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Category Garment Solutions

Perspiration Stains

Perspiration stains

Q: Is there a way to remove perspiration stains?

A: Stains from perspiration are usually found on the underarm areas of a garment.

However, any area that contacts the...

Posted By Harry Kimmel | 4/16/2019 11:17:01 AM

Problems with Athletic Jackets

Varsity Jacket

There are many problems that may occur on athletic jackets when they are cleaned. In most cases, the garments have a woven body with leather or vinyl sleeves.

Also, the garments are usually...

Posted By Harry Kimmel | 4/2/2019 11:10:45 AM

Silk Color Spotting Problems

Silk Gown

After drycleaning, mysterious, local color loss sometimes occurs. Testing shows that the dye and sizing in the fabric are not affected by drycleaning solvents or water.

Instead, the dye and...

Posted By Harry Kimmel | 3/28/2019 1:24:49 PM

Hair Spray Stains


Q: After cleaning, a blouse exhibited small, dark stains on the collar, shoulders, and upper sleeve areas. What caused these stains, and can they be removed?

A: Most likely, t...

Posted By Harry Kimmel | 3/25/2019 1:50:12 PM

Cleaning Sheer Fabrics

Sheer Fabrics

Blouses, dresses, scarves, and draped-over foundation evening dresses made of sheer fabrics present special challenges for professional cleaners.

Sheer fabrics can often be found in prom an...

Posted By Harry Kimmel | 3/13/2019 9:39:35 AM

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