Are you working your barbecue magic this coming weekend? A last-day-of-summer hurrah? Here’s an easy way to clean off your grill without harmful cleaning chemicals.

All you need to clean a grill is half an onion and a fork (the longer, the better).

While the grill is very, very hot, spear the top of the onion (cut horizontally) with the fork and scrub the grill with the cut side to remove the grime.

Thanks to FoodRepublic.com for help with this tip.

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