Going live at Serpentine Green

We were excited that our 24/7 automated pod delivered to Serpentine Green this morning. The lorry arrived at 7am and the unit, complete with the drop-off and pick-up doors was dropped into place and levelled ready for the installation of the equipment. The unit will have a conveyor installed and Arrival of a unit

Time to clean your curtains

Curtains We are a month into lockdown as a result of COVID-19, a virus that has changed our daily lives. With a vast majority of the population spending their days at home, many are taking advantage of this extra time. Some are choosing to complete DIY projects or household tasks that might have fallen to […]

COVID-19 – Keeping It Clean

Laundries and Dry Cleaners are classified as essential industries during a pandemic as hygiene is paramount as a virus spreads throughout the population. COVID-19 is a new virus, and at present, nobody is sure how long it can survive on fabrics. There is a great deal of research currently being carried out, but we have […]

How to wash pillows and duvets

At Peters’ Cleaners we recommend that you clean your pillow twice a year and your duvet annually although many people clean their duvet when they swap it for a lighter or heavier one to suit the season. You should clean them more often if the sleeper is ill or has allergies or look into using […]

A Healthy Night’s Sleep

Sleep is one of the most important factors for our health, and we spend on average, around 30% of our lives in bed. Did you know that according to The Sleep Council, the average adult sheds around 454g of dead skin over a year? Much of this dead skin ends up nestled in your bed. […]

Reproofing – Protecting your clothing and furniture covers

What is reproofing? Reproofing is a hydrophobic chemical treatment that causes water to ‘bead up’ and run off before it can permeate the fabric itself. This surface coating needs replacing from time to time in the form of reproofing, which can be done at home using a spray or wash, or by a reputable dry […]

What is wet cleaning?

Wet cleaning is a professional cleaning process that can be used on wools, silks and leathers that have traditionally been ‘dry clean only’. If washed in untreated water, the fibres of such items contract making them shrink or go hard. Water can also result in colour run. Wet cleaning can be done is specially adapted […]