Round Shag Area Rug – Just as with every product that phases between popular and not, shag area rugs are making a comeback in home decorum. For thickness and softness there just isn’t any better than shag rugs. Shopping for shag area rugs is a fairly uncomplicated process and the best retailers in a store or online will simplify the method by allowing you to select from specific categories including material, size, length of shag, price range, shape, color and other options.
Basic materials for shag rugs include wool, acrylic, nylon, cotton, polypropylene. Polypropylene rugs are light weight, synthetic rugs, featuring moisture and mildew opposition as well as being inexpensive. Acrylic is a warm, soft, durable synthetic fiber and serves as the cheaper alternative to wool. Cotton is soft durable and easy to clean up. Wool rugs serve great as a fireplace accent currently the only fiber that is self extinguishing. It is also recommended for high traffic areas and boasts to be warm in the winter in cool in the summer. Leather shag rugs are not for high traffic areas and will be dry cleaned. Nylon shag rugs are easy to clean but can produce large amounts of static electricity.
Next step is always to decide the size that works to suit your needs. Small rugs (3′ x 5′) are best put in doorways or by hearths. Medium sized rugs (5′ x 8′) are most accommodating in smaller bedrooms, office spaces, or underneath coffee tables. Large shag rugs (8′ x 10′ and larger) work great underneath dining room tables as well as to cover wide open spaces. Shag area rugs also come in a few basic shapes; rectangular, circular, or square. Circular shag rugs work great under round tables. Rectangular and square rugs work best in spaces of matched shape and size. For the best look they should be set parallel to the walls and be centered for even floor space on all sides.
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