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The Best Rug Styles for Spring

The Best Rug Styles for Spring

Spring is the season for new life and reinvention. With long-awaited sunlight in the evenings and new flowers sprouting up, it’s time to replace your winter décor with something brighter. If you like to change out your rugs with the seasons, or its just time for something new, you might want to consider these styles and fabrics for spring.

5 Spring Cleaning Tips for Your Rugs

5 Spring Cleaning Tips for Your Rugs

A little attention goes a long way toward keeping your rugs in pristine condition. With these cleaning tips and tricks, your rug will stay in shape for years to come.

Guide to Antique Rug Styles

Guide to Antique Rug Styles

People in different parts of the world developed their own ways of creating rugs, with distinct weaving methods and traditional designs. In this guide, we’ll explore the distinguishing characteristics of some of the most popular rug styles around the globe.

5 Things That Could Ruin Your Area Rug (And What to Do About Them)

5 Things That Could Ruin Your Area Rug (And What to Do About Them)

Whether it’s a gorgeous new rug you bought yourself or a beautiful heirloom from a beloved family member, an area rug is an investment that must be treated with care. Unfortunately, life often gets in the way despite your best efforts. Pests, pets, and accidents could permanently damage your rug.

The Best Rugs for Pets

The Best Rugs for Pets

We all love our pets, but our rugs might not feel the same way. Pet stains, shedding, and unpleasant odors can all turn a beautiful area rug into a home décor nightmare.

Winter Rug Styles for the Pacific Northwest

Winter Rug Styles for the Pacific Northwest

We may be a little biased, but at Alexander’s Rug Care, we believe rugs are a beautiful way to decorate a Pacific Northwest home in the winter. When the weather is cold and rainy, all we want to do is relax indoors and cozy up with our family and friends. That extra touch of fabric can add so much warmth and coziness.

Behind the Scenes With Machine-Made Rugs

Behind the Scenes With Machine-Made Rugs

If you’re looking to save money on your home decor, you’ve probably considered buying a machine-made rug. These mass-produced rugs are typically far cheaper than their hand-knotted counterparts, and the designs can be just as beautiful.

How (and When) to Wash Your Area Rug

How (and When) to Wash Your Area Rug

Over time, your area rug will gather dirt and stains you just can’t vacuum away. Washing rugs with gentle but effective equipment can restore them to like-new condition. But should you do it yourself or hire a professional? For that matter, when do you need to wash your area rug?

Which Types of Rugs are Easiest to Clean?

Which Types of Rugs are Easiest to Clean?

Few people want to spend copious amounts of time cleaning their household decor. You probably don’t feel like you have much time to spend on nitpicky household chores between commuting, work, and responsibilities to loved ones.

8 Things You Didn’t Know About Rug Care

8 Things You Didn’t Know About Rug Care

If your interior designer had to name their favorite investment piece, it would probably be an area rug. An intricately patterned rug can transform a living room. But like most household items, rugs need a little bit of care. Here are a few area rug care tips to help you keep your rug in good condition for decades.

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