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D. A. Burns' Carpet & Rug Workroom Works A Little Magic Every Day

August 19, 2019

Do you have a rug too big, too long, too small or the wrong shape to be of use? Does a favorite rug have unsightly wear or damage and you keep it in storage because you can't bear to throw it away?

The American Carpet Industry - A Brief History

The American Carpet Industry - A Brief History

August 16, 2019

In 1791, only 15 years after the Declaration of Independence, the first documented United States woven carpet mill came into existence. It was founded by William Sprague in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Carpet Moths

Carpet Moths

April 08, 2019

Carpet moths - these pesky but common insects can destroy carpets and rugs when you're not looking. What are the first signs of moth damage, and how can moth damage be prevented? We answer these questions and offer our solution for treating moth-damaged rugs at D.A. Burns.

Latest Products and Interior Design Trends

Latest Products and Interior Design Trends

March 07, 2019

The D. A. Burns team had a chance to attend "Surfaces," the largest annual event in the carpet, tile and stone industry. Here's what we learned about the the latest trends, products and innovations.

Carpet Tile Goes Residential

Carpet Tile Goes Residential

March 10, 2017

The use of carpet tile can be a solution in areas challenged by pets, since a section can be easily removed, thoroughly cleaned or replaced when severely stained or worn.