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how to: clean a stove top
You probably already know you’re supposed to use special stove top cleaner for your smooth- or glass-top range or cook top to keep it looking new.
The typical cleaner looks like Soft Scrub (pale and creamy-textured), but it works like wax, restoring a shiny finish without streaks left from soap and water.
Most customers who come into our store stock up on this stuff because nothing else works quite like it for the day-to-day clean ups.
Like I said, you probably already knew that. But this tip usually makes customers think we’re nuts: straight-edge razor blades.
Using a sharp object to clean glass might sound strange, but wait until you see it scrape off those old “burns” you got from over-boiling water. Just be careful with your fingers and keep the razor at an angle so it doesn’t scratch the top.
As for getting rid of brownish stains, my sister/ salesperson, Angela Warner, swears by Mr. Clean Magic Eraser.