Can you use regular dishwashing liquid in a dishwasher?
Also, what can you use instead of dishwasher detergent?
A good substitute for dishwasher soap requires just a few items from the pantry. After loading the dishwasher, add a few drops of mild liquid dish soap to the appliance's detergent cup. Add 1 1/2 tablespoons of baking soda and 1 teaspoon of salt.
Just so, will Dish Soap ruin a dishwasher?
Dish soap doesn't harm your dishwasher, but it can ruin your house or floors. If you are home, immediately turn off the dishwasher and scoop out the foam.
Homemade Dishwasher Detergent Tabs 1 Cup Washing Soda (cleaner) 1 Cup Baking Soda (cuts out grease) 3 packages unsweetened lemonade drink mix (added cleaning power, antibacterial and smells awesome) 1 Cup of Kosher Salt (reduces hard water build up – you might be able to reduce this amount if you have soft water)