The Best Ways to Clean Oven Racks

Cleaning oven racks sounds like a dreaded task (and typically has been for the most of us)! You can now put all of your oven cleaning fears to rest! We have a couple of methods using some household items that might make it easier for you. In this blog, we will show you a couple of the best ways to clean oven racks. Need more than just your oven rack cleaned? No problem! Combine these tips with Molly Maid’s cleaning service to ensure a fresh smelling home. Get an estimate today! Contact your local Molly Maid or call 888-583-6490!

 

Photo Cred: Alex Shultz on Flickr

Photo Cred: Alex Shultz on Flickr

Method 1 – Vinegar and Dish Washing Detergent

  • Place oven racks in bathtub.
  • Add just enough hot water to cover the racks.
  • Add 1/2 cup  of vinegar and 3/4 cup of dish washing detergent.
  • After leaving the racks soak in the tub for two hours, rinse off.
  • Use a brush to scrub off anything that did not come off in the rinse.

Method 2 – Dish Washing Detergent and Dryer Sheets

  • Place oven racks in bathtub.
  • Add just enough hot water to cover the racks.
  • Add 1/2 cup of Dawn dish washing detergent and six dryer sheets.
  • After leaving the racks to soak overnight, rinse off.
  • Use a brush to scrub off anything that did not come off in the rinse.

Does one method work better than the other? Or do you have a unique method of your own that is effective? Please let us know! Comment on this blog with your feedback and let us know what you discover.

by Molly Maid