The importance of a clean oven
Before we dive headfirst into our cleaning tip, let’s talk about why it’s essential to keep a clean oven. A dirty oven can contaminate your food, which can cause unpleasant flavors when cooking. Additionally, the buildup of grease and food residue can reduce the efficiency of your appliance. So not cleaning your oven will not only cause you to consume more energy, but also cause your oven to deteriorate in the long run.
The ingredients for a brilliant oven
No, you don’t need to splash out on expensive and potentially harmful commercial cleaning products. The only things required are the White vinegarthe baking soda and a good dose of willpower!
Baking soda: the cleaning superhero
To start, remove all the racks from your oven, and sprinkle the inside with a generous amount of baking soda. Add a little water to form a paste. Leave this paste on for at least 12 hours, ideally overnight. Baking soda is an excellent ally for household cleaning in general. It has the power to absorb grease, neutralize bad odors and disinfect surfaces.
White vinegar: the perfect assistant to baking soda
After letting the baking soda paste work, it’s time to bring in the white vinegar. Spray white vinegar on your baking soda paste and watch the chemical reaction. This reaction will help dislodge embedded dirt. White vinegar is recognized for its cleaning, descaling and disinfecting properties.
Now that you have sprayed your vinegar, the expression of astonishment has passed, it is time to use a sponge or a brush to gently scrub the inside of your oven. You will be surprised to see how easily encrusted residue is dislodged! Once finished, rinse your oven with clean water and say goodbye to grime!
Little extras for an impeccable oven
To stay on a positive and clean note, once your oven is cleaned, consider putting aluminum foil at the bottom of your oven to make it easier to maintain. Change this sheet regularly.
With these tips, you will be able to keep a clean oven and effective for a long time! Please feel free to share your own tips or let me know your experiences with these methods. A happy home is a house that is as clean as possible, right?