In 2011, owners Daniel Gualtieri and Samuel Vulcano purchased Swanson Cleaners with the intention of maintaining the Swanson family’s 67-year tradition of reliable, quality dry cleaning. The versatile cleaning experts demonstrate their years of experience by banishing stains and marks from clothes ranging from sweaters and ties to simple two-piece suits and their formal cousins the 12-piece chicken dinners.
Laundry Moms delivers a weekly reprieve from the most infamous household chore by abducting dirty clothes and linens and promptly returning them washed, dried, and neatly folded. After designating a convenient pickup location and delivery time, Laundry Moms arrives on schedule, ready to whisk shirts, pants, and bed sheets to the land of detergents and cleansing carousels. Before folding clothes into neat piles of origami cranes, Laundry Moms either tumble dries them or, as one of several extra services, hangs them on a clothesline ($1/piece) to dry in the open air and properly display “Hang in There!” motivational T-shirts. The typical turnaround is 48 hours, but Laundry Moms offers expedited service for an additional fee ($10).
The friendly clothing cleansers at Martinizing Dry Cleaning have brought sixty years of scrubbing enrobements to New Yorkers in the new Perinton franchise. The noble employees will confront any stain with strong words and all the dirt-scattering ammo in their arsenal, ensuring your garments return to you soft, clean, and smelling like pastoral Latvian pancake houses. Get blouses (starting at $2.39), slacks (starting at $6.49), and jumpsuits (starting at $13.27) cleaned, freshly dried, and folded, with services also available for leather, suede, and haughty household items. The Department of Natural Resources–partnered environmental dry cleaner will bestow upon you the freshly cleaned garments on recycled hangers, enclosed in recycled bags.
At Erwin's Dry Cleaners, professional garment scrubbers delicately deterge cherished wedding gowns while maintaining their pristine condition for future generations to enjoy. During each dress cleaning, dedicated cleaners restore vestments to their original luster, removing sullying stains from cake, wine, or champagne-powered bottle rockets. After about four weeks, clients return to find a purified symbol of their nuptials, just as spotless and pristine as it was the first time. In addition to restoring precious dresses to their original beauty, the meticulous cloth curators preserve gowns for generations to come, ensuring heartfelt heirlooms for future children, grandchildren, or great danes.
Town & Country, in business since 1969, has an eco-conscious crew of dry cleaners that employ gentle Sanitone and odorless GreenEarth Cleaning processes that brighten whites and revivify colors with minimal damage to the environment. Owners Bill Panepinto and Michael Micciche ensure that sullied coats and parachute pants sparkle once more and return to their owners promptly with free pickup and delivery twice a week. Stained suits ($13.15) recover their unpolluted aura of elegance after a thorough dry clean, and holiday sweaters ($6.25) catch a cool breath of air between ironically themed parties. Dirty dress shirts ($2.79) succumb to a deluge of suds during a laundering service that spruces up colors and leaves fabrics clean and crisp.
Colony Dry Cleaners, a company that has been grooming garments since 1969, restores sullied clothes to a pristine state with dry-cleaning and laundry services that include complimentary home or office pick-up and delivery. Skilled clothes cleaners apply gentle cleansers and solvents to delicate fabrics, obliterating traces of dirt, sweat, and sauce. Begrimed shirts ($2.50+) and pants ($5.75+) can find stain-free redemption, or clients can have more complicated vestments such as wedding gowns and hazmat suits cleaned and taxidermied. Prep for power lunches with a freshened suit ($11.75) and tie ($4.25) or ready beds for power naps with a newly immaculate comforter ($17+). Apparel experts take special care with delicate fabrics, sequins, and belts with social anxiety disorders.