Are Robotic Vacuums Safe for Rugs?

Are Robotic Vacuums Safe for Rugs? It’s a tale as old as time- a customer brings their fine handmade rug in for repairs at Behnam Rugs because they believe their dog has chewed it. While this does happen, the more likely culprit is actually your vacuum cleaner, especially automatic robot vacuums. Robotic vacuums spell disaster for your precious rugs. Rug

Rug Cleaning Disasters: When an Inexperienced Individual Tries to Clean a Rug

Rug Cleaning Disasters: When an Inexperienced Individual Tries to Clean a Rug Recently, a customer brought a fine Egyptian 100% silk rug in to Behnam Rugs that had been treated with chemicals to remove a pet stain as well as thrown in the washing machine. The homeowners entrusted the care of their rug to their housekeeper who first used a

2019 Dallas Tornado Damage: What to do and How to Prepare for Future Storms

Home damaged by storm

2019 Dallas Tornado Damage: What to do and How to Prepare for Future Storms Nearly two weeks after the devastating tornadoes hit we are still receiving calls about rugs trapped under debris. If you need an asset recovery assessment, we work with insurance to settle damaged rugs. As part of our service we do free evaluations and appraisals for your

Learn About Past Events and Upcoming Events

Past Events and Upcoming Events October 19th, 2019: Real or Fake? Fraud or Value? June 8th 2019: Rug, Dog, and Wine March 16th 2019: Rug Shopping Abroad

Rug Shopping Abroad Seminar March 16th

Rug Shopping Abroad On March 16th, 2019 Behnam Rugs hosted the first educational brunch seminar in its ongoing lecture series. Attendees learned the following and more: What to buy and what not to buy How to buy quality handmade rugs in different countries you are visiting How to recognize real silk from viscose rayon silk   How to negotiate a