85 years, Dry Cleaning by Louis has provided residents on
the south shore and north shore with a full service, first class,
dry cleaners that cares for the things you wear.
SOME INTERESTING FACTS
grandparents were running Dry Cleaning by Louis, we had to
stop using hangers because our country was at war and they
needed all the steel to make bullets to send overseas. You
had to bring your own hangers if you wanted your clothes
never used a calculator, she could add columns of figures
faster than my mom and aunt could with calculators.
We never bagged
the orders till after 1952. No bags over the garments.
Dry Cleaning by
Louis used to operate out of the army base on the lakefront,
during WWII. We had to close up the location on North Tonti
and had to operate out of the army base because we could not
get any supplies and my grandfather made a deal that if he
did the uniforms, the government would get the supplies.
When the war ended we went back to North Tonti.
We inspect all garments upon
arrival and take pride in making sure your garments leave in
better shape than they arrived in. We clean everyday items, such as
suits, dresses, pants, shirts,
blouses, and sweaters. We specialize in cleaning
wedding gowns, beaded gowns, fine
linens, formal wear, christening gowns, leathers, and suede.
We clean almost anything we can
get in the shop, and use
environmentally-friendly products in the process. We
are also remediation specialists for mold, water and smoke
damaged clothing. We do beautiful
alterations and seamstress work and all alterations
are done at either our Canal Boulevard Lakeview location or
our Hwy. 22 Mandeville location.
four locations to serve you and we offer
at home and at office pickup and