A New Rug For A New Life

New Life

What type of bride are you? Regardless of whether you’re married or not, everyone has their own signature bridal style. Maybe you put together the wedding of your dreams years ago, and still get a thrill from flipping through those photo albums.  Or maybe your wedding is yet to come – but you’ve been planning [...]

How To Speak The Language Of Rugs

Rug Language

You know, it’s one thing to buy clothing, or furniture – a product’s description is pretty straightforward when you’re shopping for those things. It’s easy to understand what it means when a shirt is dry-clean only, or when a couch has a frame made of kiln-dried hardwood. They may be unusual terms, but they’re in [...]

What’s the Deal With Rug Pads?

Rug Pad

So, you’ve been looking for a gorgeous new rug to update your home décor. You’ve finally got it all picked out, and you’re totally excited – the colors are perfect for your space, the pattern will make it a focal point in the room, and the material will be so comfy on your family’s tootsies! [...]

How To Choose The Right Area Rug For Every Room in Your House

Rugs in Rooms

You know how, sometimes, when you’re standing in the cereal aisle at the grocery store, looking at, like, 400 different varieties of corn flakes and shredded wheat, you can start to feel overwhelmed by the sheer number of choices available? You just stand there, reading nutrition label after nutrition label, paralyzed by indecision, until you [...]

DIY To Die For

Moroccan Rug

We just love home décor DIYers here at RugsUSA. So much so, in fact, that we often help them out with their plans to spruce up a room or make over a space. There’s just something about their unique blend of artistic vision, willingness to experiment, dedication to making their home a comfortable, beautiful, welcoming [...]

Hooked on Hand-Hooked Rugs? Here’s How To Keep Them Gorgeous

Snow on Rug

People talk a lot about spring cleaning – and it’s true, there’s nothing nicer than opening your windows on a luxuriously warm spring day and letting the breeze waft through your house, carrying all remaining traces of winter away with it, as you deep clean, organize, and redecorate to greet the new season in style. [...]

2014 Home Décor Trends

Red Rug

With all these blizzards and ice storms the nation has been dealing with over the last few months, it’s no wonder that people from Washington to Maine, and from North Dakota to Texas, have turned to interior decorating to beat the winter blues. All that intense national interest has helped to solidify a few hot [...]

Area Rugs: The Next Big Thing In Art And High Fashion

Rug Fashion

It’s not like we really think that a bunch of international fashion superstars were reading the RugsUSA blog the other day and decided to take our advice… …but they totally did!!! We were just joking (well, mostly) when we suggested that Vera Wang drape her runway with our area rugs, since her recent styles corresponded [...]

Be Bold: A Home Decorating Challenge

Be Bold

Have you ever wanted to make a big change to your home décor – as in, major, huge, even drastic – but then chickened out because it just seemed too  extreme? Ever been struck by inspiration after seeing a creatively decorated room in a magazine or on TV, but then talked yourself out of it [...]

How To Layer Area Rugs For a Trendy Look

Layered Rugs

Going on the hunt for the perfect area rug to fit your space is exciting – but it can also present you with a decorator’s dilemma. What if you fall in love with more than one rug? Maybe you’re infatuated with the look of natural fibers, but would also love the style that a cowhide [...]