One of the coolest tools in your house cleaning arsenal is one you probably don’t think to use to its fullest potential. Learn how to use a magic eraser in more ways than you’ve probably ever thought of!

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One of the most versatile tools in your cleaning arsenal is the Magic Eraser.

You probably use it for a lot already — like removing your toddler’s crayon marks from the wall, for example.

But now, it’s time to think bigger because I’m positive that you aren’t using that one handy tool to its fullest potential. Here are 16 very cool magic eraser uses you’ve probably never thought of.

Let’s start cleaning!

How to Use a Magic Eraser: Uses You’ve Never Thought Of

I’m sure my mom wishes that magic erasers were around when I was a kid. I know I’m grateful for it because it really does work like magic to clean off some pretty tough stains.

The number of magic eraser uses is pretty amazing, and if you’ve only used yours to wipe crayon off the wall, prepare to be amazed!

Clean Keyboard

Remove dirt and grime from your computer keyboard. It can get into hard-to-reach places between the keys, so it works a lot better than a cloth. And, it removes oil and other grime a lot more effectively!

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Make White Sneakers Shine

There’s a very clear reason why I won’t buy white sneakers for my kids: they look grimy and very lived in all too quickly.

White sneakers are the worst dirt magnets around, but thankfully a magic eraser can have them looking like new again in no time.

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Polish the Silver

While polishing silver may not be as common as it used to be, it’s also not a thing of the past. If you have some, make those tarnished silver pieces shine again by giving it a little elbow grease with a Magic Eraser.

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Freshen Up Outdoor Furniture

Over time, your outdoor furniture gathers a layer of caked grime from the elements, and cleaning it can be a real pain.

Brighten up your outdoor furniture easily with this hack!

Clean it with a magic eraser to make it look new again. It works wonders – and takes out a large part of the workload!

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Remove Floor Scuffs

Get rid of floor scuffs in a flash with a kneadable eraser. Wondering how to use a magic eraser to remove scuffs? Just scrub it away – it takes hardly any effort at all!

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Freshen Up Your Wood Cutting Board

Not only does the magic eraser remove scuffs from your wood floors, but you can even use it to minimize scratches on your favorite wooden cutting board or butcher block counter top.

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Tackle Those Baseboards

This is one I’ve been using for years! Baseboards constantly get scuffed up, marked up, and things spilled on them.

Finally get your baseboards clean! The Magic Eraser will remove scuffs, dirt, and grime with ease.

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Clean Your Flat Iron

Why didn’t I think of this before? My flat-iron needs a serious cleaning, and this handy eraser is just the ticket for removing all that hair product build-up. Genius!

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Clean Windowsills

Really get in the nooks and crannies of your windowsills. It doesn’t matter how clean your windows are. If your windowsills are dirty, your windows just don’t look as good.

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Make Anything Vinyl Look Like New

From vinyl fencing to vinyl siding, the magic eraser can remove years of grime. This works so well – and so easily – you’ll wonder why you didn’t try it sooner. Your home’s exterior never looked better!

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Remove Hard Water Buildup

If you live in an area that has hard water, you know what that buildup looks like in your shower, tubs, and toilets. We all know it can be very difficult to remove. Until now!

Learn how to use a magic eraser to remove hard water buildup.

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Clean Your Glass Stove Top

My glass stove top never looks clean enough. I’m definitely going to try the eraser to remove stuck-on food and grease from now on. Worth a try, eh?

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Magic Eraser on Glass

Remove tough soap scum from shower doors. The magic eraser will clean up that glass good as new!

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Clean Your Faucets

And get those hard water stains off your faucets. They’ll shine like new again for the first time in ages!

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Clean Oven Glass

How does oven glass even get so dirty? After all these years, I still don’t know. But, I do know this product will take care of it, even if you haven’t cleaned your oven in a few months years.

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Clear Cloudy Headlights

My car is notorious for cloudy headlights. I’m going to try the magic eraser on them ASAP. This woman did, and it’s a world of difference.

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Use a magic eraser to make those headlights sparkle!
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Dry Erase Board Cleaner

Do you have a dry erase board with writing that just will not come off? Now it will. Finally, a clean board again!

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I hope that you found some cool new uses for your magic eraser on this list! If you’re wondering how to use a magic cleaner in ways other than getting the crayon off your walls, you’ll definitely want to try these other ideas.

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