How to clean kitchen hood from grease and grime: top 3 effective ways

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What to use to clean the hood. Source: pixabay.com

A range hood is an indispensable device in every kitchen that helps to eliminate all the steam and smoke that occurs during cooking. And while the walls of the kitchen and the cabinet remain clean, the hood itself often gets greasy.

The FoodOboz editorial team will tell you about the top 3 effective ways to clean the hood from grease and soot. This was reported by the Times of India.

What to use to clean the hood


Fill a saucepan with water and put it on high heat. When it boils, add 1 cup of vinegar and turn off the heat. Immerse the hood plates in the hot liquid and leave them there for 30 minutes. After that, clean the grill with a stiff sponge or washcloth and then wash it with soapy water.

How to clean the hood from grease and soot

Baking soda

Dissolve 3 tbsp of baking soda and warm water in a bowl. You should get a pasty mass. It should be applied to all the plates of the hood and left in this form for 40 minutes. After that, wash the grids in the usual way.

Clean kitchen hood

Salt and lemon

Add 2 tbsp of salt to a bowl and squeeze the juice of one lemon. Stir and apply the mixture to all the plates of the hood and leave it for 1 hour. After an hour, wipe the grids with a stiff sponge.

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