The History of Ironing…

No-one can say exactly when people started trying to press cloth smooth, but we know that the Chinese were using hot metal for ironing before anyone else. Pans filled with hot coals were pressed over stretched cloth as illustrated in the drawing to the right. A thousand years ago this method was already well-established. Meanwhile people in Northern Europe were

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Thinking about joining us?

By now you’ve probably read all about becoming an Agent with All Ironed Out, if you haven’t, please take a look here first. If you have, please read on… As with any new opportunity, you’ll have a multitude of questions, you’ll do your research and make a decision based on how you ‘feel’ about the opportunity. We welcome this approach.

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No excuses needed…

We often collect from customers who have an ‘excuse’ for using our service! They say things like, ‘I’ve been working flat out and the ironing pile caught up with me’, or ‘Sorry about the amount, I haven’t had the time…’ We find it strange that people would think to have an exuse for using our timesaving service. I mean, would

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It’s all about the service…

We have many regular clients, people who work long hours and need a helping hand with their ironing pile. When we hear comments like… “Fantastic service, wish I’d found you sooner…” “I love it, so easy to book and I look forward to handing over my ironing every week…” “Great service, such a great idea. Well done…” …it makes us

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The Masterplan

I thought it would be an idea to post about our ‘Masterplan’. We, like many small businesses, didn’t have a business plan when we first started out. The business sort of evolved out of an idea and went from there. However, as the years have gone by, we needed to create a plan – this business is our life now

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Yes, We CAN

I often ask myself this question, ‘where are we going?’ Our business dictates our lifestyle. So the way our business moves, grows and diversifies has a direct impact on our life. This isn’t a ‘lifestyle business’, its got a purpose, a mission, a big plan. That is where we are going. Every day we work towards our big idea… Our

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This is the day…

As a business owner, I wake up every day thinking ‘this is the day’ life will surely change. Its not a pipe dream, its a mission. No, I’m not talking about becoming mega rich or famous. I’m just talking about making my dream come true.¬† Rather than going off on one about my hopes and dreams, I thought it better

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Scorchio…

This good old British heatwave brings with it a deluge of customer bookings. Can you imagine ironing in this weather? Whilst we’ve foreseen¬†this sudden spike in booking numbers, some areas are currently at full capacity so we are having to stagger booking dates accordingly. More recruitment needs to happen! Fortunately, it’ll only last for a few days. Or not.

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Onwards, upwards and… sideways

So, you’re in business and you sell products – its easy to ship to anywhere in the world and you can fulfil orders fast using a multitude of cost effective shipping methods. The customer gets the product they want, wherever they want it. But what about if you’re offering a service? How do you fulfil the needs of the customer

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