Keeping a clean refrigerator is not only a smart decision for your health but a smart decision for your wallet. With food borne illnesses being one of the biggest concerns in the kitchen a tidy fridge is a must. Clean refrigerators also help to: limit the use of harsh chemicals which can be hazardous to your health, save energy, extend the life of your appliances, manage food more efficiently, and save you from the embarrassment of friends seeing a mess. But what happens when you keep a clean fridge and there are still odors? Here’s some tips to keep things fresh!
1) Remove All Items
Remove all items from your refrigerator. Be sure to throw out any expired items and old leftovers. Also be sure to dispose of any food that is being stored in open containers or paper take out containers.
2) Wipe Inside of Refrigerator
Prepare a mixture of white vinegar and water. Mix equal parts of warm water and white vinegar. Wipe entire refrigerator with vinegar water solution. Cleaning all shelves and trays well. Let sit 20-25 minutes then wipe with clean cloth and fresh water. Cleaning rag often.
3) Place Items Back
Clean off all jars and containers. Always use glass or plastic containers with tight fitting lids to store leftovers. It’s a good idea to place highly perishable items on high shelves to improve visibility and usage.
4) Don’t Forget The AirCare
Place AirCare on a shelf to get rid of the non-visible air borne and surface growing mold odors. Replace approximately every 90 days. Click HERE to view all AirCare Products