Before you light that match or turn on the gas in spring, stop and think. That grill has been sitting out in the yard for six or seven months accumulating dirt, insects, and rust. Just as you wouldn't fry an egg in a dirty frying pan, you wouldn't throw a juicy steak on a dirty grate.
These grill cleaning products and tools can help you get your charcoal or gas grill ready to glow.
Start your grill cleaning with a thorough once over of the cooking grate with a brass grill brush and warm, soapy water. Here are a few good grill cleaning choices: