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CFESA's Maintenance Tips for Microwaves

Six easy steps to ensure a productive service life for a microwave.


Microwave ovens can have long and productive service lives if treated correctly. Here CFESA shares six tips to ensure foodservice operators get their money's worth from their microwaves.


  • Do not run without anything in it
  • Use only microwave cookware
  • Check absorbers and seals on doors to avoid leaks
  • Check wiring, especially when place near heat
  • Never put metal into a microwave
  • Always wipe and clean controls with a dry cloth after cleaning
Additional tips like these are available via the CFESA website.