Washable Rugs

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Rug Selection: Tints or Shades

by Robin.

Although you might have an energetic and bold personality, the majority of people are still afraid to express themselves with colour in their homes. When it comes to decorating, people generally stick with neutral colours because they’re easy to accessorise and widely accepted by others. However, there are ways that you can add a splash […]

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Boutique camping

Rugs for DIY boutique camping

by Daniel.

Camping is a very British pastime. As a nation, we have a wonderful relationship with the beauty spots on our doorstep, with couples, families and individuals often finding solace and enjoyment in trips to the countryside. Perhaps it’s representative of the British stiff upper lip that we like to camp and look after ourselves, rather […]

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Product comparison: skins/pelts v synthetic rugs

by Genevieve.

The world of rugs is incredibly diverse. All sorts of styles co-habit specialist rug shops like so many fish in the sea. Okay, perhaps there aren’t quite as many styles of rugs out there as there are species of ocean critters, but there’s a good number and the variations are often fairly minute. Nevertheless, it’s […]

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Product comparison: soft rugs v hardwearing rugs

by Daniel.

Interior design necessarily involves a dichotomy between practicality and comfort. The relationship between the two is something that people always struggle with because it’s so crucial to the sense of place that makes a home. That’s what it’s all about, really – making a house into a home. The house is a practical space; the […]

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Advice for cat lovers on rug choice and maintenance

by Daniel.

Cats are lovely animals to have around the house because they provide a bit of companionship and entertainment, but as a cat owner you have to be prepared for the fact that pets inevitably have an impact on hygiene at home. The main issue with cats is that they shed an awful lot of fur […]

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Keeping rugs in student housing clean

by Daniel.

Rugs in student accommodation have a real job to stay clean. The fact is simply that people are always coming and going in student housing and it is very hard to uphold a shoes-off policy, especially if you are having people over, hosting parties and all the rest that goes with the student lifestyle. How […]

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Advice for student landlords on washable rugs

by Daniel.

If you are landlord of a property in an area that is very popular with students then it’s likely you are looking forward to some interest from prospective tenants in the coming weeks. It’s important to make the most of this period to attract the right people. If you take pride in your property then […]

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Looking at a variety of possible rugs for your home (Part 2)

by Daniel.

This article continues looking at the variety of rugs on the market. Oriental rugs Oriental rugs have this wonderful exotic appeal because of their Middle Eastern designs. They feel historical and interesting, calling to mind the exploration of hundreds of years ago. They fit in with vintage interior design and appeal to well-travelled homemakers. Shaggy […]

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Tips on keeping rugs in the garden

by Daniel.

Rugs are being used in the garden more commonly these days. Homemakers often concentrate on creating lovely little seating areas in their gardens using bistro sets, outdoor lounge sets and other items of furniture. Outdoor rugs represent the icing on the cake in this sort of arrangement. So how do you maintain your outdoor rugs […]

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