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Things to do When Cleaning the Kitchen Weekly

Things to do When Cleaning the Kitchen Weekly

Things to do when cleaning the kitchen weekly is a handy checklist to cleaning the kitchen step by step.  Weekly doing these chores will help to prevent the gunk from building up and making it more difficult.

Move and clean under counter top objects
Disinfect counter top
Clean finger prints on walls and switches
Wash cannisters, snack jars, salt and pepper shakers
Clean telephone
Clean cupboard doors
Dust furniture, walls and wall hangings
Clean microwave inside and outside

If you notice any bugs please go to  Cleaning Up After Pantry Pests for steps to remove them.


  • Discard out dated food
  • Wipe shelves
  • Wash bins
  • Treat stains
  • Clean rubber gasket
  • Wash outside
  • Clean hinges
  • Clean top

Wash window over sink
Clean storm door windows 
Wash interior door windows


  • Lift top and clean under
  • Scour rims
  • Clean drip pans
  • Soak clean stove knobs
  • Scrub oven duct
  • Wash exterior
  • Clean oven door
  • Clean range hood

Wash coffee maker
Clean tea maker
Scrub toaster and empty crumb tray
Clean inside and out of toaster oven
Wash can opener and clean blades
Scrub dish drainer
Dust spice jars
Clean bread box


  • Clean and polish door
  • Clean gasket
  • Wipe interior and clean tub of debris
  • Clean detergent dispenser

Fill paper towels, soap bottles, and lotion bottles
Wash dish clothes, pot holders, dish towels, place mats, and area rugs as needed
Water plants
Mop or vacuum floors
Shake area rugs
Treat stains on carpet

For more information see:

Cleaning Kitchen articles

Weekly checklists articles

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