Can You Microwave Styrofoam? All You Need To Know

Microwaves make it convenient to heat precooked foods up and make easy meals. However, there are some objects and foods that should not be microwaved. But is styrofoam one of the materials that should not be microwaved? A good rule of thumb is to never microwave styrofoam, as styrofoam often contains materials that are linked … Read more

Can You Microwave Glass?

Some types of dishes can safely go in the microwave, while others will melt, smoke, or explode when exposed to heat. Are glass dishes safe to microwave, or will they be destroyed? Glass is safe to microwave, and most glass dishes will mention on the label that they are microwave safe. If the label does … Read more

Can Microwaves Interfere With WiFi?

Have you ever noticed that every time you turn on your microwave your wifi starts to struggle? It seems crazy to think that your microwave is affecting your wifi, so you may think it is just a coincidence. I have listened to the explanation given by some engineers on why your wifi might be going … Read more

How To Cook Bacon In The Microwave

When cooking bacon in a microwave, make sure the bacon pieces don’t overlap and start checking the bacon after one minute of cooking. “Microwaving bacon takes 1-4 minutes, depending on the thickness of the bacon”. By microwaving the bacon for one minute, which is what I do, you can also check between meals and get … Read more

How hot does a microwave get?

How hot do microwaves get? This is a tricky question that much of the Internet gets wrong. Microwave ovens are not like “normal” ovens. If they were, they would just be called “ovens”, right? Microwave ovens get hot after being run for many minutes. Microwave ovens heat food directly, instead of heating up the air. … Read more

Can you microwave paper?

Paper towels are a super useful item to have around a modern kitchen. From wiping up your three-year-old’s spills and covering things in the microwave, almost everyone uses them. In this post we’re going to answer all of your questions about microwaving paper towels. Can you microwave paper towels? Yes, paper towels can be microwaved. … Read more

Boiling Water in Microwaves: Times for different cups and wattages

Always check the temperature of the water and container before touching it. Never microwave tightly sealed containers as this may result in a high-pressure, dangerous situation. Always use caution when heating anything with anything. You need boiling water for a recipe and you only have a microwave or you just want to use a microwave. … Read more