Dusty baseboards, unwanted permanent marker drawings on the wall, and greasy stovetops are a few of the many messes we deal with. We get it, and we’ve been there too! But of all the cleaning supplies you have on hand, is there one that could do it all? The Mr. Clean Magic Eraser might be it!
Many have raved about the Magic Eraser’s superb abilities and for good reason. And yes, while it can certainly help remove dust and grime from your home, it can also be used for so much more! Here are 11 Magic Eraser hacks you need to try.
What Makes the Magic Eraser So Good?
It’s no secret that the Magic Eraser has magical abilities but what actually makes it so great? Morgan Eberhard, a senior scientist with Mr. Clean told How Stuff Works, “Magic Erasers are made from melamine resin foam that’s surrounded by air pockets that look almost like tiny triangles. When we wet them, those tiny air pockets become about as hard as glass.”
It’s the points on the triangles that catch on dirt and grime when you scrub the surface. Another interesting fact is the Magic Eraser isn’t loaded with added chemicals. You only need to add water for a powerful clean. Now that we know what makes it so good, let’s check out all the amazing things it can clean.