Published at Friday, January 05th 2018, 03:44:27 AM by Paulette Charlotte. Rugs. Oriental carpets were originally woven and tufted by hand to cover the ground or floors in tents and buildings with earth or stone floors. They added warmth and color to the lives of those living in these dwellings. European castles and lesser homes often had earth or stone floors covered with things like rushes or straw and when travellers brought back rugs from the East those who could afford them bought these carpets to enhance their homes as well. Settlers coming to America brought rugs with them or the knowledge to make them. Soft woven or tufted flooring covers are used around the world to add comfort color and style to homes and commercial spaces.
Published at Wednesday, January 10th 2018, 20:11:32 PM by Ernesta Imma. Rugs. Know what room you want it to be positioned so as to know a rug's function; whether it stands as a mere floor covering or a wall décor. Pondering on a rug's function will allow you to consider the material of the rug. For rooms with heavy foot traffic like living rooms and dining areas choose a rug that is made with fibers that are resilient to dirt and stains; specifically natural fibers like wool. If you wish to use an area rug as a wall décor (like tapestries) choose rugs made of natural silk; since silk tends to last better than other natural materials because of its delicate and lustrous quality.
Published at Wednesday, January 10th 2018, 20:11:19 PM by Bernardetta Viviana. Rugs. Room-Size Rugs. When choosing room-size rugs a good rule of thumb is to measure the room and ensure there will be approximately 18 to 24 inches of space between the rug and the wall on each side. This will help you achieve a balanced look that is not crowded or overbearing. If you are using the rug to cover a hardwood floor this also allows some of the beauty and sheen of the base flooring to add a touch of elegance to the room by providing your guests with a glimpse of the wood around the borders of the space.
Published at Friday, January 05th 2018, 03:45:25 AM by Bernardetta Viviana. Rugs. These rugs will add the comfort of your living room with luxury fibers and natural beauty. They are easy to clean with a vacuum or a damp cloth. Natural Area Rugs using high quality wool hand-tufted to be attractive to the eye soft to the touch. These carpets have a pile of stuffed little less than 1 1 / 2 "thick to ensure a soft cushion on the floor and are backed with canvas. So a rug pad backing is recommended.
Published at Friday, January 05th 2018, 03:45:17 AM by Ernesta Imma. Rugs. Entrances. Most people think area rugs are too large for an entrance but they are available in the smaller sizes. So whether you have a grand entrance or a smaller entrance you should consider making a decor statement where people enter. You could place a beautiful oval braided rug at your entrance or a bold rectangular rug. Make it blend or stand out. Your choice. An area rug at your entrance also has some function use as well. The worst thing for your carpets is oil dirt and sand. Even a clean pair of shoes will track particles onto the carpet. Using an area rug will help reduce what gets tracked because it will act as a catcher. If you have a tiled or linoleum entrance it will also keep it looking cleaner as the rug can pick up the dirt or mud off of shoes and it's easily cleaner up with a vacuum.
Published at Friday, January 05th 2018, 03:45:10 AM by Janine Rosemonde. Rugs. Area rugs are a powerful tool to changing the look of your room or adding the finishing touches. No matter how small your budget is you are certain to be able to afford an area rug. They are affordable and available and carpet dealers and department stores. The variety is endless and you are certain to find the right area rug for the job. Here are 6 ways to use an area rug in your home.
Published at Friday, January 05th 2018, 03:45:01 AM by Paulette Charlotte. Rugs. Hallway Rugs. Depending on the size of the hallways in your home you will likely need a long narrow area rug - or runner - for this space. In order to achieve a balanced look and find the right size rug for your hallway keep in mind that the rug you select should be two to four inches narrower than the width of your hallway and 18 to 24 inches shorter than your hallway's total length.
Published at Friday, January 05th 2018, 03:44:51 AM by Vladislava Alla. Rugs. These rugs will add the comfort of your living room with luxury fibers and natural beauty. They are easy to clean with a vacuum or a damp cloth. Natural Area Rugs using high quality wool hand-tufted to be attractive to the eye soft to the touch. These carpets have a pile of stuffed little less than 1 1 / 2 "thick to ensure a soft cushion on the floor and are backed with canvas. So a rug pad backing is recommended.