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How do you clean the inside of an oven?

Baked on grease on the door. Gross. The heat clean cycle does Nada.

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Asked by staciandababy at 6:31 PM on Jul. 5, 2013 in Home & Garden

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  • Steel wool and lots of elbow grease.

    Answer by Ballad at 6:37 PM on Jul. 5, 2013

  • NP swears by vinegar (pretty sure its her that normally advises that)
    I prefer harsh chemicals that require a rebreather- but then I have to leave the damn thing on 400 degrees for an hour or two to get rid of the chemicals
    try the vinegar

    Answer by feralxat at 6:59 PM on Jul. 5, 2013

  • If vinegar doesn't cut through it, try Dawn dish soap & a textured sponge. If that doesn't work, Easy Off oven cleaner.

    Answer by mrsmom110 at 7:03 PM on Jul. 5, 2013

  • Vinegar and baking soda.


    Answer by JeremysMom at 7:18 PM on Jul. 5, 2013

  • My issue with vinegar and baking soda on surfaces without a drain is that I get the damned paste everywhere.

    I tried it on my black tile and that was HELL getting it out of the cracks

    Comment by staciandababy (original poster) at 7:19 PM on Jul. 5, 2013

  • Oven cleaner. I won't even try homemade or natural stuff in there. A good scrubbie too for the tough spots.

    Answer by idareyou at 8:34 PM on Jul. 5, 2013

  • Make a paste with baking soda and water and rub it on. Leave for an hour or so and scrub.

    If not then use a common oven cleaner - they're not a problem on enamelled oven doors even for self cleaning ovens (though they are, of course, not to be used on the rest of the oven).

    Answer by goldpandora at 5:10 AM on Jul. 6, 2013

  • Get Easy Off oven cleaner. Leave it for a few hours. It all wipes right off. No scrubbing at all.

    Answer by mompam at 11:10 AM on Jul. 6, 2013

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