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Distressed Rugs: A Trend That Has Taken Root

Distressed Rugs: A Trend That Has Taken Root

August 17, 2020

Designers and DIY'ers know that an old-looking textile can add warmth to, and humanize, a modern space.

The Great Garage Find: What To Look For When Buying Rugs From Individuals

The Great Garage Find: What To Look For When Buying Rugs From Individuals

August 17, 2020

If you're going to do some thrifting at estate and yard sales, here are a few things to watch out for.

"Staying At Home" - Breaking Routines

"Staying At Home" - Breaking Routines

April 24, 2020

Here's a sampling of what some of our service team members have been up to during the current "Stay At Home" Order.

Filtration Soil

Filtration Soil

January 17, 2020

What are these dark areas next to the wall? What is this dark square that matches the dresser? We'll address each question below, but the title gave away the answer; all of the above installed carpet conditions are considered filtration soil.

Dry Rot

Dry Rot

January 17, 2020

What is dry rot? Dry rot is the fungus that causes dry rot still needs moisture to grow and damage plant-based fibers. Unlike other mold and mildew that need a lot of moisture, "dry rot" describes a fungus that can grow in fibers with only 20% moisture content. So it doesn't grow in dry fibers, just less wet fibers.