Pros and Cons of a Hand Tufted Carpet
- hand tufted Carpets have come a long way since they
have been in production. It used to be very prohibitive to produce
these carpets as the final weight, due in part by the heavy glues used,
would add too much to the transport and importation costs. But what are
the facts behind these rugs? Are they better, just as good, or less in
quality than an oriental (hand knotted) rug? Learn more about Tufted
Rugs Vs. Oriental.
How Can I Tell if my Rug is an Oriental Rug or Other? Hand Made/Tufted/Machine Made
this entry to assist in answering questions you may have regarding the
identification and differentiation between hand knotted, hand tufted
and machine made carpets.
Our Rug Smells!
is not unusual for a new carpet to have a slight odor for the first
several days. Remember, you are bringing a large item made of organic
matter into your home, perhaps into a small room with little
ventilation. Carpets are sometimes treated with a moth repellent to
prevent infestation, particularly if they have been in storage or in a
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