For more than half a century, Edina Cleaners & Launderers has been solventizing three-piece suits and silky blouses with a friendly face and swift turnaround. Although eco-wired brains may have us chucking plastic evening gowns in the recycling bin, Edina makes it easy to get behind more wearable textiles with an eye on green cleaning. A once condiment-covered sweater can dangle on the ostensibly designed handle in the back seat of any car, comfortably tucked within an eco-friendly, reuseable garment bag. Not to be outdone by mall security and tour guides of the twenty-second century, Edina Cleaners & Launderers executes many deliveries by segway. Standard services for suits ($16.40), sweaters ($8.05), skirts ($8.30), men's shirts ($2.99), and other garments are available, and complete pricing can be viewed online.
Distinctive Cleaning's licensed and insured technicians tidy up domestic and commercial messes using eco-friendly cleaning products and equipment. When they're not rounding up hordes of dust bunnies to sell to the circus, cleaners are sanitizing bathroom and kitchen fixtures, sweeping up crumbs, and banishing dirt and grime from carpet fibers with nontoxic shampoos and a high-pressure extraction system.
Since erasing the grime from their first carpet in 1990, business partners John and Thomas have continued to work together to keep area homes sparkling, safe, and free of allergens. In the decades since founding Sunshine Carpet and Air-Duct Cleaning, the duo—along with their team of technicians—has developed a base of loyal customers thanks to their dedication to customer service and meticulous workmanship. Staffers pilot truck-mounted equipment during carpet cleaning services or clean air ducts to expunge vents of irritating agents such as pollen and dust bunnies that text message their friends during dinner. To further ensure home safety and cleanliness, they conduct dryer vent cleanings that helps prevent fires and upholstery cleaning that uses safe, nontoxic chemicals to de-grime all manner of fabrics.
Rainbow Play Systems’s expansive showrooms introduce kids aged 2 to 10 to a wonderland of gym equipment, all of which is available for purchase. A multitude of swing sets with spiral slides, trapeze rings, and tire swings exercise tykes while preparing them for the physics portion of the SAT.
The textile-pampering experts of Mulberrys Garment Care tend to dingy clothes with toxin-free cleaning methods and a commitment to quality that earned the shop a nod as Top Eco-Friendly Dry Cleaner by Minnesota Monthly in 2011. Offering 24-hour drop-offs or pickup and delivery service, the Mulberrys crew dry-cleans garments with pressurized CO2 and no heat, keeping clothes from returning with a chemical smell, faded colors, or an unhealthy sauna addiction. Laundry services suds up duds with purified water and environmentally friendly detergents before pressers hand-finish each garment and tailors scour seams for missing or cracked buttons. Tailoring and alteration operations let Mulberrys' skilled needle wielders exercise their 30 years of experience to fit clients with customized duds, and an online account system gives patrons instant access to billing, order status, and their pants' favorite music playlists.
Quick Dry-Tech Carpet Cleaning’s technology provides steam-free and non-toxic cleaning for carpeting, rugs, and upholstery. Technicians infuse the surface with a dry shampoo, which is 100% non-toxic and biodegradable. This shampoo breaks down dirt, kills allergens, and leaves no sticky residue that could harm pets or house guests overstaying their welcome. Following the shampoo treatment, the techs use high-powered vacuums to remove the dislodged dirt, leaving the carpeting clean and dry within one to two hours.