How to Preserve a Wedding Dress Yourself

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You carefully chose your wedding dress for the most special day of your life. Now that the day is over, how can you ensure that your dress stays nice for eternity? One day you might want to pass on your wedding dress to your child or even grandchild. If you take proper care of it, your dress could last for … Read More

How Do They (The Professionals) Preserve a Wedding Dress?

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You’ve made a big investment in your wedding dress, and you deserve to be able to keep it in pristine condition for as long as possible. Whether you paid a small fortune for your gown, or it was given to you by a loved family member, you’ll likely want to preserve it for yourself, your children or grandchild. The best … Read More

What is Color Fading and Can It Be Prevented?

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It’s terrible when you have a favorite garment, and the color begins to fade. It’s even worse when the fading seems to happen after just one wash. While color fading over time is virtually inevitable, there are steps you can take to prevent color fading from happening when the garment is still relatively new. What is Color Fading? Color fading … Read More

5 Things You Need to Know About Hot Water Extraction Carpet Cleaning

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Hot water extraction carpet cleaning might not be a word that you’re used to hearing when it comes to maintaining the beauty and cleanliness of your home. This blog post from Embassy Cleaners focuses on this popular method of cleaning carpets. 1. Hot Water Extraction Carpet Cleaning = Steam Cleaning You might know the term “hot water extraction” like a … Read More

4 Things You Need to Know About Custom Tailored Shirts

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The clothes you wear say a great deal about you before you even utter your first words to a new acquaintance, employer or potential mate. Opting for custom tailored shirts over those found on the racks of clothing stores offers you significant advantages including saving you time and money. Here’s how: 1. They fit well The way your shirt fits … Read More

The Benefits of a Getting a Custom Tailored Dress

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At Embassy Cleaners, in-house tailors have a combined experience of 78 years. There’s no better place than Embassy Cleaners in Westchester, NY for custom tailoring dresses, as well as a variety of other garments. Custom tailoring consists of much more than simply shortening a hem on a dress. Custom tailoring is about maximizing the comfort and fit of the existing … Read More

5 Terrible Things that Could Happen This Winter

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Ah, fall. The sound of the leaves crunching underfoot. The return of pumpkin spice everything. The crisp bite in the air that promises to give way to fierce ice storms, below zero temperatures and weeks without seeing the sun. Sounds great, right? Well, put down those pumpkin spice potato chips because winter is about to get real. And it’s bringing … Read More

Do’s and Don’ts of Stain Removal

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There you are, sitting on your sofa after a long, hard day at work. Take out containers on the coffee table; you pour yourself a glass of red wine because, you know. Antioxidants. Just as your show begins to load you look away only to spill your entire glass of wine on the carpet. What do you do? Before you … Read More

Removing Water Stain on Upholstered Chair

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It’s difficult to believe that water can leave a stain on upholstered chair or sofa. When you think of stains on upholstery, you probably think of coffee, chocolate or juice stains, which is why you ask your family not to eat and drink in the living room. However, water stains on upholstery are surprisingly common. How Can Water Leave an … Read More

5 Things To Know About For Cleaning Up Soot from the Furnace

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When an oil or gas furnace is operating properly, there is little to no soot generated as the fuel is burned to create the heat you need to warm your home. Unfortunately, it only takes one leaky or clogged burner to create a dangerous situation leading to an explosion known as a puff back. A puff back sends soot throughout … Read More