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The boxes have recommended usage on them for laundry boosting - around 1/4 cup a load if I recall correctly. Washing soda is another you could look at, and vinegar in the rinse to help strip residual soap out of clothes.
Yup, Borax or Washing Soda can be used to soften water. The thing about washing soda is that it'll be much less expensive than using baking soda.
N, wife to my goofball K and mamma to my EC grad D (July 2010) and my new little love S (May 2013). Exploring the uncharted territory of tandem nursing with my two boys.