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Carpeteria Genie.

Carpeteria Genie

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Reno, Nevada

The Reno Carpeteria franchise opened in 1980, two decades after the discount flooring retailer's first store in California rolled out the welcome mat. The two-faced fiberglass genie on Reno's sign is a younger version of the signature Carpeteria Genie signs found at the corporation-owned stores. The genie is smaller, the grin less impish. Other Carpeterias went out of business, but this is one that has survived.

Also see: Carpeteria Genies

Carpeteria Genie

8150 S. Virginia St., Reno, NV
South edge of the city. US 395/North-South Freeway exit 61. Drive north two blocks on Virginia St. On the right.
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