier that not only draws air in to purify, but it also keeps tabs on your air. By monitoring and responding to the air quality, this system is always keeping the air its cleanest. To make it easy to understand, the front has a color-coded ring light to give you visual feedback on the quality of the air in your home. You can also use the app to tackle a single room at a time.
When it comes to a clean home, you get out what you put in. Usually, this translates to time spent scrubbing, washing, and arranging. Using technology in the right way, you can greatly reduce the time you spend on your chores.
Do you have any smart cleaning gadgets to add to the list? Let us know in the comments!
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