Swiffer may give cleaning a whole new meaning, but that meaning is a bit wasteful and expensive -especially if you throw away your sheets and dusters after every use. You don’t have to though; there are work arounds to help you reduce the trash your Swiffer produces and save money at the same time.

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SquakFox has four tips to save you money, including flipping over the Swiffer sheet so you can use both sides, washing the sheets and dusters in a mesh lingerie bag, buying generics and, the most earth-friendly solution, using a microfiber washcloth in place of the sheets.

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As for the Swiffer Wet Jets, Primal On a Dime has a recipe to make your own fluid for the device that’s made from vinegar and water and can save you about 95% compared to the official Wet Jet formula sold on Amazon.

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