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I know it is sad to be so enthusiastic about a cloth but these really are great. You can use them on pretty much any surface and they really get things clean without using any chemicals. They just look like ordinary dusters but the micro-fibres seem to be great at picking up dirt and dust.
The most impressive thing about them is the way they clean glass. I have a mister bottle (designed for misting house plants) and spray a little water onto the windows, I then give it a quick rub over with a general purpose e cloth to get the worst of the dirt off then finish it off with a rub with the glass cloth. This way you can get round several dirty windows at once with out getting the glass cloth too wet. I can clean one of our 6 pane windows in no more than a minute and so long as you don't overdo the water and get the cloth too wet there is never a smear. What's more because I am only using water my hands don't get sore and rough.
The general purpose cloth is great for dusting about the house and used with my misting bottle works every bit as well as polish.
I have even tried the heavy weight kitchen and bathroom cloth on my cooker hob (parts of which had not been cleaned for at least 6 months!) and it did an excellent job although I did have to stop off and wash the cloth a couple of times due to the excessive amount of grease.
Finally I have a cloth that goes over a mop head to do the floors with.
When you are finished with them you just throw them in the washing machine (without any fabric conditioner) and they come up as good as new.
The only drawback is the price but they seem a lot cheaper in the supermarkets these days and as I have not bought any polish since I think they have earned their keep.
I bought my e-cloth from Lakeland, mainly because my mum needed to make the value of the order up in order to get free postage (or a free gift, or something like that) and it looked quite interesting. I am not very good at remembering to buy cleaning stuff, so the fact that all you needed was this cloth sounded ideal to me.
I find the texture stands my hair on end when it is dry, but when wet it is fine. It is brilliant for cleaning grease, I never use kitchen cleaner anymore, and it even cleaned the really stubborn sticky grease off the cooker hood without much effort. You put it in the washing machine to clean it, and it comes up great. It is recommended that you wash it at quite a high temperature (60 I think) however I wash everything at the lowest temperature that my washing machine will do (30 I think) and it comes out nice and clean. It is robust, I have been using mine for over a year now, and cleaned things like the rack thing off the gas hoob, which normally damages your dishcloth and it still looks like new.
I find it is not quite so good at cleaning soap scum from the bath, so use a tiny sprinkle of washing powder for that, but I have not bought any cleaning chemicals for over a year now, so that's got to be a good thing.