Alternative to Ironing Water

(30 Posts)
QuimFabray Mon 07-Nov-11 21:20:29

Hope this is in the right place, this is my first post in EL!

My Comfort ironing water is about to run out, so could anyone recommend a more natural alternative or even making my own? I'm in the process of replacing all my household products with less chemically stuff.

I live in a hard water area, so not sure I can put tap water in the iron?

TIA

I use fabric softener so once theres only a teensy bit left in the bottle, I fill with tap water and shake and use.

However I iron one item a decade week.

EldonAve Wed 15-Aug-12 20:53:19

stop ironing?

Twonker Fri 07-Sep-12 22:23:25

Do you use a dehumidifier? The water out of that is distiller water.

PoshPenny Tue 08-Jan-13 20:57:51

I use water from the dehumidifier too, and I never ever have to descale my iron

khiaracka Wed 16-Jan-13 13:58:18

If you use a condenser tumble dryer, the collected water is distilled, and can be used as ironing water.

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