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Consumer Alert: Oriental Rug “Going Out Of Business” and Auction Scams

Sadly, we’ve all come across scams of sorts at some point in our lives… and it isn’t any different when it comes to Oriental Rugs. Many people have been scammed for thousands of dollars by dishonest dealers who either sell […]

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Oriental Rugs Hit The Ground Running in Their Comeback

By Jura Konicus, Courtesy of The Washington Post. Photo by Michael K. Wilkinson/The Washington Post The tangerine and brick-red vintage tribal Persian rug on the September cover of House Beautiful heralds a major design direction. Oriental rugs are back. And […]

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We’ve been selected as “Best of The Bay 2015″!

Rug Bazaar is proud to be selected as Tampa Tribune’s “Best of The Bay 2015″. Print out our ad in the latest issue of “Discover Tampa Bay” and save 10% off your next purchase.

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My rug was in a flood! Now what?

A Primer For What To Do If You Have A Flooded Rug With the torrential rains that have plagued the Tampa Bay Area the past three weeks, unfortunately many homes – mainly in South Tampa and Pasco County – have […]

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What’s In A Knot?

Often times, when a customer is shopping for a new handmade rug, they’ll come across a rug that’s priced at – for example – $1000, and then they’ll see another same-sized rug at $3000. Hence, the question: “why is this […]

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Proper Storage of Oriental Rugs

Rugs are meant to be enjoyed and used, in all traffic areas, with wear and tear, and plenty of light. It’s the everyday use that helps each rug develop its unique characteristics. But in the event that you have to […]

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Is my rug an antique rug?

One of the most practical characteristics of oriental rugs is that good handmade rugs usually appreciate in value. You get to use them for years and they will actually be worth more in due time, with a little TLC and […]

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Rug Imperfections – Your Rug Is Not Defective!

So you’ve recently bought a handmade rug, and after a week or so, you notice a few things – the rug seems to shed a bit. Or maybe you notice that there seems to be some color variations in the […]

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How To Tell If A Rug Is Handmade?

What makes handmade rugs so practical and great is that they are works of art that endure heavy everyday use. Let’s say you’ve decided to purchase a handmade rug, but how do you know if the rug you are considering […]

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Come see us at The Tampa Bay Home Show 2014

The Home Show at Tropicana Field will feature hundreds of area home specialists – all in one location. Everything from furniture to decorating ideas to landscaping to remodeling to interior design, and the list goes on. See the latest in […]

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