stinky blankets

foodonastumpAugust 28, 2012

I have a couple Martha Stewart Home throw-blankets in the family room, and when I wash them they stink to high heaven. Kind of a mixture of wet dog and mold type smell. (I do have dog, and I had stinky towel syndrome a while back which went away immediately after running a "pure cycle" on my Samsung FL. Haven't had it since.) Materials are 73% polyester and 17% acrylic.

Any thoughts? The smell is strong enough to stink up the room, but all of my other laundry seems fine.

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dave1812

take it to the cleaners and explain the problem. they should be able to remove the odors better than you may be able to.

    Bookmark   August 29, 2012 at 4:00PM
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gates1

What are you using to wash them in soap and water temp wise? Washer cycle? I found the frebreze laundry additive works well on stubborn odors. Read the bottle for use

    Bookmark   August 30, 2012 at 10:49AM
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