Due to federal energy-use guidelines, dishwashers simply can’t dry the way they once did. Use these tips to maximize dish drying in your new appliance. Don’t pre-rinse your dishes. Just scrape off large food matter and load. Dishwasher detergent needs something to react against. If you run a load of well-rinsed dishes you may end
Soak the grates: Fill the sink with hot water, and add enough grease-cutting soap to create suds. Allow the grates to soak for about 15 minutes to allow the soap to cut through the remaining grease. Drain the water from the sink. Clean the grates: Place a non-abrasive cleanser onto a nylon scrubbing pad.