- Vacuum the crib regularly to collect loose crumbs and residue.
- Mix 1/4 cup olive oil with 1/8 cup lemon juice in a bowl.
- Dip a cleaning rag into the mixture, squeeze out excess and wipe across the crib. Follow the direction of the wood grain as you wipe.
- Continue across the crib, then follow up with a clean rag to remove any excess cleaner.
How to Clean a Wood Crib
Wooden cribs are common and traditional, providing a durable and sturdy surface for your baby. To keep the crib clean you want to use a cleaning solution safe for both the wood surface and your child. You don't want to use harmful chemical ingredients that could cause harm to the children, so instead use a homemade wood cleaner that is made of safe and all-natural ingredients.