How to Clean a Refrigerator

How to Clean a Refrigerator

One of the most annoying places to clean is the refrigerator. It is one chore that not many people keep up with. Below are a few tips on how the clean your refrigerator and keep it clean.

Organizing Your Refrigerator To Keep It Clean

One major tip to keep any refrigerator clean is to keep it organized. Make a place for everything inside, and keep it that way. If you have a place for all the food and drinks in your fridge it is so much easy to keep it clean. Clean everything out and wipe it down with Clorox. Then you put everything back in a certain spot. For instance, you can put the drinks on top, the condiments in the sides doors, and the leftovers on the bottom. If you see how nicely everything fits in your fridge once it is organized, you will be encouraged to keep it that way.

Toss Everything Out and Start Over

Another great tip on how to clean a refrigerator is to get rid of everything inside. Clean your fridge out, throwing away the left over and expired foods. This will give you more space. It will also give you a chance to scrub your refrigerator and organize all of your food. You will be amazed how much cleaner the fridge will be.

Clean Up As You Mess

In order to know how to clean a refrigerator you need to learn how to keep up with your cleaning. A lot of times you spill something small in a fridge and just leave it there.

Get the Odors Out and Keep Them Out

Lastly, once you clean out your refrigerator and organize it put a box of baking soda in the side or back of it. It is an old trick that helps keep out the odors. You will never have a stinky fridge again.

These are just a few tips on how to clean a refrigerator and keep it clean. If you follow them you are sure to cut your cleaning time in half, as long as you keep up with it.

Betsy Cline

Betsy Cline has been a professional house cleaner for 15 years and also a mother of 4 amazing kids (who make lots of messes). She is the founder of How to Clean It and loves to share tips and advice for cleaning up anything life throws at you.

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