Cleaning Your Dishwasher ~ Naturally

I love this trick for cleaning my dishwasher naturally. I do this any time my dishwasher starts to get gunked up, gross or when the dishes stop getting as clean.

Vinegar- White Distilled

1 Cup Baking Soda

1-2 Tbs. Citric Acid or 1 packet Unflavored, Uncolored Kool-Aid (optional)

1 dishwasher safe container

How Cleaning Your Dishwasher Naturally Works:

Check the bottom of Dishwasher for any debris.

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Place the dishwasher safe container on the top rack of the dishwasher, lid side up.

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Run dishwasher on the longest hottest cycle.

After the cycle is done sprinkle baking soda on the bottom of dishwasher and run on a hot, short cycle.

Vinegar naturally kills Bacteria, Mold, Mildew, Viruses and Fungus. Plus it removes stains, cleans and deodorizes.

Safe and Natural win-win!

*TIP: Run Disposal first with hot tap water before starting the dishwasher. This keeps the lines clean since they usually share the same drain.