Laurels
Best Dry Cleaners
in Chicago
2017

Why These Dry Cleaners?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored dry cleaners on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analysed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best dry cleaners in Chicago, IL.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 2. Credibility

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 4. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Barry-Regent Dry Cleaners

Barry-Regent Dry Cleaners is a family-owned business operating in the Lakeview neighborhood of Chicago since 1950. Services provided include dry and wet cleaning, garment alterations, wedding dress cleaning, and delivery. Special services are available for cleaning and storage of furs, leather garments, handbags, and purses, down pillows, rugs, and UGGS type boots. The company has received several awards including repeated inclusions in the Chicago magazine “Best of Chicago” additions and is a Professional Member of the Drycleaning & Laundry Institute. The store is open six days a week.

Chicago, IL(773) 348-5510

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Chicago Green Dry Cleaners

Chicago Green Dry Cleaners is a family-owned dry cleaning and laundry service offering same day service and 2-hour services for dry cleaning garments received by 10AM. The professional dry cleaning technicians work with all types of fabrics and have many years of experience. Chicago Green Dry Cleaners is a Professional Member of the Drycleaning & Laundry Institute and offers VIP service for business clients. Client service agents are assigned to faithful and VIP clients to handle weekly or bi-weekly pickups and delivery. Customers reported “never had a bad experience,” very affordable and always accommodating,” and “goes above and beyond.”

Chicago, IL(773) 472-2391

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Dry Clean 365

Dry Clean 365 is an online dry cleaning service in Chicago offering organic dry cleaning with a hanger recycling program and biodegradable garment bags. Free pickup and delivery is available twice a week and is scheduled by phone or online. Dry Clean 365 serves the northern and northwest suburbs of Chicago and customers are billed online once a month.

Prospect Heights, IL(312) 765-7035

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EC Dry Cleaning

EC Dry Cleaning is a full-service laundry and dry cleaning business in Chicago offering free home pickup and delivery to their residential customers within a defined area. The family-owned business also offers alterations and repair services for pants, sport coats and blazers, skirts, dresses, and jackets including hems, zippers, cuffs, and more. Cleaning services are available for all clothing items including down and leather jackets and coats, sweaters and scarves, hats and baseball caps, wedding and quinceanera gowns, and more. EC Dry Cleaning is open six days a week and is closed on Sundays.

Chicago, IL(773) 767-1550

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Gibson Couture Cleaners

Gibson Couture Cleaners offers couture quality dry cleaning, hand laundering and ironing of fine shirts, care of fine linens and bedding, and more at their Chicago location. The family-owned, full-service business opened a state-of-the-art dry cleaning facility in 1993 to provide a quality service at a reasonable price. Special services include wedding gown preservation, vintage clothing restoration, hand cleaning of UGG and other suede footwear and more. Tailoring services are available on Monday through Friday. Gibson’s also offers corporate airline services and door to door route service throughout the Chicago area.

Chicago, IL(773) 478-6511

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Glad Cleaners, Inc.

Glad Cleaners, Inc. is a family-owned and operated dry cleaning, laundry, and tailoring business in Chicago offering service to commercial and residential clients since 1939. The company employs a tailor and a seamstress on staff and the on-site tailor has over 45 years of expertise in tailoring and alterations. Glad Cleaners uses a state-of-the-art dry cleaning machine with an ecologically-friendly cleaning solution instead of petrochemical solvents. Services offered include all clothing, fine linen and tablecloths, bridal and vintage clothing items, draperies, and blinds, and leather and fur cleaning and storage.

Chicago, IL(773) 631-1800

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Greener Cleaner

Greener Cleaner is a full service cleaning business in Chicago offering environmentally friendly dry and wet cleaning of clothing, household items, leather and suede, and wedding gowns. The cleaning products used have zero petrochemicals and leave no solvent odors or residue behind. The company is the original 100% wet cleaner in the USA and uses GreenEarth as a safer alternative to PERC solvents used by other dry cleaners. Delivery options include traditional, SmartPhone apps, and mail order arrangements and the app is available on the website. Greener Cleaner offers free delivery, online account management, automatic monthly billing, and other features.

