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Be a Hero for Your Customers: Learn How to Manage Dye-Bleed When Cleaning Rugs

Dye bleeding is generally rare in carpets because nylon and polyester fibers are not prone to color loss from water-based cleaning. Dye management is…

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Let the Rug and Customer Select The Rug Cleaning Process

For some rug washers, this is a revolutionary thought. The attitude is that a rug is not clean unless my process is completely followed. Another way…

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Rug Dusting

Dry Soil Removal Options   Handmade rugs without depressed warps, tufted rugs, and most machine-made rugs can be readily vacuumed to remove most…

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How Handknotted Rug Construction Impacts Dusting

Rugs are woven on looms. Warp yarns that will run the length of the rug are stretched between two beams. Wefts yarns are interlaced across the warp…

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Becoming a Specialist for Maintaining Fine Home Furnishings

In today’s society, vocations are being more specialized day by day. Average consumers lead very busy lives and their schedule causes them to want to…

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Encapsulating Area Rugs

Encapsulation is a low moisture cleaning method for carpet, rugs, and upholstery fabric. It has been widely accepted for commercial carpet cleaning…

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Carpet Fibers – Wool

Depending upon the market you serve, you may clean wall to wall wool carpet about as often as you see a unicorn. Wool is a major part of the market…

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Oriental Rug Construction

When you think of Oriental rugs you probably think first of wool. Wool is the most prominent fiber for rugs. It is also the oldest known rug fiber.…

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Moths and Beetles in Carpet, Rugs & Upholstery

With wool and other natural fibers being common in rugs, rug washers are aware to be on the lookout for these pests. Since natural fibers only make…

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Area Rug Construction

Any who washes rugs or wishes to expand into this facet of cleaning will benefit from knowing, understanding and using the correct terminology when…

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