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Mold and Dry Rot in Rugs

Mold and Dry Rot in Rugs

Mold and Dry Rot in Rugs There is a fungus among us… Water damaged Navajo rug has mildew growing on it. and there is nothing “fun” about it. One of the worst conditions that can befall a rug is DRY ROT. Mold, mildew, and dry rot are various types and stages of...
Paper rugs (Seriously?)

Paper rugs (Seriously?)

Paper rugs (Seriously?) In the rug world there are some products that I label as DWT. “Design Without Thought.” Paper rugs are one of these DWT rugs, because obviously not much attention was put into the practicality of paper as a floor covering. I had heard of...
Jute Rugs What You Need To Know

Jute Rugs What You Need To Know

Jute Rugs What You Need To Know Jute is a plant fiber that we used to only see in a small number of older American hand hooked rugs… American hooked rug with wool loops and jute mesh foundation. …and some more contemporary European latch hook, embroidery, and...
Shag Rugs. What You Need To Know

Shag Rugs. What You Need To Know

Shag Rugs. What You Need To Know One of the frequent questions I get asked by cleaners and consumers today is “what about SHAG rugs?” My answer to them is this: “Cool idea… BAD reality.” Shag rugs out in the market today are far and away the most difficult rugs to...