With everyone more budget conscious than ever, it's well worth stocking up on discounted household essentials - or buy them in bulk - when you see a good deal.
Like this Dr. Beckmann Service-it Deep Clean Washing Machine Cleaner, which has 40% off in Amazon's Prime Early Access Sale.
Normally retailing at £3.30, you can now get it for £1.99 or £1.79 if you subscribe to get regular deliveries.
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Why we rate it
Suitable for all washing machines, and claiming to remove 99.99% of bacteria, viruses and fungi (which can lead to nasty odours) this clever product cleans deep inside your washing machine getting rid of the nasties and leaving a fresh, lemony fragrance behind.
It also removes smells caused by detergent residue, or even from washing at low temperatures and using incorrect laundry detergent dosages.
How does it work? The activated carbon ingredient attracts particles like a magnet - so it can absorb and neutralise any build-up of dirt or gunk.
Another bonus is that by using this product, you'll also help extend the lifespan of your washing machine.
Use Dr. Beckmann Service-it Deep Clean Washing Machine Cleaner every two months or 30 washes to reap the benefits of cleaner clothes and a more efficient washing machine.
Not bad for under £2.
What the reviews say
With over 8,800 predominantly four and five-star reviews, this bargain buy is a firm favourite with Amazon shoppers because of its cleaning power and efficacy in removing unpleasant smells.
"Absolutely recommend it," said one reviewer, after finding the product got rid of a terrible stench their washing machine had had for six years.
One reviewer also said that their clothes looked and smelt "considerably cleaner" after one use of this Dr Beckmann product.
With more glowing reviews saying things like "brilliant product"; "sorted my problem"; "excellent"; "would highly recommend" - it's clear this is an affordable must-have that it's well worth investing in while it is at this bargain price.
Buy it now: Dr. Beckmann Service-it Deep Clean Washing Machine Cleaner | £1.99 (Was £3.30) - 40% off
The Dr Beckermann cleaner also comes in a version for your dishwasher.
"Sparking clean", "excellent product", "wow!", "highly recommended" is just some of the praise for this brilliant cleaning product. It removes 99.9% of all bacteria and micro-organisms as well as eliminating grease, residue and unpleasant odours.
You get a powder for use inside the machine, plus a specially designed wipe to use on the seals and grooves.
And your machine will be left smelling fresh and lovely, as it is also chlorine-free.