Karastan is a leading name in rugs and carpets. The company started its operations way back in 1928 and now is one of the best brands in rugs. Its rugs come in both natural and synthetic material. The beauty of these rugs is that it is difficult to tell the difference between these machine made [...]

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by The U.S. National Archives Living with the misconception that there is nothing new to learn can leave people feeling unfulfilled.  We can always learn new skills that keep us challenged and excited.  Blues guitar secrets revealed is incredibly exciting.  For those blues guitar players who have become stuck in a rut and are beginning [...]

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No longer are rugs just restricted to indoor use; in fact many rugs can be used both indoors and outdoors. The tricky thing about it is that you’ll have to figure out what kind of rug, style and material can be used outdoors without you having to deal with a lot of clean up, mold, [...]

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by Swedish National Heritage Board When is the best time for your carpets to be cleaned?  This question is hard to give a precise answer to because it depends on a number of factors.  How soiled is the carpet? Do you have a household of four or a household of eight? Do you allow shoes [...]

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by The Library of Congress Are you trying to sell your home? One of the most important steps you can take when you are getting your home ready for sale is to clean the carpeting in your home professionally. Most people in the average household in the United States have their carpets cleaned once a [...]

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Savonnerie rugs originated in 17th century France with production starting in 1628. They were first manufactured in a former soap factory or ‘savon’ in French, hence the name Savonnerie. These one-of-a-kind rugs were made by artisans of the French royal court and all the rugs manufactured were the property of the Royal Crown. These area [...]

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by The Library of Congress As a carpet owner, it is important that you maintain a regular regime of general carpet cleaning. With regular cleaning, you ensure longevity of the carpet. Vacuuming the carpet a minimum of once a week is most important in carpet cleaning to minimize the amount of dust and dirt in [...]

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by The Field Museum Library Stretching out on the beach front, great golf experience, or whatever kind of holiday activity you want, blue green resorts are only waiting to serve you with the best. The popular destinations have plenty of space for your family and colleagues without spending a fortune. There are plenty in the [...]

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by UA Archives | Upper Arlington History Sisal rugs, derived from Agave Sisalana plant fibers in Central America, get stained, soiled and stepped on just like any other rug. Cleaning a sisal rug is easier than it looks—or sounds! (Sisal is pronounced see-szal or sai-szal.) Just bear in mind the following tips, and you too [...]

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by San Diego Air & Space Museum Archives In order for berber carpet cleaning to be done the right way you have to know what berber carpet is, and what the proper cleaning methods are. There is more than one type of berber carpet and each type needs a different cleaning process. In the past, [...]

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