Why We Love Area Rugs
Cover a lot of ground (literally) with an area rug. Large area rugs are the ideal companion to living rooms and great rooms, providing plush protection to your floors that is at once stylish and comfortable. With designs ranging in a variety of colors and materials, as well as shapes and sizes, you'll have no problem introducing a modern area rug into your home.
Where Area Rugs Work Best
An area rug can find its home in almost any large area of yours. Typically, these rugs are found adding personality to the floors of living rooms, dining rooms and large bedrooms. In the living room, you'll enjoy a large area rug to successfully cover the majority of the space's floor and protect yours from the furniture you have in the room. This is especially helpful in homes where hardwood floors are present, allowing you to keep your floor's condition looking great all the time. In kitchens and dining rooms, area rugs are the perfect fit under the dining table. In addition to keeping your dining room floor well-covered, these rugs also make an elegant statement you'll enjoy for dinner parties or when celebrating the holidays. In the bedroom, an area rug works well under the bed or you may also consider placing it under your clothing dresser (as long as room allows for it). Lastly, you can make an immediate statement to your decorating preferences by placing a large area rug in your entryway or foyer. Your guests will be well-aware of your eye for style as soon as they enter your home.
An Area Rug for Every Style
Although placed on the floors of your rooms, contemporary area rugs have the ability to really stand out and round out the character of the space. And whether your home is decorated in a traditional manner or is full of modern implements, you'll appreciate the decorative impact any of these area rugs bring. Works of art meeting functional floor coverings in the collection from Nanimarquina and look to Blu Dot for casual yet contemporary designs you can't help but notice. Finally, introduce fine Italian style to your floors with an area rug from Calligaris. Known for its well-made collection of modern furniture, Calligaris also offers an assortment of exceptional floor coverings.
Choosing the Best Area Rug
The room of your home where you plan to place your area rug will go a long way in determining with option you choose. However, you'll want to pay close attention to the sizes of the area rugs found here. With a variety of round area rugs and large rectangular area rugs, you'll need to assess your space to decide which shape will be the best fit and then measure for length and depth. Next, refine your options by colors - be careful to introduce popping colors to your rooms if you prefer the light fixtures or furniture to be the focal point of the room - and materials. Many of these area rugs are designed with precision and use time-tested best practices when it comes to hand-weaving and hand-tufted rugs. If you have any questions about the area rugs featured here, please call our decor experts at 877.445.4486.
With just the right rug in place, you can now turn your attention to furnishing your rooms. Look to our furniture selection for highly-desirable modern designs including sofas, lounge chairs, stools, tables and organizing furniture. Be sure to check out home furnishings for all of the unique and playful ways to give your home a personality. And finally, if you're still looking for that one last way to add character to your living room or bedroom, you'll want to view all of the available decorative accessories.