Originally Posted by nomadjanet
The sun is your friend. He will help when chemicals fail. If you see him, set your pail out with just enough clean water in it to weigh it down.
but don't forget to wear some sunscreen - the sun isn't ALWAYS your friend
you can also try a strong household bleach solution (unscented of course)
fill to the the top of the bucket and let it soak for a few hours -then rinse thoughoughly with HOT water to nutralize the bleach. then let Mr. sun and Momma nature finish it off with a nice air dry.
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