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Recipe For Clean: Oven Cleaner

Is your oven crusty and gross? Does it send up a smoke signal every time you try to bake cookies? Then take your home cleaning kit and whip up a batch of natural oven cleaner. This easy Recipe For Clean will get your oven looking and smelling so fresh and so clean.


  • 1 cup or more baking soda
  • A few squirts of liquid detergent
  • Water

To find out the steps for this DIY, just

  • Sprinkle or spray a generous amount of water on the bottom of your oven.
  • Cover all of the gross baked-on bits on the bottom of your oven with baking soda until it's covered.
  • Sprinkle or spray more water on the top.
  • Let sit overnight, so it will loosen.
  • Use a sponge, with a squirt of liquid detergent on it, to clean up the mess.
  • Use a heavy-duty sponge with an abrasive surface for best results.


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