Mr. Clean Magic Eraser Select-A-Size ($4 for 6 at mass retailers)
Soap scum and tile mildew quickly succumbed to this mighty force. But to relegate it exclusively to the bathroom would be a shame. It easily removed scuffs from floors and walls, tea and coffee stains from a countertop, and fingerprints from doorframes.
Scrubbing Bubbles bathroom cleaner ($4 for 25 oz. loads at mass retailers)
"I spray it on and walk away for 10 minutes. When I come back, all I have to do is wipe the surface clean. It's great not having to put a ton of elbow grease into my cleaning." Dulcy Howard, 40, Colorado Springs, Colo.