The hallmark of any housewife is the kitchen. Cleanliness here not only helps make the cooking process enjoyable, but is also one of the guarantors of our health.
We have collected for you 14 valuable tips that will help, without extra costs, bring the perfect shine to the kitchen.
1. Clean the kitchen set
Mix 1 cup of water, half a glass of vinegar, half a glass of vodka. All thoroughly mixed and poured into the tank with a spray. To give a disinfecting effect, you can add a couple drops of eucalyptus oil. This unique composition is able to remove lime and greasy deposits.
Attention: The procedure must be carried out in rubber gloves and do not forget to air the room.
2. Remove scale from the kettle
To remove scale from the kettle, you need to prepare one or two packages of citric acid (each 20-25 g). The amount of citric acid varies depending on the state of the kettle and the amount of scale.
- Fill the kettle with 2/3 of cold water, then open the package of citric acid and add it to the water.
- Bring the water to a boil and boil for a few more minutes (3-5 minutes).
- Then check whether the scale came off the kettle. To do this, it is necessary to remove the kettle from the fire and stir it up in different directions - the remnants of scale in the water will show how efficiently the cleaning has gone.
- After cleaning, drain the dirty water and rinse the kettle thoroughly.
- Fill the kettle with clean water, boil and drain. A similar procedure is repeated 2 times before everyday use.
3. wash the sink
Calcium does a good job with limescale. Add some ammonia to the water, apply the solution to the surface of the sink and rinse with hot water after 10 minutes.
4. Brighten up the microwave
What is required: water (400-500 ml), a container for water and 2 tbsp. l vinegar (9%) or 1 tsp. 70% essence.
Pour water into the plate, pour vinegar into it, put the solution in the chamber and turn on the microwave for 5 minutes (or 10-15 minutes depending on the degree of contamination). Now we give the vinegar fumes a little more time to dissolve the dirt on the walls of the chamber and begin to wash the microwave oven from the inside.
Attention: do not forget to wear rubber gloves.
5. Remove contamination from the hood
Heavily soiled filters from the kitchen hood should be wetted with water. This can be done with a spray. After that, apply a "Whiteness" with a toothbrush. Leave for 10 minutes, and then wash off under running water. Done!
Attention: do not forget to wear rubber gloves during the procedure!
6. Clean the oven
To clean the oven is perfect the following method. You need to take 1 cup of baking soda, add 1 tbsp. l detergent, and then enough water to get the consistency of pancake dough. The resulting paste is applied to the contaminated surface and leave for 15 minutes. Then wash the oven.
7. Clean the refrigerator
Perfectly wash the inner surface of the refrigerator and eliminate the unpleasant smell following reception. You just need to dissolve in 2 liters of warm water 2 tbsp. l baking soda, moisten a soft cloth in the solution and wipe all surfaces. After that, the walls are washed away with a clean, damp cloth, and finally they are wiped dry.
To put in order the refrigerator from the outside is best done with a sponge dipped in soapy water. The main thing is to wash the solution qualitatively so that there are no stains left. Do not forget to clean the back wall, where most of the dust accumulates. To do this, you can use a brush on a long handle, with which it is convenient to remove dust and cobwebs.
8. To make the dishes shine
Mustard powder will help wash dishes from grease and plaque. It is enough to put a little powder on the sponge, then wipe the surface of the plates, mugs. After that, just rinse with running water. The dishes shine like new!
9. launder the hob induction cooker
To clean the induction plate, toothpaste and a toothbrush are perfect. Just squeeze the paste on the brush and apply to the places where the soot was formed. Wait 10-15 minutes. Wipe the surface with a damp cloth.
10. We put in order the cooking surface of the gas stove
Wash the gas stove can be ordinary soap. The bar is rubbed on a coarse grater, soap flakes are dissolved in warm water to form a thick creamy mass. The resulting paste is applied to the plate for 15 minutes. After a quarter of an hour, clean the surface of the detergent with warm water.
11. Clean the grill gas stove
Grilles from the gas stove can be cleaned to shine if soaked with a small amount of ammonia for 7-8 hours.
Attention: Do not forget to wear rubber gloves during the procedure!
12. We wash the kitchen apron
To get rid of grease stains on the kitchen apron, you can use a concentrated soap solution. It is equally effective with both plastic and tiled surfaces. It is best to set a little laundry soap into a container, dilute with water and rub the problem areas with the resulting mass to completely get rid of grease stains and stains.
13. Clean the windowsill
A mixture of soda ash and washing powder (1 tbsp. L.) Is able to wash off grease stains, dirt and yellow traces of fading from the window sill.
14. Clean the pans from carbon
To clear frying pan with ceramic coating from carbon deposits, fat residues inside and outside, the next allowance will do. Pour water into a wide container so that the pan fits completely into it. Add a few tablespoons of dishwashing gel and a handful of soda ash. Then put the container with the frying pan and the contents on the fire and boil for half an hour. Wait until the liquid has cooled, remove the pan, rinse with water and wipe gently.