Washing Cloth Diapers – Why So Complicated?

Washing Cloth Diapers - Why So Complicated? (Cloth for a Cause)

Why so complicated? (Image from stockxchg, used with permission.)

One of the toughest parts of using cloth diapers is coming up with a good routine for washing cloth diapers.  This is made even more confusing by the wide range of advice you’ll get from different cloth diapering moms.

The basics are cold rinse, hot wash, double rinse.  Use a cloth diaper safe detergent.  After that?  Washing cloth diapers is full of variables that will depend on a variety of things. Continue reading