Traditional rugs are beautiful pieces of artwork that have a rich, special history behind them. Each rug is unique and truly captures the essence of the people who made it. Learn more about traditional oriental rugs in this podcast with Sam Presnell, owner of The Rug Gallery.
Floor coverings vary widely and there’s generally something for everyone. Collectible rugs used to be quite popular, especially for true collector types, but is that trend waning? Here’s what you need to know about expensive and collectible rugs.
Rug trends differ greatly depending on what part of the United States you live in. The rugs you see becoming popular in the Midwest may be very different from the rugs you see becoming popular in the South or even the Northwest. Learn about regional preferences and rug trends in this podcast.
Rug auctions are an excellent place to purchase an oriental rug, but there are some things you need to be aware of going into an auction situation. Here’s how you can stay smart at a rug auction and get the best value for your money.
Deciding between carpet vs. hardwood in your home can be a tough choice to make. There are many things to think about, including the function of the room you’re considering and what your personal style is. Here’s what you need to know about carpet vs. hardwood floors and how potentially using rugs with hardwood can give you the best of both worlds.
Rugs go through periods of increased and decreased popularity, just like many other home décor related items. Here’s what is hot in rugs today and how and when that might change in the future.
Inheriting a beautiful Oriental rug from a relative can be a special gift and one that you are honored to be given. However, knowing just what to do with the rug can be a different matter entirely. Here are several creative ideas on what you can do with an inherited Oriental rug.
Today’s changing styles in home décor have allowed people to get really creative with the look and feel of their surroundings. Rugs can be a great way to visually bring together a space and make it more comfortable. What are modern or contemporary rugs and how can you use them to take the look of your home to the next level?
Oriental rug cleaning doesn’t have to be difficult or overwhelming with these easy ways to keep your valuable rug looking fresh and new. Even if your rug is worn from high traffic or stained from spills, you can get your rug clean fast with these expert tips.
Can Oriental rugs be used for purposes other than flooring? You might be surprised at the different ways you can display these rugs beautifully in your home. Here are some fun and creative ways to use and display rugs other than for flooring.
Are Oriental rugs something that are still in style and people purchase regularly to decorate their home with, or are they being phased out for other design elements? Here’s what you need to know if you have an Oriental rug or if you are considering purchasing one.
Choosing the best size rug for a particular space can seem overwhelming, and there are many misconceptions about how big the rug actually needs to. Here are some excellent tips on what size rug you should choose for your room or any other space in your home.
Deciding between rug quality and value can be challenging. Fortunately, you don’t have to pick one or the other. Follow the great tips in the podcast below to shop for good quality rugs at a great price.
Rugs are made of many different types of materials, and what material is used plays a significant role in the quality and longevity of the rug. There’s more to choosing rug materials than what meets the eye! Here’s what you need to know.
Oriental rug styles are some of the most popular types of rugs available and look great in almost any setting. Choosing an oriental rug and incorporating it into your home can seem difficult, but if you follow these tips, you’ll have a gorgeous new rug in no time.
Oriental rugs come in a variety of bold, beautiful colors. However, choosing the right colors for your home décor scheme or your personality can seem difficult with so many choices available. Here’s an easy guide to the best Oriental rug colors.
Selecting the right rug for a specific space in your home can seem like a big challenge. There are many things to think about, such as the style of the rug, its colors, how long the rug is expected to last, and more. Here’s an easy guide to follow that will show you how to choose a rug that works for you.