Kitchen Cabinets Will Be BEYOND Clean if You Use This Solution

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No matter how often you clean your kitchen cabinets, they're bound to get dirty. Food grease, fingerprints, dust, spills — you name it. And these things are hard to remove. The good news is that you can make a quick three-ingredient grease-busting cleaner that will get easily rid of the dirt and grime buildup. And best of all? You can use it on every kind of kitchen cabinet.


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Grease Busting Cleaner Recipe

Things You'll Need

Mix the Castile soap, orange essential oils and distilled water together in a clean spray bottle. Shake before each use. If you don't have Castile soap, a mild dish liquid can be used as a substitution. The orange essential oils help to break up grease quickly.

How to Clean Kitchen Cabinets

Things You'll Need

When cleaning kitchen cabinets, it's best to clean one cabinet at a time so that the cleaner doesn't drip too much. Kitchen cabinets should be cleaned every few months with this solution and method to prevent grease and buildup from discoloring your cabinets.

NOTE: ​Never​ use a scrub brush or scouring pad when cleaning kitchen cabinets since they can scratch the surface.

Step 1

Spray your kitchen cabinets liberally with the grease cleaner.

Step 2

Using a damp microfiber cloth, work the cleaner into the cabinet surface. If you need to get into the corners, use a really soft toothbrush to work the cleaner into those areas, and then wipe clean with the cloth.

Step 3

Wipe your cabinets dry with a dry microfiber cleaning cloth.


Jessica owns two blogs, Mom 4 Real and Pour Me a Cocktail. She has been sharing easy cleaning tips, recipes and ideas with her readers for over 7 years. She has been featured on the Rachel Ray Show, TODAY Parenting, MSN, Country Woman Magazine and more.