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Keeping the kitchen clean can be a hassle but with these tips your kitchen will be spotless in no time.

Check out this post to learn a few quick tips that will make tidying the kitchen a lot easier.

Kitchen Cleaning Tips

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1. Reuse coffee grounds to get rid of smells from your garbage disposal. 

Don't throw away your coffee! Instead do this with it for a better smelling garbage disposal.

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Instead of throwing away your used coffee grounds, save them to make homemade garbage disposal cleaning tabs to neutralize odors and keep your sink smelling fresh. For more ways to keep your garbage disposal smelling fresh, you might enjoy this post.

2. Install a tension bar under the sink to store cleaning bottles.

Use tension rods under the sink to hang cleaning products and other items.

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Save major space under your kitchen sink by installing a tension bar to hang your cleaning products and other items. For more under-the-sink organizing ideas, check out this post.

3. Check the expiration dates on your spices.

Spices and herbs expire! So make sure to check the expiration dates on ffm,8

How frequently do you check for expiration dates on your spices? In case you were wondering, ground spices can last from 2-3 years before being tossed. It’s always a good idea to take inventory of your spice cabinet every now and then.

For a list of expiration dates of common items in every home, you should check out this post.

4. Keep a lint roller in your kitchen drawer. 

Lint roller hacks that you didn't know before!

A lint roller has so many uses in the home and can really come in handy in the kitchen. If you break a glass dish or cup, a lint roller can be used to pick up pieces of glass that are hard to see with the naked eye.

5. Save water and keep a clean sink by using bins to wash dishes. 


Keep your sink clean and clear at all times by using plastic bins to hold and wash dishes. This simple hack will save you time and money! For more ways to make dish washing easier, check out this post.

6. Use wax paper to shine kitchen sink and fixtures. 

Great tip for keeping your stainless steel sink shiny!

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Rub a sheet of wax paper on your stainless steel sink, fixtures and appliances to get rid of watermarks and to help add shine. For more stainless steel cleaning tips, check out this post.

7. Stop leaks and prevent odors by lining your kitchen trash can with newspaper. 


Line your kitchen trash can with newspaper and sprinkle baking soda over it before replacing the liner. This will help to catch leaks and absorb odors so your trash can is always smelling fresh. For more trash can hacks, you might enjoy this post.

8. Clean your glass top stove with 3 simple ingredients. 

Clean every nook and cranny of your house with these amazing house cleaning tips and tricks.

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First, spray your glass top stove with hyrdogen peroxide. Then add a few squirts of dish soap and sprinkle on the baking soda to easily clean food and grime from your stovetop. For a complete list of cleaning hacks and tips, check out this post.

9. Clean grease from your kitchen cabinets with baking soda. 

Scrub grease from your cabinets with a baking soda paste.


Scrub away grease from your kitchen cabinets with a paste made of baking soda and water. Afterwards, rub your cabinets with lemon oil to keep them shiny.

I really hope you enjoyed this post on the different ways that you can keep your kitchen clean!

For more amazing kitchen cleaning and organizing hacks, you might enjoy: 7 Brilliant Cleaning and Organizing Ideas for a Tidy Fridge

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