The videos on this page are here to visually help our ABC customers in many different ways. From identifying different types of oriental rugs to ways to prevent moths, we hope these videos will add to your enjoyment and knowledge.
As with the articles on this website, we have divided the videos into categories and we will continue to add videos as they become available.
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This video highlights a number of beautiful rugs from the Hamadan district of Iran.
Is your car too small to bring your rug in to be washed? Watch this video to see an easy way to properly fold a rug, especially a big one.
A very well-done short video on how to quickly judge quality in oriental rugs.
KPSI is a quality measure used to determine knot density in Oriental Rugs.
This video is a 'How to' for quick and easy ways to determine the approximate KPSI in Oriental hand knotted rugs.
Use a quarter, and count 'em!
A simple method for hanging your hooked rugs.
Learn the proper way to hang a Navajo rug or blanket including what not to do.
A video about Navajo rug weaving posted by Native Americans.
Bazaar Chic? … Or just bizarre?
The video explains some of the differences between Hand-Tufted Rugs, Hand-Made Rugs, and Machine Made Rugs.
A short video comparing tufted and handmade rugs.
And the video explains why...
This is an interesting video to gain some insight into the different types of Turkish oriental rugs being sold today.
Learn a bit about some traditional Persian Rug Symbols. You will find: water, plants and animal life, Birds of Paradise, Parrots, Antelopes, and more...
An excellent short video about the symbols & images in Persian Rugs.
An introduction to the oriental rugs of Tabriz in NW Iran.
An informative short video about Tabriz and its rug weaving industry.
The spirit line and its meaning in native American weavings.
Native American Indian Rugs and Blankets how to identify a Navajo Rug...
Five Factors To Value Native American Navajo Rugs and Blankets...
Learn to identify Early Navajo weavings from one of the experts in the
field Dr. Mark Sublette owner of Medicine Man Gallery.
Learn more about the Navajo weavers and their art...
DIY SPOT REMOVAL
How to remove most spots and spills with just water and 7 household ingredients!
Why apply a Soil and Stain Protector after cleaning.
An interesting look at how wool is manufactured.
Instructions on one way to reuse plastics.
A sea turtle with plastic netting around its neck is rescued by kayakers and returned to sea.