Living in a densely-populated city demands a constant reckoning with space and optimization. Cleaning and organizing, especially, require extra craftiness: finding unique storage options, devising dual uses for products, and paring supplies down to the essentials in order to make the most of your limited cabinet space.
If you’re familiar with the pains of close-quarters living, check out the video above for some handy cleaning tips. (As an NYC-dweller, I’ve now stocked up on as many magic erasers as our communal apartment-upkeep-cupboard will allow.) Keeping a car in tip-top shape in the city doesn’t need to be an ordeal, either. Armor All Ultra Shine Wash Wipes hardly occupy any cabinet space and get your car clean — radiant, even — quickly, no bucket or hose necessary.
Angela Wang is a Senior Writer for Studio@Gizmodo.