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the first domestic issue i cannot figure out

i have a rubber raincoat for football games,and DH folded it up and stored it wet. now it reaks of mildew, i've washed it twice in hot water with lot's o' bleach and it still smells. any help before i buy a new one?


Asked by jewjewbee at 8:35 AM on Oct. 16, 2009 in Home & Garden

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Answers (3)
  • soak it in vinegar and baking soda. if you have tea tree oil, add a few drops

    Answer by rkoloms at 10:40 AM on Oct. 16, 2009

  • have you tried vinegar?

    Answer by thehairnazi at 8:46 AM on Oct. 16, 2009

  • Vinegar gets all smells out. Just pour some in with your regular detergent and wash it. It should be fine after that.

    Answer by Shyma at 9:16 AM on Oct. 16, 2009