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Recently we received an assignment from our Methods for Management business group. The members of this group are Dry Cleaners who want to gain knowledge and experience from their peers in the industry. Our assignment was to ‘secret shop’ our … Continue reading

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I often get asked if our dry cleaning or wet cleaning process is hard on clothing. If I were to give you only one clothing tip it would be – that regular cleaning prolongs the life of your garments. Contrary … Continue reading

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Sweater Pilling got you Down? Those pesky fuzz balls known as pills can form on garments of any material and price point, from a high-end cashmere sweater to a less expensive acrylic blend. Pilling tends to get worse with frequent … Continue reading

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Did any of your holiday gatherings leave behind more than just good memories? You might be tempted to try to remove red wine and other stains at home. Here is what we recommend for Clothing Stains. Blot, don’t rub. Rubbing … Continue reading

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  Fall – Time for Sweaters As sweater styles have changed, so have the fibres of this wardrobe staple. Sweaters are made from a variety of fibres ranging from cotton and wool to silk, rayon and acrylic. Natural fibres, such … Continue reading

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Getting ready for another year of school usually calls for at least one shopping trip. Whether you’re a teacher, parent, or student you’ve got some looking good to do this year. The most important thing for students is to be … Continue reading

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  Here are some tips for getting the most out of your wardrobe and home machinery. Some people do their laundry improperly by not sorting loads, overloading machines and using too much soap or softener. You can always bring your … Continue reading

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Does club soda really work on spills? Everyone “knows” club soda is the ultimate remedy for instant stain removal, but is it really all it’s cracked up to be? Our association The Dry Cleaning & Laundry Institute (DLI) recently completed … Continue reading

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We all know the hair salon drill. The receptionist directs us to the changing room, where we weigh the wisdom of removing all of our street clothes and wearing their robe, against just slipping the robe on OVER our clothes … Continue reading

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There’s a good chance you could probably get out many stains yourself, with enough time and special products to help you. Maybe. And you can iron a shirt with the best of them. The question is not whether you have … Continue reading

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