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Install A Carpet In Your Home

If you install a carpet in your home, it enhances the looks of your house manifolds. Carpets are available in many sizes, colors, patterns and designs. You can choose the carpet according to the decor of your house. Carpet is a big investment in terms of house decoration, so you must choose it carefully and install it even more carefully. You should give plenty of thought while choosing the type of carpet. It is always not easy to choose the right to the specific room. And according to the kind of carpet, you have to follow certain installation instructions.

Perfect installation of the carpet makes great difference to the appearance of the carpet and as a result, to the room itself. Let us discuss some helpful tips for installing some popular types of carpets.

Silk Rug Cleaning – Can You Clean One Yourself?

When working with rug made out of silk you are generally dealing with a handmade rug. Handmade rugs are extremely hard to clean properly if you don’t have the right equipment and experience. Silk rugs are expensive and easily damaged by improper silk rug cleaning. Silk is VERY easy to permanently damage with the wrong solution or even the wrong concentration of solution! Real silk is produced as the cocoon covering of the silkworm, the pupal form of the Asian or mulberry silk moth, bombyx mori. The cocoon is spun by the silk moth caterpillar of a single silk fiber that can be up to several thousand ‘ in length. To harvest the silk, completed cocoons are boiled or heated to kill the silkworms, then laboriously unwound into single fibers which are plied together and spun into thread or silk yarn.

What is the process of handmade silk rug cleaning in the right way some may ask?