GoodWeave honored Nice Modernist Award for its campaign to end child labor


Skoll Foundation | June 3, 2015 Since its founding in 1995, GoodWeave has worked to eliminate child labor from the rug industry with current operations in India, Nepal and Afghanistan. These efforts were recognized Saturday with the receipt of the inaugural Dwell on Design “Nice Modernist Award” by GoodWeave’s founding Executive Director, Nina Smith. Dwell … Read more

GoodWeave Facts and Performance Figures

RUGMARK is a global nonprofit organization working to end illegal child labor and offer educational opportunities for children in India, Nepal and Pakistan. Overview RUGMARK rugs are hand-knotted in Nepal using 100% Tibetan wool – simply the finest wool in the world. $20M worth of handmade rugs were certified by GoodWeave in 2003 (export value) … Read more

5 Tips To Protect Your Rugs Against Stains


Here are 5 ways to prevent your area and Oriental rugs from obtaining stains. Stain Protector Application After Washing Great for high traffic areas or full room cleaning Leaves behind Scotchgard ™ Protector anti-soiling agents to protect against future re-soiling Restores fresh, new look to colorfast rugs and carpets No Shoes Inside the House An … Read more

Water Damage Categories

Category 1: Also know as “Clean Water” refers to flooding from a source of water that does not pose any threat to humans. This is typically a water supply line from a water heater, faucets supply lines, dish washer supply lines, washing machine supply line, toilet supply lines and other supply lines in the walls. … Read more