What a Difference an Iron makes!

One of the most frequent questions we are asked here at the Home & Dry HQ is “What is the point of ironing clothes?”. We know the wonderful ways an iron can help protect your clothing as well as making them look and feel good.  Don’t believe us? Discover more in this blog post!

Look Smart, Feel Smart!

Whether you are going to a job interview or off on a night out, when you look great you feel great! De-wrinkling your clothes will help to make you look smart and can leave your garments smelling clean and fresh.

Improves Quality

Ironing not only gets rid of unwanted clothing wrinkles but is great for improving clothing quality and ensures a longer life span. Ironing can also maintain the colour and texture of your clothing, keeping you looking good as new!

Eliminates Shrinkage

The one thing we all dread when washing clothes is shrinkage! The one way you can guarantee to keep shrinkage at bay is by ironing.

Kill Germs

It is easy to believe that once your clothes have been freshly washed in the washing machine they become germ free. Unfortunately, the cleaning process kills some of the bacteria that lurk on your clothing but not all. Ironing is the best way to kill the microorganisms that could still be living on your clothing!

We understand that ironing can be the last thing you look forward too during a busy week and not everyone has the time to dedicate to it. At Home and Dry we love the jobs you hate! If you are looking for a high-quality laundry service, then contact us today!

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Autumn Cleaning Checklist

Goodbye to Summer and hello to Autumn weather. The leaves are falling, and the air is feeling a little crisper, which means it is time for that Autumn deep clean! Get your home clean and ready with our Autumn cleaning checklist!

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Turn chores into fun – Get the kids cleaning this summer holiday!

We all know the struggle of getting the kids to do their chores around the home. However, at Home & Dry we believe that cleaning can be fun!

Here are our top tips for getting the kids to drop their mobile phones in exchange for a feather duster.

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Being An Eco Friendly Laundry

Reducing our carbon footprint IS our business

As a laundry and cleaning service, we have to constantly come up with creative ways to reduce our carbon footprint and find serious Eco alternatives for the usual products and services widely used in the industry.

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Top 5 Home Décor Blogs

Get your paint brushes at the ready, as at Home & Dry we love all things home décor. Minimal Glamour to Shabby Chic, we have you covered with our favourite décor blogs that will inspire you to get decorating.

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Q&A with Julia Willkins – Owner, Manager and Laundry Guru

For this week’s blog, we thought it might be fun to get inside the head of our lovely boss and all round laundry Guru- Julia.

Hi Julia!

Hi! 

How long has Home and Dry been running?

I started Home and Dry in 2002- s0 we are now in our 16th year! It’s been a roller-coaster, but also incredibly rewarding. We’ve had the permanent laundry coming up for 4 years but I can still remember what it was like starting the laundry service from my garage!  Read more

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Tailor Made Especially For You

One of the most popular requests we receive from customers is for “Invisible Mending.” The term “Invisible Mending” (which we can all assume means repairing a rip or a tear so well that you would never notice it had even been repaired) dates back more than 200 years and explains the highly skilled and time-consuming method of repairing damage to cloth by taking single threads from a hem, side seam or other concealed part of the clothes of the same type and re weaving them over the damaged area to make as near perfect repairs as is humanly possible. Read more

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The food in your cupboard that may have hidden cleaning talents!

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At Home & Dry we want to make your life simpler and we all know that daily chores are not something we look forward to. So, we have put together some tips and cleaning hacks on how to get the most out of your everyday essentials. After reading an article, it has come to our attention that the foods in our cupboards can come in handy for cleaning too.

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Bespoke Holiday Lets Cleaning & Laundry Service

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Peak Holiday Season is just around the corner- and for those of you that rent out your homes during the busy months, it can be a daunting and challenging time.

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5 Useful Tips To Get That 5 Star Review on AirBnB

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A lot of local families and individuals move out of their homes for the weekend and rent to guests via Air BnB. This is a fantastic idea and easy revenue, as guests for the Goodwood events expect to pay a higher price over that period.

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