Having a family get-together is fun but cleaning the mess afterwards is a nightmare. Nobody would want to spend so much time in the kitchen, cleaning grease from, literally everything. Also, kitchen cleaning products are overpriced too. That is why we often feel lazy and fear to experiment with our cooking.
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But when there is a problem, there must be a solution, that’s why these cheap kitchen cleaning tips come in handy in these messy situations…
Parchment Paper – Don’t have time to clean up but want to have a quick snack? Use parchment paper as a hack. Place the pan on the stove on medium heat, take a sheet of parchment paper and place it over the pan. Now just crack the egg over the paper and wait for it to cook. When the egg is cooked take it out on a plate. Now just put the pan aside, without any need of cleaning it.
Blender Cleaning – Cleaning a blender is the ultimate task we want to avoid. But you don’t have to worry anymore, just pour some water in the blender with some liquid soap, and then just blend it. After a few seconds, get rid of the soapy water and clean the blender with clear water.
A pile of Dishes – The sight of dishes piling up on the sink is a frightening scene in daily life. Boil some water in a huge pan and pour it on the greasy dishes. All the grease will be out in no time making your cleaning process by hand a lot faster.
Cutting Board Cleaning – Cut half a lemon and scrub it over the board then sprinkle with salt. Leave it for 15 minutes and wash it with water.
Baking Soda Dishwashing Pods – Dishwashing pods are ridiculously expensive, and that is only for cleaning up dirty dishes. Make your very own washing pods with just two ingredients. Take a small bowl and add 2 tablespoons of baking soda with 1 tablespoon of liquid soap, blend and make small pods. And voila, your pods are ready to be placed in your dishwasher and clean.
Carpet Deodorizer – Take a jar with holes in its lid and combine baking soda and a few drops of any essential oil. Now shake well and just dust it on your carpet for instant fragrance.
Splatter on Microwaves – Instead of using harmful chemical on your microwaves, use this simple hack. Just place a bowl full of water inside and take it out after letting it boil for five minutes. Now take some paper towel or cloth and scrub off the oil from inside, your microwave will be as good as new.
Stains of Gas Burners – The stains on these gas burners are hard to remove but not anymore. Mix 1/4 of vinegar and 1/5 of water in a bowl and place those burners in it and leave it for overnight. Next day with the help of a metal brush scrub off the stains easily.
Spotless Steel – Now a natural scrubber for your kitchen sinks, spoons and other stainless steel. Take a grapefruit and cut it in half, put some kosher salt on it and scrub on any item you want to clean. Leave it for a few seconds and rinse well.
Rustless – Rusty items in your kitchen? Just take a bowl full of vinegar and place your rusty objects in it for overnight. Take it out and scrub it with a brush. Mix 1 part of baking soda and 2 parts of water and place the object in it for 5 minutes to get a shiny effect. After this, you can coat it with some coconut oil for protection from rusting.
Clean Pans – Save your pan from grease. Add some liquid soap and water and place a dryer sheet above it. Let it be for 1 Hour and take out all of it from the pan and wash with water.
Tiles Cleaning – Baking soda is basically the grease remover for a kitchen but also good for those tiles. Take a bowl and mix baking soda, vinegar, lemon juice and water. After a few minutes take a metal brush and scrub on those tough stains, then rinse it off.
Cleaning Coffee Maker – Coffee is an important part of our lifestyle, so this hack is necessary. Fill the coffee maker with sliced lemon and water, let it boil for a few minutes. Then spill it and rinse it off.
Floor Cleaning – Get a bowl and mix 4 cups of water, 2 cups of vinegar and 10 drops of essential oil. In this mixture, soak some woollen socks and after sometimes take them out in a jar. Whenever you need to clean, just take out the microfiber mop, roll a sock over it and swipe away.
Cleaning Bottles – Cut a sponge in half, then make holes in both of them. Insert a metal in one of them and in another insert a magnet. Seal the hole with glue. Now just put the metal sponge inside the bottle and with the help of magnetic sponge rub the bottle clean.
Stop From Spilling – We all hate it when curry or pasta get boiled out from the pan because we were busy doing something else. To stop from spilling just place a wooden spoon on top and you won’t have to worry about it again.
These easy kitchen cleaning tips essentially cover all of the things that you have to clean after cooking a nice meal. So now you don’t have to worry about cooking for a get-together or for a party ever again.