Gas stoves have some great advantages over electric cooktops when it comes to cooking meals. However, when the gas ports on the burners become clogged, gas stoves lose their effectiveness. They also can affect your cooking and present a fire hazard. It is therefore important to clean your gas burners once in a while. If you are intimidated by cleaning your gas stove grates because you think it’s a lot of work or hard to do, don’t worry, because with this simple trick it will be done in the blink of an eye.
If you haven’t cleaned the burners on a gas stove for a long time, you wil start noticing that the gas burner will give off a weak flame – or in some cases, no flame at all if the burner is badly soiled. This indicates thhat the gas burner is clogged, and you need to clean it as soon as possible. Not just because the gas burner will work fine again, but also for your own safety. Of course it would be best to clean your gas burners immediately after cooking, but let’s be honest here: who really does that? Continue reading on the next page to discover the things you need to make your gas burners look like new, and why you should definitely not put them in the dishwasher!