Durham Oriental Rug Services
Staff: With over 150 years of combined experience, our staff is friendly and knowledgeable in every aspect of the Oriental rug business.
Inventory: Our extensive inventory of over 6000 carpets is unmatched in variety of styles, designs, colors, and textures. Plus, you will find hundreds of rugs that are unique to The Persian Carpet.
Design Assistance: Our years of experience will insure that you select the right size, design, and colors. If we do not have the perfect carpet in stock, we will locate and acquire a carpet just for you. Our staff is always available for free consultation on any question regarding oriental carpets.
Approvals: We offer free in home trials and never charge a restocking fee.
Shipping: We offer packing and shipping of oriental carpets worldwide via UPS, fully insured.
Cleaning and Mothproofing: Our on-site cleaning service employs the highly efficient Auserelian System. Carpets are thoroughly dusted and washed in cold water. We can remove urine and many other stains. Our mothproofing process uses the most effective and long-term treatment available. CLICK FOR INFORMATION ON OUR CLEANING SERVICES
Repair and Restoration: Our staff includes an on-site rug repairman. We also offer full service restoration services.
Appraisals: We offer written appraisals, for insurance purposes or equitable distribution, certified by the Oriental Rug Retailers Association.
Pads: We custom cut our padding to your specifications. Pads for hardwood or tile floors: Vantage (polyester PVC) and Durahold (felt/rubber). Pads to use over wall-to-wall carpeting Teabaud (double sided adhesive)
Lectures: We gladly provide comprehensive, informative, and educational lectures on oriental carpets for large or small groups. Topics have included: historical perspective; the weaving process; appraisal and evaluation; and origins and evolution of design. Lectures are supplemented with examples of carpets, textiles, and slides taken on trips to all of the weaving areas of Asia over the last 44 years.
Dealer Inquires: We welcome inquires from furniture and rug retailers who wish to carry our Arts and Crafts and Southwest Looms collections. Please contact Cynthia or Bruce McLaren at (800) 333-1801 for further information.
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