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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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ABC Newsletters

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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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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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ABC Newsletter - August 2018

Here is your August 2018 ABC Newsletter...Shiraz Oriental Rugs, One Tree, 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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Shirvan Oriental Rugs

Shirvan oriental rugs were and are produced in the Shirvan region, which is part of modern-day Azerbaijan. Learn more about the Southern Caucasus Shirvan oriental rugs here...

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5 Second Rule

The 5 second rule! You know, the one we use when we furtively pick up that piece of cookie we just dropped before anyone sees us! Is there any truth to it? Or is it just an urban legend? Find out here...

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Afshar Oriental Rugs

Afshar Oriental rugs are woven by nomadic and semi-nomadic tribes in south central Iran. The art of weaving has been passed on through multiple generations. Find out more here...

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Freezing Foods Safely

Freezing foods safely is a priority for all of us. Foods we typically freeze regularly like meat, certain vegetables, ice cream, etc., are obvious, but there are many other common foods that can be frozen as well, some you may not be aware of.

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One Tree Planted

One Tree Planted is an amazing nonprofit organization. We have researched the work they do and we are now considering the option of supporting and partnering with them. Please read this article and give us your feedback...

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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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Smart Homes for Seniors

Smart homes for senors can contain technological gadgets to aid with vision, hearing, memory problems, and mobility, etc., all areas in which elderly persons in otherwise relatively good health could be able to live independently in their own homes much longer...

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Shiraz Oriental Rugs

Shiraz oriental rugs, woven in and around the city of Shiraz in SW Iran have designs similar to other tribal rugs, but with originality and a charm all their own. Learn about them here...

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