1. The Critters in the Carpet (Pt. 2)

    Are you ready to continue our exploration of the microcosmos? Well, like a quality oriental rug on a hardwood floor, we’ve got it covered. In the first installment of this blog series, we took a look at how we ever even discovered these invisible creatures in the first place. We rewound the clock to a time when people were completely oblivious to bacteria, viruses, tardigrades, dust mites, and a…Read More

  2. The Critters in the Carpet (Pt. 1)

    A rug (or carpet) can certainly look clean from a distance, but you might be surprised what you’d find if your eyeballs doubled as a microscope. Of course, there’s no escaping the microbial world (nor would we want to, since microbes are essential to our survival!), but there can still be some unwanted critters hiding in our homes. That’s what we’ll be looking at in today’s blog. We’ll…Read More

  3. Common Myths About Oriental Rugs (Pt. 2)

    In our previous blog post, we took a look at some common myths about oriental rugs. When it comes to a tradition as old as oriental rugs (a tradition that’s over two millennia old!), it’s inevitable for a good deal of myths to crop up. We ran into so many common myths that we couldn’t contain it to one blog! In the first blog, we discussed the following myths about oriental rugs: That they c…Read More

  4. Common Myths About Oriental Rugs (Pt. 1)

    Oriental rugs have been around for quite a long time. In fact, the earliest evidence of oriental rugs comes from ancient Chinese texts from around 2,500 years ago! That is one seriously old tradition. And, just like anything else that’s been around for a long time, there has been ample opportunity for myths to develop around oriental rugs. In this two-part blog series from Oriental Express, we w…Read More

  5. MicroSeal™ Fabric Protection: What To Know

    Oriental Express in Las Vegas has a variety of services that will help keep the interior of your home looking classy and beautiful. From oriental rug cleanings to upholstery and drapery services, Oriental Express has what you need. One of the ways that Oriental Express can help keep your Las Vegas home looking beautiful is by applying MicroSeal™ to your fabrics. So, what is MicroSeal? What does …Read More

  6. Preparing Your Rugs For Summer

    Winter is no longer coming. Summer is officially here. As June and July start to roll around, Las Vegas is preparing for the hottest months of the year. As we have discussed before, when it comes to maintaining and taking care of your rugs, it’s important to keep in mind weather and climate changes all throughout the year. Preparing your rugs for the changes in weather is key to their longevity.…Read More

  7. Tips For Living With Pets And Keeping Your Rug Clean

    When you live with a furry friend, it isn’t always easy to keep your home in tip-top shape. When you throw an oriental rug into the mix, it can feel nearly impossible to keep your beautiful piece clean. The good news is that even when you have pets in the home, there are ways to cut down on how much dirt and grime your rug sees. Here at Oriental Express, we specialize in oriental rug cleaning se…Read More

  8. Choosing The Perfect Rooms For Rugs In Your Home

    If you are in love with the beauty of oriental, Persian, and antique rugs, we understand. Here at Oriental Express, our love for specialty rugs is what drives our business. We specialize in rug cleaning services in Las Vegas that are geared toward keeping treasured rugs clean and pristine. Our professional rug cleaning services will carefully remove any dirt and grime from your ornate rugs without…Read More

  9. Quick Tips For Keeping Your Rug Cleaner Year Round

    When you have a beautiful rug in your home, you want to keep it clean and looking its absolute best. If you have recently invested in a Persian, oriental, or antique rug, it is time to start focusing on ways you can improve the cleanliness of this beautiful piece. Unlike a cheap throw rug that you can dump into your washing machine once it gets dirty, an ornate rug requires a professional approach…Read More