Care and Manteinance Instructions

Care and Maintenance

To prevent any irreversible damage during the first phase of use of a handmade rug, it is essential to know some precautions and to know how to deal with the most common problems. In addition to using strictly professional washing techniques, there are some important tricks recommended to preserve the tactile and aesthetic qualities of the carpet over time through proper daily management.

Cura e manutenzione

To prevent any irreversible damage during the first phase of use of a handmade rug, it is essential to know some precautions and to know how to deal with the most common problems. In addition to using strictly professional washing techniques, there are some important tricks recommended to preserve the tactile and aesthetic qualities of the carpet over time through proper daily management.

DAILY CLEANING

Vacuum gently at low power avoiding the overlock of the rug.

SHEDDING OR SPROUTING

Shedding of fluff is normal as it is residue of pile shaving and cannot be considered a production defect.
Shedding will subside over time. It should minimize after 20/25 vacuums
You may also find loose fibres. These should be snipped off with a small pair of scissors. Do not pull the yarns as this will damage the rug.

EXPOSURE TO DIRECT SUNLIGHT

If exposed to direct sunlight there is a good chance that your rug will fade over time.

To even out the effects of the sun it is recommended that your rug is turned around regularly.

IMPRINTS

Furniture resting on rugs will leave an imprint. Turn around the rug regularly to distribute these imprints more evenly and balance wear. attenuando la percezione di consumo e uniformando l’estetica.

FOLDS

For transport rugs are always rolled-up. When unrolling your rug you may find it has a few folds. This is not a production defect.

Queste righe o pieghe non sono permanenti e spariranno col tempo.

WASHING

Do not wash rugs at home.

Always use the services of specialized cleaning companies.
Recommendations for the cleaning companies: Use lukewarm water and neutral soap
Dry flat.

TRANSPORT

For transport, it is imperative to roll-up rugs.
Do not fold rugs.
Do not put heavy objects on rolled-up rugs.

DAILY CLEANING

Vacuum gently at low power avoiding the overlock of the rug.

SHEDDING OR SPROUTING

Shedding of fluff is normal as it is residue of pile shaving and cannot be considered a production defect.
 Shedding will subside over time. It should minimize after 20/25 vacuums
. You may also find loose fibers. These should be snipped off with a small pair of scissors. Do not pull the yarns as this will damage the rug.

EXPOSURE TO DIRECT SUNLIGHT

If exposed to direct sunlight there is a good chance that your rug will fade over time. To even out the effects of the sun it is recommended that your rug is turned around regularly.

IMPRINTS

Furniture resting on rugs will leave an imprint. Turn around the rug regularly to distribute these imprints more evenly and balance wear.

FOLDS

For transport rugs are always rolled-up. When unrolling your rug you may find it has a few folds. This is not a production defect. The folds are not permanent and will disappear with time and gentle vacuuming.

WASHING

Always use the services of specialized cleaning companies. Do not was rugs at home. Recommendations for the cleaning companies: Use lukewarm water and neutral soap - Dry flat.

TRANSPORT

For transport, it is imperative to roll-up rugs.
For transport it is imperative to roll-up rugs. Do not fold rugs. Do not put heavy objects on rolled-up rugs.