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Enhance your Outdoor Space!

Enhance your Outdoor Space!

Colored and styled rugs for every room in the house! Why not for the outdoor spaces? Our collection of designed rugs from indoor to outdoor is what you are looking for. As weather changes and moves from winter to summer many of us like to enjoy summer mornings and evening hangouts sitting on the porch, deck or backyard. Adding a fashionable element seems difficult but it is not! From laidback to urban cool, add a splash just like an indoor area rug that can enhance the outlook of outdoor space as it has a character and style which can be added to even a smallest space.

When talking about outdoor space many of us just think about welcome mats, nothing more than that instead of outdoor rugs as we wonder will a rug be able to withstand the element of nature? So, the answer is Yes! Outdoor rugs are often designed and made up of material that is suitable and durable to bear the moisture and other elements. Let's learn more about the outdoor rug which will help you to add another aspect to your outdoor space.



 What are Outdoor rugs made from?

Outdoor space can be enhanced with designer durable outdoor rugs in various patterns, colors and material. These rugs are made from synthetic materials such as polypropylene and plant fiber as Jute. Polypropylene is a very high quality synthetic material which makes our rugs anti-static, easy to clean, mothproof. and colorfast. These rugs are usually flat weave and low pile also they hold up well in high-traffic areas. Unlike indoor rugs, outdoor rugs are made of material to withstand a natural element which is why indoor rugs are not suitable for outdoor spaces.



How to maintain Outdoor rugs?

Outdoor rugs are said to be low maintenance but if you want them to last long, it definitely requires maintenance. It is suggested to use Teebaud (Non-skid Rug Underlay) for outdoor rugs as it offers a light cushioning effect which allows the underlay and rug to breathe and act as a buffer between the surface and the rug. It plays a major role by preventing rugs from wrinkling, moving or buckling on any surface.

Outdoor rugs require vacuuming and another great way to get the dirt off is a hard shake. When spills occur, it is best to clean and wipe immediately, don't let it sit for long. Most of the outdoor rugs can be rinsed with a backyard hose, prefer checking the cleaning tag on your outdoor rug before performing any such actions.

It is best to clean and store the rug when the weather turns and temperature goes down. When storing, make sure to roll your rug rather than folding.



Can Outdoor rugs go Indoor?

Surprisingly Yes, Outdoor rugs can be used as indoor rugs but indoor rugs can't be used as outdoor rugs because of their characteristics and properties. Machine made materials like polypropylene are top picks for outdoor rugs. They are durable, stain resistant, moisture resistant and UV protected. Polypropylene rugs are a comfy choice and come with an affordable price tag. It is suggested to place jute rugs in an outdoor space with a shelter, patio or porch as jute rugs can be damaged by moisture. They deliver style, affordability and low maintenance.



Things to remember about Outdoor rugs.

Outdoor rugs are a good idea; spend a quality time deciding the perfect outdoor rug to complete the look. Make sure you get it right with dos and don'ts.

  • Do use Teebaud (Non-skid Rug Underlay) with outdoor rugs that could prevent them from moving.
  • Do add a rug that complements the furniture and décor. 
  • Do measure the size for the rug.
  • Front legs of outdoor furniture can be placed on outdoor rugs.
  • Don't bring indoor rugs outside.
  • Don't place the rug made from jute in an open area.
  • Do check the cleaning tag before rinsing with water.
  • Do clean immediately when spills occur.

Now, when you know the ins and outs of outdoor rugs, Sink your feet into these beautifully plush pile rugs and enhance your outdoor space as indoor.


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