How to wash cloth nappies Creating a great wash routine is easy. We are the experts and have optimised and simplified the process! 1. Detergent choiceChoose a quality detergent, using suggested quantities, as recommended in our UK Detergent Index, for larger machines add a little extra. Calculate the correct amount for your prewash cycle and main wash … Continue reading Wash Routine Basics (UK)
The Clean Cloth Nappies Detergent Indexes provide information on a range of detergents for Australia, New Zealand and the UK.
The most common causes of leaks in Modern Cloth Nappies are incorrect fit and lack of absorption.
Front loaders use less water, have longer cycles than traditional top loaders and most heat their own water.
High-Efficiency Top Loaders use less water and have longer wash cycles compared to traditional Top Loaders.
Top Loaders provide a faster wash using more water than a Front Loader, however they aren’t as effective in comparison.
Use the highest spin speed on your washing machine (1200-1400rpm) to remove maximum water during the wash cycle and require less drying time.
Run a daily prewash cycle on subsequent days and complete a main wash when there is enough nappies/laundry to fill a main load.
New to cloth nappies and unsure where to start? The Clean Cloth Nappies guide is here to help.