You have made the big decision and have invested in a beautiful hardwood floor. It looks wonderful, feels fantastic on your feet and you are loving how easy it is to clean; however, there is something missing.
Many people feel a room is not finished unless it has a cosy rug or two. Rugs can serve a multitude of purposes, depending on the type and the room. They could offer a comfy area in a living room where the children can play, an attractive focal point in a dining room, or provide a toasty place for your bare feet to land when getting out of bed.
Whatever the purpose, it is important to choose the right type of rug. This will not only depend on your budget – always buy the best rug you can afford is the best counsel – but also on what it is being used for and where it is placed.
Where is it going?
Aside from the price and size, the first important consideration when buying a rug is where it is for. Areas with high ‘traffic’ or footfall, or places where children and pets are likely to bring in mud and …