We know you don't need to be told this: With kids, come messes. But that doesn't mean they can't be part of the cleanup, too. We found five great, chemical-free tools that are easy enough for kids to use -- and they might even have a little fun while they're at it.
1. Fred & Friends Dust Bunny ($15, fredandfriends.com): Kids respond to specific instructions better than large tasks. For instance, instead of saying "clean your room," hand them this microfiber mitt and ask them to dust their shelves instead. You can toss it in the washer for quick and easy cleaning. Bonus: It's adorable.
2. Casabella Microfiber Stainless Steel Cloth ($10, casbella.com): Your kids will feel a sense of accomplishment wiping away smudgy fingerprints on appliances with this lint-free washable cloth. It cleans and brightens stainless steel, chrome and aluminum, and won't scratch the finishes. Use it wet or dry, and when it's ready to be cleaned,Read More »from 5 Fun Cleaning Tools Your Kids Will Actually Want to Use