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DIY Color-Safe Bleach -1 1/2 Cups of Hydrogen Peroxide -1/2 Cup White Vinegar - 1/2 Cup Lemon Juice -Gallon jug of water Here is how to make your own... Add hydrogen peroxide, vinegar, and lemon juice to a gallon jug. Fill the rest of the way with water. Add 1 cup to your wash and you will have softer and brighter clothing! It really works wonderfully...and hardly costs anything!
Beautiful Somehow: Frugal and Simple Laundry Series: Homemade OxiClean and Color Safe Bleach- she has actually used it, so the jury is not out, like most pinterest posts! She gives directions for presoaking, but not for just one load of laundry. The other post says 1 part each of the soda and peroxide and 2 parts hot water.
home made grout cleaner. I don't know what got into me to actually try this today on my BLACK (used to be offwhite) grout in my kitchen and HOLY MOLY GUACAMOLE. This is utterly amazing. Baking Soda and Bleach paste, used a toothbrush and a few drops of water to make it more scrubby. The grime literally runs off.
If you are on a septic system or just want to avoid using chlorine bleach in your laundry…give this a try!