1. How to Protect Your Rug From Furniture

    Your rug isn’t just a commodity, it’s comfortable, beautiful, and valuable. And over the lifetime of your rug, you want to retain that value. That means taking measures to protect your rug. Sure, you can make rules to keep your guests from ruining your precious Persian carpet… “No shoes—please remove those at the door.” “No, we don’t drink wine in this room…Read More

  2. Choosing the Best Rug for Your Home

    Your walls are painted, your furniture is set, and your home is really starting to look, well, like a home. However, you know that there’s a crucial piece missing to the overall feel and décor. You know exactly what time it is: it’s time to get a rug. Choosing the perfect rug for your home can seem like a pretty final step to decorating your home. Rugs are somewhat of…Read More

  3. How Rugs Have Been Made Around the World

    Perhaps one of the most interesting things in history is how cultures can create the same technology or tools, without ever interacting with each other. For example, how fascinating is it that pyramids can be found on every continent (except Antarctica)? Or how major civilizations each came up with their own calendar systems, their own language, their own ways to hunt, and…Read More

  4. Some of the World’s Most Expensive Rugs

    Our rug appraisal team in Memphis has evaluated some incredible rugs over the years. We've appraised rugs from all over the world, determining the country of origin, the date of creation, and how much those rugs are going to be worth on today's market. Many people don't know how much their antique rug is worth until it's been properly evaluated by our team and many of thos…Read More

  5. How to Fix a Snag in Your Rug

    You finally find the perfect rug. It's the right shape, the right size, the perfect color pallet, and you can actually afford it. So you proudly carry it home, unroll it, and artfully arrange your furniture around it. Finally, the room is complete and it's all thanks to your perfect new rug. You wake up the next morning and walk in to admire your decorating handiwork only …Read More

  6. Five Ways to Maintain That Just-Cleaned Rug Look and Feel

    When you use our rug cleaning services in Memphis, your rug looks and feels like new. It even smells better than ever. The colors and patterns in the weave are brighter and more vibrant. And the best part is that it feels terrific under your toes. That like-new condition is one that you'll want to keep for as long as possible, but it might seem impossible to do so when you…Read More

  7. Oh, The Stains We’ve Seen!

    Here at Fred Remmers Rug Cleaners, we’ve seen it all. There’s no shortage of reasons why you may have a dirty rug; and regardless of the problem, we assure you that we have the solution. So, without further ado, let’s jump into the stains we’ve seen, and some of the solutions that we offer. Drinks Coffee, wine, and cranberry juice are bound to turn your rug into an…Read More

  8. Why You Should Get Your Rug Washed

    We may think that our regular maintenance for our rugs are fine — we vacuum them weekly (or try to), clean up stains after a spill and try our best to get all of the fur off our shedding dog as the weather gets warmer. However, vacuuming your rug isn’t just enough to ensure that its quality is up-kept and the life of it is sustained. A good cleaning by professionals, r…Read More

  9. Where to Put Your Oriental Rug

    Getting an oriental rug is a valuable addition to any home, as it adds to the aesthetic and flow of your rooms. The normal usage for oriental rugs are utilized in living rooms and other common, nice living areas, but it is not the only space to put an oriental rug. You want to showcase your home, so why only limit yourself to your living room? Oriental rugs can show off yo…Read More

  10. Spring Cleaning? Don’t Forget About Your Rugs

    Spring is coming, and so is the inevitable cleaning that comes with it. As we reorganize our home, clean out the fridge and garage, and attempt to bring back order within our home, we can’t neglect a part of our home that sees a lot of action - our rugs. These rugs are constantly stepped on, crushing in dirt and dust around the home into its precious fibers and delicate …Read More