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Different types of big rugs

Different types of big rugs


Rugs have been used since ages as a sign of prestige and fashion in traditional times. Keeping this factor in mind the big area rugs are getting increasingly popular nowadays and rightly so because they have numerous benefits which attract a common man. Firstly, these rugs provide excellent insulation to the cold climate and help keep the room warm, this feature is particularly important to those people who live in countries with a cold climate such as USA, Canada, and the UK. Secondly, this rug naturally improves the aesthetics of the room and significantly enhance the beauty of it. Thirdly, rugs are much safer than others because they are soft and even if you trip or fall then the damage won’t be severe and chances of a long-term injury are less. In addition to that, rugs are normally cheaper than other flooring options and relatively easy to maintain and clean. However, in this article we will focus on the different types of rugs and what they do.

The Different Rugs:

Let’s have a look at the various big rugs available in the market and online:

Hooked Rugs:

They are characterized as being cheap then other rugs and are useful for a long time plus they look and add charm to the room.

Woven Rugs:

The oldest type of rugs because they are made through looming. These rugs are attractive, beautiful and have detailed textures. However, they are a bit on the expensive side and used as a luxury option.

Needle Felted Rugs;

The most durable and long lasting rugs of the lot. They are relatively new rugs and became mainstream only some 30 odd years ago. Since they are highly durable and made of good quality people normally, use them in areas susceptible to high areas of human foot traffic such as the hallway or the lounge tv room.

Woolen Rugs:

Made from wool that is derived from sheepskin. They are the best regarding price, cleaning, and maintenance. However, wool is heavily susceptible to water and moisture which significantly lessens its life.


These are just some of the different big rugs that are available in the market. As you can see each of them have their specific, different use and implications but the main purpose is same, that is, to enhance the beauty of the room and significantly improve the aesthetics of it.