Importance of Washing Sleeping Bags
Sleeping bags are an investment. They provide a cozy and warm place to sleep on camping trips, at outdoor festivals, or when you’re just too lazy to change the sheets. But after a few years of use, they can get smelly and dirty! It’s important to know how to clean your sleeping bag so it is not only comfortable for you but also safe.
Here are some tips on how best to clean your sleeping bag:
- If your sleeping bag is made of synthetic materials, it can be machine washed. Be sure to use a front loading washing machine and wash on the coldest setting possible with similar colors. Add one cup of white vinegar during this cycle for extra cleaning power. Let it air dry or tumble dry in low heat until completely dry. Usually, about one hour should do the trick!
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