Yes, we welcome the opportunity to work with the general public. Our friendly and experienced staff will be available to answer questions and guide you to assure your needs are met.
No appointment is necessary. All are welcome to come in anytime during regular business hours.
The term binding describes a 1 ¼" cotton ribbon, sewn to the edge of a rug. It is generally the selection for high-traffic area rugs, such as an entryway or hall runners. Serging means to use a yarn loop stitch sewn to the edge of a rug. Serging is a little more decorative and is generally used on rugs that are made to enhance the look of a room. We have a multitude of color options to match your carpet or rug exactly, be it bound or serged.
Standard turnaround is one week. Wide-bind rugs two to three weeks. Logos and custom designs three to four weeks. Please call for a more accurate timeline depending on your project.
Generally, all area rug carpet is provided by the customer. We do not sell carpet for area rugs. We do carry material for walk-off mats and material for replacement snap-on boat carpet.
Yes, often people will find the perfect rug but in the wrong size. We at Bob’s Binding & Serging are experts on making that perfect rug fit into your room.
Monks cloth is a soft muslin cloth that is glued to the back of a rug before the binding or serging process. The soft Monks cloth backing will help to protect the wear on your existing carpet.
Our 1-step nonskid backing is perfect for your entryway rug. This backing is glued directly to of the rug to keep the rug in place. Our rubberized backing is safe for all kinds of hard surface flooring, including hardwood.
Yes, we sell many different pads, cut to your custom-sized rug. All pads are cut 1.5 inches smaller than your rug to ensure that your rug will nicely cover the pad and prevent any tripping hazards. Options are as follows:
We do not clean rugs. However, we do work closely with American Rug and Laundry and can make arrangements for pickup and delivery to and from our location.
Yes, for a fee, we will pick up and/or deliver your area rug. We work within a 20-mile radius of our location in Golden Valley. Call for quote.
Yes, we will accept any prepaid delivery on rugs. There is a fee for receiving and inspecting all rugs. This fee is waived if there is to be any resizing work done.