Laundry soap for washing machine
Using an automatic washing machine has become commonplace in almost every home and people can no longer imagine their lives without this convenient unit, which simplifies our lives. However, when the question comes up about how to wash and wash, and especially children's things, opinions disagree - how harmful the washing powder is and whether it is generally possible, in principle, to use laundry soap for washing in a machine. In this brief review, we will try to show and explain with some data from science whether it is possible to machine wash with household soap and how to do it without harm to the mechanism.
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Important! Why is it sometimes necessary to use household soap instead of powder for washing? Because the things of a newborn child should be washed in such a way that absolutely will not cause any allergic reactions in the baby. Laundry soap can guarantee this result, but baby powder can not. Although it all depends on how faithfully the manufacturer relates to the manufacture of his products. Read more about this in our articles:
The reasons for washing with soap in a washing machine
In many forums, you can read the fierce statement that it is strictly forbidden to use household soap products for washing in a car, because you can simply destroy parts and a heating heater. It sticks to clothing, the walls of the centrifuge, is not completely washed out of the powder compartment, and so on. It is not necessary to argue with such a statement, it is enough to simply open research on this topic and familiarize yourself with them.
Laundry soap does not foam very much and therefore is suitable for washing in a washing machine. And in the case when you have soft water in the region, it’s generally ideal. The product leaves a mark after being used internally on the drum, and is also not completely washed out of the washing powder compartment only when the water is hard and the alkali of the soap interacts with salts. If you prefer this product and you have hard water, you can drive the machine for nothing once a week by pouring lemon juice or vinegar inside, which will remove all undesirable traces.
Important! How to machine wash with household soap correctly so that there are no problems with adhesion, and especially on a heating heater - to rub a dry bar on a grater or to prepare a special jelly solution. About how to cook it at home, you will learn below in the text. By the way, in any case, even when using ordinary detergent, it is advisable to carry out from time to time washing machine prevention.
People talk about the terrible smell of soap. But in fact, this statement has long sunk into oblivion.
Modern manufacturers have long taken into account this shortcoming and removed the legendary smell, making the soap almost odorless. What smells usually contains a substance called soap stock, it gives the soap this aroma, as well as a darker color.
Important! Soap stock during soap production was added during the Soviet Union, for hardness, but even now you can find such soap on sale. Most likely, such an old-format soap is made only so that people who grew up and lived in those times would buy it out of habit.
Washing with laundry soap in an automatic washing machine can be an unbelievable pleasure in that it removes all those impurities that the washing powder simply cannot clean. The benefits of the powder are only a pleasant aroma and reduced foaming. But as we said above, the household soap product also does not have increased foaming, due to its total naturalness. And to remove the smell of soap, it’s enough to use some kind of mix in it fragrant quality baby soapor, when preparing a washing gel solution for washing, add essential oils.
Laundry soap is a novelty in the market of household chemicals. It is the same as usual in composition. Therefore, due to its good solubility, it is better suited for washing in a machine. The problem is solved and there is no need to suffer with rubbing and preparing solutions.
In fact, there is some truth in the above statements. Laundry soap for a washing machine is best suited in terms of ease of use.
But if you look closely at the composition, you can find the notorious surfactants (toxic substances) there. It is they who make soap liquid - without them, laundry soap, in its structure, cannot be liquid in any way.
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Important! If you choose washing with soap only because you do not want to poison yourself and your baby with powders, then it is better not to use liquid laundry soap for this purpose.
How to make soap for washing in the machine?
To avoid problems with soap sticking everywhere, prepare a special jelly solution that allows you to wash your clothes ecologically, and especially clothes and underwear of a newborn baby. Being used in just such a technology, laundry soap for washing in an automatic machine will be your salvation from harmful toxic elements that contain powders.
- Laundry soap 71% and above, 200 g;
- soda ash400 g;
- essential oil, 12 drops.
- Grate the soap on a fine grater.
- Pour 150-200 ml of slightly cooled boiling water into the pan.
- Pour grated soap there.
- Put this pan on a very low fire.
- Stir until the soap is completely dissolved, trying not to bring to a boil - this is important.
- Take a small container and pour 50-100 ml of warm water there.
- Dilute soda ash in it.
- Add the resulting solution to the soap gruel.
- Stir until completely homogeneous mass.
- Put the resulting jelly in a cool place to cool.
- Add the essential oil to the already cooled, but not cold, mass.
- Stir or beat with a blender.
- Finally cool the resulting product.
- Pour into a convenient container.
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Important! You can also use our recipes to prepare your laundry to soften your clothes. fabric softener.
After watching the video and reading the reviews, we know that washing with household soap in a washing machine can bring significant benefits to you and your household if you know the basic data about the water and the device of the washing machine. Now you can not worry about this area of your life and safely remove dirt from your clothes and refresh them with the most affordable and environmentally friendly means.