Recession times. Are you fed up with the heavily priced detergents that never remove the stains that they promise to? Is your skin sensitive to the sturdy perfumed chemicals used in the detergents? Well, I might have a solution for all your washing woes !!! I'm going to help you can prepare you own laundry detergent at home at half the price of your expensive branded-ones.
Things needed to make detergent:
- A cup of Borax
- A cup of Washing Soda
- A bar of any available Soap
- A gallon of Water
- And, a large pot to cook your detergent
So, lets get started right away!
Step 1 – Chop and Grind
First, chop up the soap with a cheese grater, knife or even a food processor; the bottom line is that it should be ground well.
Step 2 – Boil
Bring the water to boil and add the grounded soap and stir well till the soap gets dissolved.
Step 3 – Other ingredients
Lower the flame. Add borax and stir well. Then add washing soda. Stir till they dissolve and remove from flame.
Step 4 – Setting
Transfer the contents into a container and allow it to set. Leave it for a day before using for the first time.
Thats it, you have done it! Was not that extremely simple?
I wish you a 'Happy cleaning' with your self made detergent. When markets are falling, it is a wonderful way to boost your personal economy … 🙂 Meet you soon with more easy-to-prepare, home-based products!