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Persian and Oriental Area Rug Fringe Repair

Fringes are almost always the first area on Oriental or Persian wool or silk handmade rugs that will show signs of wear. The fringe is simply an extension of the rug’s foundation.   Persian and Oriental area rugs are woven on a loom, and the fringe is an extension of the “warp” foundation threads.  Handwoven area rugs are made using a series of warps and

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What Do The Designs On My Persian Area Rug Mean?

Have you ever wondered what the motifs (designs) on your Persian area rug convey? Each hand-woven area rug has a story to tell and if you can interpret the symbols woven into your rug, you’ll have a better understanding of your work of art. This week let’s examine what “Protective” motifs look like. Stars, Crosses, Dragons and Other Protective Symbols Protective motifs have a

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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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Oriental Rugs – Advantages and Disadvantages of a Flat Woven Rug.

(Durie Kilim Hand Woven Flat Weave Rug) Advantages/Disadvantages of Flatwoven Rugs Advantages ◦Flatwoven rugs are reasonably priced. ◦There are many beautiful colors and patterns available…. ◦Flatwoven rugs are reversible. ◦A flatwoven rug can also be considered a collecting piece if the rug was made by hand in the Middle East. Disadvantages ◦Flatwoven rugs can cause slippage without a proper rug pad. ◦They are not

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