A Closer Look at Rugs and Carpeting

A Closer Look at Rugs and Carpeting

DuPont’s Innovations Have Served Us Well

Over the years, carpets and rugs have been woven and tufted using wool, silk, cotton, sisal, seagrass and more. But ...
A Closer Look at Rugs and Carpeting

Karastan Carpeting: A History of Beauty, Quality and Innovation

Most people know the name. Karastan has been around for well over three-quarters of a century, and you don’t achieve ...
A Closer Look at Rugs and Carpeting

Types of Damage Your Antique Rug Can Sustain

It can be pretty exciting when you inherit an antique rug. Rugs carry thousands of years of human history, and ...
A Closer Look at Rugs and Carpeting

Understanding All-Natural Carpet Fibers

Plant-based floor coverings have been used since the early days of man to make the cave more comfortable. They have ...
A Closer Look at Rugs and Carpeting

Five Steps to Creating a Custom Rug

Landry & Arcari Rugs and Carpeting provides New England’s most extensive and diverse selection of fine rugs and carpeting. However, ...
A Closer Look at Rugs and Carpeting

The Benefits of Wool Carpeting

Wool is a popular carpeting choice for many reasons, some lesser known than others. Most buyers know that wool is ...
A Closer Look at Rugs and Carpeting

Understanding Rug Knots and Density

Most handmade rugs are woven by tying knots on the warp strands. All of the different types of knots have ...
A Closer Look at Rugs and Carpeting

The Surprising Journey of Jon Sarkin and the Fish City ...

Jon Sarkin (left) and Jeff Arcari Jon Sarkin was a New England chiropractor until he had a stroke in 1989 ...
A Closer Look at Rugs and Carpeting

The Beauty of Kilim Rugs

You may have heard of kilim rugs, but let’s take a closer look at kilims. A kilim rug is a hand-woven, ...
A Closer Look at Rugs and Carpeting

Vintage is in…

Everywhere you look people are buying vintage; vinyl records instead of cd’s, furniture from the flea market instead of from ...