Castille Soap Method
Pour two cups of Castille soap into a clean soap-dispensing bottle. You can either use an old bottle that used to contain dish soap or purchase a new bottle.
Add 1/2 cup of warm water into the bottle. Pour in 1 tsp. of lemon juice or white vinegar to help cut grease.
Mix the ingredients together by shaking the bottle. Shake the bottle again each time before it is used.
Soap Flakes Method
Place 1/4 cup of soap flakes or soap shavings and 2 cups of water into a sturdy sauce pan. Place the pan on medium heat.
Stir the soap constantly with a wooden spoon until it melts into the water. Avoid allowing the soap and water mixture to come to a boil.
Add 1 tsp. of lemon juice or white vinegar to the soap once it has cooled. Pour the solution into a soap bottle.
Things You Will Need
- Castille soap
- Lemon juice or white vinegar
- Soap bottle
- Soap flakes or shavings
- Make your own dishwasher soap by mixing together equal parts of borax and washing soda in a bowl. Use a fork to break up any lumps and place the mixture inside the soap tray of your dishwasher. Pour white vinegar into the machine's rinse indicator to make your dishes extra sparkly.