Wells Dry Cleaner is a Family run business first established back in 1969
Joe & Christina Borastero with their children - Lee, Edward & Elizabeth.
they have expanded and Sarah, Thomas, Meghan & Florence (Potentially budding Dry Cleaners) have joined the family business: They are what is referred to in the industry as a Mamma & Pappa Outfit.
Over the past 40 or more years Joe has learnt his trade, he started in the tailoring business, went over to the laundry side of the industry and then started to specialise in Dry Cleaning. He says he is still learning today.
Christina & Joe set up their first business called Edward E Lee (after their children), in the Kings Road in Chelsea, from there moved to Wimbledon and planned to semi-retire to Somerset some 25 Years ago - they say they are now working harder than ever!
Their wealth of experience and knowledge in the industry is second to none, Joe holds many skills that have been long forgotten by other craftsmen, for example the cleaning and re-blocking of hats, cleaning gloves and is highly experienced with the processes involved in the restoration of Suede's and Leather's
Joe is extremely qualified and holds the prestigious Guild of Cleaners & Launderers Certificate in Advanced Drycleaning and is a well respected and recognised member of the TSA (Textile Services Association)