The charisma of wool rugs to your home

09 May

For the people that uses rugs the wool rugs is never out in their home. It really gives a different look and ambiance in your home. Like any other kinds of rugs the wool rugs really give a different look in your home. These kinds of area rugs are now available in different styles, sizes and designs so that you can really choose the right one for your home.

Woolen rugs are of two types woven or hand made and tufted or machine made rugs. These are available at all price ranges making them easily affordable and suited in your budget. The properties of woolen rugs which make them unique are:

These rugs are made of woolen fibers which do not absorb soil easily. This keeps them clean for longer periods.

These are resistant to fire and static electricity.
They can easily withstand wear and tear in high traffic areas.
Woolen rugs absorb the water vapor in the air and reduce the humidity in the atmosphere of the room.

These are very durable and their quality remains intact for many years.
No chemicals are needed to clean woolen rugs. Most stains can be removed with warm water.
Repeated vacuuming of the woolen rugs keeps them clean and helps to improve their quality. As many rug lovers said that as long the time pass the beauty of the wool rugs is you can see with it.

If you are selecting your rugs and you already choose the right color for your home then the decision that you need to take is the construction of it whether the handmade rugs or machine made rugs. This is could be one of the tough decisions that you be made when you are purchasing you wool rugs because the construction of the rugs affect to the life span of it.

Wool can be extracted from a live animal called live wool or from dead animal called dead wool. Dead wool is the rougher of the two. Dry cleaning should not be done on the wool rugs. It leaves a harmful chemical in the wool. Steam cleaning extracts oil from these rugs, making them rougher. Carpet padding can be used to prolong its life or using the rug pads are the best to it.

Wool rugs are unique because they can be dyed in different colors. These are available in different colors and designs. These are usually costlier than other rugs but they provide long-term durability. Wool acts as thermal insulator and keeps the temperature convenient in accordance with the season. While in the cold nights make you warm reverse it in the summer it makes you cool.

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Posted by on May 9, 2011 in Home Improvement, rugs


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