Washing dishes is the worst. You just have to stand there, hunched over a sink, scrubbing away until your hands are pruney. Or maybe you load the dishwasher only to find your dishes never really seem all that clean. Don’t even get us started on the difficulties of hand-cleaning staples like water bottles or cast iron cookware.
Whatever your particular challenges are, we’ve got some picks below that are beloved by experts, testers and reviewers alike. From high-performing soaps and detergents to specialty tools that’ll save time and space, they make washing dishes much, much less of a nightmare.
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