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Foyer & Staircase & Front
waterfall style. The runner falls directly from the nose of the tread to the next tread without being affixed to the riser face in between.
Busy stripes hides dirt and wear and tear, making high-traffic areas like staircases perfect for accepting them.
Hollywood style, this runner follows the shape of the stair. The black and white striped carpet was stapled underneath and around the nose of each tread.
Vertical stripes have the ability to make spaces feel larger
mitered corner is a very attractive touch on a striped runner as it turns a corner, as you can see on the transition from landing to stairs in this Winnetka, Illinois, home.
Make it easy to get the laundry to the laundry room. Laundry chutes are low tech but require careful planning to locate them well. Bathrooms or halls near bedrooms are both great spots, making it easy for everyone in the family to send dirty clothes straight to the laundry room.