How Are Furs Cleaned Professionally?

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By Marie-Claire Fraser, eHow Contributor

Fur specialists advise consumers to avoid dry cleaners. Instead, bring furs to a specialist authorized to inspect and clean them. Regular removal of dirt and pollutants helps keep furs shiny and soft.

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Furriers recommend professional fur cleaning once a year.

Before Conditioning

Proper conditioning and glazing prevent shrinkage and discoloration of furs. Authorized furriers carefully examine all furs prior to cleaning. Worn fastenings are replaced and loose linings sewn before conditioning. Conditioning removes dirt and destructive pollutants. Any leather on the furs is revitalized with oils during this process.
Conditioning Process

Professional furriers with Marc Kaufman Furs NYC in New York City conditions and cleans the hair without any stress on the fur or leather. No tumbling or drumming is required. The new fur cleaning solution is biodegradable, adds a fresh clean smell and your fur will feel so soft and silky.
Glazing Process

The final phase is a glazing process designed to bring out the natural luster and sheen of cleaned furs. Fur Glazing is process of bringing out the natural luster and sheen of a fur after it has been cleaned. It involves a steaming and ironing process that differs with each type of fur. Glazing will restore the life, luster and beauty of your garment. Fur cleaning is performed by hand using a mild biodegradable fur cleaning solution delicately sprayed into the fur by our professional fur cleaner. The cleaning solution, carefully removes dirt and excess oil from the coat. This process is the safest and most efficient way of cleaning your fur.

We Do Not Tumble or Drum You Fur In Our Fur Cleaning Process

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