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Gear Washing

Original price $75.00 - Original price $100.00
Original price
$75.00 - $100.00
Current price $75.00
Cleaning fire gear is critically important for several reasons:
  1. Health and Safety: Firefighters are exposed to a variety of hazardous substances during firefighting operations, including carcinogens, toxic chemicals, and biological contaminants. Proper cleaning of fire gear helps to remove these dangerous substances, reducing the risk of long-term health issues such as cancer, respiratory problems, and skin conditions.
  2. Preventing Cross-Contamination: Contaminants on fire gear can be transferred to other firefighters, equipment, and even family members if the gear is not properly cleaned. This can spread hazardous substances, posing a risk to others' health and safety.
  3. Maintaining Gear Effectiveness: Fire gear is designed to provide protection against extreme heat, flames, and hazardous materials. Accumulated dirt, chemicals, and other contaminants can degrade the materials, reducing the effectiveness of the gear and compromising the firefighter’s safety.
  4. Compliance with Regulations: Many fire departments are required to follow specific regulations and standards regarding the maintenance and cleaning of fire gear. Proper cleaning ensures compliance with these standards, which are designed to protect the health and safety of firefighters.
  5. Prolonging Gear Lifespan: Regular cleaning and maintenance help to extend the life of fire gear. Contaminants can cause wear and tear on the fabric and other components, leading to more frequent replacements. Proper care can help gear last longer, saving money and resources.
  6. Psychological Well-being: Clean gear can positively impact a firefighter’s mental health and morale. Wearing clean, well-maintained gear can boost confidence and ensure that firefighters feel safe and valued, knowing that their health and safety are a priority.

A full set of gear (1 coat shell, 1 coat interior, 1 pant shell, 1 pant interior).  We take pride in our process for gear cleaning and disinfecting.  Our in-house seamstress disassembles each piece with great care, making sure there aren't any major defects or issues with the items.  If she finds something, she will contact you to discuss.  We then use a high quality detergent and disinfectant to clean/sanitize your items.   

Pricing options -
#1 - you bring us the gear, we wash, you pick up
#2 - you ship us the gear, we wash, we ship back to you - you pay shipping one way for gear, we cover the other half of shipping! 
Shipping Options: Customer Drop Off | Pick Up