Sponges Vs Scrubbies – Is Nylon Netting for Scrubbies Better?
If you have crocheted your own scrubbies or seen them at fairs or bazaars, you already know that nylon netting for scrubbies and scrubbies made of polyester have more advantages than sponges.
How are they better?
- Dish scrubbies are non-scratch
- They last longer than sponges
- They are easy to clean
- They don’t build up that awful mildew smell
At The Crown Choice, we hand crochet and create unique scrubbies in the shape of fruit and vegetables. Each in a different color or shape so you can use it for different purposes.
If you are looking for unique products for your kitchen, stocking stuffers or something very functional, keep reading.
No More Smelly Sponges
Dish Scrubbies are made of a unique polyester yarn that you cannot purchase in the US. You cannot buy it from Micheal’s or Joann.
This is 100% polyester. Not mixed with acrylic.
The biggest game changer is that polyester does not absorb AND it air dries quickly. This means that every dish scrubbie won’t build up foul odors like sponges.
This way, you can get a Scrubbie in different vibrant colors and can brighten up a dreary task.
Check out these facts about each Dish Scrubbie and why it beats a sponge any day of the week.
Dish Scrubbie Pros:
- Durable and can last for more than six months with regular use.
- Does not build up odors because polyester does not absorb the yucky moisture.
- Air dries quickly.
- Food washes out easily. Doesn’t get stuck inside like a sponge.
- Can be washed in a dishwasher or washing machine.
- 100% non-scratch.
Dish Scrubbie Cons:
- Doesn’t absorb. Not for wiping spills or wiping down surfaces.
Sponges also have pros and cons.
- Absorbs liquid.
- Cheaper price-wise (more expensive because you need to replace it often).
- Starts to stink within a few days as it absorbs food leftovers.
- Harvests bacteria.
- Hard to clean.
- Falls apart easily.
- Needs to be replaced every week or two making it more expensive.
Dish Scrubbies are great for general kitchen cleaning because of their durability.
You can clean in and around your sink, your kitchen tiles, and your kitchenware. What few people know is that there are more uses for s crocheted dish scrubbies than cleaning up plates, pans, cups & glasses.
Clean Fruits and Vegetables
You can use your Dish Scrubbie to clean fruits and vegetables. It is a more gentle dish scrubbie which is better than scrubber dishcloths or vegetable scrub brush when it comes to cleaning fruits and vegetables.
Grocery stores put wax or other products on fruits to make them look shiny and appealing. Washing fruits and vegetables is an indispensable habit to pick up.
Bristles can pierce the skin of fruits and scratch the outer layer of vegetables. Your fruits and vegetables are safe with the Dish Scrubbie because it’s made of polyester which is gentle and won’t poke into fruit or vegetables.
You can use a different scrubbie each time for washing fruits and vegetables.
Afraid of cross-contamination? No worries. If you have used the strawberry dish scrubbie to wash your plates then you can use the watermelon scrubbie to clean fruits and vegetables. The different shapes of the scrubbies help you stay on track of which one is for what.
Easy Washing of Whisks
A regular sponge struggles when cleaning a whisk. The Dish Scrubbie polyester fiber gets in between the nooks and cranny like no sponge can.
Check out how you can clean a whisk easily with Dish Scrubbie vs a sponge.
How to clean a whisk using a dish scrubbie.
Step 1: Put the whisk under running water for a few seconds
Step 2: Scrub it using the dish scrubbie and mild soap
Step 3: Rinse the whisk under running water then air dry
End (Go here if you use a sponge)
Step 4: Use sponge and mild soap to scrub the whisk
Step 5: Sponge won’t get rid of all the food particles so soak the whisk under warm soapy water for a few minutes
Step 6: Scrub the whisk again with a sponge
Step 7: Rinse the whisk under running water then air dry
If you need to clean easily scratched items, we also got you covered.
Clean Wine Glasses Fast and Easy
Expensive wine glasses scratch easily because it’s made of crystal.
Using sponges, scourers or hard bristle brushes is out of the question. The problem is we tend to leave the wine glass unwashed overnight so wine residue and even lipstick get stuck on it.
The Dish Scrubbie will help you clean wine residue or any other stains without scratching your expensive wine glass. How to clean wine glass with dish scrubbie.
Step 1: Put the wine glass under running water
Step 2: Wipe the glass with a dish scrubbie and warm soapy water
Step 3: Rinse the glass and air dry
Notice that the dish scrubbie scrubber can reach the bottom of the wine glass with no effort.
Try Dish Scrubbie Today and Experience the Difference
Get the best kitchen cleaning Dish Scrubbie from The Crown Choice. The polyester fiber made scrubbies are like a durable nylon netting for scrubbies.
People are hesitant about getting a Dish Scrubbie as it is different from what they are used to. But we say, “try one and you’ll come back for more” and we haven’t been wrong yet.
People come back and buy in bulk as stocking stuffers, to stock up, for their child’s communal kitchen or for the office.
Try one today and experience the difference.