Fashion and Function: How To Make a Statement with Your Area Rug

Rug

Purchasing a new rug may seem like only a small part of decorating a room, but its impact is extremely strong. There are many factors to consider when looking for just the right rug to make a statement, including pattern, color, material, size and shape. When looking for the perfect combination of fashion and durability, [...]

How To Choose the Right Rug to Fit Your Decorating Style

Right Rug

When it comes to decorating, everyone has a different style. It can be tricky to find just the right rug to fit your unique style of home décor. Luckily, we’re here to help! Whether your dilemma is what size rug to choose for your particular furniture layout, which materials will work best in which room, [...]

The Great Couch Debate: On or Off the Rug?

On or Off?

It’s one of the great questions that philosophers have posed throughout the ages. One of the great mysteries of life. You’ve probably pondered it yourself a few times over the years. Should a couch be placed on an area rug, or off? Alright, so maybe it isn’t quite that big of a question. But it’s [...]

Refresh Your Home For Spring With 4 Hot New Trends

Spring

It’s finally here! Spring has officially sprung! April has arrived, with its daffodils and tulips, its bursts of vibrant color and fresh, sweet scents, and its bright blue skies and sunny, warm days. And with the arrival of the new season, we can finally open our windows again to let in the gentle spring breezes, [...]

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 [...]

DIY To Die For

Moroccan Rug

We just love home décor DIYers here at Rugs USA. 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, [...]

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 [...]

A Guide to Natural Fibers, Part 2: Seagrass and Coir

Seagrass Mat

Welcome to the second installment in our handy little guide to choosing an area rug made from natural fibers! In part one, we discussed the differences between sisal and jute. Today, we’ll be taking a look at two more fascinating fibers: seagrass and coir. Seagrass OK, everybody – you get three guesses. Where do you [...]

Pirates and Princesses: Decorating Children’s Bedrooms Around a Theme

themed bedroom

Alright, moms, be honest now.  Do you live  to decorate? Does each change in season require a total home makeover? Are you addicted to flipping through home decorating magazines, or viewing slideshow after slideshow of home décor ideas online? Have you ever watched HGTV for eight hours straight? Then boy oh boy, do we ever [...]

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Decorating With Rugs

Decorating with Rugs

So, here’s the thing. Decorating with rugs is definitely an art, and not a science. No hard and fast rug rules have been handed down from on high by the home décor gods. And while there may have been stricter guidelines for area rugs in the past, in a world where white after Labor Day [...]