Area Rug Care

Area Rug Care

    Washing Rugs

    If your rug is small and the label says “machine washable”, shake the rug outside first and then put it in the washing machine at the recommended temperature. Use warm water (90 to 105 degrees) and a mild detergent. Tumble your rug dry at the lowest heat setting.

        Beating Larger Rugs

        If your larger rug is easy to pick up, shake it outside first; then put it over a clothesline and beat it. Next, take the rug inside and vacuum it. If the label says dry clean only, then roll it up and take it to a professional rug cleaner. Save time and aggravation by calling first to see if the cleaner does rug cleaning, many do not. Trust your rugs of all types with All Clean ChemDry technicians who have been trained as an Area Rug Expert for off-site cleaning.

            Vacuuming Area Rugs

            Area rugs with fringe require special technique. Use gentle suction and start from the center of the carpet, vacuuming toward the fringe and being careful not to catch the strands in the beater bar. Lift the carpet edge to vacuum beneath the fringe.

                Caring for Oriental, Turkish or Persian rugs

                Clean imported rugs according to your carpet manufacturer’s specifications or bring in a professional cleaning service. Be gentle with fringe. For heirloom-type rugs, you need professionals. Call All Clean ChemDry to learn more about Expert Area Rug cleaning services.

                    Area Rug Maintenance Tips

                    Area Rugs can often be the centerpieces of a room’s décor. Area Rugs, when used correctly, can tie the aesthetic of your room together and help you create a cohesive, inviting atmosphere in your living space. Area Rugs often represent a substantial investment and knowing how to care for them will make the most of your investment and will keep your area rugs looking new for years to come.

                    Is Your Carpet Making You Sick?

                    Keeping your carpet clean is not only important for aesthetic reasons, but also can impact your family’s health if it isn’t clean.

                    GUIDE To the Right Vacuum for You

                    Keep your floors and space revived with regular maintenance and this includes regular vacuuming. When it comes to purchasing a new vacuum there are several factors to consider – brand, quality, features, price, and what’s the right type for your needs.

                    Area Rug Maintenance Tips

                    Area Rugs can often be the centerpieces of a room’s décor. Area Rugs, when used correctly, can tie the aesthetic of your room together and help you create a cohesive, inviting atmosphere in your living space. Area Rugs often represent a substantial investment and knowing how to care for them will make the most of your investment and will keep your area rugs looking new for years to come.

                    Is Your Carpet Making You Sick?

                    Keeping your carpet clean is not only important for aesthetic reasons, but also can impact your family’s health if it isn’t clean.

                    GUIDE To the Right Vacuum for You

                    Keep your floors and space revived with regular maintenance and this includes regular vacuuming. When it comes to purchasing a new vacuum there are several factors to consider – brand, quality, features, price, and what’s the right type for your needs.