Oxford Persian Rug Cleaning & Repairs

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Welcome to the Oxfordshire base of Rug Nurse—a name synonymous with delivering unrivalled antique oriental rug cleaning, restoration, and repair services for your esteemed Persian rugs across the southeast of England. Our dedicated rug experts, based at our London workshop, are personally involved in every job.

Spanning several years and three generations, Rug Nurse has cultivated a trusted name in Persian rug upkeep and specialised repair services. Our Oxford branch is ideally situated to serve clients in all key towns and locales throughout the broader Oxfordshire area, including:

• Oxford • Banbury • Abingdon • Bicester • Witney • Didcot

Hobbit Homeliness: The Tale of Persian Rugs in Oxford

Nestled in the heart of Oxfordshire, Oxford, the city of dreaming spires, stands as a testament to the timeless allure of history, knowledge, and imagination. It is home to the renowned University of Oxford, the oldest university in the English-speaking world, and this enduring legacy of academia resonates with the time-honoured artistry of Persian rugs. The city’s inhabitants, from the intellectual elite to the whimsical admirers of Middle-earth, appreciate the intricate craftsmanship, antiquity, and grandeur of these rugs, each piece narrating a story as engrossing as a Tolkien tome.

Just as the spires of Oxford reach towards the sky, the intricacies of Persian rugs weave towards the realm of art. The city’s inhabitants, scholars and dreamers alike, understand the value of these woven tales beneath their feet, just as they appreciate the weight of history in the well-thumbed pages of an ancient text. There’s a certain magic that permeates the Oxford air, a blend of ancient wisdom and fanciful storytelling, that finds a mirror in the patterns of these Oriental masterpieces.

For the discerning Hobbits of Oxford, these Persian rugs perhaps serve as a portal to far-off lands, a colourful tapestry of tales spun in wool and silk. The rugs’ vibrant hues and complex designs might just remind one of a cosy Hobbit-hole adorned with such a rug, the heart of their home, carrying tales of grand adventures and simple comforts.

Our Persian rug cleaning and repair services in Oxford and Oxfordshire are dedicated to maintaining these portals to fantastical journeys and historic tales. Just as Oxford preserves its rich history and stimulates the imagination, we strive to keep your Persian and Oriental rugs in exquisite condition. Our team of experts are equipped with the knowledge and tools to restore and maintain these rugs, ensuring that their stories continue to captivate and enchant, much like the captivating blend of academia and whimsy that makes Oxford unique.

Persian rug in an Oxfordshire home

"Rug Nurse did an excellent job restoring our neglected oriental rug to its former beauty and have great experience and expertise in this field."

— Matilda Bell, Cheltenham

Based on 9 reviews
A great family business who have served my wife and I. Highly recommended.
Matthew Lymn Rose
Matthew Lymn Rose
Prompt and professional service, rug cleaned and repaired. Will probably use again.
elizabeth cooke
elizabeth cooke
Rug nurse is fantastic! My much loved rugs have had a new lease of life and look amazing. The team were responsive, punctual and gave me text and photographic updates as the cleaning and repair process progressed. I would highly recommend Rug Nurse.
Home visit from a professional knowledgeable lady who knew her stuff ! Quoted for the repair of my heirloom piece. Reasonable prices.
Julia Hunt
Julia Hunt
Just had my rugs & carpets cleaned by the brilliant Rugnurse. Polite, friendly, professional service & have made my carpets & rugs look brand new 🤩 I would highly recommend these guys. Give them a try-you won’t be disappointed.
Ellie Smith
Ellie Smith
I asked Christine if she could repair my much loved Afghan Rug that I had bought there a number of years ago and which had been damaged. It came back in fabulous condition, repaired and cleaned. Thank you, you have done a wonderful job, I am most grateful.
Jeremy Wescombe
Jeremy Wescombe
First class service
Reps Direct
Reps Direct
Highly recommend Christina a lovely girl and does a wonderful job
sophie warre
sophie warre
Had my rug cleaned and very happy with the outcome. Great service & would highly recommend! Thank you😊
Linzi C
Linzi C

Our skilled artisans are proficient in the conservation of an extensive range of antique rugs

Antique oriental and Persian rugs often embody significant sentimental and monetary value, treasured as familial heirlooms passed down through the ages. Recognising the essence of their upkeep, owners often resort to the professional prowess of Rug Nurse to ensure their rugs maintain their splendour for future generations. We exercise the utmost care and reverence when dealing with your rug, reflecting the honour it truly merits.

Our seasoned craftspeople, many originating from the regions where these rugs were initially woven, have dedicated years to mastering the fine details of handmade antique Persian rugs from the Near, Middle, and Far East. Their profound comprehension of the crafting techniques and materials used is a crucial component in delivering successful oriental rug repair services.

Our team of experienced artisans are skilled in both traditional and contemporary techniques for Persian rug repair and cleaning. We use only superior-grade materials, guaranteeing the restoration and return of your rug to its prime form.

Our array of services includes expert cleaning to remove dirt and stains, repairs to mend any wear or damage, including restoration of holes, fringes, and edges due to wear & tear, fire, flood, moth, or pet damage, to recapture the rug’s inherent charm.

Rug Nurse takes immense pride in offering stellar customer service and is dedicated to ensuring our clients are thoroughly pleased with our work. So, if you’re seeking a dependable Persian rug repair and cleaning service in Oxfordshire, Rug Nurse is your perfect choice.

