Ever faced the problem of choosing between dry cleaning or laundry wet cleaning? Unsure of what it means? Fear not, as we are here to help you navigate what they are, and how you can utilize them to suit your needs!

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Dry Cleaning vs Laundry

Contrary to what you may think, dry cleaning does not refer to a dry method of cleaning clothes. Instead, it refers to a form of cleaning that uses a liquid​ solvent other than water to clean; hence why it is called “dry cleaning”.

The clothes are basically soaked in the solvent and cleaned without the use of water. Usually, this is done professionally by laundromats, where they commonly use perchloroethylene, or PERC,- the main solution used for dry cleaned clothes.

So why bother with using dry cleaning to clean? Well, the dry cleaning process is particularly useful when it comes to cleaning and the need to remove stains in garments or clothing with delicate fabrics. These garments cannot withstand the wet tumble and roughness that comes with a washing machine or dryer. Furthermore, dry cleaning protects the original shape and colour of the garments.

Do You Know which garment is more suitable for drying cleaning vs laundry?
#1 Check your garment care labels

Some garments can only be dry cleaned. Read the clothing care label for recommendations. You can also bring the item to a professional laundromat near you to offer the best advice. Pressto customer service agents are trained and we know how best to handle your garments. Pressto is the world leader in dry cleaning and our principal processes comes from Spain. Pressto provides many services to the community in Klang Valley and Selangor in Malaysia.

Pressto Dry Cleaning And Wet Cleaning Laundry Service Difference
Wet Cleaning (laundry)

Laundry cleaning is also know as wet cleaning. Clothes are washed with water, and wet cleaning is perhaps a little bit more familiar; it is essentially professional cleaning that avoids the use of chemical solvents. The entire process is somewhat similar to how you would do laundry at home; the true difference lies in the way they handle and professionally clean your clothes, especially delicate ones that are unable to withstand a washing machine.

Compared to dry cleaning, they are also more environmentally friendly, thanks to the sensitive machinery and specialized detergents that are more biodegradable.

Do You Know #2

If the care tag or label includes the phrase “dry clean,” that is the right cleaning method. Professional garment care specialist will know the best method to care for your garment.

Find the best Dry cleaning and Wet Cleaning Laundromat Near You

Do you know any professional laundromat near you provide both wet cleaning and dry cleaning?

Pressto have the facilities do process wet cleaning (we called laundry as a general term), and dry cleaning.

Pressto outlets across Klang Valley, and managing by all trained staffs.

Getting your clothes professionally cleaned and save time and hassel. Don’t worry if you aren’t sure of how to treat them. Just bring it into a professional laundromat. If you are ever in need of laundry help; Pressto is most delighted to be of service to you!

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