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5 Ways to Select the Right Area Rug for your Living Room

Some time back we shared a video ( Top 8 interior design mistakes and how to correct them) on things that make your living room look cheap, and one major thing was not having an area rug at all or having one that is not proportional to the space (too big or too small). Area rugs are super essential as it tends to bring the entire space together and make it cohesive.

How do I select the right area rugs for my living room? This is one question that we interior designers tend to get a lot times. There are however  a few key factors to consider in choosing the perfect rug size.



  • First, you'll want to choose a rug that is the right size for your space. A rug that is too small can make your room look disjointed, while a rug that is too large can overpower the room. To determine the right size, measure the dimensions of your living room and choose a rug that is large enough to fit under all of your furniture.                                                                                          
    grey living room rug
  • Next, consider the colour and pattern of the rug. Choose a colour that complements your existing decor, and a pattern that adds visual interest to the room. Avoid choosing a rug with a busy pattern, as this can make the space feel cluttered.                                                                                                    colourful living room interior
  • In terms of material, wool rugs are a popular choice for living rooms because they are durable, easy to clean and provide a warm and inviting atmosphere. However, there are many other materials to choose from, such as cotton, jute, and synthetic fibres, so consider which option would be best for your space and lifestyle.                                                                                    jute boho center rug
  • Not sure whether to go round ,square or rectangular on your rug selection? let the space guide you. The size and shape of the living room would determine and guide your selection. If the living room set up is round, using a round rug would be perfect and same goes for a rectangular space.                    round area rug
  • Finally, consider the placement of the rug. It's a good idea to centre the rug under your furniture, with enough space around the edges to create a border. This will help define the space and create a cohesive look.                    large living room rug
  • In conclusion, choosing the right rug for your living room involves considering the size, colour, material, and placement of the rug. By taking the time to consider these factors, you can choose a rug that will enhance the look and feel of your living room.

Eunicon Interior has loads of beautiful rugs for living room ,bedroom rugs and rugs for hallways. feel free to reach out to us either to assist you in your rug selection process or show you the best options for you. Buy rugs for living room from Eunicon Interior


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