Posted by Robert Mann, November 11, 2019

Recently I had the opportunity to spend a few days in Izmir, Turkey at the Antique Textile Conservation’s workshop.  We reviewed textiles we had sent them to work on. That visit was followed by two weeks of touring with a group of American rug cleaners. It was a memorable trip. As a foreign visitor it […]

The Shared Visions Project

an upcoming arts event
Posted by Robert Mann, April 12, 2019

You might remember a card we mailed out awhile back using this art by John Bonath.  He created the imagery from special hand-spun Iranian yarn that we use for our rug restoration.  John is part of our family here at RMR. He has done our photography and design for the last 26 years.  His work […]


Posted by lse admin, February 13, 2019

We’re Closer Than You Think! Telephone 303-292-2522 Email office@mannrugs.com Address Robert Mann Rugs 2151 W. 56th Ave, Denver, CO 80221 Directions from the 80211 zip code Directions from the 80204 zip code Directions from the 80205 zip code Directions from the 80202 zip code Contact Us Hours 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, […]

2018 Conference

at Robert Mann Rugs
Posted by Robert Mann, November 8, 2018

The middle of October found us hosting a Rug Washing industry conference at our newly built facility in Denver. Over 150 industry colleagues came to visit, take classes, hear lectures and wash a lot of rugs. It was jointly sponsored by ARCS – The Association of Rug Care Specialists – and Centrum Force, the premier […]

Robert Mann Restoration Yarns

materials for the restoration of hand-made textiles
Posted by Robert Mann, September 26, 2018

We have a lot of experience preparing materials for rug restoration. It’s always been difficult to find the right materials.  From the beginning it was clear that spinning, re-spinning, and custom dying was the only way to get it right to do the job. There is a hard truth in rug restoration. No matter what […]

Rug Pads

Are they necessary?
Posted by Robert Mann, September 25, 2018

You don’t have to have pads under your rugs. But it’s better if you do. Pads extend the life of your rug, hold them in place and make your rugs much more comfortable to walk on. The best pads are made from entirely recycled materials, have little or no odor, and hold your rug in […]