Originally Posted by Vaquitita
i use prefolds, here is what i do: i don't soak, just dump poo in toilet (well i do this now that ds eats solids, while he was ebf i didn't). i wash them on hot with a cup of bs (i have hard water, if yours is soft 1/2 cup is fine) and a couple drops of tto or a squirt of dr. bronners. i put vinegar in one of those downey balls to be released in the rinse water. also, i have my machine on heavy wash and turn on the extra rinse cycle. then throw in the dryer on high. my diapers smell great. hth.
tip for the diaper pail: i find baking soda sprinkled on the bottom and a rag with a few drops of tto on it tossed in work better than the citrus deo disks i was buying.