10 cleaning tricks for people who hate housework

10 Cleaning Tips for People Who Hate Housework
10 Cleaning Tips for People Who Hate Housework

With the new year approaching, you may be pondering a clean sweep -- but do you totally hate housework? Don't worry, we've got your back. Check out the video above for some brilliant ways to hack the cleaning process.

Our favorite is a fix for cobwebs or other dust you can't reach on or around the ceiling. Simply drag a helium balloon along the webs or fuzz, and they'll all be gone in a jiff. (We realize you will have to somehow get that balloon, which could be annoying ... but you're smart. You'll figure it out.)

And if you are looking for a couple quick buys that'll totally whip your home into shape in no time, you'll want to check out these seriously fabulous organizational tools.

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A similar version of this story ran on March 17, 2015.

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