Stainless Steel certainly has its benefits – it’s durable, hard to stain, low maintenance and looks beautiful in your kitchen. But boy is it tough to keep clean sometimes. Especially with little children and their dirty little hands constantly rubbing on them. It probably seems like whenever you turn around you see yet another fingerprint on your oven, dishwasher or fridge. Well, have no fear. We have found five ways to ensure your stainless steel stays smudge free and looks brand new every day.

1. Warm Water

Most of the time, stainless steel will come clean with just a little warm water. Simply rinse your pots or cutlery in the sink and clean them with a gentle cloth. If you’d like, add a little detergent to help with the cleaning. Make sure you wipe thoroughly with dry towels to keep your pots and pans or appliances looking their best without any water spots. Warm Water