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Six cleaning gadgets you can gift your dear ones

Readers Lounge By Esther Muchene
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Truth be told, not everyone is great at gift giving. It’s honestly challenging to figure out something that the other person will fully appreciate.

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Although choosing the perfect gift is tricky, most people love gifts that can serve a purpose. Like in this case, cleaning gadgets.

The goal is to get something that will make life easier by cutting down on chore time, so that there’s more room to take care of other things.

If you’re wondering what you can get your loved one as a present, refer to this list of mind-blowing cleaning gadgets every neat-freak will appreciate.

1. Vacuum cleaner 

This one is a life saver and one of the most useful cleaning gadgets one can have. It will save them so much time and reduce the agony of having to bend while sweeping. It’s also a great option because it sucks in all the dust from those hard to reach places.

2. Automated air freshener

This is a simple but effective home-refreshing gadget. It’s inexpensive and does the job right. They come with timers so they pump out air freshener throughout the day, keeping the home smelling fresh. All they need to do is find a suitable area to station it, like the living room or bedroom and the rest is taken care of. When buying this gift however, remember to buy a pack of batteries should they be required and an extra set of refills. 

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A vacuum cleaner is time-saving and reduces the agony of having to bend while sweeping (Photo: Shutterstock)

3. Automatic makeup brush cleaner and dryer

This is a cleaning gadget if your loved one is a fan of makeup. So many makeup lovers dread washing their brushes. If not done frequently, they can become breeding grounds for bacteria. This adorable gift is amazing because they’ll be able to get their brushes clean in just a few seconds. And they don’t have to wait a couple of hours for their brushes to dry because the machine has got that covered.

4. Dishwasher

This is literally every woman’s dream. The thought of washing dishes every single day, especially when you don’t have someone to help with the upkeep can be draining, physically and mentally. And what better way to make things easier for your loved one than getting a dishwasher installed for them. All a dishwasher needs to function properly is a good water connection. This is one of those life changing gifts that you can ever give someone you love.

This is a simple but effective home-refreshing gadget (Photo: Shutterstock)

5. Robotic mop

The tech world is expanding and if you didn’t know, there are automated mops. These gadgets can be paired to their owners’ phones, allowing them to control the mop from a distance. They can handle the dishes, bathe the baby and attend to other chores as the mop cleans up the floors for them. The best part about this mop is that it’s not too bulky and can maneuver around different spots without trouble. At this point, I could definitely use an automated mop as well.

6. Phone sanitizer

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Phones usually have a lot of gross dirt, only that we can’t see most of it with the naked eye. If left uncleaned, mobile phones can harbour bacteria which can cause a number of infections. To eliminate the risks once and for all, get your loved one a phone sanitizer. Some even come with an inbuilt charger that keeps your phone charged and sanitized in one go


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