Saturday, February 25, 2012

How to Duggie: Cleaning Stove Burners

Inspired by the Duggar family, I am making this year about homemade, from scratch recipes. & adding to the list homemade cleaning products!!

Pinterest is my new addiction. I love looking for new ways to make my household chores easier. I came across this idea and I jumped on it!! Amazed at the results!

Yes, I  know my grills were bad. I was standing my ground in having my hubby be the one to scrub these. Well as you can see I was losing my battle. I now will do them myself and he can focus on making sure he takes out the garbage and helping with other chores ;)

 Place stove burner in ziploc bag, pour 1/4 c. of ammonia, soak overnight

Wipe it down with a wet sponge (I added dish soap) 

You're job is done!!


Can't take credit for this amazing tip, here is the blog I found it in The V Spot: Cleaning Stove Burners

THANK YOU, V SPOT!!

10 comments:

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    1. Where do I find the ammonia ?
      Does it has to be in powder?

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  2. I tried this and it worked like magic! Thanks:)

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  3. There’s not only the matter of contemporary versus traditional when it comes to woodburning stoves, but also heat output, energy efficiency, and price.

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  4. This works great, my stove looks like new again.

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  5. So I tried this last night, and it didn't work for me. The (all pupose) ammonia has been around awhile...would that matter? Also, I used a kitchen trash bag with the cinch and just tied it, should I have used a twist tie as well? I'm going to try it again as nothing will get these grates and burners clean.

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  6. That trick has been around for ever. I used to watch my grandmom clean any grates, stoveburner etc with ammonia. it has ben a cleaning option since at least the '60s when I knew of it, if course blogs make it easy to spread the word...

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  7. What a great tip,it worked like magic, and No damaged nails.

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  8. Tried this today...I was AMAZED at how well it worked! My burners look like new!!!

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