TOASTERS are used all the time at home and it's important to make sure they're kept as clean as possible.
But data from AEG shows that 64% of UK households don't clean their appliances the weekly, as recommended.
While it's one of the essentials that's often overlooked, it's essential to keep it clean at at all times.
Otherwise, you can risk contaminating your food.
Toasters often end up with burn marks and stains due to the frequency of use too.
Here's everything you need to know about how to keep yours sparkling clean.
How do you clean a toaster?
You'll likely have everything you need hiding in your kitchen cupboards to ensure the appliance is clean in no time.
Simply gather together a pastry brush, a sponge or dishcloth and a microfiber cloth.
As for liquids, you only need water and dishwashing liquid.
Then follow the below simple step-by-step guide.
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