If your dishwasher is starting to smell, or left over food and gunk are starting to build up, it’s time to give it a clean.
It’s not hard to do and you’ll see the benefits straight away, with your plates coming out brighter and cleaner.
It depends on how much you use it, but you should try and clean your dishwasher at least a couple of times a year.
The biggest tell that you need to give it a clean is an unpleasant smell when you open the door. Also, if plates and cutlery aren’t coming out completely spotless, it’s time for a clean.
Before you get going, there a few things to make sure you’ve got to hand:
When you’re ready to start cleaning, just follow these steps.
If your dishwasher has an automatic cleaning cycle, it’s worth running it every few weeks to clear out trapped food and grime.
If it doesn’t have a dedicated setting, or you want to give it a really deep clean, try using baking soda.
Once you’ve got your things together, follow these steps:
Once you’ve got your dishwasher clean, there are a few simple things you can do to keep it cleaner for longer.
Hopefully we’ve covered everything you need to stop your dishwasher from smelling and have helped you get your plates as good as new again.
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