How to Clean a Kitchen Sink

Kitchen sinks are among the most used items in your household. It’s no wonder, then, that they can also be the dirtiest. Left unclean too long, the bacteria that manifest in the sink can lead to life-threatening illnesses. However, by effectively incorporating non-harmful cleaning products like baking soda, lemon juice, vinegar, and old-fashioned elbow grease, […]

How to clean Cast Iron Pots and Pans – Part 3

Cleaning Cast Iron Pots and Pans 1. Wash the pan with hot water and a sponge.  Rub back and forth over the surface and interior of the pan. Take notice of places that have stuck on food. If you clean the cast iron immediately after using it, most foods will come off fairly easily. This […]

How to clean Cast Iron Pots and Pans – Part 2

Cleaning Aluminum Pots and Pans 1. Pour three parts water to one part white wine vinegar into the pot or pan.  Mix the solution with a spoon or a fork until it becomes well incorporated. The acidic vinegar will clean dirty and tarnished areas on the aluminum. 2. Bring the solution to a boil on […]

How to clean Cast Iron Pots and Pans – Part 1

Washing by Hand 1. Fill your pot or pan ⅓ of the way with hot water. Hot water is effective at removing stuck on food and stains. You shouldn’t put non-stick, cast iron, or aluminum pots and pans in a dish washer. Putting your pots and pans in the dishwasher may scratch and damage them. […]