1610 Area Carpet Stories
How to Combine Area Rugs in an Open Floor Plan
Carpets can artfully define spaces and distinguish functions in a wide-open room — if you know how to avoid the dreaded clash
"Carpets can artfully define spaces and distinguish functions in a wide-open room... That’s why area rugs are such a valuable asset in an open plan. They create the illusion... a bar area with game table and bar. I have matched the area rugs with the furniture... conversation area to the right, dining table straight ahead, and then desk area in the corner... desk, but carpet under the 'conversation' area and dining table diagonally across from..."
11 Reasons to Love Wall-to-Wall Carpeting Again
"wall-to-wall carpeting again. In fact, I’m not sure why it fell out of favor in the first... traffic areas & carpet in resting areas. Regular vacuuming, spot treating &... trapped in carpets..now hardwood and area rugs are all we live with. We have carpet only... beneath the carpet and it scares me (all the junk and yuck). An area rug is enough for... back to carpet again. Wall to wall carpeting holds in dirt, odors and all sorts of..."
Go Bold (and Green) with Eco-Friendly Carpet Tiles
"custom area rug or wall-to-wall carpet to fit almost any design style. They're easy... modular carpet tiles come in many colors, patterns and textures and can be configured... When an area of the rug wears out or gets stained, simply replace the damaged tile... high-risk areas such as kitchens, entry halls, and kid areas. Can you tell I just... just love carpet tiles? Where can I buy carpet tiles in Canada? Also, how do they..."
Get Those Carpet Stains Out: Best Nontoxic Methods for Spot Cleaning
Banish blotches the safe way with pantry staples, to get your rugs looking as clean as the day they came home
"on your carpet, always test the cleaning solution on a scrap or inconspicuous area... Carpets and rugs are comfortable underfoot, but they're also magnets for stains.... everyday use, carpets and rugs often take a lot of abuse. But keeping your floor coverings... expert carpet cleaner before attempting any DIY methods.... beige carpets, and it doesn't bleach the carpet, but the stain goes away like magic... s.com/carpet.html I was just browsing for carpet cleaning tips and happened to see..."
The Magic of Showstopping Carpets
"without an area rug, but with the right rug a space can go from so-so to sensational in... magic carpet. Its mysterious powers transports you to an enchanting place, much like... magic carpet. Whether indoors or outdoors, you can make you home a showstopper with... GORGEOUS area rugs!!! I love them all! Awesome ideabook! Can't wait to find the perfect... com for area rug ideas that are easily made into the size/color/pattern of your hearts..."
Roll Out the Red Carpet for a Garden That's a Smash Hit
Unabashedly attention getting, red flowers and foliage perk up lackluster gardens faster than you can say, "Action"
Have Your Own Red Carpet Moment Anytime
"a red carpet at home. Autograph hounds optional... e red carpet has a long history as a symbol of welcome. Back in 458 B.C., Aeschylus... the red carpet is a staple of awards shows. And if you’re anything like me, you’ve... of red carpet moments over the past few months, between the Golden Globes, the Screen... a red carpet moment anytime you want — right in the privacy of your home. Spread... carmine carpeting and watch the pace (and your pulse) quicken. Because let’s face it:..."
Moss: Nature's Carpet for the Garden
Learn how to grow and use this ancient and mysterious natural wonder for delightful texture in the landscape
"sunny areas so it was hard to keep an even look to the moss as some areas of the... plush carpet and made squishing sounds when you walked on it after heavy rainfalls... moist areas, with low sun light. I don't water my lawns, and I do not have a sprinkler... alkaline area, but low-growing sedum mimics some moss. People ask me how to get rid... sunlight the area gets. My pond is in medium shade so many types of weeds prefer more sun..."
Pick the Right Carpet Material
A little knowledge about carpet fibers can mean longer life for your floors. Our guide can help you make the best choice
"about carpet fibers can mean longer life for your floors. Our guide can help you... selecting carpet is understanding what it's made of, because different carpet fibers... have old carpets/rugs and kinds of vintage models. We have carpets with different materials... sized wool carpets, silk carpets and kilims www.turkmencarpet.net/harbour/ We won the... product for carpeting.It has the softness and the spring retention of Nylon,with none of..."
Lose It: 4 Ways to Get Rid of Your Old Carpet
"dingy carpet or rug in the trash... dingy, old carpets or rugs are plaguing parts of your house, trying to figure out exactly... pounds of carpet a year in landfills — so putting it in the trash isn't the best alternative... valuable carpet for reasonable price especially your very old and valuable carpets and... use old carpet for erosion control. It doesn't take long for grass to grow in it if... our old carpet to help soundproof our walls when renovating - stapled it between stud..."
12 Fresh Alternatives to the Carpeted Staircase
"ago, the carpeting on the main staircase in my home was starting to look quite worn... ditching the carpet and going with hardwood treads. After getting several estimates,... the old carpeting and began removing the treads. That’s when everything came to a... replace the carpet on the back staircase, now. That staircase leads to an upstairs family... replacing the carpeting in my home with hardwood flooring. This prompted a discussion with..."
21 Ways to Arrange Carpet Tiles Like a Pro
"Carpet tiles are one of the biggest "I wish I'd thought of that" ideas I've ever... rug with carpet tiles, please share it with us in the comments!... I have carpet tiles in my girls' playroom and love them! I would highly recommend... over an area rug. They clean easily, are very colorful, and it's so easy to change... than most area rugs! Dumb question: once you've chosen your tiles and figured out how... the shag carpet in my sons' bedrooms because of their allergies but want something soft..."
Houzz Tour: Good-bye Green Shag-Carpeting; Hello Gorgeous!
"the shag carpeting, outdated baths and heavy wood paneling. Some family members had... shag carpet and wood paneling, but we knew it had good bones, and could be a glorious... in my area. I love her ideas and final results. leonardi...I so agree! Betty, I... dining area?! Note the built in area to the left of the fireplace. That used to be... green shag carpet and wood paneling. Wow...hard to believe...it is so beautiful now!..."
11 Area Rug Rules and How to Break Them
"should an area rug be? Some guidelines to work with... fan of area rugs on carpets. My carpets are cream colored and I put area rugs in... placing area rugs on top of wall to wall carpet. It would make a nice addition to... PLACING AN AREA RUG ON CARPET? This is a great idea book. I have a very large living room... seating areas and the way to go is with 2 area rugs. We like to use large sisal area... placing area rugs on carpet: 1. You may have moved into a house with nothing but carpet..."
10 Reasons to Try a Moroccan Rug
"these carpets are a design obsession with good cause... Moroccan carpets. Authentic Beni Ourain carpets have been made by hand by the people... handwoven carpets are much plusher and softer than your average area rug. They are made... Moroccan carpets have become something of an obsession among the design crowd, and if... mass-produced carpet will obvious: The latter tend to have more regular patterns and whiter... white areas (rather than cream or beige), while the former have natural variations..."