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ABC Oriental Rug|Ithaca|Cortland|Cazenovia|Skaneateles||Fayetteville|Dewitt

ABC Oriental Rug will wash and repair your oriental and area rugs in our own certified rug washing plant. We are the experts in rug washing and carpet and upholstery cleaning!

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Spider Myths

Spider myths abound. Which are true? Which are now? Are spiders our enemies or our friends, find out here...

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Joshagan Oriental Rugs

It is believed that Joshagan oriental rugs have been woven continuously since the 17th century and the design has remained essentially unchanged. Learn more about these beautiful rugs here...

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ABC Newsletters

Access current and past ABC Newsletters here...

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Articles that will provide answers to your FAQs are presented here. If you cannot find your answers here, please contact us and we will do the research and add it to this page...

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Dust Mites

Dust mites, those tiny creatures that can cause as array of allergy and asthma problems, are not parasites. Find out what they are, what they do, how to avoid them and more here...

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ABC Newsletter - November 2017

Your ABC Newsletter for November 2017 includes the following: Persian Nain Oriental Rugs, DIY Bedbug help, and information on Cleaning Granite Countertops...

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ABC Newsletter - October 2017

Your ABC Newsleter for October 2017 includes the following: Persian Isfahan Oriental Rugs, Red Wine Stain Remover, and a closer look at Alzheimer's and research, one of the causes we support...

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Cleaning Granite Countertops

Cleaning granite countertops may pose a challenge for some unless some basic precautions are taken. Here are the proper cleaning granite countertops procedures and materials...

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Nain Oriental Rugs

Nain oriental rugs have been woven for a relatively short time compared to other Persian rugs. Their designs are distinctive, though similar to other rugs in the area, such as Isfahans. Learn more...

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DIY Bedbug Help

DIY bedbug help may come in handy if you suspect you may have some bedbugs or a beginning infestation. Full blown infestations may require a licensed pest control operator...

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Red Wine Stain Remover

Have you ever needed a red wine stain remover? How about blood? We have the answer at ABC...

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Alzheimer's is a very pervasive disease, touching nearly everyone. Here are some facts we learned during our Campaign to donate funds to the Alzheimer's Association...

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Isfahan Oriental Rugs

Isfahan oriental rugs from Persia (Iran) are designed with intricate floral motifs and a central medallion and can also be found as pictorial rugs. Learn more here...

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ABC Newsletter - September 2017

Your September 2017 ABC newsletter-Persian Karaja Oriental rugs, Safe Rug Storage, Ocean Garbage Update

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ABC Newsletter - August 2017

Your August 2017 ABC newsletter-Persian Bakhtiari Oriental Rugs, Child Labor in the Weaving Industry, Homemade Essential Oils Air Fresheners

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Pickup/Delivery Policy

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Ocean Garbage Update

Here is an ocean garbage update: A 22 year old has come up with a feasible plan to clean up our ocean garbage patches...

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Safe Rug Storage

Safe rug storage includes the proper way to roll and wrap your rug to prevent moth and other insects, vermin, and mold and mildew damage...

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Karaja Oriental Rugs

Karaja oriental rugs from Iran have distinctive designs and construction and are very durable. Learn more here...

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Heriz Oriental Rug Design

The Heriz oriental rug design is easily recognizable making it the perfect choice for the 2nd rug in our study of Oriental Rugs by Design...

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Essential Oils Air Fresheners

Homemade essential oils air fresheners can be easily constructed and are a healthy alternative to commercial air fresheners...

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Bakhtiari Oriental Rugs

Bakhtiari oriental rugs began as tribal rugs until the tribes settled in villages in Iran and the weavers learned to blend tribal with classic Persian to produce a unique rug...

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ABC Newsletter - July 2017

Your ABC Newsletter for July 2017-Gabbeh Oriental Rugs, Moths in Your Rugs-The Dark Side, Stain Protection That Really Works...

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Persian Gabbeh Rugs

Persian Gabbeh rugs have a long history but there were many reasons why they were relatively unknown in the U.S. market until about 50 years ago...

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Moths In Your Rugs

Finding Moths in your rugs is more common than you might think. Here is the dark side...

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ABC Newsletter - June 2017

Your ABC Newsletter for June 2017-Kashan Oriental Rugs, Flood Damage Restoration, Introducing New & Economical Rug Pads...

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ABC Newsletter - May 2017

Your ABC Newsletter for May 2017-Tabriz Oriental Rugs, Carpet Cleaning at ABC, Tile & Grout Cleaning at ABC...

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ABC Products

These are the products we have available for sale for our customers at ABC...

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Flood Damage Restoration

The flood damage restoration information in this articale can help answer the question: Help! We’ve had a flood and my carpets and rugs are soaked! What should I do?

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