The Simply Her team has tested a slew of cleaning products and gadgets to bring you the most effective ones, from detergents to mops and vacuum cleaners. By LIM TSIAO HUI
1 Best hob and stove cleaner
Bio-home Kitchen Cleaner, $5.60
A powerful cleaner that worked like magic on greasy hobs and oily spots - it dissolved grime faster than any of the other soapy solutions we tested.
2 Best all-purpose detergent
Dettol Multi Action Cleaner, $5.50
If you need just one cleaner for your kitchen, this is it. It cuts through grease to leave countertops, floors and even mirrors spotless and gleaming.
3 Most refreshing kitchen cleaner
Magiclean Kitchen Cleaner, $4.50
It leaves countertops squeaky clean to the touch, with a pleasant, fruity scent to boot!
4 Freshest-smelling bathroom cleaner
Cif Bathroom Cleaner, $4.50
This leaves a subtle, powdery scent with no clinical afternotes.
5 Best floor cleaner
Kao Magiclean Floor, $5.75
This cleaner consistently soaked up and cleaned oily smears effectively - a must-have for sparkling floors.
6 Freshest-smelling toilet cleaner
Harpic Active Cleaning Gel - Wild Flowers, $3.10
It got rid of noxious stains and odours, leaving behind a light floral scent.