Baking Soda + Hydrogen Peroxide = Wow!

Months ago, I repinned a pin about using baking soda and hydrogen peroxide to clean the gunk off of baking sheets. You know what I’m talking about, the sticky gross residue leftover from before you discovered parchment sheets rather than Pam.

Since I’m skeptical about, well, everything, I didn’t have high hopes for this project. But I’m happy to report that the concoction works and it’s easy to make and use! Simply mix baking soda and hydrogen peroxide until it forms a paste, then apply it with a sponge or brillo pad and lightly scrub. The ick comes off with minimal elbow grease and your baking sheets will look like almost new.

Baking sheet--before and after!

Impressive, eh?

Comments

7 Responses to “Baking Soda + Hydrogen Peroxide = Wow!”

    drew on 1 December 10th, 2012 6:57 pm

    Ooooh la la! Tips a la Heloise!!!! Xoxoxo

    Mrs. K. on 2 December 10th, 2012 7:57 pm

    I have some icky baking sheets, and a roaster. Going to give this a try. Thanks!

    Jules on 3 December 11th, 2012 5:15 pm

    Thanks for the great tip – mine are totally in need of a good scrub!!!

    Cla on 4 December 12th, 2012 11:26 am

    I wonder if it works with silicone mats too, you know those stained after several times in the oven.

    Seanna Lea on 5 December 14th, 2012 9:45 am

    I’ll have to try this out. I have a couple of pans that are blackish brown in the corners and slightly sticky no matter how much I wash them.

    Hilary on 6 December 26th, 2012 9:48 am

    @Cla – I’m not sure, but if you try it let me know!

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