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10 Infomercial Products that Actually Improve Your Home
You've seen them on TV and wondered, “Do they really work?” Well, these quirky infomercial products happen to be some of the best sellers out there.
The Roto Sweep is an infomercial favorite that works on all hard floor surfaces including wood, tile and vinyl and its brushes rotate 360 degrees. There are no bags, cords or dustpans so you may want to pack away your old broom for good. By the way, these are the place you’re not vacuuming (but should be).
Have stinky drain pipes? Sani Sticks claim to keep your pipes odor-free throughout the year. Just drop them in your drain once a month to prevent backups and nasty odors. Prevent a backup in the first place by never, ever putting these items down the drain.
Banish dirt and grime with the Pressure Joe 1450-PSI Electric Pressure Washer. Designed to work on aluminum siding, decks and even barbecue grills, you’ll be able to reach hard-to-get-at spots with its long wand and adjustable spray nozzle.
An infomercial must-have, Flex Tape is a strong, waterproof tape that will seal and repair things as it conforms to any shape. Try using it to seal out water and air to create a solid barrier. It can even be applied underwater!
Pests such as mice, rats and squirrels are no match for the Rodent Sheriff. A favorite among infomercial viewers, the product is made from a peppermint formula, so it’s safe to use around children and pets and will keep rodents out of your garage, trash can and even your garden. If you have pantry pests, try these DIY removal options.
This isn’t your grandpa’s old bug zapper. The Zapp Light is an LED light bulb and bug zapper in one. Just use it in place of your outdoor light bulbs and you’ll keep mosquitoes at bay. These other products keep bugs away, too.
This all-in-one multi-surface cleaner from Bissell, called the Crosswave, will tackle all your tough-to-clean floors, including carpet. With easy-to-use finger controls and swivel steering, it easily maneuvers around hard-to-clean areas.
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