The secret to spotless oven racks

'80 per cent' of people will want to clean their oven racks after watching this
Derek Swalwell

Cleaning your oven racks could easily top the list of kitchen jobs that rarely get done.

But according to Melissa Maker, the cleaning expert behind popular YouTube channel Clean My Space, after watching her video, 80 per cent of people will want to clean their oven racks.  

The hack is simple but does require soaking the racks overnight. 

What you will need: 

  • Old towel
  • Soft sponge or cleaning toothbrush
  • Cup of laundry detergent, powdered or liquid, doesn’t matter
  • A bathtub or a tub big enough to fit an oven rack

Watch the full video below for Melissa’s step-by-step instructions. 

Related: How to clean your greasy oven window


This article originally appeared on Better Homes and Gardens.

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