Have A Water Softener Installed So Your Cloth Diapers Don't Lose Absorbency
Cloth diapers have many advantages over disposable ones. Cloth diapers are more affordable, more environmentally friendly and -- most importantly when trying to go through the night without a diaper change -- more absorbent. If exposed to hard water, however, cloth diapers' absorbency can be greatly diminished. If you're cloth diapering a baby or toddler, here's how to make sure the minerals in your home's water don't reduce how well your cloth diapers absorb urine.