Homemade Dishwasher Detergent Recipe
This homemade dishwasher detergent recipe is simple, affordable and – most importantly – it works.
Servings 32 loads of dishes
In terms of loading the dish detergent and rinse aid into the dishwasher, here's how I do it:
Putting them in different compartments so that they release at different times (with the rinse aid going last) ensures that the rinse aid does not interfere with the cleaning power of the detergent and vice versa.
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- My dishwasher has a pre-rinse compartment that releases the first round of powder into the dishwasher. That's where I put my dishwasher detergent.
- The main detergent compartment pops open later in the cycle - that's where I put my rinse aid.