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How to Clean Oriental Rugs and Carpets

How to Clean Oriental Rugs and Carpets

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NOTE: We are accepting repair and cleaning of Oriental rugs and Carpets. We clean and service Oriental rugs for many dealers, and can provide the same...
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Caring for Your Oriental Rug

Caring for Your Oriental Rug

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A genuine handknotted Oriental rug will last a very long time if you take a few precautions to protect it from premature wear and the most common kind...
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How to Install a Stair Runner

How to Install a Stair Runner

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Tools and materials We're going to do a typical Oriental runner installation on a stairway. We'll be using these tools and materials: The installation...
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Runner Size for the Stairs

Runner Size for the Stairs

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We consider a "runner" to be a rug in any size from about 2' x 5' to 3'+ x 20'+. Most runners measure about 2'6" wide. Runners can be as narrow as 2' ...
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Bedroom Rug Size

Bedroom Rug Size

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Let's make ourselves comfortable and design a 12' x 15' master bedroom. Oh, and while we're at it, let's choose a queen size bed (60" x 80"). What siz...
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Dining Room Rug Size

Dining Room Rug Size

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Here's a scaled graphic of a red dining room rug, tan dining table, and six green chairs. The dining table measures a standard 42" x 64". Note that if...
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Living Room Rug Size

Living Room Rug Size

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A living room rug can be any size, from a 3'x 5' or 4' x 6' accent rug in front of the couch to a large carpet that nearly fills the room. We can get ...
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How Long Does it Take to Weave a Rug?

How Long Does it Take to Weave a Rug?

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Before you begin weaving your own Oriental rug, consider this. A skilled weaver in India can tie about 6,000 knots per day. Thus the time for one pers...
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Dates in Oriental Rugs

Dates in Oriental Rugs

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Dates are sometimes woven into the end borders or fields of Oriental carpets, usually using Arabic calligraphy (find out about signatures and inscript...
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Dyes Used In Oriental Rugs

Dyes Used In Oriental Rugs

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There exists a very widespread belief that "vegetable" or "natural" dyes are superior to "synthetic" dyes, and that a rug woven with "vegetable" dyes ...
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Oriental Rugs and Rug Weaving in Turkey

Oriental Rugs and Rug Weaving in Turkey

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Turkey has been famous for its handwoven rugs since the 17th Century when Venetian traders introduced "turkeywork" carpets to wealthy Europeans. Many,...
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Oriental Rugs and Rug Weaving in Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan

Oriental Rugs and Rug Weaving in Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan

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Rugs have been woven for centuries in "Turkestan," the area east of the Caspian Sea, north of Iran and Afghanistan, and west and southwest of Chinese ...
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Oriental Rugs and Rug Weaving in The Caucasus

Oriental Rugs and Rug Weaving in The Caucasus

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The area of the Caucasus Mountains (bounded by the Black and Caspian Seas to the east and west, Russia to the north, and Turkey and Iran to the south)...
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Oriental Rugs and Rug Weaving in Pakistan

Oriental Rugs and Rug Weaving in Pakistan

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Geometric Bokharas from Pakistan....Bokhara production is centered around the city of Lahore. The name for this type comes from the city of Bukhara in...
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Oriental Rugs and Rug Weaving in Nepal and Tibet

Oriental Rugs and Rug Weaving in Nepal and Tibet

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 Tibetan and Nepalese Weaving in Nepal....When the Dali Lama fled to exile from Tibet in 1959, many Tibetans followed, settling eventually in Nepal. T...
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