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1ST QUARTER NEWSLETTER The ARCS Annual Convention is April 18-21, 2017 in San Antonio, TX. We have a fantastic week planned for you. Upon arrival enjoy networking and happy hour overlooking the famous SA Riverwalk. Wednesday will be filled with...
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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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