15 Effective Kitchen Cleaning Tips for Good Housekeeping

It’s not easy to maintain a ship-shape household. The everyday stresses and strains of being a working professional, coupled with running a family home mean that keeping on top of your kitchen can feel like a real chore. If you want easier, cheaper ways to clean your kitchen, check out these 15 top tips to help you achieve a cleaner, fresher kitchen at the heart of your household.

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Cleaning Kitchen Cabinets with Oil Soap

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Eco-Conscious Cleaning with Soda & Vinegar

Hometalker Sea Trace Creations believes many of the heavily-scented kitchen cleaning products we bring into our homes are harmful to our health. She recommends

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How to Clean a Kitchen Sink Naturally

Hometalker Mary is another homeowner that’s not afraid to shout about the benefits of distilled white vinegar and pure baking soda as a quick, natural kitchen cleaning

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DIY Garbage Disposal Pods

There’s no doubt that the nasty odor that garbage can create in your kitchen isn't nice, particularly if you enjoy hosting. This Hometalker opted to create her own

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Combatting Smudges on Black Kitchen Cabinets

Black kitchen cabinets are stylish, provided they are kept free from fingerprints, grease, and food splatters. This Hometalker devised a solution to combat those smudges.

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Speed Kitchen Cleaning Checklist

Hometalker Rachel reaches out to homeowners that don’t have enough time to keep on top of their kitchen. She found a way to speed up the kitchen cleaning process, working

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Make Your Own Granite Kitchen Cleaner

Do you have granite kitchen countertops? It can be a real pain in the backside trying to keep this expensive material clean. Hometalker Julie has devised her own granite

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Keeping a White Farmhouse Kitchen Sink Clean

For those nervous about living with a crisp, white farmhouse kitchen sink, you needn’t worry. This Hometalker has devised her own solution to keeping her white sink

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Spring Kitchen Cleaning Checklist

Chas details every aspect of her kitchen spring clean. She explains how she uses baking soda and a scrub pad to clean handles, pantry doors, and marks. An extendable dust

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Removing Grease from Kitchen Cabinets

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Save Money by Cleaning Your Fridge Coils

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Basic Post-Holiday Kitchen Cleaning

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Alka-Seltzer to Deodorize Your Fridge

Hometalker Chas challenged herself to use Alka-Seltzer as a kitchen cleaning accessory. Comprised of citric acid, baking soda, and aspirin, it’s perhaps unsurprising that

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DIY Butcher Block Cleaner

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Hard Water Stain Removal Hack

Do you live in an area of hard water? If so, your kitchen will likely suffer the same issues as Erin’s. Hard water stains and mineral deposits can make faucets look ugly

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