Microwave Makeover: Tips for Sparkling Cleanliness
Microwaves are indispensable kitchen appliances, but they can quickly accumulate splatters and odors. Follow these easy steps to give your microwave a thorough cleaning and restore its sparkle.
1. Initial Preparations:
Before starting the cleaning process, gather your supplies. You’ll need a microwave-safe bowl, water, white vinegar, a sponge or microfiber cloth, and a toothpick for detailed cleaning. Having these items ready will make the cleaning process more efficient.
2. Steam Cleaning Method:
Fill a microwave-safe bowl with a 1:1 mixture of water and white vinegar. Place the bowl in the microwave and heat it on high for about five minutes. The steam created will help loosen dried-on food and stains, making them easier to wipe away.
3. Wipe Down the Interior:
After steaming, carefully remove the bowl (it will be hot) and use a sponge or microfiber cloth to wipe down the interior