DOs and DON’TS of cleaning a flat screen TV


  • Turn off the monitor. If the screen is dark it will be easier to see the dirty and oily areas.
  • Make a solution of equal parts water and vinegar.
  • Gently wipe the screen.


  • Use paper towels as these may scratch or damage the screen.
  • Use products that contain ammonia, ethyl alcohol, acetone or ethyl chloride. These chemicals can cause the screen to turn yellow.
  • Spray liquid directly on the screen as it can run inside the monitor and cause damage

source: howstuffworks