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Area Rug | Before You Buy

Learn all you can before buying flooring, including area rugs. Knowledge about rug specifics, characteristics, and traits can be invaluable. Choosing the best area rug for your home is really about knowing the right combination of characteristics, aesthetics, performance and budget to best meet the needs of your lifestyle.

1. Size and shape

2. Color:

3. Pattern:

4. Style:

5. Design:

Can be divided into three major designs

 All-over

Medallion

One-sided

 Age:

There are three major timeline categories:

  1. Antique, over 60 years old
  2. Semi-antique, between 25 and 60 years old
  3. Contemporary, less than 25 years old

Condition:

Handmade rug classification:

Know the entire cost of ownership

Potential additional expenses: