All about the DRINK

There is nothing worse than spilling an alcoholic beverage, especially on your favorite clothes. Rather it is carpet, a shirt, or upholstery we are here to share our knowledge. Over the years, Schafer Dry Cleaning has become experts in the dry cleaning world. Removing stains and informing our customers is something that we truly enjoy doing. Read below to find out the insights and tricks about removing alcoholic beverage stains.


  1. Soak up as much of the liquid as possible with a towel or napkin
  2. Below are some of the products you can use.
    • Warm water
    • One tablespoon of dish soap, one tablespoon of vinegar, with 2 cups of warm water and mix
  3. Once the product is decided upon, use a sponge or cloth to add to the stain
    • It is important to work from the sides of the stain to prevent spreading
    • Use a clean towel to soak up the stain as it appears.
    • Repeat as necessary for the best results

Clothing items

  1. Soak up as much of the liquid as possible with a towel or napkin
  2. Let the garment sit in cold water for about 30 minutes
  3. Apply a stain remover of your choice
  4. Wash & repeat if necessary


The same techniques can be used as stated above for carpet. It is important to prevent the stain from spreading by blotting often.

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