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Proper Classification is Important


Are you classifying loads for best cleaning results? Garments should be separated by weight, finish, and color in preparation for cleaning. Heavy and light weight garments should be grouped separat...

Posted By Harry Kimmel | 1/23/2018 8:16:48 AM

Ensuring Your Laundry and Drycleaning Quality

LPE Chart

How To Use DLI's Cleaning Performance and Laundry Performance Evaluations Drycleaning Performance Evaluations (DPE) and Laundry Performance Evaluations (LPE) by the Drycleaning and Laundry Insti...

Posted By Harry Kimmel | 1/16/2018 9:28:14 AM

Caring for Needlepoint


How you clean any needlepoint or embroidery piece depends on the condition of the piece, the nature of the materials used, the results of colorfastness tests, and the type of soiling. Whether you wetc...

Posted By Harry Kimmel | 1/11/2018 12:00:11 PM

How to Remove Eggnog and Gravy Stains


With the holiday season behind us, many cleaners may receive questions about advice on how to remove eggnog and gravy stains. When advising customers on the removal of stains, let them know that yo...

Posted By Harry Kimmel | 1/2/2018 2:23:58 PM