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Where to buy cleaning supplies: These retailers have stock

Where to buy cleaning supplies
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The novel coronavirus pandemic has changed the way we shop. Items that were once commonplace — such as soap and cleaning wipes — are now nearly impossible to find. So if you've been wondering where to buy cleaning supplies online, you've landed on the right page. 

We're including all reputable retailers from brands you recognize like Method, Dial, Clorox, Lysol and more.

A few things to keep in mind as you shop: Many stores are limiting the amount of product you can buy. (We've seen limits of two per person). Likewise, inventory is moving fast, so don't hesitate to buy something you see in stock. In the event that the product you're looking for does sell out, try another link or check back later in the day.  

Where to buy cleaning supplies

Cleaning Accessories

Force of Nature Starter Kit: $59 @ Force of Nature (opens in new tab)
Force of Nature's cleaning kit is on the EPA's list of disinfectants to use against COVID-19. It can be used on all sorts of surfaces from kitchens and bathrooms to floors and rugs. It comes with five capsules of precisely measured salt, water and vinegar, which are converted to electrolyzed water when an electrical current changes the chemical composition of the solution into a cleaner. Use coupon "NOGERMS15" to drop its price to $59.50. Coupon ends August 31. 

Showa Nitrile Gloves: $17 @ Staples (opens in new tab)
These nitrile gloves provide protection against abrasion, punctures, cuts, and snags. Only the size 7 group (small) is currently available. They measure 13 inches in length. 

Swiffer Duster Starter Kit: $7 @ Office Depot (opens in new tab)
This Swiffer starter kit includes a Swiffer duster/handle and five unscented duster refills. 

Clorox Scrub Brush: $3 @ Target (opens in new tab)
The Clorox Scrub Brush is a multipurpose brush that can be used to clean a variety of surfaces, including countertops and tile flooring. 

Lysol Click Gel Automatic Toilet Bowl Cleaner: $6 @ Staples (opens in new tab)
This box of Lysol Click Gel Automatic Toilet Bowl Cleaner includes four self-adhesive gel disks. The disks disinfect and offer a fresh scent with each flush of the toilet. Newegg has it in stock for $7 (opens in new tab).

Lysol Power & Blue Toilet Bowl Cleaner: $2 @ Target (opens in new tab)
This pack of Lysol Power & Blue Toilet Bowl Cleaner helps clean and disinfect your toilet with every flush. It includes two cleaners and each device lasts for up to four weeks. 

Bounty Select-A-Size 2-Ply Paper Towels: $11 @ Office Depot (opens in new tab)
These Bounty paper towels are quilted and feature Bounty's select-a-size design, which lets you use only the amount you need. It includes six big rolls. 

Cleaners/Soaps

Purell Healthy Soap Hand Soap: $3 @ Office Depot (opens in new tab)
Finding any Purell product has been impossible since the pandemic started. However, Office Depot has stock of Purell's Healthy Soap Hand Soap. You can purchase it online and pick up in-store. 

Fast Orange Pumice Hand Cleaner: $25 @ Staples (opens in new tab)
Pumice hand soap is made to clean grease, paint, oil, and other hard-to-remove stains from your hands. This 1-gallon bottle includes aloe to moisturize your hands.

Rug Doctor Pet Carpet Cleaner: $11 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)
This 64-ounce bottle of carpet cleaner contains no bleach, chlorine, ammonia, carcinogens, dyes or heavy metals, which makes it safe for use around pets and humans. 

Windex Outdoor Cleaner: $10 @ Home Depot (opens in new tab)
Home Depot has stock of this 32-ounce bottle of Windex Outdoor Cleaner. It can be used on windows, patio furniture, play sets, and more.

Clorox Toilet Bowl Cleaner With Bleach: $4 @ Office Depot (opens in new tab)
This 24-ounce bottle of Clorox Toilet Bowl Cleaner with Bleach can be used to eliminate toilet bowl stains, bacteria and odors.

Clorox Bleach Toilet Cleaner 12-Pack: $38 @ Office Depot (opens in new tab)
Office Depot has this 12-pack of Clorox Bleach Toilet Bowl Cleaner. Each bottle holds 24 ounces. This is one of the Clorox cleaners specifically recommended by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to fight against SARS-CoV-2.

As deals editor at Tom’s Guide, Louis is constantly looking for ways to avoid paying full price for the latest gadgets. With over 10 years of deals-hunting experience, Louis price checks against multiple retailers and searches high and low for the best deals to bring readers. A born-and-bred New Yorker, Louis is also an avid swimmer and marathoner. His work has appeared on Gizmodo, CNET, and Time Out New York.