It’s OK if your rug is extremely dirty. That’s why we’re here.
“The dog mistook my rug for a fire hydrant again. I’m so sorry.”“It’s been in a plastic bag in the basement for years. I apologize for the smell.”“I haven’t washed it for at least twenty years. I feel like such a bad rug owner.”Here at ARL we often serve customers who bring their rugs in […]
Do’s and Dont’s for Vacuuming an Area Rug
In addition to professional cleaning every one to three years, rugs require routine vacuuming to look great and achieve their maximum lifespan. Like cleaning, the required frequency of vacuuming depends upon the type of rug and the amount and type of traffic the rug gets. If done correctly, vacuuming is a key element of good […]
Rugs of Note: “Lisa”
All handmade rugs are works of art, but we especially love these two “art rugs” that actually depict an original work of art. The design is an interpretation in wool of an artwork by Twin Cities painter and textile designer Lisa Cicotte. The image is from a series she created on her iPhone featuring abstract […]
Pet Accidents Happen: What Should You Do?
Even the best-trained dogs and cats can have a bad day at the expense of one of your rugs. In fact, a very high percentage of the rugs that come into American Rug Laundry for cleaning have suffered from one or more pet accidents. As a pet owner and a rug owner, what should you […]
Improve Indoor Air Quality With Houseplants | Professional Rug and Carpet Cleaning
Your rugs and carpets are the biggest filter in your home and just like your air conditioning filter they filter out airborne soils that pass through them. Keeping these objects properly cleaned and maintained is vitally important to your health. What about bringing plants into the home as well, to assist with this filtering process?Indoor […]
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They Know Rugs. | Five Star Customer Reviews Shoreview Mn
Five Star Customer Reviews for American Rug Laundry “They knew where we bought our rug by the way it was made. They also knew the colors had to be set before cleaning because of where it came from.I also wanted a pad that I’d seen at a friend’s home. To make sure the pad I […]
Choosing the Best Area Rug for Your Space
There are good reasons area rugs should carpet a room. They’re practical, providing cushion, comfort, and warmth over a concrete, tile or wood floor. But they also provide artistic value to a room’s design. Considered artwork for the floor, which acts as the frame, size does matter — and it’s often a big concern for […]
Cleaning Your Home in Less Than an Hour
Sometimes you don’t have enough time to clean your house thoroughly. You work long hours, have other things to do when you are home and simply can’t get around to household tasks that seem to keep piling up. Learn how to get a clean house quickly now!American Rug Laundry offers expert cleaning services. Please visit […]
Rug Care Tips: Preventing Mildew and Dry Rot in Rugs
When rugs stay wet too long, they become mildewed and, eventually, suffer dry rot. The classic example is dry rot caused by a potted plant placed on a rug. The typical result is a horribly rotted circular area in a carpet that is otherwise in good condition. Don’t even think about putting a potted plant […]