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How Do You Clean A Coffee Maker With Vinegar?

Cleaning a coffee maker machine is very important. The coffee maker should be clean and maintained timely. Coffee makes gets deposits of coffee or other residues of minerals or water. Sometimes coffee maker smells so nasty so having these deposits in your coffee maker is really unhygienic and unhealthy, these deposits can affect your coffee and it’s also not good for your health. The coffee maker should be clean timely for a healthy living otherwise it can harm you.

Cleaning a coffee maker with vinegar

Different deposits in coffee maker can affect your coffee machine’s drip operation; it also makes the taste of the coffee so unbearable. So you should learn how to clean a coffee maker at home by trying some home remedies. Although you can get many coffee maker cleaners from your nearby market they contain chemicals so it’s healthy to clean your coffee maker at home with natural cleaning ingredients.

That’s why here on, we are providing you some many easy and effective ways on How do you clean a coffee maker with vinegar without damaging it.

Things required cleaning a coffee maker with vinegar

  • Lukewarm water
  • Liquid detergent
  • Soft sponge
  • White vinegar

Steps to follow cleaning a coffee maker with vinegar

  • First thing before cleaning a coffee maker you should do is to empty the whole coffee maker, remove its glass flask, and wash it properly. Then check that if coffee maker’s filter section is completely empty or properly fixed or not. Now remove all its parts like a coffee filter and water filter if your coffee maker has these things.

Wash glass jug of coffee maker

  • Now take water and white vinegar and mix 6 cups of water with 3 cups of white vinegar. Mix the two solutions well with each other by shaking them.
  • Then fill your coffee maker water flask with this solution of white vinegar and water, and then run this solution from its drip cycle or from its cleaning program if your coffee maker has this.
  • After one cycle has finished then turn off the coffee maker machine and leave the solution of white vinegar and water into the machine for few minutes. After few minutes again turn on the coffee maker machine and then turn it off. After two cleaning cycles, open the coffee maker machine and throw away the white vinegar and water solution.

run vinegar solution through a drip cycle


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  • After performing the above-mentioned step, only run pure water without vinegar form the coffee maker’s drip cycle or from its cleaning program. Repeat this process for several times so all the traces of white vinegar and its smell will be removed from the coffee maker and your coffee maker will become clean and hygienic again like a new one.
  • As we all know white vinegar is very good for cleaning purposes, when we mixed it with baking soda or other cleaning products like lemon juice then it works magically. White vinegar is also used to remove all the foul and nasty smells from anything. White vinegar makes things clean, whiter and brighter to use. It is natural sanitizer, you can use white vinegar to sanitize your washroom by mixing it with a little amount of baking soda.
  • Vinegar and baking soda can even unblock your sewerage system by splashing a solution of baking soda and white vinegar into the hole of your washroom and kitchen sinks. When you wash your white clothes with white vinegar it makes then whiten and fresh without any foul smell. So you can clean and sanitize almost every household using white vinegar, it is very effective natural cleaning product.
  • Now after cleaning a coffee maker from inside with vinegar, you should also clean its outer side. Clean the filters of the coffee maker and wash its glass jug with Luke warm water and liquid detergent. Gently wash its glass flask with the help of a soft sponge and Luke warm soapy water to make it clean and shiny. You can also replace a coffee maker glass jug with a new one.
  • So now your coffee maker is free of grease, dirt, nasty smell and dust. It is ready to use once again, and enjoy your coffee with friends and family.

Coffee maker should be clean

  • Now finally after cleaning your coffee maker with vinegar, your coffee maker is back to use, and now your coffee will taste good without any unwanted smell or unhygienic substances. Cleaning a coffee maker is very simple and easy task you should do it once in two months.
  • Majority experts recommend that cleaning of a coffee maker should be done at least once a month if you use it more frequently. You can also clean it with vinegar after every 2-3 months. Coffee maker usually needs cleaning quickly if you use hard water in your coffee maker machine to make coffee. So if you want your coffee maker to be hygienic then only use pure water or soft water, so the deposits will not stick to your coffee mater machine.
  • We will recommend you all not to use hard water to make coffee in your coffee maker machine. Hard water deposits stick into the coffee maker machine making it unhealthy to use.

Coffee maker should be free of dust

  • You can also clean your kettles, gas or electric oven, refrigerator and many other households with white vinegar. White vinegar also removes the nasty smell from your refrigerator, you only have to put a small container filled with white vinegar into the refrigerator for at least 4-5 hours or more and white vinegar will absorb all the nasty and foul smell from your refrigerator very quickly and easily.
  • You can easily clean your kettle with vinegar, by pouring little amount of vinegar in it and leave it for some time and then wash with Luke warm water, to remove all the deposits of vinegar and all the deposits of hard water from it, so your kettle will become clean and hygienic to use for your family and kids.
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