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Bamboo Clothing

Bamboo clothing is an application of bamboo that has seen a rise in popularity in recent years. Sweaters, bathing suits, underwear, t-shirts, and socks, as well as hats, shoes and other lines of clothing have entered the marketplace. There are ethical questions though...

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ABC Newsletters

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ABC Newsletter - January 2019

Here is your January 2019 Newsletter...RCAD-What is it?, 2019 RCAD Specials, One Tree Planted.org - Our Donation, Gendje Oriental Rugs, Bamboo Area Rugs, Bamboo Clothing...

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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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ARTICLES - ANSWERS TO YOUR FAQs

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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Bamboo Rugs

Bamboo rugs have been used in Asian cultures for centuries and are gaining popularity with today's consumers, especially those committed to using sustainable materials. Find out about the advantages and disadvantages of bamboo rugs here...

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Gendje Oriental Rugs

Gendje oriental rugs are a type of rug woven in the Caucasus Mountain area. Rug-making in the Caucasus Mountain region has stalled, so most of the rugs from Gendje were woven over a century ago, though the weaving tradition goes all the way back to the 13th century.

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ABC Newsletter - December 2018

Here is your December 2018 Newsletter...Karabagh Oriental Rugs, All About Soot, Abaca Natural Fiber, Psst! Check Your Mailbox, ABC's Gift of the Season, Cops, Kids, and Toys, and more...

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Karabagh Rugs

Karabagh rugs have been woven for a very long history.The Karabgh region was at one time the most significant rug-producing centers of the world...

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Abaca Natural Fiber

Abaca natural fiber is the strongest of the natural plant fibers and has a long history. Over 200 different finished products are made from this sustainable, eco-friendly fiber...

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Soot

All about the dangers of soot and the damage it can do...

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ABC Newsletter November 2018

Here is your November 2018 Newsletter...Follow up to One Tree Planted, Great News, Kazak Oriental Rugs, Ceramic Tile, Natural Fiber Rugs, November Special, and more...

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Kazak Oriental Rugs

Kazak oriental rugs are a tribal rug from the Caucasus region. They feature large, bold geometric patterns with bright colors. Learn more about antique Kazak rugs as well as those made today...

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ABC Newsletter - October 2018

Here is your October 2018 Newsletter...Shirvan Oriental Rugs, Food Expiration Dates, Moisture & Humidity & Your Area Rugs, October Special, and more...

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Natural Fiber Rugs

Natural fiber rugs offer many distinct advantages when chosen for floor coverings vs. synthetic fiber rugs or blends. we look at som eof the less common natural fiber rugs which include Abaca, Bamboo, Coir, Hemp, Jute, Seagrass, and Sisal...

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Ceramic Tile

Ceramic tile is an extremely popular choice for the floors in our homes today. Here are important guidelines about the types and sizes, installation concerns, durability, and of course, cleaning and maintenance...

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ABC Newsletter - August 2018

Here is your August 2018 ABC Newsletter...Shiraz Oriental Rugs, One Tree Planted.org, Senior Smart Homes, August Special, and more...

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ABC Newsletter - July 2018

Here is your July 2018 ABC Newsletter...Baluchi Oriental Rugs, Home Safety, Washing Cushion Covers at Home?, July Specials, etc...

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ABC Newsletter - June 2018

Here is your June 2018 ABC Newsletter...Persian Meshad Oriental Rugs, Moroccan Rug Problems, Paint Spill Cleanup, June Specials, etc...

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ABC Newsletter - May 2018

Here is your ABC Newsletter May 2018-Malayer Persian Oriental Rugs, History of US Carpet Manufacture, Home Health Hazards, May discounts, and more...

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ABC Newsletter April 2018

Your ABC Newsletter for April 2018 - Persian Senneh Oriiental Rugs, Dog Myths Debunked, Spring Cleaning Yesterday and Today, etc...

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ABC Newsletter - March 2018

Here is your ABC Newsletter March 2018 - March is Area Rug Discount Month, Lilihan Oriental Rugs, Keeping Foods Fresh, Syracuse Home Show Exhibit, etc.

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ABC Newsletter - February 2018

Here is your ABC Newsletter February 2018...Qum Oriental Rugs, Grout Sealing, Commercial Carpet Cleaning, RCAD Discounts for February...

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ABC Newsletter - January 2018

This newsletter includes the following articles...RCAD-What is it?, Hotel Horrors, Removing Furniture Scratches, The Legend of the Christmas Spider...

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ABC Newsletter - December 2017

This newsletter includes the following articles...Persian Joshagan Oriental Rugs, Dust Mites, and Spider Myths Debunked, as well as specials for the month of December 2017...

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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 - 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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ABC Newsletter - September 2018

Here is your September 2018 Newsletter...Afshar Oriental Rugs, Freezing Foods Safely, The 5 Second Rule!, September Special, and more...

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Moisture and Humidity

Moisture and humidity can wreak havoc with your area rugs. This is especially evident during hot summer months with heavy periods of rain. If you are noticing odors in your home, you may want to check your area rugs. Here is what to do...

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Food Expiration Dates

Food expiration dates can be very confusing for the consumer. It is important to know they are not federally regulated and their arbitrary use may result in consumers discarding otherwise wholesome food.

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