Sisal Rugs Buyer’s Guide

Overview | Benefits | Selecting Sisal | Gallery To the eye, sisal rugs are very decorative, but to the touch, it’s not nearly as pleasant. They are typically found in dining rooms and living rooms, where you usually aren’t barefoot or laying on it. These rugs are recommended for high-traffic areas, such as entryways and stairs because […]

Carpet Pads Information

Carpet Pads and Carpet Matting Padding or matting is laid under the carpet or rug for several reasons. The first is to provide cushion for the carpet itself. Padding actually acts like the shock absorbers in your car. The padding will help your carpet keep its shape as people walk on it, which ensures a […]

Carpet and Rug Glossary

Carpet and Rug Glossary: When searching for carpet or rugs many people may not know the vernacular of carpet world. When dealing with carpet or rugs, it is important to prepare yourself before you go shopping. To help you out, here are some carpet and rug glossary terms that may come in handy while researching […]

Sisal Rug Buying Guide

Sisal Rugs: One of the fastest growing trends in the carpet and rug industry There are many pronunciations for this product as well as many misconceptions. Most people that request this material do so without knowing much about it. They see pictures in design magazines, but are surprised once they see it in person. To […]

An Insider’s Guide to Buying Sisal

One of the fastest growing trends in the carpet and rug industry is sisal. There are many pronunciations for this product as well as many misconceptions. Most people that request this material do so without knowing much about it. They see pictures in design magazines, but are surprised once they see it in person. To […]

The Best Options for Carpet Pads

In previous posts, I have tried to provide information on the pros and cons of the different options available for carpeting. This post should help educate you in choosing the right kind of padding to go underneath. Padding or matting is laid under the carpet or rug for several reasons. The first is to provide […]