Q: How do I take care of my rug or carpet?
A: Regular vacuum and spot cleaning should be sufficient to keep your rug looking new. For more in depth rug care info,
Q: What makes a good quality rug?
A: Two basic elements that show quality in a rug are small tight knots, and a fine pattern with a clear design on both the front and back of the rugs. It's always best to purchase a high quality rug from a reputable.
Q: Should I accept noticeable "Flaws" in a hand-made rug?
A: As with any hand-made item, hand-knotted rugs are sometimes less than precise and this may add to their appeal. However, what may be a tolerable imperfection to one person may be unacceptable to another.
Q: What determines the price of a rug?
A: The cost of each rug is based on the labour involved in it's creation, as well as the raw materials used and size of the rug. Persian rugs are generally more labour-intensive than rugs from other regions and they involve more raw materials and are therefore priced higher.
Q: What is the largest rug in the world?
A: The largest rug in the world is called "The Carpet of Wonder" and it is located in the Grand Sultan Qaboos Mosque in Muscat, Oman.