Posts Tagged ‘Rugs’

A beautifully-decorated living room tied together by a large central rug.

Upgrade Your Apartment Decor With Rugs

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Sometimes, after a long, bad day at the office, you walk into your apartment and hate everything about it. Even if you just bought a new couch or painted the living room, it seems dowdy, old, not for you — just plain wrong. You realize this negativity is borne of nothing more than general bittnerness, […] read more

Girl uses a small room heater to help her and her cat survive the harsh winter.

Wintertime Updates Your Apartment Needs

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The chill of winter is fast approaching for many of us, and as temperatures continue to drop, we find that it’s often an uphill battle to keep the drafts at bay. Most people tend to crank up the thermostat during this time of year, which usually causes the utility bills to go way up. Fortunately, […] read more

A young man stands freezing inside his apartment. Looks like it's time to winterize!

Best Ways to Winterize Your Apartment

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No matter where you live, chances are the winter months are colder than the others and you want to stay warm. read more

4 Varieties of Persian Rugs Explained

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Persian rugs are hand woven rugs made mostly in Iran. The technique of making Persian rugs is a huge part of Persian history and culture. The look of a Persian rug is very unique and usually very easy to identify. There are three main varieties of Persian rugs which are then classified based on the […] read more

Area Rugs: Size Matters

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Decorating an apartment with area rugs is more complex than simply purchasing the rugs you find most appealing and slapping them down wherever you find room. Rugs that are too large, too small or otherwise not right for a room can give off a poor impression and make a room appear overly cluttered or odd. […] read more

5 Benefits of Rugs in a College Apartment

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Choosing floor coverings for a shared college apartment is often part of the checklist for outfitting a housing space at the time of move in. When it comes to looking for good flooring options for a college apartment that might get a lot of traffic during the year, area rugs are a top choice and […] read more

How to Get the Best Deals on Area Rugs

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By using just a few simple strategies, you can find the best deals on area rugs—online and locally. These strategies will save you time and unnecessary trips to the store. Here’s what you do: Join Email Lists If you find the perfect area rug at an online store, but it’s not on sale, there are […] read more

Six Rug Types Explained

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Shopping for a new rug to add to a room may sound like a simple task but once you are confronted with the many different varieties of rug types to choose from, it may seem a little overwhelming. Rugs come in almost any color you can imagine along with a huge selection of designs and […] read more

Comparing the Advantages and Disadvantages of Synthetic Rugs

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Apartment dwellers looking for natural or synthetic rugs for their interior spaces have a lot of options to choose from. Finding that perfect area rug can be quite difficult. Knowing more about the various types of rugs available will help individuals and families make the right decisions for their living spaces. Different types of synthetic […] read more