How To: Care for Wool Rugs

How To: Care for Wool Rugs

Heather Blaha
Mar 16, 2009

Wool rugs are warm, beautiful, resilient and durable...but they still need regular attention and care. See our 5 simple tips for making wool rugs last and last below:

  • Vacuum, vacuum!
  • Place a pad under your rug.
  • Rotate regularly (annually should be fine) so your rug receives even wear.
  • Blot and remove any stains as soon as they happen.
  • Professionally clean every two or three years, if foot traffic is high.

Anything to add to the list?

(Image: Tibetan Rugs by Martha Stewart)

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