Homemade Laundry and Dishwasher Detergent

Total Time
Prep 5 mins
Cook 0 mins

It's cheap and does the job!

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 (76 ounce) box20 mule team borax
  • 2 (16 ounce) boxes baking soda


  1. Blend the two ingredients together in bucket and enjoy. 1 tablespoon for a full load, 1/2 tablespoon for a half load, and 1/4 cup for a dishwashing load. This lasts us about 2 months.
Most Helpful

This worked great! I used for the laundry and I could not tell a difference from my regular detergent. Thanks for posting! Justine

aronsinvest July 26, 2009