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How Long Does It Take To Weave An Oriental Rug?

Before you begin weaving your own Oriental rug, consider this. Rug weaving is an art.  A skilled weaver can tie about 6,000 knots per day. Thus, the time for one person to knot a 9′ x 12′ rug in several common qualities works out like this: Knots Per Square   Knots in a 9’X12′   Time Required To Weave               

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Pet Urine Treatment for Oriental, Persian, Turkish, Wool and Silk Area Rugs

Approximately 33% of all Oriental, Persian, Turkish and other wool and silk area rugs Oriental Rug Salon is asked to clean contains pet urine. Pets can wreak havoc on nice rugs, especially when they have accidents. Pet urine, feces and “hairballs” can leave permanent stains and cause dye migration if not addressed quickly. Pet urine can also cause permanent damage to your wool and

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Don’t Trust The Cleaning Of Your Oriental Rug To Just Anybody in Fort Myers

When deciding to hire a professional Oriental, wool or silk area rug cleaning company, you want to make sure to find a specialist that you can trust to do the job correctly.  Unfortunately, we’ve seen too many instances where clients have allowed carpet cleaning or unqualified rug cleaning “professionals” attempt to clean their area rug with disastrous results. Here are a few questions that

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Area Rug Padding For The Life Of Your Oriental Rug

Custom Cut Area Rug Padding Often, we’re asked if area rug padding for an Oriental rug is a good idea and if so, what are the benefits. The short answer is YES! Rug padding provides a protective layer between the rug and the floor.  Padding keeps rugs from slipping and buckling while acting as a shock absorber so foot traffic causes less wear on

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Homeowners Insurance and Oriental Rug Repairs

Your Oriental Rug Is Worth Saving Image, waking up in the morning only to discover your floor covered in 2-3 inches of water due to a pipe break, sewage overflow, or other water intrusions.  Horror starts to set in as you realize your cherished wool or silk area rugs are soaked in water with the potential of dye migration.  What do you do? In

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Pet Urine Contamination and Oriental Rug Cleaning in Bonita Springs

Specialty urine decontamination bath Urine is the most common cause of dye bleed and contamination in area rugs we are called on to resolve. As soon as urine is deposited, a process begins whereby urine moves on the pH scale from acid to alkaline. If left too long, urine will break down the dyes of your area rug and can cause dye migration or

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Oriental Area Rug Padding – Extend The Life Of Your Wool And Silk Rugs

Your Rug Deserves Some Pampering DID YOU KNOW that a valuable area rug in your home is virtually crying out for some comfort? In SW Florida, most of us have tiled flooring and the first thing many of us do is cover those floors with soft area rugs for comfort and to cut down on noise echoing.  Some of these rugs cost thousands of

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