How to Clean Dishwasher

How do you clean something whose job is to clean? We have all the best, top, and new projects to hep you get your dishwasher in top condition. Browse our videos and slideshows or take part in the conversation on our discussion boards on DIY cleaning your dishwasher. We have step-by-step instructions to help you do it yourself!

A Natural Dishwasher Solution

Dry before you wash

Prep your dishwasher by removing any loose debris. Wipe with a dry cloth to loosen any stubborn stains and grime.

Pre-clean your dishwasher

Fill a heavy container with white vinegar until it’s 2/3 full. Place inside a dishwasher and start a cycle to clean the inside of the machine.

Citrus removes limescale

Combine citric acid, baking soda, and essential oils. After four minutes, pause for four hours, then finish the cycle to remove limescale.

Filter your filter

Take a pallet knife and remove the filter. Scrap away any grime around the filter’s rim, wash the filter, and replace.

Remove stains after cleaning

Wipe away any water stains using a cloth soaked in a 50/50 water/vinegar solution.

Top Projects for Cleaning Dishwashers

All the DIY dishwasher cleaning top projects are right here. Check them out.

Dishwasher Cleaning Videos

Looking for videos on how to clean your dishwasher yourself? We've got you covered.

How to Clean Your Dishwasher

My dishwasher is one of the hardest working things in my house (I basically run it everyday!), but it’s easy to forget that it needs a good cleaning too. When my dishwasher starts to smell, you know it's time to give it a good cleaning. With just two green ingredients you can have an Eco clean dishwasher (without using expensive dishwasher detergent).

How To Clean Your Home With Vinegar

Vinegar has acidity in it which breaks through a lot of germs and grease. Most everyone already has this in your home already - now just start using it to clean! You can see more of my crazy creations here

Clean Your Kitchen With Basic Products

It's after the holidays, the guests are gone, and your kitchen needs a little love. In this tutorial I will show you my favorite way to clean my kitchen using products you have in your kitchen. The best part - you probably already have everything you need! You can see more of my crazy creations here

9 Things You Can Wash in Your Dishwasher

Dishwashers aren't JUST for cleaning your lasagna off your dinner plate. I taking you inside my dishwasher to show you 9 things you can wash and sanitize in your dishwasher.

New Dishwasher Cleaning Projects

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