Dishwasher Detergent. I was skeptical it would work. IT WORKS BETTER THEN STORE BOUGHT! I am completely converted to homemade dishwasher detergent for life. Cost less then 75 cents for 40 loads. Now that is savings.
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Who knew?? Use baking soda and vinegar to fix funky towels. Over time, and with many washes, your bath towels will build up detergent and fabric softener residue, leaving them both unable to absorb as much water and smelling kinda funky when they do. Rather than give Target another lump sum, run them through the wash once with hot water and a cup of vinegar, then again with hot water and a half-cup of baking soda, as wikiHow suggests. That strips the residue from them, leaves them smelling…
Save TONS of money by making your very own laundry detergent pods. It's so simple, you'll never think about buying again. DIY Instructions here: http://www.ehow.com/how_12342934_make-diy-laundry-pods.html?utm_source=pinterest.com&utm_medium=referral&utm_content=freestyle&utm_campaign=fanpage
1/4 cup white vinegar 1 tablespoon liquid dish soap (I use Dawn and it’s pretty concentrated/sudsy….so I cut this back to 1 TEASPOON) 1/4 cup washing soda 2 gallons very warm tap water (I think I added closer to 3 gallons to my bucket. I like to give the floor a pretty good soaking!)