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How to Clean burnt on grease off gas Stove top without scrathing it?

  • When that happens on our enameled cooking surface, I use fume free oven cleaner. I spray it on fairly heavy then cover with a paper towel so it does not dry out so fast. Sometimes on really heavy deposits I will spray the towel as well just to be sure it stays wet longer. After a few hours later I then come back pick up the towels and wipe clean with a wet sponge. So far this has worked well for us. The biggest issue being is once the surface is scratched it become more and more difficult to keep clean.

  • Inez B
    Inez B Madison, VA
    on Feb 17, 2012

    I use Bar Keepers Friend and a soft pad, works wonderfully.

  • Deb B
    Deb B Elsie, NE
    on Feb 18, 2012

    I use Bar Keepers friend and it has helped in many items now i can"t find it

  • Sunrose130
    Sunrose130 Houston, TX
    on Feb 20, 2012

    If it's REALLLLLY bad, spray a little bit of oven cleaner on it & let it sit for while. That should at least soften it. Try using a plastic scraper on it or even a spoon gently. I too use Barkeepers Friend and it's wonderful. Used it to get the hard water debris off my shower tiles. Nothing else worked on it. I think Lowe's carries it & many grocery stores in the aisle where you find cleaners....I found it on the bottom shelf at my store....

  • Diana H
    Diana H Charlotte, NC
    on Feb 21, 2012

    thanks i'll have to get it, my stove top does have a ring around the burner, i've even tried Glass Cook Top heavy duty cleaner and polish, but still has a large ring on it...

  • Inez B
    Inez B Madison, VA
    on Feb 21, 2012

    I buy Bar Keepers Friend at my local Walmart, the liquid type works wonders for cleaning the soap scum from your tub also... Any where there is grease buildup, I have a bottle in each bathroom and the kitchen. Love it.

  • Tina D
    Tina D
    on Feb 21, 2012

    I love Barkeepers friend,I use it all over the house.

    • Barbara Hedges
      Barbara Hedges Las Vegas, NV
      on May 30, 2017

      my daughter has real hard water. I cleaned her sink and could not believe all the stains disappeared. She had Bar Keepers and I went home and bought it at Walmart. great stuff.

  • Sunrose130
    Sunrose130 Houston, TX
    on Feb 24, 2012

    Inez B. where do you find the liquid version Barkeepers? I've never seen it!

  • Inez B
    Inez B Madison, VA
    on Feb 25, 2012

    I believe the last time I had to get it from amazon

  • Terri J
    Terri J Annapolis, MD
    on Feb 28, 2012

    I use non-flamable engine degreaser, dilute as instructed, let it soak and take a soft scrubbing pad to it. It really smells good too. I have also used grate cleaner that you would use on your grill on my stove top, but the degreaser did a better job.

  • Sunrose130
    Sunrose130 Houston, TX
    on Feb 29, 2012

    Thanks, Inez.

  • Rosa Hart
    Rosa Hart Tye, TX
    on Mar 8, 2015

    You need to use baking soda and little water to make a paste to get rid of grease on stove.

  • Becky Greenwald
    Becky Greenwald
    on Mar 17, 2015

    Maybe a magic eraser?

  • Gophuk Urcelf
    Gophuk Urcelf Slingerlands, NY
    on Nov 11, 2015

    Brasso metal polish and a little elbow grease with a Scotch-Brite sponge. You'll be amazed at how well it works.

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