Making your own effective homemade laundry detergent is easy and can save you money. We'll show you how to make both a powder and liquid laundry detergent. #thethingswellmake #MIY #laundrydetergent #laundry #detergent #soap #wash #washing #naturalcleaning #naturalcleaningproducts #cleaning #greencleaning #greenliving #greenlivingtips

Powdered Homemade Laundry Detergent

Use around 2-3 Tbsp. per load of laundry
Course DIY products
Keyword Cleaning products, soaps
Total Time 10 minutes
Servings 100 washes (2-3 Tbsp. each)



  • Mix together all ingredients and store in a jar or box.


The baking soda and washing soda help loosen the tougher stains and dirt and remove odors; the essential oils will add a nice smell and in some cases, they will also be beneficial to your fabric. (Certain essential oils like eucalyptus and lemon are known to help remove grease stains.)
It's best to use gloves while working with the washing soda as it can irritate your skin.