Cleanup Tips For Tableware &
Tips for Cleaning Tableware
When washing china or crystal by
hand, place a rubber mat or towel on the bottom of
the sink to act as a cushion.
Soak dishes with dried-on food in
warm, sudsy water; avoid using harsh abrasives or
Antique dishware should be washed
by hand. Modern dishware, including china, can be
washed in the dishwasher.
Fine crystal may occasionally be
washed in the dishwasher with the utmost care in
proper loading. But if it's used often, it's better
to wash it by hand.
To keep crystal spot free, add a
little vinegar to the rinse water.
Remove coffee, tea stains or
cigarette burns from fine china by rubbing it with a
damp cloth dipped in baking soda.
Sterling, stainless steel and
silver plate are all dishwasher-safe. Allow silver
to reach room temperature before drying and storing.
Use a pipe cleaner dipped in
silver polish to remove tarnish from between tines
of silver forks.
To get rid of brownish stains on
stainless steel, rub them with a dish cloth dipped
in household ammonia. Or try oven cleaner, and rinse
Launder table linens promptly
after use. Informal linens should be washed and
ironed at home. Formal linens usually require dry
cleaning. To eliminate creases in your tablecloth,
store it rolled around a tube.
If you choose to store your
tablecloth folded, fold it wrong side out to prevent
dust from showing on crease lines.
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