When guests are on the doorstep: How to quickly clean a kitchen stove

A universal cleaner can be made from what you have in the kitchen

No matter what type of stove or cooking surface you have in your home, the main desire when you clean it is to do it as effectively and quickly as possible. Which is not always easy, because during cooking, spilled and spilled food sticks to the surface.

However, effective cleaners can also be made from homemade ingredients. In this case, they will be equally delicate even for glass ceramic. OBOZREVATEL tells about such products.

Dishwashing Liquid

What cleans up food residue from pots, will also be quite successful on the stove. The dishwashing liquid can be used to clean the stove on a daily basis, then one drop on a sponge will be enough. But it will also cope with old stains. Then it is better to apply a little product to the stain, distribute it evenly and leave it for 10 to 30 minutes - depending on the degree of contamination. And then scrub well with a soft sponge and rinse thoroughly.

Citric Acid

This remedy can be obtained either by dissolving baking acid in water or from fresh lemon juice. You can also rub individual stains with a slice of lemon. You can wipe the entire surface with the acid solution - it will wash away the dirt and degrease the surface, you can treat the stains and leave the acid to act for 15-20 minutes. Washing off such a product is very easy.


Another food-grade acid that can clean a stove. Vinegar can be used mixed with water in equal parts, or pure when you want to get rid of stubborn stains. Spray the product or pour some on the surface and rub it in. Then rinse. Stubborn stains will require a longer treatment to allow the acid to dissolve the dirt.

Vinegar and Baking Soda

This is a strong remedy for really stubborn stains. Mix the baking soda with water until it forms a paste-like substance and spread it over the surface of the stain. Then spray it with vinegar from a spray gun. A reaction will begin, during which foam will be released. When it is complete, you can easily wipe off the stain with a soft sponge.


This remedy will wash well, including the glass cooking surface. To prepare it, you need to take one teaspoon of alcohol and dilute it in a glass of water. This mixture is used to treat the surface. To get the stains out, you need to leave it for 10-15 minutes. After that, the contamination can be gently wiped off, and the stove can be rinsed with clean water.

Remedy from soap and baking soda

For cleaning, liquid laundry soap is best, although you can choose another option. It should be mixed in equal proportions with baking soda and slightly diluted with water. The resulting mixture is applied to the cooking surface and leave to act for 10-20 minutes. After that, it remains to carefully wipe the surface and rinse off the remnants of the product.

Remedy of soap, baking soda and vinegar

This is a stronger version of the previous remedy, because it also includes vinegar. It will easily clean even vitrified clay. To prepare a portion of the product, take 20 grams of baking soda, 2 tablespoons of vinegar and 25 grams of liquid laundry soap. Dissolve all the ingredients in a glass of hot water. You need to treat the surface with this remedy and leave it to work. The duration depends on the degree of contamination. It is better to wash off the remedy with warm water.

Mustard powder

This product effectively removes grease, but is not very suitable for surfaces that are afraid of scratches. The powder should be diluted with water to a pulp and treat the surface with it. Light stains will come off immediately, on difficult ones you can leave it even for a few hours.

Previously OBOZREVATEL told you how to easily clean the multicooker.

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