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4TH QUARTER NEWSLETTER Checking It Twice: Using Cameras Within Your Business By Scott Ring In business, we spend our efforts, time, and money to properly train our staff to identify rugs, cleaning risks, and pre-existing conditions that are evident at...
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SEPTEMBER 2016 NEWSLETTER How to Determine if Rug Repair is Worthwhile by Brian Benzel One of the first things we do when looking at the potential repair/restoration of a rug, is determining whether or not the repair is worthwhile. The...
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A History of Hand-Woven and Machine-Made American Rugs  By Grady Ferguson Even though America has a short history as a country, it has gone from a land of immigrants to a world leader in economic growth and industrialization. Through this...
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DECEMBER 2015 NEWSLETTER Rug History with Brian BenzelSerafian's Oriental Rugs1421 Wyoming Blvd NEAlbuquerque, NM 87112Hosteen Klah is a fascinating figure from Navajo history that few know about. I chose him as my subject, because the little I did know made...
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SEPTEMBER 2015 NEWSLETTER Netatmo Remote Dry Room Monitoring System  Since the early days of Cristomar, I’ve been more than interested in tracking the effectiveness of our still dry room. Ambient temperature and humidity has direct effects on the efficiency of...
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