Best Ways to Clean Microwave With Vinegar Lemon etc

the splatters of food in the microwave make it look awful, makes it stinking and also decreases the efficiency of microwave. Thank heavens that it’s not hard to clean it if you know how to do it. It can be cleaned without using any strong chemicals or cleaners, here are some easy ways you can clean your microwave with ease.

Clean it using Vinegar


Things you need:

1. A microwave safe bowl or cup

2. Water one cup

3. Two tablespoons of Vinegar

4. A rag/sponge/paper towel

* Put water and vinegar in the bowl

* put the bowl in the microwave

* turn on the microwave for 5 minutes

* the steam coming up from microwave will loosen the junk and food particles      sticking to the walls of microwave.

* take the water bowl outside the microwave with care.

* Clean it thoroughly with the rag, it will come off easily.

* take out the glass try and wash it with a dish wash

* your microwave is all spit and spans.

Cleaning with baking soda

Baking soda can be used for cleaning your microwave.


Follow this simple method.

All you need is:

Two table spoons of baking soda

one cup water

a microwave protected container
and a rag to clean


make a solution of baking soda and water
Put the containing bowl in the microwave
Turn it on and cook it for 3-5 minutes on high temperature.
Now wipe the spills and food residuals from walls and wash the try.
Dry with paper towel.

Cleaning with Lemon

Lemon is well known for its acidic properties to work against grease and oil. We can use lemons to make your microwave oven clean and maximum oil free. Rich in citric acid , it’s one of the best natural cleaners, due to low ph and antibacterial qualities.


Things you need:

* One Lemon

* One table spoon water

* Rag


* Cut lemon in half

* Place both pieces of lemon cut-side down on heat protected plate and add table spoon water.

* Set timer for 1 minute

* when the lemon turn hot and soft and your oven is steamy

* use the lemon on grease and oil in your oven and you can use it on other utensils as well.

* Now wipe it.


it is one of the fastest ways to melt the nasty food sticking inside the microwave.


Things needed:

* Heatproof bowl

* water


* Fill the bowl with water
* start timer for 2 minutes and don’t open the door.
* Take out the bowl and clean the microwave with a rag.

Using Dish wash Liquid

Things needed:

* dish soap

* Water

* heatproof Bowl

* Sponge


* Fill the bowl with water

* add dish wash liquid in water as much required

* Put the bowl in microwave

* heat it for one minute

* take the bowl out

* dip the sponge in water when it become Luke warm and wipe the oven with it.

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