Oriental Rug Repair: Fringe Repair

A handmade Oriental rug has fringes on both ends, which are extensions of its foundation. Over time, due to age, neglect and improper vacuuming, the fringe wears out. If this routine repair is not performed, it can lead to more costly and extensive foundation repair.

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Silk Rug Cleaning It For All It’s Worth

Silk rugs are made in many parts of the world with Persian Silk Carpets and Turkish Silk Herekeh among the top contenders. The most expensive silk rug ever sold was the Isfahan rug from Persia. Its outstanding craftsmanship, high knot density and use of pure natural silk made it a rare find. The selling price…

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Carpet Freshners VS Organic Rug Cleaning

Carpet fresheners or deodorizers can make a room smell fresh — temporarily. Contrary to popular belief, they don’t remove odors; only mask them. However, organic rug cleaning attacks the root of the problem and gets your carpets looking and smelling good.  

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Rug Cleaning Tips: When Salt And Dirt Stain Your Carpets

The winter storms of the past few months have wreaked havoc with roads, homes and offices. A large amount of rock salt (Ice Melt) is used to treat our roads and most of our sidewalks in order to prevent slipping and sliding. Unfortunately, we drag most of that salt and snow inside, as we walk…

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TRUE RUG STORIES: Removing Wine Stains

The setting: An upscale dinner party. The cast: Two couples. There is lively banter back and forth. Delicious gourmet food consumed. The fine wine flowed. As the four friends toasted each other, the husband of the guest couple was reminded of a funny wine-related story. “Not that funny,” added his wife as she nudged him….

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Area Rugs Pads – What is the Best Rug Pad for Your Area Rugs?

First of all, if you own an area rug, you must have a rug pad. If you don’t, you’re increasing the risk of slipping and falling. This, however, is not the only reason an area rug requires a reliable and suitable rug pad. It also acts as a cushion that keeps the rug from rubbing…

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