We have to admit, with all the scouring and cleaning tips we’ve tested over the years on sticky, messy pots and pans, good ole steel-wool cleaners are still our favorite pot cleaners. But they can be nasty on your hands! Here’s what to use…

If you don’t have rubber gloves, you can protect your fingers by cupping the steel-wool pad in the rind of a lemon, orange or grapefruit. Another reason to save those citrus rinds!

More ways to easy cleaning…