Tag Archives: Dry Cleaning

Will Dry Cleaning Shorten the Lifespan of Your Garments?

Frequent trips through the washing machine will eventually end the life of even your favorite garments. Nobody likes to throw away a favorite shirt or sweater. Eventually it will fade, stretch or shrink to the point that you can no longer wear it.

Is the same true with dry cleaning? Will frequent trips to the dry cleaners negatively affect the lifespan of your garments, possibly making them even shorter? The short answer is no. Dry cleaning can actually lengthen the life of your garments. Here are some reasons why.

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Secrets You Should Know About Your Dry Cleaner

If you diligently read your clothing labels, then you know what clothing you can wash and what you will need to take to a dry cleaner. What you didn’t know is that often labels are very wrong. Many times clothing that should be taken to your Kerrisdale dry cleaner isn’t, while other clothing that would be perfectly safe to wet wash are labeled exclusively dry clean. Here are some other secrets you may not know about your dry cleaner!

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Dry Cleaning Tips to Make Your Clothes Last Longer

You want to get the most out of your clothes, that’s why you have them cleaned by the professionals at West Boulevard Cleaners. Sometimes just bringing your clothes to a professional cleaner is only the first step at getting the most out of your investment. Here are some things you can do to extend the life of your clothes and get the most out of using West Boulevard Cleaners to have them expertly cleaned.

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What You Should Know About Dry Cleaning

Cleaner in laundry shop checking clean clothes

Every hear advice from someone about not needing to take a garment to the dry cleaners? “Oh, you can wash that yourself and save some money,” they might say. While it is true that some garments that are labeled dry clean only can be washed at home, the truth is that a good dry cleaner is more than a place to just get your clothes washed. Here are some things that you may not have known about your dry cleaner, and some reasons why to use them instead of attempting to wash things on your own. Continue reading