Chicago, IL(855) 938-2532

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Perfection Valet Dry Cleaners

Perfection Valet Dry Cleaners is a dry cleaning, laundry, and clothing alteration service offering a 10% discount for all Chicago firefighters and police officers. Home pickup and delivery services are free and scheduling is arranged by online service forms, email, or phone. Perfection Valet Dry Cleaners guarantees 100% satisfaction.

Chicago, IL(773) 710-4421

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Pressbox, LLC

Pressbox LLC is an alternative to traditional laundry and dry cleaning services offering a two-day turnaround on the cleaning of garments, shoes, and household items. Customers drop off laundry at conveniently located lockers and text or email the location. Laundry is picked up, cleaned per the client’s instructions using environmentally friendly cleaning products, and returned to the drop-off locker. Special services include folded and boxed shirts, genuine and faux leather care, button repairs, and wedding dress cleaning. Shoe services include heel services including tips, repairs, and replacements, taps, shoe shine, weatherproofing, UGG cleaning, and more. Household items include tablecloths, duvet covers, flags, and others.

Chicago, IL(312) 257-3888

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RB Eco Cleaning Service

RB Eco Cleaning Service is a family-owned cleaning business offering dry cleaning, laundry services, and carpet and upholstery cleaning to residential and commercial clients in Chicago and the surrounding suburbs for over 15 years. The carpet cleaning technicians are certified by the Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Restoration Organization and the company is a member of ISSA-The Worldwide Cleaning Industry Association. The cleaning professionals use a five-step cleaning process and provide free estimates up front. Laundry and dry cleaning services for every type of clothing include free pickup and delivery.

Chicago, IL(773) 758-7847

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Schultz & Odhner's

Schultz & Odhner’s is a family-owned dry cleaners and tailor shop operating in Wilmette since 1901. The company handles anything from everyday casual wear to specialty designer and formal wear and specializes in the cleaning and preservation of bridal gowns. Discount certificates are available on the website for wedding dress and bridal party formal wear cleaning. Pickup and delivery service are available on most weekdays and the company accepts all major credit cards. New customers receive a 20% discount for the first month. Customers reported “family friendly,” “quick, quality work,” and “knowledgeable seamstress.”

Wilmette, IL(847) 251-2775

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Soapie's Dry Cleaning and Tailoring

Soapie’s Dry Cleaning and Tailoring is a full service, family-owned dry cleaning and laundry business in Evanston offering pickup and delivery with a no plastic option for their customers. Cleaning services include executive laundry, comforters and bedspreads, linens and household items, draperies, leather handbags and purses, and wedding gowns. Tailoring services are available for custom drapery, wedding gowns and bridal dresses, custom shirts and suits by Professional Patternmakers, and suede, leather, and fur alterations. Special services include cleaning UGG boots, down pillow and bed cleaning and re-ticking, specialist re-weaving, and the cleaning of Oriental and area rugs.

Evanston, IL(847) 475-8133

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The Village Wash

The Village Wash is a laundromat and dry cleaners with free WiFi for their Chicago customers. Dry cleaning is available for shirts, suits, pants, coats, skirts, dresses, and more. The laundromat provides a variety of front load washers and dryers with extra-large capacity washers and dryers for cleaning rugs, blankets, and comforters. Drop off service is available to wash, dry, fold, and bag the customer’s laundry a flat price per pound with a minimum order. Special services are available for comforters, blankets, and area rugs. The Village Wash is open seven days a week with an attendant on duty most of the day.

Chicago, IL(312) 850-4811

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X Laundry, LLC

X Laundry, LLC offers laundry, dry cleaning, and locker services with several customization options including the separation of whites and colors, bleach, starch, and hang dry for delicate items. Pickup and delivery services are scheduled via an app or on-line and customers receive customized bags for their laundry or dry cleaning needs. The Chicago delivery servics is available six days a week and delivery is free. New clients receive a discount off their first order and there are no hidden fees or extra charges. Property managers are invited to check out X Laundry’s locker services as an alternative to laundry rooms.

Chicago, IL(224) 588-0989

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