How to Make Detergent?

Answer A few simple ingredients and a little time and effort can trim your annual laundry budget significantly when you make your own laundry detergent. It's safe to use in any washing machine, rinses out... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How to Make Detergent

I thought I bought HE detergent or my washing machine a used discovered it was regular detergent/suds in sump?

run the machine with nothing in it to clear it out, give the detergent to someone that has a regular washer, go get the proper detergent

What is the difference between laundry detergent and synthetic detergent?

That's a question of semantics. With very few exceptions, all laundry detergent is "synthetic". Detergent is generally made up of a few kinds of ingredients: an oil basedsurfactant (cleaner), speci... Read More »

How do i make my own detergent?

Ingredients and ProcessGrate 2 cups of bar soap--Fels Naptha or Ivory-- and add it to 1 quart of boiling water. Stir the soap and water mixture until the soap has completely melted.Pour the soap an... Read More »

How to Make Dry Detergent?

Homemade dry laundry detergent is eco-friendly, inexpensive and easy to make. It won't bubble up like store-bought detergent, but it works surprisingly well. Since factory-made detergents contain a... Read More »