Unique area rugs – Area rugs, bunch and wrinkle are security risks. Keep a rug in place depends on the curtain weight and the way it is used in space. Pads can help prevent the rug from moving around the hard floor surface in a high-traffic area, but can crush the carpet underneath, when used between an area rug and wall-to-wall carpet. Cheaper carpets with former bunching may need replacing.
Repair unique area rugs bunching; Place a felt rug pad under the rug when it stands on top of another blanket. Felt pad creates friction and keeps the rug in place while at the same time protects the underlying blanket. Rubber or nylon pads can sometimes break down, causing discoloration and damage to the carpet under the rug. Carpet pads with a pattern or texture can crush pattern of the fibers of the underlying carpet in high-traffic areas. Cutting a carpet pad to fit the area rug when placed on a hard floor surface, by means of a pair of scissors. Rubber or nylon carpet pads offer gripping traction that will keep the pad from bunching in high-traffic areas.
Weight area rug in order to keep it in place by creating a living area on top of the carpet. The furniture weight naturally keeps the rug stable. Replace carpets, bundle with thicker, heavier blankets. Lightweight unique area rugs bundle easily on all surfaces. The weight of heavy unique area rugs will help hold the carpet in place. Test the weight of the carpet by placing it flat on the floor and walk across it. Pull your feet a little to see how the carpet responds. Place a rug pad under the carpet and test it again.