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Announcing Our Rug Tip-Shearing Service

Announcing Our Rug Tip-Shearing Service

January 15, 2019

Has your rug's appearance been diminished due to light fading, chemical fading or normal wear and tear? With our new rug tip-shearing service, we will return your rug back to it's original quality. Read our article to learn more about rug-tip shearing and see some unbelievable before and after photos of rugs we have repaired with this technique.

Rug Serging - Additional Choices at Lower Prices

Rug Serging - Additional Choices at Lower Prices

January 15, 2019

Rug Edge Serging is a great way to not only prevent rug edges from unraveling or becoming frayed—it is also a way to add a beautiful accent edge and enhance your rug's appearance. In this article, we discuss the many rug serging options available at D. A. Burns, including serging with cotton, synthetic yarn and wool.  

Dog Versus Rug

Dog Versus Rug

November 20, 2018

Meet Rufus: a curious Labrador puppy with penchant for chewing household items, including area rugs. Read the tale of how D. A. Burns took an oriental rug (AKA Rufus' "chew toy") and restored it like new.

5 Reasons Why Every Great Rug Needs a Pad

5 Reasons Why Every Great Rug Needs a Pad

October 25, 2018

Did you know there are 5 good reasons why your rug needs a pad? The benefits of rug pads include: quieting footsteps and extending the life of your rug. Well, okay, we've given you 2 reasons, so we have 3 left. Read the article now to learn all about the 5 reasons your rug needs a pad.

Shiny Rugs!

Shiny Rugs!

September 14, 2018

Shiny rugs can be a fun addition to a room, but that shiny style typically requires some care sensitivity. In this article, we'll talk about the 5 most common shiny rug fibers, and how to care for them to keep your shiny rugs your favorite, eye-catching centerpiece.