To make homemade laundry detergent, mix baking soda, grated bar soap and washing soda. To make liquid laundry detergent, it is necessary to dissolve the bar soap and powdered ingredients with hot water before combining t... More » Home & Garden Cleaning Laundry

Make homemade high-efficiency laundry detergent with ingredients found in your local store. You need Borax, washing soda, Fels-Naptha soap, water, a box grater, a large pot, a stove, a large spoon and a 5-gallon bucket w... More » Home & Garden Cleaning Laundry

Homemade laundry detergent can be enhanced with essential oils. While many different types of oils can be added, they do nothing to enhance cleaning the laundry. More » Home & Garden Cleaning Cleaning Products
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To make a borax-free laundry detergent, mix grated bar soap with washing soda and baking soda. Store the mixture in an air-tight container. More » Home & Garden Cleaning Laundry

A simple liquid laundry detergent formula consists of 1 cup washing soda, 1/2 cup borax, 4 cups of water and 1 bar soap. Dry detergent recipes will omit the water, but they may add baking soda, oxygen bleach and scent. More » Home & Garden Cleaning Laundry

A homemade recipe for liquid laundry detergent calls for water, Borax, washing soda and a bar of soap. Grate the soap. Heat 2 quarts of water until it almost boils. Add the soap, and stir with a wooded spoon until it dis... More » Home & Garden Cleaning Laundry

To make washing soda, clean a lidded jar, label it, bake baking soda for two hours, and store it in the jar. This 2 1/2-hour process requires an oven, a baking sheet, baking soda, a lidded jar, water, soap, an adhesive l... More » Home & Garden Cleaning Laundry