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Old 11-15-2012, 07:53 PM   #30
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Re: I realize not all of us cloth diaper purely for economical reasons, but I found t

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Originally Posted by KLeeCW View Post
I am astounded at how high the cost of electricity is for some of you. We pay around $0.035/kwh ($0.053 in the winter) where I live. Our electricity bill for August before DD was born was $35.69. Since she was born mid September, I won't use that month for comparison. Our bill for October was $36.81, and that is full time cloth diapering with daily washing (pre-rinse, wash, cold rinse) and using the dryer for everything. We haven't gotten our water bill yet, so unsure how much that will be, but our water is pretty inexpensive too.
Unreal. I'd love to pay that!

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Originally Posted by marisolstice View Post
Interesting site. I like this one better:

http://michaelbluejay.com/electricity/laundry.html
because you can customize all the variables. Also, I only wash when I have a very full load (usually at least 3 dozen diapers); can't imagine washing every day!
That is a good one too!
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