Decorating with Persian Rugs

If you are considering the purchase of a Persian or Oriental rug, or already own one, you may be unsure how best to present it in your home. How can you decorate with a Persian rug? There are many ways! Here are just a few ideas. Lay the rug over other carpeting. Even if you have wall-to-wall carpeting, you can

Are You Making These Mistakes When Buying a Persian Rug?

Purchasing a hand-knotted Persian or Oriental rug can be a process: there’s the research to learn why these beautiful carpets are so beloved and valued. There’s the understanding of a rug’s particular design and colors. The visiting to two or three rug dealers to learn more about, for example, the difference between a Tabriz and a Kerman design. And so

Why It Pays to Research the History of Persian Rugs Before Shopping for One

When it comes to making sure you buy a hand-knotted Persian or Oriental rug, knowledge truly is power! That is, the more you know about Persian and Oriental rugs, the better your chances of purchasing a beautiful, valuable, and genuine rug for your home and business. That’s the main reason to know the history of Persian rugs. Here are a

White spots, knot heads, threadbare and rug repair

What are the white spots on my rug? Customer: As my rug has gotten older I have noticed white spots on it. I have not used any chemicals on my rug so I don’t know why there are tiny white spots on it. Rug Expert: Here at Behnam Rugs Persian Rug Cleaner we hear rug owners ask about white spots

French Tapestry Rug Restoration by Behnam Rugs

French Tapestry Rug Restoration This beautiful French Abuson tapestry depicts a scenic country side with a French home and watermill in the background and a large tree with greenery and birds in the foreground. It is made of wool, cotton, and silk threads. Behnam Rugs hand washed this rug in 2014. The rug was stored for over 50 years. It