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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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Chewing Gum Removal

Chewing gum removal from carpets, rugs, and fabric takes a bit but is not very hard to remove when you know the proper procedure...

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ABC Newsletters

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ABC Newsletter January 2020

Here is your ABC Newsletter for January 2020...Milas Oriental Rugs, Winter Carpet Cleaning, Frozen Pipes, Cleaning Specials, and more...

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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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Frozen Pipes

Frozen pipes not only mean the inconvenient lack of water, they also can burst, causing an expensive repair problem. Find out what to do to thaw and prevent...

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Winter Carpet Cleaning

There are some very good reasons why having your carpets professionally cleaned in the winter months, is a great idea and makes perfect sense…

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Milas Oriental Rugs

Milas oriental Rugs (Melas) are Turkish rugs woven in the district of Milas in Mugla Province in southwestern Turkey with distinctive designs and colors...

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ABC Newsletter - December 2019

Here is your December Newsletter-Ladik Oriental Rugs, History of ABC, Children and Chores, Gift A Tree, and more...

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Ladik Oriental Rugs

Ladik oriental rugs were woven in central Turkey in the province of Konya. It had a long history of rug weaving. Learn about the antique Ladik rugs here...

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Gift a Tree

Gift a tree this holiday season and help with sustainability and reforestation on our planet...

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Children and Chores

Children and Chores…Why do they always appear to be on 2 opposite sides of the pole? Why are parents almost always met with tantrums? Here are some hints...

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History of ABC

The history of ABC Oriental Rug & Carpet Cleaning Co from its formation in 1971 to the present - nearly 50 years...

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Turkish Rugs

Turkish rugs have been woven in the area that is now the Republic of Turkey for centuries. A short overview and some examples...

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ABC Newsletter-November 2019

Here is your November Newsletter-Kars Oriental Rugs, Carpet Beetles, Veterans Day Facts, The Mother of Thanksgiving, and more...

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Veterans Day

Did you know that Veterans Day is always written without an apostrophe? Find out why and view some interesting facts about this day...

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Kars Oriental Rugs

Kars oriental rugs weavers have a history of weaving going as far back as the 16th century. Kars is located in the far NE corner of Turkey. Learn more here...

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The Mother of Thanksgiving

The mother of Thanksgiving...She was a woman of her time and ahead of her time. Find out more about this amazing woman and check out her special recipe...

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Carpet Beetles

Carpet beetles are small insect pests that can cause a large amount of damage if left alone. Find out all about them here...

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The bedbugs are back and we will give you the truth about what to look for and how to protect yourself from these disgusting little creatures...

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ABC Newsletter - October 2019

Here is your October 2019 Newsletter: Dosemealti Oriental Rugs,Hire a Carpet Pro, Fire Prevention, Pumpkin Pie, and Soul Cakes and more...

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Soul Cakes

Soul cakes may have been the precursor to our modern-day trick or treating at Halloween. Find out more here...

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Fire Prevention Week

Fire prevention week is October 6-12, 2019. Here are some safety tips.

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Hire a Carpet Pro

Why hire a carpet pro? Here are 5 very good reasons why...

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Pumpkin Pie

Pumpkin pie is a uniquely North American treat which also happens to be very nutritious. Find out more here.

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Dosemealti Oriental Rugs

Dosemealti oriental rugs are woven in the Dosemealti region of Anatolia in Southern Turkey. The rugs have many identifying characteristics. Learn more here...

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Turkish Rug Motifs

Turkish rug motifs carry valuable traditional messages from the depths of history to the present. Learn more here...

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ABC Newsletter - September 2019

Here is your September 2019 Newsletter: Kayseri Oriental Rugs,Turkish Rug Motifs, Indoor Air Quality, and more...

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ABC Newsletter - August 2019

Here is your August 2019 Newsletter: Hereke Oriental Rugs, Buying Rugs in Turkey, Minimalism, and more...

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Hereke Oriental Rugs

Hereke oriental rugs from Turkey are high quality rugs with a unique construction and designs taken from Turkey and Persia as well as from Egypt. Learn more...

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