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Why you should let someone else do your laundry

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If you asked the average person what their most detested household chore is, chances are many of them would say “laundry“. Doing laundry takes up a huge chunk of time. A typical family does 8-10 loads per week and spends an average of 4 hours a week washing, folding, and putting away clothes. It may…
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clothing care tips everyone should know

How to know you found the best dry cleaners in Denver

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Finding the best dry cleaners can save you money and protect your clothing investments. High-quality clothes can be pretty expensive, but many people underestimate how cleaning affects their longevity. Industry experts say that when you find a reliable cleaner, your clothes will last longer. And as a result, you will save hundreds, if not thousands…
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Benefits of using a dry cleaner

How you’re ruining your dry clean only garments

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When shopping for clothes, many people forget to check the wash instruction label. Therefore, they end up with “dry clean only” pieces with no idea of how to take care of them. If you have dry clean only clothes, here are ways you’re running them without your knowledge. Using a washing machine to clean your…
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Alterations and repairs

Think about garment repairs

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It’s obvious that if your car had a punctured tire, you’d simply get it repaired rather than feel you had to buy a replacement vehicle! Yet, with garments, this can be almost a default action, even for favorite items – and often an expensive one. Taking advantage of talented garment repair craftsmanship can, at much…
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Get that professional look with a well pressed shirt

Why it makes sense to dry clean

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There is a range of key benefits gained by choosing to dry clean your clothes. Key amongst these are… Colors don’t run because no water is used Clothes last longer as dry cleaning is gentler than a washer Delicate fabrics can be better protected from damage Dry cleaning stops fabric from shrinking Removes those hard…
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Have you enjoyed doing your laundry during quarantine?

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Whatever your answer to this, there is no doubt that completing the laundry process, whether for just you or your entire family, is a time-consuming process. During quarantine, you may have welcomed it as it gave you something to do on a regular basis. However, as quarantine eases, it may well slip a long way…
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Get a custom fit by making clothing alterations

Forget goal pants – get alterations!

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When dieting, the phrases goal pants and goal dress get thrown around a lot. Often, however, this isn’t a good way to visualize your weight loss goal since you may feel discouraged if it takes longer than you thought to fit into them, or find that it’s simply impossible to get them to fit adequately…
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Clean and pressed shirts

5 things that must be dry cleaned

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Some clothing items are up for debate, while others really must be dry cleaned for optimal hygiene and longevity. Here are 5 things that should always be taken to the dry cleaners: Embellished clothing and home items Beaded, sequined, or studded items are often hand-stitched and therefore more fragile when it comes to cleaning. Deep…
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Tips for storing your winter clothes

How to store your winter clothes away

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As summer approaches, it’s time to put away your winter clothes and pull out your summer wear. However, you want to store your clothes in such a way that they remain clean, fresh-smelling, and intact until you pull them out again. These steps can help you achieve this: Sort through your clothes to identify what…
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Benefits of using a dry cleaner

Types of clothes you should always dry-clean

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How do you care for your clothes so that they retain their color, fit, and glamour? Well, all you have to do is wash them appropriately. Clothes require specialized care based on their type of fabric. Here are some of the clothes that you should let dry cleaners handle. Woolen clothes Hot water and agitation…
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Alterations and repairs

If funds are tight – repair!

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In the current tough times, when money worries are increased, it’s worth remembering that many expensive items of clothing can be repaired rather than simply thrown away. Even if you would have to wait for the chance to have such repairs completed, it could still be a valuable dollar-saving in months to come. So, holes…
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How to store your winter clothes

Any lingering memories of winter?

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…maybe of warm days by the wood fire or the joys of Christmas time. Now, as days lengthen and warmth gradually returns to Colorado, you’re surely looking forward to the chance to be out in the fresh air a lot more. Which brings us to another point. How many of your favorite clothes have been…
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