Frequently Asked Questions

How does dry cleaning work?
Dry cleaning is similar to washing but without the water. Dry cleaned garments are cleaned in a machine that looks like a giant washer with one major difference – instead of using water a liquid is used that does not contain any water.

Moisture causes shrinkage in garments. By removing moisture from the cleaning process and replacing it with a liquid that contains no water, garments like your wool pants can now be safely cleaned without shrinkage. Materials like wool and silk generally have to be dry cleaned. We are able to get your garments clean while extending their life without shrinking anything.

Why is dry cleaning better than washing my clothes at home?
While there are many reasons to send your garments to a professional dry cleaners, the most important reason is to prolong the life of your garments while keeping them looking their best. One of the benefits of dry cleaning solvent is that it is much gentler than water on your garments. Another benefit is that it cleans grease and dirt out of garments much better than with water.

How soon can I pick up my dry cleaning order?
If you bring your garments in by 9 am , they can be ready by 5 pm. If you bring your garments in after that, your garments can be ready the next day by 5pm.