K.A. Pridjian & Co. under new ownership

Vahan Janjigian, general manager of K.A. Pridjian & Co., 11600 S. Halsted St., displays some of the fine rugs that the company has in stock. Serving the community since 1924, K.A. Pridjian & Co. is now under the ownership of Oscar Isberian Rugs, which was established in 1920 and is celebrating its 100th anniversary. As the previous owners retired from Pridjian Rugs in early February, Isberian Rugs was proud to become the owners as the families have been longtime friends. Janjigian has been with Isberian Rugs for seven years after retiring from a successful career in corporate training and operations. As the transition was taking place, the pandemic forced a temporary closure at Pridjian Rugs, but it is now back to regular hours of Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The owners have updated and upgraded the carpeting department with a larger and newer selection of carpeting. They also offer a Value Center with handmade rugs at exceptional prices. In addition, Pridjian Rugs can provide rugs from the three other locations of Isberian Rugs. Pridjian Rugs is well known for its cleaning services for residential and commercial customers, and it has the best rug-cleaning facilities in the Midwest. The firm has many longtime customers in Beverly and Morgan Park, and they take advantage of its top-quality cleaning services. Items can be picked-up by the familiar blue K.A. Pridjian trucks or dropped off by customers. The traditions of service, value and a friendly staff remain the same at K.A. Pridjian Rugs. “We are excited to be here,” said Janjigian. “We think it’s a tremendous opportunity because of its current customers and the opportunity to attract new people to our store.” K.A. Pridjian currently is offering a special on area rug cleaning services. For more information, call (773) 785-2800 or visit the website at kapridjian.com.