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Nancy Fisher

Connie K Florida water as well as private well water can have many different chemicals in it that can effect what ever you mix into it. I would suggest that you visit a local wholesale plumbing supplier and ask tham what they recomend using with your particular water supplier.

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CGinNoCO

A few tips of my own: I run the gas range grates and the vent hood grease catcher through the dishwasher at least every other week, more when I'm cooking a lot, less in the summer when I grill outside. Several commenters said that they dislike using chemicals, but baking soda, vinegar, citric acid and hydrogen peroxide are all chemicals. That being said, there are several brands of cleaners that use plant based ingredients. While these smell great, they tend to be expensive and no better than my go to cleaner, vinegar, alcohol, water and a drop of dish soap in a spray bottle. I have a spray bottle of alcohol for disinfecting humidifiers and germy door handles. After roasting a chicken, place a pan of water in the oven and bake at 400 ℉ for 20 minutes, this will soften a lot of the splatter on the walls.


   
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Webado Webada

@mahead321, for removing sticky labels from glass (or porcelain, ceramics, plastic, metal, etc) , I learned many years ago when I was a student working in a gift shop, you can use a strip of Scotch tape. Stick it over the area with the glue residue and lift. Repeat as needed.

Last year we renovated a bathroom and bought a granite vanity counter. It had been on special, the floor model, and had several stickers on it (old price, new price, etc) which, when I peeled off, left a lot of glue behind. The trick with the Scotch tape worked great and left the surface clean and unmarred.

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