Hand-Knotted Rugs vs Hand-Tufted Rugs

Hand-knotted rugs and hand-tufted rugs are both made by hand, however, the similarities end there. While both rugs can certainly look great and be a fantastic addition to any home, there are many differences in their construction. These differences play into the difference in cost, longevity, and feel of these rugs. Hand-knotted rugs take a great deal of skill and

Pick the Right Rug Padding

Does My Rug Need Padding? Yes, all rugs need padding. When you walk on your rug, you do not want to move the foundation of the rug. Installing padding underneath your rug helps the rug not to move, and it helps preserve the quality of the knots in your rug, too. When a rug is installed without padding, its shape

Options for Selling a Persian/Oriental Rug

Last Updated: 3 January 2018 Perhaps it is time to get rid of your rug. There are three main routes you can go about when it comes to selling your Persian or Oriental rug. Selling to a Rug Dealer There are many rug dealers in Dallas that may be interested in purchasing your rug, however, Behnam Rugs cautions you when

Difference Between Spots & Stains on Your Oriental Rug

What’s the Difference Between a Spot and a Stain? A spot is a new substance on your rug. Essentially, no one has tried to work on or remove the substance. A spot is much easier to remove, because the unwanted substance on your rug is still on the surface. It has not been worked in or “set” like a stain

New Possibilities for Old and Unwanted Persian and Oriental Rugs

Over the years, what you need from a rug may change. Perhaps you have moved to a new home. Maybe you are changing the colors and décor in the home that you are already in. There are plenty of reasons why a fine rug you once loved in your home might no longer be the best rug for you. The