Those who have signed on for the Kitchen Cure are decluttering their cabinets and drawers this week, getting ready to wipe down all those crowded surfaces that go untouched for most of the year. In case you're re-stocking your kitchen cleaning kit or looking for a way to streamline it, we've compiled a brief guide to basic supplies and where to find them.
Basic Kitchen Cleaning Kit
All-purpose surface cleaner for counters
Dishwashing liquid for hand-washing and/or dishwasher
DIY cleaning supplies: baking soda, vinegar, lemons, etc.
Stainless steel cleaner for sinks, appliances, etc.
Sponges for dishes and surfaces
Rags, microfiber cloths, or paper towels
Scrub brush for pots and pans
Bottle brushes for scrubbing out the insides of narrow-neck items