Fringe Rot

What is fringe rot

The Fringe is the weakest part of the rug.

Over a period of time, all fringes become worn from foot traffic, pets , vacuum cleaners and off the shelf products.

Chemical washing of rugs accelerates the deterioration of cotton fringes becoming broken and loose.

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Prevention Of Fringe Rot

In my experience fringe rot is going to happen to all rugs prevention will only slow the process down.

Here are a couple of tips to help

  • fold your rug fringes under the body of the rug
  • do not vacuum the fringes
  • dont use off the shelf products to clean the fringes
  • be careful when mopping round your rugs not to come into contact with the rug
  • rinse any products used on the fringes

If in doubt call the professionals

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