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Viscose Made Area Rugs – Know What Your Buying

The above is a picture of the American Viscose plant in Front Royal, Virginia A quality 5X7 hand-knotted silk area rug can cost $5000.00 or more, whereas a “faux silk” Viscose area rug can be had for a couple of hundred dollars.  In upscale showrooms, we’ve seen retailers charge thousands of dollars for Viscose to an unsuspecting buyer.  Basically, what the client just purchased

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Who Cleans Your Oriental & Persian Rug Matters

Oriental Rug Salon has an unrivaled reputation as the leading Oriental rug cleaning, restoration, and repair expert of Persian, Turkish, Navaho, wool, and silk rugs and carpets throughout SW Florida.  We do everything by hand—no batch washing machines, and no harsh cleaning solutions, ever. Whether your cherished area rug requires a thorough hand washing, a small patch of frayed fringe, or a complete restoration,

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Why Do Some Oriental Area Rugs Stink?

Oriental Rug Salon explains what a “tufted” area rug is, and if it stinks, why it stinks. If you look at the back of an area rug and you cannot see the pattern that appears on the front, chances are you have a “tufted rug.” Unlike hand-knotted area rugs where you can see the same design on the back as the front, tufted rugs

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Wool or Silk Area Rug Moth Damage – We Can Help!

Moth Infestation on Wool Area Rug <Click on the above “Moth Infestation on Wool Area Rug” for our video> Beware! You could be harboring moths in your rugs right now! Even if you don’t see them flying around. One day you may call to have your rugs picked up to be cleaned only to find out they are full of moth larvae and in

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How To Care For Your Oriental Area Rugs In SW Florida

  Oriental rugs create an atmosphere of upscale beauty, artistry, and elegance in your home that can’t be achieved with the average rug. Although these rugs set a high aesthetic standard, they also require a high standard of maintenance. If you have been looking for ways to better maintain your Oriental rug, please view our video and consider the following helpful tips: Rotate regularly

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Naples Fl – Would You Wash Your Persian Wool or Silk Area Rug At A Car Wash?

Wool and Silk Area Rugs Cleaned By Hand Your rugs, whether hand-knotted, antique family heirlooms or modern machine-woven accent pieces — are representative of your style and your home.  They are an investment, truly works of art.  Properly caring for them takes a true professional. Oriental Rug Salon is a boutique rug washing company…many larger rug washing facilities use large machinery to wash rugs

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Oriental Rug Cleaning in SW Florida – Don’t Let Kids on Commission Fool With Your Rugs.

Wool area rug bled by an inexperienced carpet cleaner. Many people spend years searching before finding just the right Oriental area rug to fit their home.  When it’s time to clean their beautiful textile, in many instances, they are playing a “cat and mouse game” to select the right Oriental rug cleaning company who will care for their area rug without using harsh chemicals

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Professional Oriental, Wool and Silk Area Rug Cleaning in Bonita Springs

Oriental Rug Cleaning Naples | Bonita Springs | Fort Myers | Cape Coral Oriental Rug Salon is SW Florida’s largest and most experienced Oriental rug cleaning and repair facility.  Our cleaning efforts are performed by hand under the watchful eye of a rug master in a controlled rug cleaning facility.  We do not use automated rug cleaning equipment as we feel the efforts of

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Wine and Pet Stains on Oriental Rugs – We Can Fix That!

Oriental rugs are beautiful and will last generations with a little love and routine maintenance. Whether it is wine, coffee, Kool-aid, urine, vomit or paint, the first step is to remove as much of it as possible as quickly as possible.  Paper towels and a spoon work well.  Keep blotting until you have no transfer of the stain to your paper towel. 1. After

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Oriental Rug Cleaning – Do’s and Don’ts SW Florida

  Oriental Rug Cleaning – Do’s and Don’ts When you buy a hand-knotted rug, this means that a skilled weaver individually tied every knot, this creating a one-of-a-kind handmade rug. That is what makes hand-knotted rugs so special, and that is what makes them so much more expensive than all other types of area rugs. Depending on how many knots are in each square

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