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Old 02-24-2013, 10:54 AM   #1
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Getting diapers clean

We have a high-efficiency machine, hard water, and use country save. What's the best way to get my cloth diapers clean? I still feel like I have a little bit of an ammonia smell in them.

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We have a high-efficiency machine, hard water, and use country save. What's the best way to get my cloth diapers clean? I still feel like I have a little bit of an ammonia smell in them.

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Do you have a front loader?
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Get more water in there, and some more detergent. A tablespoon of washing soda is also helpful.
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Re: Getting diapers clean

My routine is:

Warm soak (for prerinse)
Hot Long Cycle with detergent
Cold Rinse

I would do a warm final rinse if my machine let me do easily. You could try adding detergent in the first warm cycle as well as the main cycle or add more in the main cycle.
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