Everybody knows or has heard of Feng Shui, the ancient art that gives people a chance to fine tune positive energy vibes and create a loving, happy, and prosperous environment, be it the office or our cozy nests. What very few know, though, is that decorative pieces can play a vital role in attracting good luck, love, and wealth, according to Feng … [Read more...] about Rug Feng-Shui to Draw Wealth, Love & Prosperity to your Home & Life!
We may be too far away from the fire season, but you know what people say: Better safe than sorry! So, this month we will be dealing with damage done to rugs and carpets from smoke, soot, and floods. Unfortunately, many fellow Canadians see their homes burn down from fires every year. And, those that manage to save their properties find themselves … [Read more...] about Saving Your Rugs After Fire or Flood
Whatever the case, storing your rugs properly is key to having them for a really long time. And, truth be told, if you have inherited a great (authentic) Oriental rug (or own one), you definitely need to provide all the care in the world to keep that precious asset in mint condition. Improper rug storage can lead to bug infestation, which is sheer … [Read more...] about Tips to Store your Rug and Not Have Damage or Bug Problems
There is no doubt that antique rugs transform the way any room looks. Even in spaces with already beautiful floors, it goes without saying, at least for most homeowners, that authentic Oriental rugs are heirloom pieces that you would want to keep with the family forever. Also, the fact that they never go out of style is a huge plus, especially if … [Read more...] about Decorating with Antique Rugs and Carpets: Easy Tips
Carpets, rugs and curtains capture odours like sponges. The good news is that we can remove odours quite easily, at least, most of the times. The bad news is that when the odour is the musty smell of mildew, things get slightly complicated, especially if you don't catch mold early on and it has reached the backing of the carpet. But, there is no … [Read more...] about How to Remove Mildew Smell Out of Your Rugs
Although it is an often overlooked issue, the shape of your rug can make or break the overall look of your room, so, it's indeed a big deal. Choose the wrong rug shape for the space you want to put them in and you will instantly get a bizarre feeling that something is not right. Like something is out of place. Plus, chances are you'll be called to … [Read more...] about Which Rug Shape for your Space? Tips to Choose the Best One
Over the course of time, rug trends eff and flow; pretty much like in the fashion world. As the years went by, we have witnessed some drastic changes in what was considered “in”, as well as trends that changed so rapidly that we were unable to keep up with the demand for a specific design or type of rug. Bearing this in mind, we will give this … [Read more...] about Biggest Rug Trends In 2016
With such a plethora of area rugs in the market right now, hunting for the perfect rug for the dinning room, kitchen, and bedroom is a challenging task indeed. Of the many different sizes, shapes, and kinds of materials (not to mention price points) rugs come with, there is definitely one that fits not only your budget but space beautifully. Here … [Read more...] about Picking the Perfect Rug for your Dining Room, Bedroom & Kitchen!
There is no doubt that a rug can dramatically change the look of a room and infuse warmth, style, or sophistication (and, of course, a combination of those three). But, to get all that you need the right rug. But, how can you be sure you are buying the perfect rug for your space and needs? To help you out, we've consulted experts in the field and … [Read more...] about Rug Tips Before Purchase: What to Consider
Be it Oriental, woven, sisal, coir, sheepskin, fun or braided, rugs are a beautiful addition to any home and tell much of the owner's personality, style, and taste. We've talked much about how to clean your favorite rug. Today, we'll be sharing basic care tips for lots of different types of area rugs, determined by material, construction, and … [Read more...] about Basic Rug Care Tips