The Cost of Doing Cloth - 2014

Cloth Diapering System

Approximate Total Cost

Flats and Covers

$245

Prefolds and Covers

$320

Hybrids (One Size)

$420

Pocket Diapers (One Size)

$480

All-In-One Diapers (One Size)

$530

Fitteds (One Size) and Covers

$710


Laundry Costs Over 2 ½ years
(detergent, water, and gas/electric)

 

High Efficiency

Standard

Washer – Gas Water Heater

$119

$259

Washer – Electric Water Heater

$133

$284

Dryer - Gas

$61

$65

Dryer - Electric

$122

$133

 

Cloth Diaper Accessories

Diaper Sprayer

$40

Pail Liner (2)

$33

Wet Bag

$19

Flushable Diaper Liners (6)

$48

 

The Cost of Doing Disposables (if you buy in bulk...this is a conservative estimate)

Brand

Approximate Total Cost over 2 ½ years

Pampers

$1,828

Huggies

$1,791