How to make homemade soap for washing clothes

Without a doubt, today the supermarket offers us a wide variety of cleaning products to suit everyone. However, in the past this was very different, in fact housewives had to do whatever they could to remove stains from clothes.

At that time they used a lot of cornstarch that acted as a bleach, it was really a trick that left their clothes impeccable. But fortunately times have changed in this sense, we have any product we want at our fingertips.

Despite this, homemade solutions are still an option for many families. It’s about making high-quality, high-quality and economical homemade soap.

This recipe is to make powerful liquid soap, it is a combination of ingredients that will result in an excellent quality soap for washing clothes and other parts of the house.

The secret is making the right choice of ingredients:

Recipe to make powerful liquid soap
Let’s look at the ingredients required:


200 gr. of soap powder
5 tbsp. of cornstarch
1 liter of boiling water
2 tbsp. of baking soda
5 tbsp. of alcohol vinegar
3.5 liters of water
500 ml. of Detergent


To begin, mix the soap powder and cornstarch well in a large container.

Then, we add 1 liter of boiling water and with the help of a wooden spoon we dissolve the dry ingredients in the hot water. This action is key in preparation.

When the mixture reaches a homogeneous texture, it is time to add the baking soda but continue stirring until it dissolves.
Now we add the alcohol vinegar, essential to neutralize the bad smell of clothes and humidity. It also acts as a degreaser and removes difficult stains.

Next step, we add the 3.5 liters of water at room temperature but always stirring and mixing is very important. As we know, industries use an industrial mixer but we do it by hand, so when doing it manually it is essential to stir well all the ingredients that we add.

Finally, it is time to add the kitchen detergent of any brand, mix it and let the liquid soap sit for approximately 12 hours.
The next day, we will observe that the mixture has reached the desired consistency and is ready to be packaged and reserved for daily use in washing clothes.

This way we have our homemade soap ready to wash clothes , without secrets but with excellent performance!


To keep in mind, this simple but very effective recipe will not only help us in the home economy due to its performance and low cost when manufacturing it, but we can also sell homemade soap.

Without a doubt, it is a good investment to do this and help increase income at home.