June 2018

Think about having an area rug on your patio

If you love to entertain on your beautiful patio you should have a nice area rug. Even more than one area rug to show off your patio.
There are many types of rugs that you can use. In the desert we do not get much rain. Give us a call and we can show you the correct kind of rugs. Read More…

Save your Hardwood Floors with an Area Rug

Bold Patterns

Be daring and break out of your decorating comfort zone. Believes a good rug can anchor the entire composition of a room. An area rug can either bring something unexpected or add a jolt of color. Don't be afraid to use a bold color or rich pattern. Against white walls, floors and chairs, this zebra-inspired rug adds a shock of color and becomes the room's focal point. Read More…

Enhance your Rental Property with an Area Rug.

Family Friendly
Children and pets will certainly bring quick wear and tear to an area rug, so keep this in mind when deciding what colors and particularly what fabric to use. According to designer David Scott, "the number one rule of decorating with area rugs is to purchase the rug with your lifestyle in mind. Read More…

Floor Art using Area Rugs

Dining areas and tables provide the perfect space for a unique area rug. Define the table and seating area in a game room with a modern, custom-made wool and silk area rugs.
The area looks different at different time of day as the light hits the rug differently. The silk and different threads reflect the light differently making the area rug an ever-changing piece of art on the floor.
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How to care for your Large Area Rug

Vacuum a new Oriental rug as you would carpet and wool area rugs. Use special care with delicate vintage or antique rugs. Protect them from the vacuum by placing a piece of nylon screen over the rug and weighting it down with books or bricks. Vacuum over the screen. Or, tie a piece of nylon mesh over the vacuum attachment and change the mesh frequently as dirt accumulates. Have these rugs professionally cleaned once a year. Rotate rugs to ensure even wear; direct exposure to sun will cause fading. Read More…

Area Rug Sizes

A rug may be considered an accessory, but it can be the foundation of a gorgeous space. Most of the time it is bet to get the rug first. "Often, rugs are the more limiting piece when it comes to pattern, color and what fits into your budget, so you may want to start with the rug design and move on to the fabrics and paint from there," she says. Designer David Scott says an area rug should be the "soul of your room," and the "color scheme, furniture placement and accessories should all connect back to it." Read More…