Many models of ovens have self-cleaning features that are deemed safe and effective. However, homeowners should be careful when using this feature as oven temperatures can escalate quickly, causing steam or smoke to disp... More » Home & Garden Appliances Ovens & Ranges

To self-clean an oven, remove the racks if necessary, and set the cleaning cycle to run at a time when you are home for several hours. Wipe out the resulting ash when the cycle is complete. Do not use any commercial oven... More »

The regularity with which users should clean their ovens depends on the amount of usage the oven gets. In general, the self-cleaning function should be used once a month for heavy users of the oven and once every two to ... More » Home & Garden Appliances Ovens & Ranges

To unlock most ovens with a self-cleaning feature, including Jenn-Air models, wait until the internal temperature goes below 550 degrees Fahrenheit; this causes the automatic locking feature to deactivate. Usually, this ... More »

Standard Maytag ovens require pushing a series of commands on the stove or oven's instruction pad in order to start the self-cleaning operation. Maytag ovens with AquaLift self-cleaning technology require adding water an... More »

As of 2015, double oven electric ranges of various brands offer a self-cleaning feature, including products from Maytag, KitchenAid, Whirlpool, GE and LG. The design of most brands includes a smaller oven that sits on to... More » Home & Garden Appliances Ovens & Ranges

Most table-top ovens are not significantly different from toaster ovens, although a few models have additional features and are generally slightly larger in size. The primary difference between table-top ovens (also know... More » Home & Garden Appliances Ovens & Ranges