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Green Laundry Tips For Every Household
Green Laundry Tips For Every Household

Washers, dryers and dry cleaning make doing laundry easy, but they can be tough on the environment. With a few simple changes, you can reduce your environmental impact and trim your utility bills. If laundry day doesn’t seem like a big deal, consider this:...

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Color Loss from Bleach
Color Loss from Bleach

Have you ever drycleaned an item in a normal process only to notice localized areas of color loss on a certain item? What went wrong? In many cases the color loss was caused by contact with an oxidizing agent - such as a bleach - prior to the cleaning...

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Keeping Your Acrylic Knits Fit
Keeping Your Acrylic Knits Fit

If you have shopped for sweaters or other knit garments, you have probably noticed that many of them contain a fiber called acrylic. Before purchasing garments containing this fiber, it is important to be aware of potential problems and how to care for...

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Cleaning Duvet Covers
Cleaning Duvet Covers

Here's a tried and true method for processing 100 percent cotton duvet covers. Check to see if the item contains a label detailing care instructions. If it does, then follow the manufacturer’s instructions for processing. If the item does not contain such...

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Halloween Horror Survival Guide
Halloween Horror Survival Guide

Halloween costumes are made of many different fabrics, usually combining several styles and trims to give the fabric the best effect. If you've purchased an expensive costume it's best to ask a professional cleaner like us to remove any stains. A chemical...

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Tips for Storing Seasonal Clothes
Tips for Storing Seasonal Clothes

When the seasons start to change, our wardrobe changes as well. The sweaters, coats, gloves, hats, and thermals we depended on for warmth are all thrown into the nearest container and tossed into some out of the way place. Or, if we do not want any nasty...

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5 Tips for wedding dress cleaning and preservation
5 Tips for wedding dress cleaning and preservation

5 Tips for wedding dress cleaning and preservation Your wedding dress is one of the most important and memorable garments in your life. Whether brand new or passed down from generation to generation, wedding dress cleaning and preservation is a vital...

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Home Stain Removal
Home Stain Removal

Q: One of my regular customers called for advice on how to remove wine from an everyday tablecloth. What advice can I give my customers about home stain removal? A: Many customers have items that they would rather clean at home, but stains can often cause problems....

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