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Know Your Area Rug. Introducing the Gabbeh From Iran.

A Gabbeh is a hand-woven pile rug of coarse quality characterized by an abstract design that relies upon open fields of color and a playfulness with geometry. This type of rug is popular among the populations of the Zagros Mountains of Iran, including Kurdish, Luri and Qashqai people and is usually crafted by women. The word Gabbeh loosely translates to raw, uncut or unfinished,

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Oriental Rug Cleaning – A Right Way and A WRONG Way to Clean

Beautiful hand-knotted area rugs are woven with love, and in many instances, take months or years to create.  They are designed to last many generations with proper cleaning and should NEVER be “cleaned” in the home. Why not? There are two main reasons. The first is that you cannot thoroughly clean a woven textile in the home. Second, in most cases, you are causing

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Area Rug First Aid For Pet Urine – Naples | Cape Coral | Fort Myers | SW Florida

Oriental Area Rug Cleaning For Pet Urine Issues Of the most common issues, we see when cleaning area rugs pet urine can be the most challenging to treat and causes the most damage. Pet urine can cause a severe color run and if left untreated, leads to dry rot and the odor can be very hard to remove or disguise. Urine can also chemically

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How To Tell The Difference Between A Hand-Knotted And Machine Made Oriental Area Rug

Question:  I have several Oriental area rugs and would like to know how to tell if they are hand-made or machine made… This article is intended to help you tell the difference between a handmade (or hand knotted) rug and a machine made rug. This will help you when you are in the market to purchase a rug. The more you know about rugs

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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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