• Changing Seasons

    Autumn is here and the weather will soon be changing.  That means changing your wardrobe.  Unless you have three or four empty closets in your home, you may have to store clothes with the changes of the season. Before putting clothes in storage, let us clean them. Cleaning prevents even invisible stains from discoloring and weakening […]

  • 7 Tips to Keep Your Clothes Lasting Longer

    Here are 7 tips that will help keep your favorite garments ready to wear, longer. Allow perfumes, lotions, deodorants, antiperspirants, and other toiletries to dry before you get dressed.  These products can contain ingredients that can cause discoloration. Bring a garment in for professional cleaning as soon as possible after becoming soiled.  Stains and soil […]

  • Don’t Let Your Clothes Get You Wrinkled

    Many of today’s garments are touted as wrinkle-free, but if they aren’t treated right they can still get wrinkles.  To keep all your garments looking fresh with fewer wrinkles, keep these tips in mind: Don’t overload the washer or dryer with too many clothes.  They won’t get as clean as they should, and they won’t […]

  • Cuffed pants, a brief history

    Back in the 1890’s, King Edward VII popularized sewn-in “turn-ups” as an alternative to rolling up pant bottoms in rainy weather. Cuffs were a sign of elegant tailoring until WWII wartime clothing restrictions banned cuffs and flaps on pockets to save fabric. Today, cuffs are recommended on trousers with wide or long legs, double pleats […]

In addition to being named the Best Dry Cleaner in Richmond, VA for over 2 decades and one of America's Best Cleaners, we're also committed to doing our part for our neighborhood, and we are proud of our community programs. Through our signature program, Puritan Cleaners Coats For Kids, we've collected well over 300,000 coats for the Salvation Army since we started in 1988. We've also partnered with the Central Virginia Food Bank to raise over 400,000 meals through our 100K Meals program. We also have programs that support our troops, the Junior Women's League, and the Cancer Society. We love the Richmond community, and appreciate your support.


Leathers, Furs, and UGGs – Oh My!

Puritan Cleaners Leather Cleaning and Care Whether it’s luxurious leather, exotic fur, coveted Coach handbags or those comfy UGGs, keeping your treasured leather items clean and ready to wear is not a Do-It-Yourself affair.  Proper cleaning involves the removal of oil stains and residues, replacing natural oils, and careful restoration of color and texture. With […]

Coats for Kids is Just Around the Corner

November is almost here, and that means we’re gearing up for this year’s Coats for Kids campaign. Every year since 1988 we have collected Coats For Kids to help keep our community warm. Thanks to the generous support of our customers and the greater Richmond community, we’ve collected over a quarter million coats since we […]

Free Cleaning For the Unemployed

Puritan Cleaners is offering free dry cleaning to anyone who is currently unemployed and needs freshly cleaned and pressed clothes for a job interview. We will clean a suit / blazer and slacks and two dress shirts, or two regular dresses per week. You need only to provide a letter from the Virginia Employment Commission […]