May 4, 2023 / Al Adcock / 0 Comments
Reducing Wear and Tear on Goods with High Speed Extracts in your Commercial Laundry
High speed extracts can help increase linen life in a commercial laundry by removing more water from the linens during the spin cycle, which reduces the amount of time they need to spend in the dryer. This can lead to less wear and tear on the fibers, resulting in longer-lasting linens.
April 20, 2023 / Al Adcock / 0 Comments
The Importance of Using the Correct Tools in your Commercial Laundry
Imagine you’re taking your car in for some service and you arrive at the mechanic’s shop only to find that it is dirty, poorly lit, and the mechanics are using broken and damaged tools to work on the vehicles. Would this give you confidence that your car will be repaired properly? Utilizing the proper tools reflects positively on your company or organization. It demonstrates to clients and customers that you are capable and competent. Having the right tools also contributes to a more efficient and effective workflow which can lead to increased profitability. Equipping a service technician with the proper tools for the job is essential for several reasons. First and foremost, it ensures that the technician has the necessary tools to properly diagnose and repair equipment. Without the proper tools, a technician may not be able to accurately identify the root cause of a problem, leading to incorrect repairs or further equipment failure.
April 6, 2023 / Al Adcock / 0 Comments
Saving Labor in your Commercial Laundry with Automatic Folders
Everyone knows how difficult it is to hire and retain good employees. In today’s tight labor market, it makes perfect sense to invest in automation. The benefits of automating the folding process are numerous and there are tremendous cost savings to realize. The use of automatic folding equipment in a commercial laundry can lead to significant labor savings since the machines are designed to quickly and accurately fold a variety of items, including towels, linens, and clothing, which can lead to freeing up staff to focus on other tasks or reduced need for employees.
March 30, 2023 / Al Adcock / 0 Comments
Increase Linen Life with High Speeds in your Commercial Laundry
Extract force is a factor that we frequently discuss when speaking of a commercial laundry, as it is one of the most important factors since fuel costs are among the highest ongoing costs for any laundry. However, the extract force, or the amount of G-force applied to laundry during the spin cycle, can have a significant impact on the life of linens. Higher extract forces can help extend the life of linens by reducing the amount of moisture left in the fabric after washing, which leads to several benefits.
March 23, 2023 / Al Adcock / 0 Comments
Sorting and Its Impact on Your Commercial Laundry
While doing laundry is no one’s idea of a great time, there are some things we can do to streamline the process and improve not only the outcome but also improve the overall efficiency of the laundering operation. Establishing a laundry sorting procedure is essential for a commercial laundry operation to run smoothly and efficiently. A well-defined sorting process helps to ensure that laundry is properly cleaned and returned to the correct customer, while also minimizing the risk of damage to clothing and linens.