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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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