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Product Help | KitchenAid

Cleaning the Drawer Interior

Routine Cleaning for a KitchenAid Warming Drawer

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IMPORTANT: Before cleaning, make sure all controls are off and the warming drawer and the drawer accessories are cool. Always follow label instructions on cleaning products. Food spills containing acids, such as vinegar and tomato, should be cleaned as soon as the entire appliance is cool. These spills may affect the finish.

Cleaning supplies 

  • Paper towel and spray glass cleaner.
  • Warm, soapy water, an all-purpose cleaner, or affresh® Kitchen and Appliance Cleaner and a nonabrasive, plastic scrubbing pad.

Wash, wipe with clean water and dry thoroughly.

affresh® cleaners are available at many retailers. Find one here.


Stubborn stains and baked-on residue

Note: Rub in direction of grain to avoid damaging the finish.

  • Mildly abrasive cleanser or stainless-steel cleaners and a damp cloth or sponge.
  • Wash, wipe with clean water and dry thoroughly.
  • Repeat if necessary.


  • Steel-wool pad and warm, soapy water.
  • Wash, rinse and dry thoroughly.

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