Rugs are the ultimate accessory to add some extra detail to a room. They can be used in bedrooms, offices, living rooms, study rooms, and bathrooms. They can inject life into a drab room, show personality, add colour, texture and colour to a room. They are also perfect whether you are decorating on a budget or have a high design budget.
Types of rugs
Various types of rugs
There is a surprisingly wide range of carpets.
Carpets range in size, quality, design, price and origin.
They can also be made from various materials and even animal hides.
There are Persian rugs, oriental rugs, area rugs, antique rugs, sheepskin rugs, bear rugs, Flokati rugs.
Rugs can also be made to order. Having your rug specially made to suit your personal taste can make your room even more personal.
Black rugs in particular are a wonderful decorating option.
They are the least cumbersome in that they can cover up a lot of dirt and reduce the trouble and expense involved in the regular cleaning that lighter rugs require. Dark rugs can also blend in with any colour scheme you already have and can remain a staple if you choose to redecorate and change colours.
Caring for your rug
Here are some tips about taking care of your rug. This will make you rug last longer and still look as good as new. You should occasionally turn your rug around so that it does not get more worn out in some areas than others.
You should not place your rug in areas where it will get too much sunlight.
This can cause fading. You should also vacuum your rug often and not only when it looks dirty. Clean liquid spills on your carpet immediately and do not let It set and stain.
Use proper carpet cleaning materials or hire professional carpet cleaners for the best results.
When you set out to buy a rug, be it a red rug, large rug, wool rug, cheap rug, designer rug, damask rug or shaggy rug, you must take into consideration the price, quality and style.
Black rugs are usually the safest bet because they do not show dirt and are easier to clean.