“How to clean vinyl records?” is one of question often asked by vinyl aficionados. There are tons of articles and videos about this subject on the internet. They go from the “cheap” methods consisting of carelessly using whatever you can find at home to clean your records, to the “elite” ones suggesting to spend hundreds or even thousands of dollars on record cleaning machines and cleaning fluids.
Many vinyl lovers agree that the best way to clean vinyl records is by applying a record cleaning solution and then removing the dirty liquid with a vacuum record cleaning machine. The problem is that record cleaning machines are expensive. Don’t kill yourself if you cannot afford expensive equipment. The important thing is to clean your record the best you can and enjoy. Listening to vinyl should be fun and enjoyable. [Read more…]