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Rug Cleaning Before & After: Removing Spills From Wool Rugs

Removing a spill from wool rug - Main Street Oriental Rugs Blog
Maybe a dinner guest spilled wine on your antique Persian rug or your grandchildren poured fruit juice on your Indian carpet? In this post we show you how we remove spills and stains from wool rugs with expert ease.

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What is a Soumak rug? Handmade Rug Education

What are Soumak rugs? Handmade Rug Education Series - Main Street Oriental Rugs

Soumak area rugs are not like other rugs you usually see. In this post we will explore what makes them different and why they might be right for your home decor or design project.

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The Beauty of Afghan Area Rugs

Afghani area rug
Hand-knotted Oriental area rugs have been around for many centuries; some of the first known area rugs were created as early as the 4th century. In this post, learn a little about the area rugs that are made in Afghanistan that carry on this ancient artform.

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