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What can I use to clean my kitchen cabinets with?

They are painted white, what works best?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 12:55 PM on Jan. 23, 2011 in Home & Garden

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  • If they are painted and not sealed you will have a hard time. I like lysol kitchen anti-bacterial. Also, I hate the smell of bleach and have white countertops and I make a scrub out of baking soda and water. It works really well :)
    jen2774161

    Answer by jen2774161 at 12:57 PM on Jan. 23, 2011

  • Mr clean pad!
    PANZONSMOM

    Answer by PANZONSMOM at 12:59 PM on Jan. 23, 2011

  • All that is really needed is a dilute solution of dish liquid and water.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 1:02 PM on Jan. 23, 2011

  • I love the kitchen cleaner with clorox......works great and gets germs off at the same time.

    zbee

    Answer by zbee at 1:03 PM on Jan. 23, 2011

  • magic eraser!
    i use this for EVERYTHING lol.
    sandraberke

    Answer by sandraberke at 1:03 PM on Jan. 23, 2011

  • Magic eraser.
    Is it grease or what on the cupboards.
    If they are wood fronts, I use citrus oil furniture cleaner.
    tootoobusy

    Answer by tootoobusy at 1:17 PM on Jan. 23, 2011

  • I agree with the magic eraser.

    Hopefully they were painted with paint that is meant to be washed since its in the Kitchen. Whatever you choose pick a spot that you can spot clean that can be hidden/not noticed to make sure it doesn't dull or ruin paint.
    Charis76

    Answer by Charis76 at 1:20 PM on Jan. 23, 2011

  • Don't use the magic eraser without testing it first - it will take off paint and then you will have to repaint your cabinets. To clean them gently and leave your kitchen smelling great get some fabuloso at walmart, it's inexpensive and works really well.

    scout_mom

    Answer by scout_mom at 1:57 PM on Jan. 23, 2011

  • Magic eraser!! The place I lived in a year ago had white cupboard doors as well, and the ones on the bottom would get soooo dirty from my son (he was not even two yet) opening them and closing them all the time. I used a magic eraser and it took that dirt right off.
    AdensMama0308

    Answer by AdensMama0308 at 3:33 PM on Jan. 23, 2011

  • is it painted white?
    san78

    Answer by san78 at 5:14 AM on Jan. 24, 2011

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