Homemade Laundry Soap

Back in January I started researching homemade laundry soaps. There are many options, powdered and liquid but I decided to try a powdered option. The ‘recipe’ I have been using since then I found at Tipnut. They have a listing of ten different ‘recipes’ available.

Ingredients

2 cups Fels Naptha Soap (finely grated –There are other soap options, this is just what I found at my store.)
1 cup Washing Soda
1 cup Borax

  • Mix well and store in an airtight plastic container.
  • Use 2 tablespoons per full load.

We have been using this laundry detergent for almost two months with no issues. Our clothes are certainly getting clean and I have no complaints. I have even tried it on the kids’ clothes and they have not had any issues with sensitivity.

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One Response to Homemade Laundry Soap

  1. I’ve always thought about trying homemade laundry soap, just haven’t ever done it! I’ve also wondered if it really did a good job (Zay’s clothes tend to get pretty dirty!) and about sensitivity to Zay’s skin, etc. Thanks for the info – maybe I’ll try it one of these days! 🙂

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