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Tuesday
Oct072014

Can Club Soda Really Remove Stains?

Club soda has quite a reputation for stain removal. But how well does it really work? The Dry Cleaning & Laundry Institute (DLI) recently conducted an in-depth study to determine the merits of club soda in stain removal. What they found was that club soda is a great short-term solution, but is not the miracle solution — especially not long-term — that some believe it to be. Let’s examine club soda’s role in stain removal, and how it compares to using plain old water for the task.

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Wednesday
Oct012014

Preparing for Winter Weather

Like it or not, winter is almost upon us. Preparing for it in advance can make the transition to cold temperatures easier. Klinke Cleaners has put together five tips to make sure your winter gear is ready when you need it.

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Thursday
Sep252014

5 Times A Star!

We have won Madison.com's "Star of Madison" Award again this year. We thank all the voters on Madison.com and the Wisconsin State Journal for choosing us. It has been our honor to win this award every year since the award's inception five years ago. Thank you, Madison!

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Wednesday
Sep242014

Why Do Shirts Shrink?

Have you ever put on a shirt, only to notice that the sleeves are a bit shorter? Unless you’re still in the growing stage, this is a telltale sign that a bit of shrinkage has occurred. Let’s take a closer look at some different types of shrinkage — including relaxation shrinkage, progressive shrinkage and differential shrinkage — and examine why each occurs. We’ll also discuss how, in some cases, changing the way you wash or dry your clothes can make a difference in how much a garment will shrink.

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Thursday
Sep182014

VOTE FOR KLINKE CLEANERS IN THE 2015 BEST OF MADISON READER’S POLL 

Is Klinke Cleaners your favorite place to keep your clothes looking and feeling great? If so, we’d sure appreciate your vote in Madison Magazine’s 2015 Best of Madison Reader’s Poll. 

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