As summer approaches more people are telling us they want to store their rugs for the season, and clients often ask if they can store their rugs in the plastic tubing we use to keep their rugs clean for transport back home. Even though our plastic tubing is perforated to equalize humidity levels, we can't recommend storing your rugs in plastic.
Hand-loomed rugs are quickly taking over the rug market. This isn't due to consumer demand for a hot, new look as most are made to look like other types of rugs. It's because hand-loomed rugs are quick to make and therefore cheaper to manufacture.
Did you know there are 5 good reasons why your rug needs a pad? The benefits of rug pads include: quieting footsteps and extending the life of your rug. Well, okay, we've given you 2 reasons, so we have 3 left. Read the article now to learn all about the 5 reasons your rug needs a pad.
Perhaps you searched for weeks—or even months—to find the perfect area rug, and you finally found it! It's that beautiful addition to the room that truly makes your décor complete. To ensure a long life for your rug, and to enjoy it to the fullest, the first thing you should do is buy a high-quality pad (otherwise known as underlayment) to place beneath it. Here are just a few of the reasons why.