Give Away: Magnet Ball and Ultra Power Plus Combo







Give Away:  Magnet Ball and Ultra Power Plus Combo – $64.98 Retail Value is now closed.

The winner is  entry #3:  Janet Van der Kooi.  Janet please contact me at to claim your prize.

The Magnet Ball softens hard water without the use of any chemicals or other consumable products.  Softened water will enable you to cut the amount of detergent needed by 50% in your washing machine or your dishwasher.  The magnet ball will eliminate mineral deposit build up on appliances, clothes, and dishes.  If you use this in your dishwasher it eliminates the need for a rinse agent.  This product has a five year warranty.  I’m on year three with my magnet ball and it does fantastically in my dishwasher.

Ultra Power Plus is filler free and unscented and will not leave any residue in your clothing.  It has superior stain removing properties, whitens whites, brightens colored fabrics, cuts through grease.  Since this detergent is ultra concentrated you only use 1 tsp of detergent for a front  loader or 1 Tbsp for a top loading washer.  Use it with the Magnet ball in a top loading washer and you can cut the amount of detergent needed some more.  You will get at least 140 loads at a cost of about 15 cents per load in a top loader and 3 times as many loads in a Front Loader.

I also use Ultra Power Plus as my stain remover by dissolving 1 Tbsp in 1/2 Cup of  water and spraying it on stains before laundering.

Here is how to participate in future Urban Homemaker Contests.

This contest will end Monday March 7, 2011 and the winner announced on March 8.

There are up to five ways to enter the contest!

You get one contest entry for each of the following steps you take and you post that you did it in  the comments section of this blog page below:

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  1. just shared this on facebook thanks for the chance to win

  2. Lydia R. Gessele says:

    I post about this on my facebook page (Lydia R. Gessele), twittered (PrairieFireSoapworksandFiber) about it, posted the link on my blog at DakotaRoseCraftyCreations I am already on your great newsletter list that is delivered to my email. Thanks for your great products.


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  5. just shared this on facebook- hope I win, ‘cuz we have terribly hard water in the Rockies!!!

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    I posted it to my facebook page.Thanks for the chance to win…they look like great products!

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    Shared on my Face Book:-)

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    Love your blog posts and all your give aways!
    God Bless

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    I am subscribed to your enewsletter and blogspot. The magnet ball sounds really interesting as I have really hard water. Thanks for the giveaway.

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