Clean Your Microwave with this Simple and Natural Tip

If you’ve ever had a microwave with splatter and grime, it can be a bit annoying to clean.

Additionally, you might be using a cleansing solution laden with chemicals to make it spotless it.

This is not something that should be touching the same place where you heat up food so here’s a simple hack I recently discovered for cleaning microwaves with a lemon.

It’s quick, natural and takes less than 10 minutes. Some people also use baking soda but I found this to be very effective:-

Simple and Natural Way to Clean a Microwave


  • 1/2 cup of water
  • 2 lemons


  • Fill a microwaveable bowl with the water. 
  • Cut open the lemons and squeeze the juice into the water.
  • Afterwards, place the lemons into the bowl of water
  • Place the bowl in the microwave and run for 3 minutes. 
  • After 3 minutes, turn off the microwave and wait for an additional 5 minutes then take out the bowl. 
  • Clean the microwave with a wet sponge. The grime should come off easily. 

If you’ve never done this before, you can view a nifty video that shows the steps from start to finish below:-

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