1 MOST REFRESHING KITCHEN CLEANER Magiclean Kitchen Cleaner $4.60, from major supermarkets This no-rinse cleaner left countertops and hobs fresh and squeaky-clean to the touch. 2 MOST TIME-SAVING BATHROOM CLEANER Mr Muscle Bathroom Cleaner $3.80, from major supermarkets Foam is fun, but not when you need to waste copious amounts of water – and time – washing it off. This detergent created the fewest bubbles, but cleaned well, and was easy to wipe or rinse off.
3 FRESHEST-SMELLING TOILET CLEANER Harpic Active Cleaning Gel Wild Flowers $3.10, from major supermarkets Its light and floral fragrance didn’t have an overwhelming clinical smell – so pleasant!
4 BEST ALL-PURPOSE DETERGENT Dettol Multi Action Cleaner $5.70, from major supermarkets Top marks for versatility. This removed grease and stains from floors, countertops and even mirrors easily – and equally well. 5 FRESHEST-SMELLING BATHROOM CLEANER Cif Bathroom Cleaner $4.50, from major supermarkets There was nothing artificial about the scent – we loved the lingering powdery fragrance that scented the bathroom.