Care Instructions Care Info: You've put a lot of care into choosing your furnishings. And with continued care at home, they should share your address for many years to come. Now for your owner's manual… Sharif Striped Wool 5'x8' Rug Rug pad recommended. Professional cleaning recommended. Vacuum regularly. Blot spills immediately with a clean, absorbent white cloth. Rotate rug frequently for even wear. Clip, do not pull, if snagging occurs. Not for use over carpeting without appropriate rug pad. For the first two to three months, additional vacuuming may be necessary to manage the normal shedding that occurs. Vacuum regularly without the beater bar turned on (or on highest pile setting). Rug pad recommended to prevent slipping, to prevent color transfer to carpeting or floors, to protect the finish on varnished floors, and to protect the rug from heavy furniture. Blot spills immediately with clean, dry cloth. Rotate periodically to ensure even wear.