Since your dishwasher is doing all your dirty work, it needs to be cleaned. Soap buildup can leave streaks on your glassware and old food will stick to the inner workings of your dishwasher. It's a good idea to clean your dishwasher every month. Follow these easy steps to find out how to clean your dishwasher with vinegar – nature's biodegradable and non-toxic cleaner. Please note: it is advised to consult with your manufacturer before attempting this procedure to ensure that it is safe to proceed for your appliance.
Step 1: You will need
- A dishwasher
- 1 cup white distilled vinegar
- Measuring cup
Step 2: Cup-Of-Vinegar
Pour one cup of vinegar into a measuring cup and pour it into the bottom of your dishwasher. Using white distilled vinegar is safe, highly effective and very inexpensive.
Step 3: More Heat, Baby
Set your dishwasher heat on the highest heat level possible and run a full cycle. Any temperature above 140 degrees and above will disinfect everything and leave your dishwasher sparkling clean.