1 MOST USER-FRIENDLY KITCHEN SPONGE Pitaco $2, from Daiso A sponge that makes washing up less of a chore. It comes with a suction cup that you can stick to the wall or the side of the sink – just push the sponge through the plastic nail to secure it, as it drips dry. 2 BEST HOB AND STOVE CLEANER Bio-home Kitchen Cleaner $5.50, from major supermarkets The quick-acting detergent dissolved grime faster than the other soapy solutions tested. Wiping down greasy hobs and oily residue was a cinch.
3 BEST BASIN SPONGE Spontex Extra Strong Sponge $2.15, from Fairprice It’s the most powerful sponge of all those tested, great for scrubbing out grime and dirt from sinks and basins effortlessly.
4 MOST ERGONOMIC KITCHEN SPONGE Swash 2-in-1 Sponge All Duty $2.90, from Fairprice Twice as thick as the other sponges, the middle is contoured, making it easier to hold when washing pots or wiping down the sink.