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Updating Your Decor with Floral Area Rugs

Updating Your Decor with Floral Area Rugs

Springtime brings a renewed sense for us all, and this is especially true when it comes to our home interiors. As longer days, warmer weather and color return to the landscape so does our intuition to sweep away the cobwebs, clear the clutter and make some fresh new changes to our living spaces.
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Updating Your Decor with Floral Area Rugs

Updating Your Decor with Floral Area Rugs

Springtime brings a renewed sense for us all, and this is especially true when it comes to our home interiors. As longer days, warmer weather and color return to the landscape so does our intuition to sweep away the cobwebs, clear the clutter and make some fresh new changes to our living spaces.
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5 Things to Look for in a Vintage Rug

5 Things to Look for in a Vintage Rug

One motif in particular that will never go out of style; vintage. While vintage can mean a lot of different things to a lot of different people, in general, it simply means the opposite of contemporary. Vintage patterns feature colors and design elements that are classic, accessible and will stand the test of time. 
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4 Reasons to Add Rugs to Your Bedroom

4 Reasons to Add Rugs to Your Bedroom

Perhaps one of the most neglected spaces in the home when it comes to home decor is, unfortunately, our bedrooms. The average person spends about a third of their life sleeping … so why is it that when it comes to our most-used space, we forget all about comfort and style?
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How to Add Colorful Rugs to Any Space

How to Add Colorful Rugs to Any Space

Picking the perfect area rug can be a bit intimidating for some, especially if style and design aren’t your strong suit. A quality area rug is an investment, and most people worry about choosing the wrong colors, patterns or sizes to fit their space. As a result, it’s common to end up playing it safe and select an underwhelming rug that doesn’t really fit your style or aesthetic.
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How to Work Your Rug's Sheen

How to Work Your Rug's Sheen

It’s a matter of perspective. Some folks hate the look while others fully embrace it. We’re talking about the apparent difference in color that is visible on woven rugs and carpets depending on the direction of the fibers and light reflecting off of them. This creates sheen, sometimes called “pile reversal”. This effect is especially notable after vacuuming because pushing the vacuum across the floor instantly changes the direction in which the fibers are bent. It also occurs over time as the rug fibers are bent by walking on them.
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6 Reasons Why You Need Runners

6 Reasons Why You Need Runners

There are many great reasons to use rug runners in your interior spaces. Their shape alone (runners are typically 2 to 3 feet wide and 7 to 14 feet long) make them ideal for placement throughout the home.  From the foyer to the mudroom, they’re perfect for many different areas. It should be noted that you’ll get the best visual effect from your area rugs and rug runners if you choose colors and patterns that complement each other when they can all be seen through open doorways and such. Here are six reasons you need runners that immediately come to mind:
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Theory of Color: What Your Home's Color Palette is Saying

Theory of Color: What Your Home's Color Palette is Saying

The color palette seen throughout your home can say a lot about your personality and your outlook on life. It’s interesting to explore the colors, tones, and the mix of hues with which we surround ourselves. Given the chance, each of us will likely choose to live with colors that make us happy, give us confidence and a sense of well-being.
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How To Properly Unpack Your New Rug

How To Properly Unpack Your New Rug

Wrinkles, ripples, and bumps happen even when rugs are treated with the greatest of care. Often patience is the most effective tool you can use to achieve a perfectly flat, beautiful, and safe rug surface. Just as important as patience is caution. Be careful as you seek to remove distortions from your rug.
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Flatweave, Low Pile or High Pile , What Rug Do YOU Need?

Flatweave, Low Pile or High Pile , What Rug Do YOU Need?

Don’t know where to start? When selecting a rug for your home, there are so many elements to consider that the task can become overwhelming. Pattern, color, size, material--all are important, but often most confusing can be the rug’s pile. What type will work best for your lifestyle? Flat-weave, low pile, high pile--all have pros and cons, all are beautiful in their own way. Here are some questions to ask yourself when deciding which rug pile will work best in YOUR home:
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10 Perfect Rug Types for a Coastal Look

10 Perfect Rug Types for a Coastal Look

Coastal style rooms are some of the most appealing spaces you’ll find. Light and airy, they offer the best elements of sand and sea. Beautiful watery blues and greens with a dash of sandy tones to mimic the beach are usually found in these awesome rooms. 
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New Years Resolution: Total Home Makeover

New Years Resolution: Total Home Makeover

Like any New Years resolution, a total home makeover is sure to take some time. Planning what you want to do is the first step, so start thinking of all the ways you can improve your spaces now. Whether you want to completely refresh with paint, fixtures and a new area rug, or realize you just need to get organized, every effort you put into making your space great will help you feel more comfortable at home and ready to face a new year.
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How to Use Area Rugs for Your Holiday Decor

How to Use Area Rugs for Your Holiday Decor

The holidays are upon us, which means shopping for gifts, digging out cherished recipes and of course, decking your halls. However, sometimes our everyday home aesthetic doesn’t mesh quite as well with our favorite holiday decorations, making it hard to...

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