Spring Cleaning Comforters, Blankets and Quilts

spring cleaning

Spring is not too far around the corner now, which means soon homeowners will be engaged in their annual spring cleaning. It is that time of year to clean and maintain all your bedding, which typically includes comforters, blankets, quilts and the likes. With that said, the team here at Jimmy’s Cleaners and Alterations wants to remind all our valued clients that not all washing machines and clothes dryers are designed to handle comforters, blankets and quilts made of heavy cotton or other materials. With this thought in mind, our valued clients can rely upon our team of professionals to handle it all.


When attempting to clean your bedding at home, often times a color loss or even a change in material finish can occur. Color loss is more than obvious when the blanket or comforter no longer matches those accessory pieces that were not cleaned at the same time, such as a pillow sham. To keep this from happening relying upon a professional cleaner to give proper care to your bedding items is more times than not the best way to go.

It can be somewhat difficult to know and understand how often a comforter, quilt or blanket should be washed since doing so too often can result in overworking the material, fabric and its specific interior stuffing. When this occurs, your precious bedding can become permanently damaged.


There are many types and styles of blankets, quilts and comforters all of which are composed of a variety of different materials. Some of the softest and most comfortable bedding materials are made with down feathers. These bedding items are incredibly delicate and require specialized washing techniques. Those blankets or quilts made of cotton or other material stuffing require a range of other washing and drying techniques.

Bedding materials all come with varied care and washing labels. It is important you give focus to these labels and follow their specific instructions in order to properly and safely care for these bedding items. Many of the labels provide specific dry-cleaning instructions as well. Following specific label instructions will ensure the overall integrity and health of your bedding items. If washing your comforters at home, be sure to always use a mild detergent on a delicate cycle and perhaps even allow for an extra rinse cycle.


Here at Jimmy’s Cleaners and Alterations our team of dedicated specialists is committed to providing clients only the best all-around dry cleaning and alteration services. With that said, rather than take a chance of harming the integrity and appearance of your comforters, blankets, quilts and the likes, we suggest you put your trust in us. Washing machines and home dryers can cause a good deal of damage to these delicate items, which is why our team of specialists stands ready to meet all your bedding needs.

With spring just around the corner now, why not take advantage of our convenient pick-up and drop-off services and allow our team to take care of all your bedding items. We look forward to our opportunity to serve you and want to remind you to also take advantage of our weekly specials. Give a shout out to our team today and schedule your pick-up and let us help make all those spring cleaning tasks a whole lot easier for you. The services we provide all our valued clients here in Brentwood and the surrounding towns will simply not be matched by any of our competitors. Don’t delay. Contact our team of specialists today!

Free Pickup and Delivery

At Jimmy's Cleaners, we are focused on our customers. We understand that your time is valuable and sometimes a trip to the cleaners can be an inconvenience. That's why we offer courtesy Pick up and Delivery from your home or business!

Pick up and delivery service is offered twice weekly. You will receive a personalized laundry bag. Also, take advantage of our convenient monthly billing. Corporate discounts available.

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