Are you a busy mom or worker who hardly gets time for daily cleaning and your dirty oven and kitchen is bothering you? If yes then no more worries as I am going to share some clever and easy DIY oven cleaning hacks which will transform your oven into new one without using chemicals. I will share separate cleaning tips for different parts of oven if you are cleaning your oven deeply. If you don’t have much time then you could try basic cleansing hack on oven as well as grill. So let’s check how you could do that.
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DIY Oven Cleaner for Inside of oven
For cleaning oven you could use simple ingredients from your kitchen cabinet. Here is the ingredient list and quantities for DIY oven cleaner.
1 Cup Salt
1 cup bicarbonate soda or baking soda
Quarter cup water
Quarter cup vinegar
First of all remove grill of the oven. Make paste of all ingredients and apply this paste on the surface. Completely cover the sticky oily gunk with cleaning paste. Leave this paste overnight. Next morning spray your oven with mixture of water and vinegar 1:1. Then wipe away and wash your oven with dish wash liquid and water for shine. Washing with water and liquid soap will not only give shine to oven but it will also take away bad smell of vinegar. Rinse your oven well so that the salt may not cause any corrosion.
If you don’t want to try overnight method then you could add quarter cup of methylated spirit in the above mentioned oven cleaning mixture and let it sit for 3-4 hours. Spirit will speed up the cleansing action. But use it carefully as spirit can catch fire.
DIY Oven Cleaning Hacks for Oven Grill
All you need for cleaning oven grill is liquid ammonia. Just spray oven grill and burners of the oven with ammonia and wrap them in airtight plastic bag. Fumes will soften all the sticky and burned gunk. Leave them overnight and clean it in the morning with sponge. Ammonia fumes may irritate eyes so do this spray in well ventilated or open area.
*Never mix ammonia with bleach as it could produce toxic fumes.
Oven Glass Cleaner DIY
For cleaning oven glass make paste of baking soda and water cover oven glass with paste and let it sit for 10 minutes wipe it with sponge.
Oven Glass Shiner
For shiny glass: After removing the grease with baking soda paste, make solution of methylated spirit and water 2:1 and spray it on the glass now rub it with microfiber cloth for classy shine.