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Stainless Steel Brightener


  • Clears away rust from stainless steel

  • Removes heat discoloration and yellowing from stainless steel

  • For use on all stainless steel surfaces including refrigerators, range hoods, ovens, dishwashers and microwaves

  • #1 Recommended by*: Whirlpool, KitchenAid and Maytag brands

    * affresh® brand products and the recommending brands’ products are all owned and distributed by Whirlpool Corporation


#1 Recommended by*


A kitchen wall featuring dark cabinets and KitchenAid stainless steel refrigerator, microwave, stove and dishwasher appliances.

Cooking and heat can create yellow stains or areas of rust on your stainless steel appliances, especially your stove, microwave or range hood. Restore and brighten your stainless steel appliances with this easy-to-use formula from affresh® appliance care.


Clears away rust and removes heat discoloration and yellowing from stainless steel surfaces.

How to Use

REPEAT if necessary.

Note: Do not apply to a hot surface or lacquered finishes. If this product is not used according to the instructions provided, damage may occur to your stainless steel surface

Ratings & Reviews



Why should I use stainless steel brightener?

Ideal for all stainless steel surfaces, affresh® stainless steel brightener works to clear away rust stains and remove heat discoloration and yellowing.

How is the brightener different from the stainless steel cleaners?

Affresh® stainless steel brightener is specifically formulated to clear away surface stains, including rust, heat discoloration and yellowing.

When should I use it?

Affresh® stainless steel brightener should be used whenever you notice rust stains or discoloration on your stainless steel.

How do I use this product?

Shake well. Use a soft, dry cloth or paper towel to apply a small amount to the stainless steel surface, rubbing in the direction of the grain. Let stand 2-3 minutes, then lightly scrub in the direction of the grain. Rinse surface with water or wipe clean with a damp, soft cloth or paper towel to remove any residual product. Repeat if necessary.


Why doesn’t this look the same as the previous stainless steel brightener I purchased?

Affresh® stainless steel brightener was previously sold under the Whirlpool brand name; however, the formulation has not changed. You can enjoy the same clean results as before!