DLI's Drycleaning Blog

Q&A and Useful Industry Information

E-mail any question to Techline@DLIonline.org.
This web log provides information from DLI's Drycleaning experts to help you solve problems and run a better drycleaning business.

Can You Learn How to Crawl Again?

Dave Beatty

By David Beatty, DLI 2016-2017 President We have all heard the expression you need to crawl before you walk, and walk before you run. What happens when you are running your business but have...

Posted By Harry Kimmel | 5/16/2017 8:59:46 AM
 

Yellowing

JuxtaposedShirts

Q: A customer brought in a home-laundered shirt with a yellowed collar, cuffs, and front placket. What caused this and can it be corrected? A: The care label probably warned against the use of chl...

Posted By Harry Kimmel | 5/8/2017 2:24:37 PM
 

40th Clean Show anniversary

Clean Show Image

By Ian P. Murphy The Clean Show—or World Educational Congress of Laundering & Drycleaning, as it is formally known—returns to Las Vegas, Nevada, June 5–8, 2017, and it promises to be the biggest...

Posted By Harry Kimmel | 5/2/2017 9:21:05 AM
 

Draperies

Drapes.jpg

Q: Why do draperies sometimes develop large yellow or tan rings after drycleaning? A: Many drapery fabrics have sizings or finishes applied during manufacture for stability, luster, and desired han...

Posted By Harry Kimmel | 4/26/2017 12:01:54 PM
 

Avoiding Comforter Damage

Down Comforter

Q: It seems like more and more “down-fill” comforters are busting apart in my cleaning machine these days. Is there any way to prevent this damage? A: This type of damage usually occurs when the ...

Posted By Harry Kimmel | 4/12/2017 8:32:25 AM
 
 

 
Login
space