There are many benefits to owning stainless steel products, such as the average lifespan is longer, they create an aesthetically pleasing look, and are resistant to bacteria and germs.
Like any other household equipment there are also challenges to owning stainless steel products. For most, this is keeping them free of food spills, grease, fingerprints, and any other type of residue.
However, once you understand how to establish the direction of the grain and choose the right kinds of cleaners the cleaning process will be much simpler.
The grain is the tiny markings that are on your products surface. In most circumstances the grain should be facing the same directions on every sheet of steel. This does not mean that your whole stove, refrigerator, or dishwasher is made of the same type of steel sheets.
The chemicals go deeper into the appliance when you clean in the direction of the grain, creating a more noticeable and longer lasting shine.
Some more tips for keeping your stainless steel appliances clean:
To obtain the best cleaning results for your stainless steel products no matter what cleaner you use, make sure you are using a non-abrasive towel or cloth.