Fine Imported Rugs & Accessories

Tips on How to Take Care of Your Handmade Rug

Tips on How to Take Care of Your Handmade Rug in Worcester County, MA Handmade rugs have earned a reputation of being an art placed in your home because of their luxurious and magical appearance and endurance. When some people buy a hand made rug, they think the rug needs much more attention than a machine made rug because of the price …


4 Reasons Why Your Rug Is Destroyed Easily

You recently purchased a rug that would look perfect in your living room and it should last for a long time for the price that you paid. Then, all of a sudden, you see tears and wears after a period of time. Ever wonder why your rug is destroyed so easily? Here are 5 potential reasons why rug is destroyed …


Differences Between Wool and Silk Rugs

Wool and Silk rugs differ in many ways! First off, cost for each rug can vary. Wool rugs tend be more affordable, however, you get what you pay for with a rug. You can find a wool rug for a couple hundred dollars, and even close to the thousand-dollar range. While the expensive side of these rugs can be intimidating, …


Where Should You Put Your Rug in Your Home?

A rug is a perfect addition to any home. The rug will keep your feet warm when winter arrives colder than ever, and will keep dirt off your feet in the summer. If you find that your home is missing something, but you aren’t quite sure what it may be, a rug could be your answer! If you are unsure about …


How to Decorate Your Home Around an Oriental Rug

If you are lucky enough to have a Persian oriental rug, you may not be sure how to incorporate it into your home’s design scheme. Here are some helpful tips for designing your space so that your rug will stay in your family for years to come. Keep decorations in the same color family.  If you use designs and colors …


Removing Pet Stains & Odors from Your Oriental Rug

Cleaning up your pets accidents can be a messy job especially if they’ have done it on your beautiful oriental rug. These accidents can discolor your rug and leave a lingering smell if not taken care of properly. Although the best solution is always to call in a professional, there are some steps you should immediately take so that the …


Rugs Tips for the Summer

Summer is finally here and just like the season, your rooms are due for a seasonal transition to be lighter and brighter as well! Replace your winter rugs with some bright colored ones that will give your home that summery feel. Below are tips to follow to picking out the best summer rug for your home! Cleanable: Be sure to …


Does Your Rug Have Mold or Dry Rot?

The worse condition a rug can be in is if it has dry rot. Dry rot, mold and mildew are all various types and stages. While mold and mildew can be removed without much evidence of it behind, once a rug is at the stage of dry rot it’s impossible to remove.  The rug’s foundation fibers are in a state …


How to Protect Your Oriental Rug

The beauty of the handmade oriental rug can drastically change the ambiance of a drab room. If cared for properly your oriental rug can last generations making it a great investment for your home. Protect your investment by following these basic precautions when owning an antique rug. Professionally wash your rug: Wash your oriental rug by hand so the beautiful, …


Oriental Rug Cleaning Could Benefit Your Health

At Persia Oriental Rug, we serve the greater Boston area with over 30 years of experience caring for and cleaning oriental rugs. Each rug is cleaned by hand and receives special treatment by us. Our rug cleaning process is to use the most effective yet simple cleaning methods possible. We stick with dye-free, perfume-free soaps; pure, clean water, and quick …