5 Usual Kitchen Problems And Their Solutions
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The kitchen is a vital aspect of our house which often gets dirty while preparing food. Do you know that kitchen has the maximum bacteria primarily found in dustbins, stoves and even sinks? And you must have heard that if the kitchen is not clean, then everybody in your house tends to be sick. That's why you must clean your kitchen and other household things in your daily routine and get rid of such problems.

The smell in the kitchen

Does your kitchen reek even after cleaning?

  1. If yes, then take warm water in a bowl. Add orange peel to this, let it boil for two minutes, and then add cinnamon. 
  2. Instead, you can use baking soda by sprinkling it in the cooking area not to smell foul. 
  3. You can also use vinegar while mopping, add a little to the water and wipe it until the stench runs away.

The stink from the sink

The sink in the kitchen is the only medium through which we take out the leftovers from the plate, and in such cases, it gets choked starting to stink. That's why the sink should be cleaned from time to time.

  1. To clean a stainless steel sink, sprinkle baking soda on it. After 5 minutes of sprinkling, scrub the sink with the help of a scrub. 
  2. If there are stains in the sink that are not easily removed, leave the vinegar on the stains. Afterwards, clean it off with scrub and water. This will clean the sink and remove all the dirt. 
  3. If the drainpipe is not clean, then the sink will continue to smell, so to clean the drain, put drain clean powder in the sink at night and in the morning run the water so that all the dirt flows out of the pipe.


Cockroaches are visible in the kitchen even after cleaning. Do you know why? This is because of readily available many hiding places in modular kitchens. In addition, cockroaches thrive quickly and easily in humidity and darkness.

  1. Keep a few clove buds in kitchen drawers to avoid and keep changing them from time to time. 
  2. Apart from this, make a mixture by taking an equal quantity of boric powder and sugar while putting it in the corners of the kitchen. Keep changing this mixture at regular intervals. 


Dirt accumulates on the kitchen tiles while cooking. Therefore, many people wipe their kitchen tiles with a cloth when they finish the work. But if not given daily attention, it becomes challenging to clean them. So it is essential to keep the tiles clean. The mess does not accumulate by washing it every day, and the kitchen gets cleaned quickly.

  1. Take two gallons of water in a bucket to clean the kitchen tiles. Mix half a cup of baking soda in this water, clean the tiles with a sponge and wipe it with a dry cloth. 
  2. Apart from this, make a thick paste of baking soda and water and apply it to the stain. Let it dry for 12-13 minutes, and then clean it with a wet cloth or toothbrush.

Gas stove

While cooking, grease and stains of oil often get on the stove, which, if not cleaned, becomes difficult to remove later.

  1. You can use baking soda for cleaning. First, clean the stove with a cloth, then sprinkle baking soda on it, leave it for some time, and wash it with water. 
  2. You can also clean a gas stove using white vinegar. First, prepare a spray by mixing vinegar with water. After this, you spray it well on the gas stove. Now leave it for some minutes. Now clean it thoroughly with a sponge and wipe it off with a dry cloth.

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