6 Tips for A Cleaner Better Refrigerator 1.Remember you’re not just cleaning your sanitizing this is where your food is going daily always make sure to wipe down with disinfectant wipes after you clean 2. Use toothpaste to remove tough stains. Not only does toothpaste clean your teeth it removes stains 3.Air flow is important to a fridges life span get under your fridge with a duster and pull out all those dust bunnies to make your fridge last longer. 4. Eliminate lingering odors in your vegetable bins by putting a crumpled piece of a brown paper grocery bag inside and leaving it for 48 hours. The paper will absorb the odor. 5. If you don't keep your refrigerator full, fill a large bottle (at least a gallon) with water and leave it in the refrigerator. It helps keep the refrigerator cool and running efficiently. 6. Check the insulating seam around the door of fridge and freezer if the seam looks dry, cracked or damaged have it replaced to help keep cold air in so the refrigerator motor does not work so hard.