Pathogens are microscopic organisms harmful to humans. Bacteria, mould and viruses can all invade your home, settle deep into carpet fibres and multiply without you knowing they’re there.
Rare, hand-knotted oriental silk carpets are sought-after treasures that demand some of the highest prices in the world.
Permanent marker pens are handy when you need to make indelible marks on clothing. In the wrong hands, however, they can wreak untold damage.
Carpets are expensive household items that have to endure high traffic volumes, spills and general wear and tear.