It is obvious that in your house, it is the kitchen that is exposed to a lot of moisture floating in air in the kitchen, which unfortunately contributes to the accumulation of dirt, grime and the worst of grease on cabinets. Cleaning kitchen cabinets can be a hassle. However, if you know the right way to do it, cleaning kitchen cabinets can be done easily and effectively. You would not believe it, even after years and years of dirt build-up, you can still get rid of the grime, grease and dirt. Your cabinets can be made to look new again. Here are some useful tips for cleaning kitchen cabinets:
Getting rid of the accumulated dirt
First, you need to select a work area that is properly ventilated. The best thing to do is to work outside. You would not want the sharp and strong smell of the cleaning products to linger in your home. When it comes to dirt, it usually happens, this tip will work on wooden furniture or cabinets. You need to have certain things ready before you start the cleaning process. You will need items such as soft cloth, used toothbrush, disposable containers, face mask, vacuum cleaner, paper towels and rubber gloves.
You can take the wooden cabinets or furniture outside and start cleaning them using paper cloths for removing as much dirt as possible. Then, you need to use the vacuum to remove most of the dirt. It is best to use a vacuum having a brush attachment. This is because this way the dirt in the corners and crevices can be wiped off. You can use cleaning products to wipe the persistent grime and dirt from the cabinets. Dip the brush in the cleaning solution to work on the corners and into the grooves.
Getting rid of grease
This can be tricky. You need to mix three tablespoons baking soda in single cup of warm water. You can use a sponge for spreading the baking soda over the greasy area and then slightly and gently rub it to remove the grease. After cleaning with cool water, dry it with soft towel. If the grease is persistent, you can use vinegar to clean the area. When finished, you can rinse the whole area with plain water for removing the vinegar. You can repeat the process, if you are not satisfied with the cleaning.
This way, cleaning kitchen cabinets can be done effectively.