Why are Afghan rugs so expensive?

Why are Afghan rugs so expensive?

The finest of these carpets can take months, and even years to be made. Finer yarns like silk and cotton yields light-weight and intricate designs and takes much longer to weave compared to wool yarns. Hence, the prices of the rugs made from finer yarns are higher than the ones made completely of wool.

Are Tabriz rugs valuable?

Tabriz rugs are among the more expensive Persian rugs but as any rug expert will tell you, the higher price is well worth it, both in terms of the sophistication it will impart to any room in which it is placed and also as an investment. A well maintained Tabriz rug will hold its value through the years.

Are Iranian rugs expensive?

A high-quality Iranian carpet can cost tens of thousands of dollars, with antique rugs fetching even higher prices. So how are Persian rugs made, and why are they so expensive? Persian rugs can often take years, and sometimes decades to create. A high-quality Iranian carpet can cost tens of thousands of dollars.

What kind of service does Karimi rugs offer?

At Karimi Rugs knowledge meets unmatched customer service. We strive to deliver the best services and products from cleaning and restoration to the sale of fine quality, hard wearing Persian rugs and Oriental rugs. We offer a deep and varied selection of the best quality Persian, Afghan and other handmade rugs on the market today.

Where is Karimi rugs in Tunbridge Wells Kent?

Known throughout London and South East England to both private clients and tradesmen he has been based and active in Royal Tunbridge Wells, Kent for well over 10 years. Carrying a reputation for his commitment to the highest customer service and knowledge on all aspects of rugs you can expect nothing but the best.

What’s the best way to clean an oriental rug?

Under freshwater and with the use of natural non-acidic shampoo we clean your rug throughout, from foundation to pile in the traditional way. Your rug will be placed inside a centrifuge where it will be spun safely to remove excess clean water and improve the drying time. We never use heat or unnatural methods for drying!

Can a handmade rug be repaired by hand?

Handmade rugs are always repaired by hand guaranteed. We restore all types of handmade rugs, from Oriental silk rugs to Antique tribal rugs. Dealing with each rug on a case by case basis, we give you a thorough explanation of what we would need to do and exactly how we do it in the comfort of your home.