Ever wonder which household cleaning products are worth the money? We tested dozens of stain removers, disinfectants and scrubbing tools to find ones that stand the test of grime.
Green Works lemon all-purpose cleaner ($4 for 32 oz. at mass retailers)
Fresh spills of olive oil and tomato sauce were dispatched efficiently with a quick sprtiz and a wipe. Because it's bleach-free and mostly plant-derived, it doesn't require a second step of rinsing when used in food-prep areas.
Lysol Lemon Breeze all-purpose cleaner ($3 for 32 oz. at mass retailers)
"I use it on everything -- the toilet, sinks and countertops. It helps me clean up the messes my young kids make, too." Cassie Smith, 34, Clarksville, TN