What do you do with your valuables? You take care of them. Why not do the same thing to your Persian and Oriental rugs? They are expensive and can last for many years and maybe for generations. The more you take care of them, the better they look and the longer they last in your home Here at www.rugidea.com we present you with some simple and general ideas for your rug protection, care and maintenance. For more precise and detailed instructions, please contact us or consult a professional. 1- Depending on the foot traffic, you should rotate your rug and turn it around maybe once a year for even and balanced wear. 2- Do not let your rug be exposed to direct sunlight. The colors will fade away through time. Use appropriate curtains…
DIY Laundry Room Makeover
When we moved in, our laundry room was pretty boring and bare. It needed an upgrade in a big way and give my laundry a Laundry Room Makeover. For this Laundry Makeover I didn’t want to spend a ton of money but I wanted to change it up. So, this is what I decided to do for my Laundry Room Makeover. My Laundry Room/ Pantry is pretty small so I wanted to use all the space I had! First thing first we got rid of the old washer and dryer then decided to do something different with the paint color, so we painted stripes and I am so glad we did! First, the Hubby went to Home Depot and got some wood to build a platform and a shelf! He did an awesome…
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Does club soda really work on spills? Everyone "knows" club soda is the ultimate remedy for instant stain removal, but is it really all it's cracked up to be? Our 107-year-old professional trade association, the Drycleaning & Laundry Institute (DLI), recently completed an in-depth study of the merits of club soda versus plain old water in stain removal, and as members, we're pleased to share their findings. The short answer is "yes" club soda can be a big help in the short term, but "no" it is not the end-all, be-all stain removal miracle it is made out to be. Read More >>
How to Choose a Cleaner to Preserve Your Wedding Gown
Not many dry cleaners can properly restore and preserve your wedding gown. At Mulberrys, we are privileged to be able to be part of your special day.
Your Essential Glove Guide for Fall, From Leather to Studded to Totally Elegant
Pretty soon it will be time to deal with the conundrum of glove-getting. Will yours be long and lean and pale as snow, or covered with shiny studs and grommets?
Spring Cleaning 101: How to Deep Clean Household Items
Rugs, curtains, and bedding require a deep clean every spring to remove dust and dirt. Learn how to tackle your household for this year's spring cleaning.
Sports Mom Laundry Tips
Whose idea was it to make baseball pants white? And for the sport to be played on fields of green grass and red clay? It wasn't a mom! Here are some helpful stain fighting tips for all the uniforms in your home
Baby Laundry 101
Baby Laundry BasicsIt's a dilemma many new parents face: You want to use only the safest, most natural products on your baby's clothes, but you also want his or her garments to be really clean.The best approach is simple. Harsh detergents can irritate newborn skin, so use the mildest product possible. Soaps such as Ivory and Lux are made to leave fabric soft, and they contain few unnecessary additives that can cause irritation. But because they also are less alkaline than detergents, they don...
GR15: Helping purpose-driven talent thrive
Purpose-driven professionals seek work that elicits passion and helps them pursue professional, personal, and social goals simultaneously. Read more …