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Diaper Odor?

does anyone have advice on what to do about the diaper odor in the garage garbage cans when it is so hot outside? Our garage stinks(phew!) when the full bags get into the garbage can in our garage. Anyone figured out a solution to the problem?? Thanks!

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Hi honey all I use to do was tie each diaper up with the jewel bags and put baking soad in the trash can and it cut down a lot of odor. and between trash pick up i wash the can out with bleach and fabuloso.
It smells much help.
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Mother of 5 year old Twins and 11,13

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Well, I use close diapers, but I think just putting some baking soda in the trash can on top of the diapers could help. That's what I do when my regular garbage gets too stinky for me!
G. F. Miller

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Hi honey all I use to do was tie each diaper up with the jewel bags and put baking soad in the trash can and it cut down a lot of odor. and between trash pick up i wash the can out with bleach and fabuloso.
It smells much help.
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Mother of 5 year old Twins and 11,13

1 mom found this helpful

I recommend a Diaper Genie. The plastic bag seals in the odor from the diapers (and they're wrapped individually). I've been using mine for 2.5 years now and will continue until we're done with diapers. Good luck.

A.

There are "smelly" bags at Kmart, Walmart that seem to help. They are blue but can't remember the name of them. Good luck!

Spray some Lysol disinfecting spray in the whole can, and it should help, and do that everytime the garbage gets out...Oh, spray it in the bags too before going out to the garage........I had that problem too and that helped me out a lot.........I hope this helps you, good luck...........

Yes found the same problem, but ITS GONE!!! Take poopy dipers and place them in a ziplock bag....it locks in the odor! GOOD LUCK and hope your days smell better soon!!!!
M.
Mother of 1 yr old boy

do you just throw them in the garbage or are they in a garbage bag? You could throw them in a scented garbage bag and take out that garbage 1xday. Otherwise, have an outside garbage, outdoors and put stinky diapers in there.

Hi:
i used to put fabric softener sheets and carpet deodrizer powder in the garbage can every time it was un loaded .Also try to put the same thing in the garbage cans,garbage bags and diaper ginnie at home .Baking soda also helps eliminate the odor just put in all the garbage cans and in the garbage bags too.
hope it will help you too.

Can you move the garbage cans outside the garage? Oust air freshener is pretty potent. Try that. Good luck.

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