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If you have a dirty microwave and everything you put in it blew up and now you have a tough mess to clean. Simply cut a lemon in 1/2 and put it in a bowl with some water and microwave for 2-3mins. The steam will loosen the mess and the lemon leaves it smelling wonderfully. Easy to clean no chemicals to smell.

- Submitted by MARISAS25 11/4/2010 in Around The House | 4 Comments
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IDLETYME 12/19/2014 6:07:00 AM

    Lemon makes it smell fresh - thanks!
HAWKTHREE 7/19/2014 10:30:00 AM

    I introduced this at work for our community microwaves -- it also eliminates odors. We do have a small cleaning crew (3000 employees, 10 microwaves) who were shown this technique. This eliminated different cleaning standards. This has extended the life of our microwaves.
LILBIT-2008 3/26/2011 10:48:00 AM

    Never thought about putting a lemon in too, Thanks
BAREADER 11/4/2010 3:27:00 PM

    I love doing this, it works great! I need to do it now as a matter of fact.

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