Our array of services includes expert cleaning to eradicate dirt and stains, repairs to amend any deterioration or harm, including restoration of holes, fringes, and edges caused by wear & tear, fire, flood, moth, or pet damage, all to reinstate the rug’s original charm.

At Rug Nurse, customer service excellence is at our core, and we are devoted to ensuring our clients are completely content with our work. Hence, if you’re in search of a reliable Persian rug repair and cleaning service in Kent, look no further than Rug Nurse.

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Looking for Persian rug cleaning & repair in Oxfordshire

If you require specialised rug repair and cleaning for your prized and valuable antique Persian rugs in Oxford or any of the towns and villages in Oxfordshire, we encourage you to contact us. We are more than happy to provide a free quote and answer any queries you might have.


Persian Rug Repairs

  • Colour restoration
  • Patching large holes
  • Reweaving worn areas
  • Fire & flood damage
  • Stain removal / spills
  • Moth damage / proofing
  • Fringe repairs & replacement
  • Re-knotting & reweaving
  • Binding, serging & overcasting
  • Downsizing larger rugs
  • Pet damage repairs

Persian Rug Cleaning

  • Odor / Odour removal
  • Disinfecting
  • Professional cleaning
  • Hand washing
  • Deodorising
  • Sanitising
  • Deep cleaning
  • Moth proofing

Typical Rug Nurse antique rug cleaning, repair & restoration services

Note: All rugs are expertly cleaned before we undertake any repair in our specialist London workshop. The method we use to clean your rug will also depend on the type of rug you have, and its current condition. For example, a fragile old antique rug will need a gentler approach to cleaning than a newer vintage rug that would benefit from deep-cleaning to remove fixed stains, ground-in grime before repair.

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Don't entrust your precious Persian rugs to just anyone

Rug Nurse understand that the oriental and Persian rugs in your home or office are more than just floor coverings. While your rug may not be a valuable antique, or even a vintage 50—100-year-old rug, nevertheless it’s a precious and irreplaceable piece to you.

That’s why we take every precaution to ensure the safety and security of your rugs while they are in our care— from the moment of collection, to the day your rug is delivered back to you in pristine condition.

We pride ourselves on offering the most competitively priced Persian rug repair and cleaning service for the quality of work we do, and believe that our attention to detail, commitment to quality workmanship and customer service is what set us apart in the marketplace.

As you would expect when working with potentially very valuable rugs, we have fully comprehensive insurance that covers your rugs while they are in transit and while they are at our repair workshop. This means that in the unlikely event that something happens to your rug, you can rest assured that you are fully protected.

In addition to our insurance coverage, we also offer a money-back guarantee on our cleaning services. If you are not entirely satisfied with the results of our cleaning, we will happily refund your money. We are confident in our ability to deliver exceptional results, but we want you to be completely satisfied with our services.

Looking for Persian rug cleaning & repair in Oxfordsire?

If you require specialised rug repair and cleaning for your cherished and valuable antique Persian rugs in any of the towns and locales in Oxfordshire, please feel free to contact us. We would be delighted to provide a free estimate and clarify any questions you may have.

With its close proximity to London and the prestigious Oxford University, home to numerous academics who appreciate the arts, Oxfordshire is a haven for those who value the elegance and importance of traditional hand-woven antique Oriental and Persian rugs, which lend an air of sophistication and refinement to their home interiors.

Many Oxfordshire residents, including academics, are passionate about classic and refined decor, admiring the intricate designs and colours of antique Oriental and Persian rugs. These rug owners often have a discerning eye for art and design, recognising that these rugs are not just floor coverings, but works of art that can introduce a unique sense of culture and elegance to any room.

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What you can expect when you call Rug Nurse

Thank you for considering Rug Nurse for your Persian rug repair and cleaning needs in East Sussex and surrounding areas, including West Sussex, Surrey, Kent, Essex, and the English Counties comprising the Cotswolds—Gloucestershire, Worcestershire, Warwickshire, Oxfordshire, Wiltshire and Somerset—an area once known mainly for sheep-farming.

Our expert repair and cleaning process begins with a thorough inspection of your rug. We carefully examine the rug to identify any areas that need repair. We then develop a customized plan of action to address the specific needs of your rug. We use safe, effective techniques, natural wool or silk dyes and pH-neutral cleaning products to restore your rugs to their former glory.

Once we have identified the repairs and cleaning that need to be done, we get to work using safe, effective techniques and pH-neutral cleaning products in our London workshop. We take the time to carefully clean each rug, before we begin restoration work, ensuring that we get the best possible results.

When it comes to caring for antique Persian rugs, we believe that paying for expert services are well worth the investment, and are confident that you will be completely satisfied with the results. No matter where you are located in the south of England, we are here to help. We look forward to helping you preserve these treasured pieces for many years to come. Contact us today to learn more and schedule a consultation.

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Looking for antique Persian rug repair & cleaning near me?

Specialist Persian rug repairs & professional cleaning will keep your antique or vintage rug looking its best. When you entrust your valuable rug to a skilled & experienced rug repair company like Rug Nurse, you’re not only restoring its beauty, but also helping to extend the life of the rug, so it can be enjoyed for many more years to come. If you’re Googling ‘antique Persian rug cleaning & repair near me’ anywhere within 100 miles of London, we can help.

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