It’s not a secret that kitchen is the best place for the germs. They hide everywhere, even in the places you will never think about.
All the specialists agree that in order to start cleaning the kitchen, you need to start taking care of your hands. Hands contain lots of germs and specialists agree that a clean kitchen starts with clean and germ-free hands.
Don’t forget to wash your hands with soap before you start cooking. After cleaning your hands you are ready to clean your kitchen. And here is one, but very important rule that you need to remember: Warm water and soap do really kill the germs.
Specialists recommend starting with your kitchen sink. In order to clean your sink and make it germ free it is recommended to use a mixture of liquid soap with some baking soda.
And then don’t forget about cutting boards that gather germs in grooves. It is advised to clean the boards with hot water and soap. If you use plastic cutting boards, just wash them in the dishwasher. The chefs insist on using different cutting boards for the preparation of meat and cutting vegetables.
Everybody knows that bacteria love wet and damp places, that’s why they choose sponges and dish towels in the kitchen. But it should be said that they are easy to disinfect and sanitize. Firstly, you can boil them in the microwave or wash them in the dishwasher in order to kill all bacteria.
After you finishing cooking, don’t forget to clean the countertops using soap and warm water. You can also add baking soda in the soapy warm water. Afterwards dry all the surfaces with paper towels.
All the food is stored in the refrigerator, that’s why we don’t have the right to forget about its cleaning. All the shelves and the inside of the fridge can be also cleaned with the help of baking soda. If you fridge has a water dispenser outside, then wash the tray obligatory.
And the last things to clean are the handles: the handles of the fridge, of the cabinets, of the oven and the microwave oven. It’s much better to wipe them while you are cleaning the countertops. In such a way you won’t forget to clean them.
We hope that these professional cleaning tips from our experts will help you to keep your kitchen clean and germ-free.