only need a tablespoon per load NEVER purchase another laundry detergent brand. This has inspired me to make more homemade cleaning products :) very exciting! Laundry soap recipe - for months' worth of soap.
Tales from a Cottage: Liquid Laundry Soap.nice, works just as well as the creamy type, little less work to make, got about 20 washes out of the gallon but I use a big capful .will work with Zote soap as well.
Homemade Dishwasher Detergent: Washing Soda, Borax, Kosher Salt (for hard water), Citric Acid or Unsweet Lemon Kool-Aid. Add TBSP to dishwasher compartment drops of Dawn. Add White Vinegar to bottom of dishwasher Works Amazing! No spots!
Put shower liner in washing machine with some white towels, regular detergent, and 1 cup of vinegar. Vinegar will remove the soap scum! Run through a cycle with warm water. When done, hang it back up on the shower curtain rod to dry.
How to Make Homemade Laundry Detergent for HE Washers
~ This makes Gallon of concentrate ~ ~ Btw, that's a full 128 loads of laundry! ~ 1 bar Fels Naptha (Yes, the ENTIRE Bar!) 1 cup 20 Mule Team Borax 1 cup Arm & Hammer Washing Soda (NOT BAKING SODA!) 4 cups of hot water
After seeing what she does, I will never clean my pots and pans the same way again!
Brand Name Laundry Detergent's "Last Stand"! Liquid Laundry Soap-Family Sized Batch 1 bar grated Fels Naptha soap 5 gallon bucket 1 cup washing soda (Again, Arm and Hammer) 1 cup 20 Mule Team Borax 4 gallons water
Lavender Super Laundry Sauce & Softener Concentrate
Here is a Super Concentrated Laundry Detergent Recipe that doubles as a laundry softener with a clean fresh Lavender scent- as if that weren't enough, you won't need a dryer sheet either! Makes 128 Loads