Tips on How to Clean Stainless Steel

Dec 3, 2015

Stainless Steel SinkHow to clean stainless steel appliances:
  • First, always wipe in the direction of the steel grain.
  • Apply a small amount of gentle dish liquid to a damp cleaning rag.
  • Do a quick wipe of the appliance.
  • Rinse with a small amount of water.
  • Dry with a clean microfiber towel.
  • Buff out remaining smudges with a microfiber towel and some pressure.

How to clean a stainless steel sink:

  • Clean your sink with hot, soapy water.
  • Drain and scrub the sink with a clean cloth soaked in white vinegar or stainless steel cleanser.
  • Use an old toothbrush to reach the tight areas around the faucet and around the edges of the sink drain.


  • Sprinkle baking soda around the sink then scrub with a damp sponge.
  • Do not use steel wool pads on a stainless steel sink. It will scratch the surface.

Watch a video here:

How to Clean a Dull Stainless Steel Sink