If your electric kettle is starting to look a bit scaly, it’s time for a cleaning. But before you start scrubbing away with vinegar, there are a few things you should know. First of all, vinegar is an acidic substance that can damage the interior of your kettle.
Second, it’s not necessary to use vinegar to get your kettle clean – there are other methods that will do the job just as well. So if you’re wondering how to clean an electric kettle without vinegar, read on for some tips.
Clean with Dish Soap
Fill your kettle with water and add a few drops of dish soap. Let the mixture sit for 30 minutes, then empty the kettle and rinse thoroughly.
Fill the kettle again, this time with equal parts water and baking soda. Bring the mixture to a boil, then let it sit for 15 minutes before emptying and rinsing.
For a final deep clean, fill the kettle with water and add a handful of uncooked rice. Boil the water, then turn off the heat and let the rice soak for 30 minutes. Empty the kettle and rinse well – your electric kettle should now be sparkling clean!
Clean with Coca-Cola
Coca-Cola is not just for drinking – it can also be used to clean your electric kettle. Simply fill the kettle with Coca-Cola and let it sit overnight. In the morning, empty the kettle and rinse thoroughly.
You can also use Pepsi, Sprite, or any other carbonated beverage in place of Coca-Cola.
Clean with Lemon Juice
Lemon juice is a natural disinfectant that can be used to clean your kettle. Fill the kettle with water and add 1/2 cup of lemon juice. Bring the mixture to a boil, then let it sit for 30 minutes before emptying and rinsing.
For an extra-clean kettle, fill the kettle with water and add 1/2 cup of baking soda. Bring the mixture to a boil, then add 1/2 cup of lemon juice. Let the mixture sit for 30 minutes before emptying and rinsing.
So here is how you can clean your kettle without using the vinegar at all. These methods are so effective and you will see a difference. Try one of these methods today and see for yourself how well they work!