Moths will lay their eggs in the pile of a rug and hatchings will eat away the beauty of your rug investment. Look for small golden colored flying moths about 1/3 inches in length. These moths, webbing clothes moths, are the most dangerous to your rugs and other woolens. They like dark, undisturbed areas, so behind sofas and large furniture are the most vulnerable areas to check.
Dallas Morning News Article Excerpt part 5:
Moth damage also requires professional help. Fight moths by moving the large pieces of furniture that sit on your rugs and cleaning their undersides.
“Moths want to nest and lay eggs in cozy spaces without light, noise or air circulation,” Tavakolian says. “Under your sofa is a good place.” “Moths are romantic.”
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