If you are committed to frugal living, you will try to replace expensive commercial products with homemade all-natural items. Almost every commercial household product has an all-natural alternative. Therefore, when it comes to cleaning your dishes why not use a homemade natural product? Homemade dishwasher soaps are not only cheaper than the commercial detergents but they are also environment friendly. Free from chemicals, they are safe for your health. The basic ingredients used for making the all-natural dishwasher soaps are easily available in stores. You can make an excellent dishwasher detergent by blending borax, washing soda, citric acid and salt. The website Womenio has shared 7 dish soap recipes that you can easily make at home.