While decorating a home, every little factors count. Though there is no such hard and fast rule, but keeping certain thinks in mind while renovating the interior will surely enhance the beauty of the room. Likewsie, rugs and carpets can help you to create a stylish interior. Finding a perfect rug can also be a difficult task. However, it is always better to select the rug first and then continue with the entire room decor. Here are the 3 major things which you need to know before going creative with rugs.
Size of the Carpet: A rug should never feel small for a room. A rug or carpet can be high on the pocket for few, but if you cleverly decide then it can offer the best visual impact within a budget. If your selected rug or carpet of the living area is not covering the whole floor, at least ensure that the edges are placed under the front feet of the furniture.
For the dining room, the chairs should be on the rug, even if they are pulled out. Throw rugs are the ideal choice for the bedrooms. While buying two different rugs for a particular area, just check that they compliment each other offering the desired look to the room.
Colours: Pastel colours are ideal for the rug to blend in with the elements. If the rug is placed in the center, bold colour rugs are perfect to make up the space. Light pastel rugs are good for smaller room, whereas the bright and dark colour rugs are for large rooms. You can also pick between traditional, floral or modern patterns based on your style of furnishing materials in the room. As carpets often anchor the room, most of the reputed dealers, let you try out rugs before the actual purchase. It is recommended that for a modern décor room, you must go for modern patterned and colourful rugs. Likewise,choose the colour which compliment your interior wall colour.
Last but not the least maintenance of the rugs and the carpets. If the rugs are not maintained well, they can turn into health hazard. Normal rugs can be easily kept clean and vacuumed regularly. Try to keep the rugs in dry place even if not in used. Easy washable carpets are also available in the market. If you have no time for cleaning just make sure that you sweep or brush them twice in a week.
Styling your home with rugs and carpets is not a time consuming or difficult task, but yes, selecting the best one is not all, maintenance is required to keep the beauty intact. If you have some more ideas to share, comment below.