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Towels and Stain Removal

Towel

The use of white hand towels on the stain removal board is an absolute necessity. Following is a list of the many uses of towels. Testing for colorfastness. Apply a small amount of the agent to ...

Posted By Harry Kimmel | 5/31/2017 7:57:01 AM
 

Don't Overload

Redeposition

Redeposition is the number one problem in cleaning performance today. Several factors can be the cause. Perhaps the most common and easiest way to correct this problem is to avoid the bad habit of ove...

Posted By Harry Kimmel | 4/5/2017 10:24:16 AM
 

DLI member earns high service marks

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"All cleaners know that the front counter staff has to engage in a positive way with customers - it's what sets us apart from everyone else," said owner David Whitehurst. How Champion Cleaners in B...

Posted By Harry Kimmel | 3/29/2017 10:49:21 AM
 

Pipe Insulation

Q: Do I need to have my steam pipes insulated? A: Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) law requires insulation of all steam pipes below a height of seven feet. This is for your pr...

Posted By Harry Kimmel | 3/28/2017 8:13:06 AM
 

Whites Turn Gray

Redeposition

Q: I have received complaints from several customers that their white garments are gray. This seems to be a problem if only one piece of an outfit is brought in for cleaning. What is causing the probl...

Posted By Harry Kimmel | 3/1/2017 10:39:22 AM
 
 

 
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