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Smart Hacks to keep your Kitchen clean

The sink is overflowing with dirty utensils, the dustbin smells like  dirty socks, the shelves are full with dirt, the stove is all covered with remains of food particles. Is it a big thing to worry about? Well such things can be considered as big impediments in our plans to create a comfortable and a safe home for our family. Thus keeping our Kitchen clean is the first step towards leading a healthy life . If someone is more concerned about money, a neat and a clean kitchen can cut down our monthly cost efficiently as it leads to judicious use of the available resources. Cleaning the kitchen at the right time is very important socially and economically. There are many tricks that we can practice to make our kitchen spic and span, some hacks are listed below:


  • Use baking soda instead of conventional cleaners

Baking soda has ten different uses like it is used for making cakes and breads, whitening the teeth and so on . But many people do not know that it can also be used as an efficient, cheap and eco-friendly cleaner for your stove and kitchen appliances. Thus you can replace the conventional cleaner that release out chemicals and odour with baking soda without giving it a second thought.

  • Cleaning the dirty sink with ease

Cleaning the sink and the garbage disposal unit can be considered as a challenging job as it requires a lot of time and effort. Many products are available in the market but if you are looking for a cost effective method use a combination of lemon and baking soda. Apply the mixture on the steel sink wait for some time, if required rub with an old brush and you will be amazed to see the results.

  • Clean your microwave with lemon water

When it comes to cleaning of the kitchen and other appliances we often ignore microwave, but its cleaning is equally important. For cleaning the microwave just take a glass pour some water and add lemon in it , put the glass in the microwave and heat it for 1-2 minutes. Let the steam make the grease inside it soft and then wipe it with a clean cloth after some time. You will find a neat and a clean microwave within minutes.

  • Clean your wooden cutting boards with lemon and salt

Cleaning the wooden cutting board is very difficult, given the fact that they have pores which allow the bacteria to grow. An easy way to disinfect the board is take half lemon, a pinch of salt and a sponge to rub. After rubbing the surface you will notice a neat and a clean chopping board.

If you want to keep your copper pots shiny , clean and bacteria free then you should use a mixture of salt and vinegar. As a matter of fact if you have decided to clean the kitchen salt and vinegar is the ultimate combination which can be used.


  • Clean oil with oil

It may sound crazy but its true, the most effective way to clean the oily remains on the stove and other shelves is by using oil. Mineral oil is the best choice which can be used in this situation.