If you own a juicer machine, how often do you clean it properly? Cleaning is not something most people really enjoy, and as a result we sometimes do a quick job that may be good enough to satisfy basic hygiene, but might not be good enough to prevent eventual build up of grime.
Many people make juice daily, but cleaning the machine is not as interesting as the juicing is. Cleaning sometimes takes a lot of time, depending upon the number of parts in the juicing machine.
Some people just give their appliance a quick rinse, and plan to wash it properly later. However, when you leave your juicer unattended, you are potentially encouraging growth of bacteria. Maintaining and cleaning your juicer is of utmost importance otherwise it will become a dirty electrical gadget which will be kept in your kitchen cupboard forever.
If you fail to clean your juicer regularly, it will become more difficult to get it properly cleaned later, and you will be less likely to be enthusiastic to use it often.
Sometimes, you may wish that cleaning was as simple as juicing. If the juicer which you own has many small complicated parts then dismantling it and cleaning becomes a painful process. This is something to watch out for if you are thinking about buying a new machine, as cleaning is just so important.
Look for a juicer that is easy to take apart, and easy to put back together. Note that a stainless steel juicer may cost more, but stainless steel is very easy to wash. It is also dishwasher safe.
Any juicer will perform better and have a longer service life if you clean it properly. If you really must postpone your cleaning after making one of your favorite juicer recipes, leave the parts to soak in water with a bit of detergent. This will prevent pulp sticking and drying out. After washing ensure that you leave all the parts out to dry before they are assembled again. This way your juicer machine will always be clean and ready for your next juicing session.
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