washing handmade carpet after weaving in Farahan Carpet workshop
The next step in the final service of the handmade carpet after shaving is the wash step. Depending on the order, as well as the colors of the hand-made rugs, each carpet is washed one to three times. Specializing in washing carpets is also a must because it must be done in such a way as to avoid harming the carpets of acids, alkalies and generally very strong chemicals that cause serious damage to both warps and Lint. In general, it can be said that washing carpets play a vital role to make the colors shining and making them more beautiful when the colors are natural.
Unfortunately, due to the ignorance of the people, the lack of carpet cleanings, and the profitability of handmade carpet businessman, most of the handmade carpets on the market are delivered to customers without first washing. Carpets need to be washed after a few years, but regardless of the difference between machine-woven carpet and handmade carpets, Chlorinated and alkaline substances are used in carpets cleaning , which can cause serious damage to the warps and lint.
In the video below, you can see the handmade carpet wash in Farahan Carpet Collection by expert people.