Tips on How to choose Rugs for every type of Environment

Rugs warm and give charm to your home. With the cold coming from time to feel like staying at home increases. Key parts to finish the decor, rugs help to warm up and give an up in any environment. In addition to hide imperfections from the floor and muffle noise. In broader sites with two or more environments, in lofts and studios without walls carpet serves to delimit the spaces.

The various colors, shapes and textures make the choice by the ideal mat a real challenge. Several aspects should be observed, as the style and colors of furniture and objects. Sophisticated vintage weather environments combine with the refinement of silk Oriental rugs. Modern and functional spaces for carpets with a lighter. Check out the tips for purchase.

Types of materials for each space of the House:  The choice of fabric is linked to the space in which the rug will be placed. A Persian rugs silk is not suitable for children’s play space. The little ones are generally more sensitive, and Hypo-allergenic options are more suitable. In the kitchen or bathroom opt for easy maintenance, rugs that can be washed in the dishwasher. But note the quality of the product, because as these spaces are of big movement, can damage carpets with ease.

persian rugs

Check out some types of materials:

The fabrics used in Persian rugs, Turkish, Chinese and Pakistanis vary. Are usually made by hand with wool yarn, silk, cotton, goat and camel.

Natural Fibres

Rustic environments call for natural fibers rugs sisal. But attention to this material: should not be wet while exposed at the site, as they may stain and decay. So avoid using the bathroom, service area and external spaces. For these sites as indicated is choosing rugs made of synthetic fibres, which are more resistant. News of the market mix sisal to chenille robe. The latter provides more comfort to the touch, while preserving the appearance of natural fiber.
natural fibers rugs

Nylon and Lycra

Made of synthetic fiber, usually has the furry aspect or velvet, and some models mimic or wool sisal. Nylon can also be used in mats due to its resistance to washing. Are a more economical option. Also suitable for children’s bedrooms, however it is advisable to wash them frequently.


Choose short-haired models, have a carpet proofing, which besides preventing dirt, helps prevent loose fur. And don’t forget to vacuum and wash the rug regularly. For the children’s room, EVA material is the most appropriate, but care must be kept with the cleaning and maintenance of the product.


Durable Material and greater durability compared to synthetics. If mixed cotton, provides a softer touch and costs less, but will wear more quickly. Oriental rugs blend yarn in the composition of carpets.


The legitimate Oriental rugs do not exempt the silk in the composition, because it gives the gloss and shine. Are delicate items that deserve special attention from professionals in the wash.

Leather and Skin

In Rio Grande do Sul it is common to use the cow leather and Sheepskin as rugs. Most models found are the geometric blocks manually and Restrung the irregular models, with the format clipped from animal.

How to use colors and prints

The colors should harmonize with the rest of the decor. And the carpet needs to be prominent object wherever it is placed. Don’t hesitate to choose patterned models. Flowers, stripes and geometric designs lend style to the environment. But it all depends on personal taste. The important thing is to care for the environment is not polluted with an image. Some stores lend the carpet to the customer to take home for a few days and decide if you will complete your purchase.
vintage inspired rugs

The logic is as follows: If the couch has small flowers, the indicated and a carpet with large flowers. A carpet of strong tone similar to a paint of the walls gives an effect of continuity. Bright rugs create the illusion that the room is bigger. Think of the shape of the rug

Square, rectangular, round, runners (for the Hall) and irregular oval. There are a range of formats in carpets. The latest gain prominence wherever they are placed and dedicated as crucial pieces in decoration.
Beautiful matching rugs

Compare the measures

Before you go shopping is essential to measure the space in which the part will be placed. Ideally, if you leave a space floor’s apparent around 90 cm between the carpet and the closest objects. Under the tables, rugs should be larger. Make sure there is space for chairs, even when they are pulled back.

The right rug for each floor

Most noble floors like marble, granite or wood deserve more delicate fabrics rugs.