McCracken’s Carpet Cleaning- Halloween Décor

McCracken’s Carpet Cleaning- Halloween Décor McCracken’s Carpet Cleaning- Halloween is one holiday where you can dress up, eat lots of candy, and spook-i-fy your home’s exterior and interior. HGTV shows us some great examples of Halloween décor from the inside to the...

Definitions of Rugs

Definitions of Rugs According to the IICRC Standard and Reference Guide for Professional Carpet Cleaning, “area rugs are textile floor coverings made of cotton, wool, silk, jute, animal skins, or manufactured fibers with or without a pile surface. They are usually...

History of Rugs

History of Rugs No one knows exactly when rug making began. Rug weaving is a tradition that spans the centuries over a number of cultures. There are several references to the art of weaving found in ancient sculptures and classical writings. Unfortunately, there is no...

Carpet Fibers

Carpet Fibers Natural Fibers The materials used most often in Oriental rugs are wool and cotton. Other common materials include goat’s hair, camel’s hair and silk. Materials Making up Fibers Protein – (animal or insect) – There are a few  that are used very often such...