Oriental rugs add a touch of elegance to any room with their vibrant colours and intricate designs. They also need to be maintained carefully in order to keep their best look important source. You might be concerned about the care and cleaning of your oriental rug if you are the proud owner. We have included the most frequent questions that we receive from carpet cleaning in Cammeray along with our answers.
Do I need to hire a professional rug cleaner or can I do it myself?
It may be tempting but we do not recommend cleaning your oriental rug on your own. Oriental rugs are difficult to clean and require special tools and methods. It is best left up to professionals.
How often should a oriental rug be cleaned
The frequency of cleaning depends on a number of factors. These include the amount you walk on your rug, the presence of pets and the environmental toxins present in your home. As a general rule, however, we recommend that you have your oriental rug cleaned professionally every one to three year.
What should I do when my oriental rug becomes stained?
A: Harsh chemicals can damage delicate materials used in Oriental rugs. When your rug has a stain, you should contact a cleaner who knows oriental carpets. They will then be able to remove the stain with the help of specialist cleaning agents without damaging the rug.
Is it possible for me to repair my Oriental rug?
Yes, an expert rug repairer can fix many Oriental carpets. Reweaving damaged parts, adding missing lace, and patching tear or holes are common fixes.
How do I prevent damage to an oriental rug?
You can protect your Oriental rug by several means, including avoiding direct sunlight and rotating it periodically to minimize uneven wearing. Rug cushions are also useful to prevent slipping, reduce friction, and to avoid slipping.
Carpet Care Specialists Mosman
50 Yeo St, Neutral Bay, NSW, 2089
(02) 8311 3724