How to Clean a Phone

A good cleaning can save a gunked-up portable phone

Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

  • Air compressor
  • Air hose
  • 4-in-1 screwdriver

You'll also need a soft toothbrush, a compressed air nozzle and a butter knife.

Required Materials for this Project

Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.

  • Duct tape
  • Dishwashing detergent
  • Water
  • Bag of rice