Heat A Wet Sponge In The Microwave To Clean It

It seems no matter how hard you try, microwaves are difficult to keep clean. Just one overheating of soup and the entire inside is caked with baked-in tomato. Thankfully, according to tips site Cozi, you can heat a wet sponge or rag to steam the inside and clean it easily.Heating a wet sponge is also a good way to disinfect it. They recommend heating the sponge or rag for three to five minutes, then let it sit for a few more to let the steam loosen up the grime. After that, you should be able to wipe your microwave clean.

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    It will, however, stink out the kitchen if you don't use a clean sponge. Don't use one that's sat unused and damp for a day or two.

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