One nice rug is often all it takes to change the appearance of an entire room, and all you have to do is lay it place, that’s it. They come in all shapes, sizes, and colors to match any décor, and when you shop quality, every one has the potential to become an heirloom. There are literally thousands of accent area rugs on the market today, for all kinds of purposes, some even use them as wall-hanging’s! Variety is nice, but too much can be overwhelming. Following are a good sampling of what’s out there in today’s market and chances are, somewhere on this list is the one you’ve been looking for.
1. Modern Rug Calipso Orange 3’3”X5′ Lattice Trellis Accent Area Rug Entry Way Bright Kids Room Kitchn Bedroom Carpet Bathroom Soft Durable Area Rug
The bright, luscious colors in this eye-catching Calipso rug will be as bright 20 years from now as the day you lay it on your floor. Made of fade and stain resistant polypropylene, for something so appealingly soft, it is built to take a lot of wear and not show its age. Some rugs are just not very vacuum friendly, but this one is, and for spills all it takes is a little mild detergent to have it looking like new again.
2. 1504 White 5’2×7’2 Area Rug Carpet Large New
It’s not surprising this rug sells as well as it does. The coloring matches the design so well, people who have never been in your home before will notice it before the furniture. Being made of top quality, stain resistant polypropylene allows it to be used in areas of high foot traffic without fear of damage or wear. Plush and very soft, this unique area rug will compliment any room and is going to be a pure pleasure to bare feet wherever it’s placed.
3. Uptown Squares Blue & Grey Modern Geometric Comfy Casual Hand Carved Runner Rug 2×7 ( 20″ x 7′ ) Easy to Clean Stain Fade Resistant Abstract Boxes Contemporary Thick Soft Plush Living Dining Room Rug
The Uptown Squares runner looks good whether it’s in a city high rise, or a rural home. Being made of high grade polypropylene makes this interesting rug very durable plus being easy to clean, stain and fade resistant makes it the perfect choice for areas with a lot of foot traffic. Luxuriously soft, and shed free this runner is true quality made to last for years no matter where you decide to place it.
4. The Original Gorilla Grip (TM) Non-Slip Area Rug Pad for Carpet, Made In USA
The Original Gorilla Grip is the answer to keeping area rugs exactly where and how they are placed. Pads prevent the kind of bunching up that can be a serious safety issue by causing someone to trip and fall over an unexpected large wrinkle in the middle of the rug. Completely washable, Gorilla Grip is also completely customizable. No matter what shape the rug is you need it for, just cut it to match and you’re done.
5. Safavieh Florida Shag Collection SG455-1113 Cream and Beige Area Rug
This 4′ x 6′ area rug can actually be described in five words, sturdy, luxurious, and highly eye-catching no matter what angle it’s viewed from. Power looming dense polypropylene adds long life as well as making it shed-free, deep pile adds comfort, and the pattern itself can be mesmerizing. Latex backing helps this beauty stay safely in place, and owners also have the satisfaction of knowing the company that made it, Safavieh, has more than a 100 years experience in making rugs like this that last.
6. Anti-Bacterial Rubber Back AREA RUGS Non-Skid/Slip 3×5 Floor Rug | Ocean Blue Moroccan Trellis Indoor/Outdoor Thin Low Profile Living Room Kitchen Hallways Home Decorative Traditional Rug
From the Hamam collection, this indoor/outdoor rug and its anti-bacterial properties make it a very popular seller. Being resistant to wear, stains or fading make this rug a good choice outdoors where all three are likely to occur. All it needs to stay clean and beautiful is mild soap so it does make an excellent choice for areas that get a lot of foot traffic. The anti-slip rug pad that comes with your purchase adds safety to an already good deal.
7. 0327 Turquoise 2’0x3’4 Area Rug Carpet Large New
Made in Turkey from high grade polypropylene the interesting pattern on this rug is obvious. However, it’s what doesn’t show that makes it one of the best on the market. This well-crafted area rug is stain resistant so there is no worry about damage or spots wherever you decide to place it. Just a little attention with mild soap is sufficient to keep it new looking and a worthy centerpiece for any room you had in mind.
8. Mohawk Home New Wave Rainbow Printed Rug, 1’8×2’10, Multi
Here is the perfect area rug to lay in front of your favorite chair. Being made of 100% nylon, it will last and retain its lush appearance for many years of happy use. The pile height is 13/32 which gives it the potential to become one of those household favorites everyone likes to sink their feet in. Being stain resistant makes keeping this beauty in shape really easy. All it takes to makes spots disappear is a mild soap and very little effort.
9. Soft Shag Area Rug 20″ x 31″ | Doormat Accent |Plain Solid Color GREY – Contemporary Area Rugs for Living Room Bedroom Kitchen Decorative Modern Shaggy Rugs
From the Bella collection, the style of this anti-bacterial soft shag area rug speaks for itself. It can’t help but compliment any piece of furniture it’s lying in front of. Made to be durable, fade and stain resistant, as well as anti-static has put this area rug in the ranks of best sellers where it deserves to be. With tough jute backing, and the luxury of high-density pile, plus several different shades to choose from, the only difficulty with this rug is in choosing which color is your favorite.
10. Contemporary Modern Floral Flowers Gray Area Rug 5’2″X 7’2″
The extremely dense pile of this Turkish rug is a real treat that makes it just as comfortable to lay down on as it is to sink your feet in. Machine made of 100% polypropylene with jute backing means no shedding as well as making it resistant to fading, stains and bacteria. Accent area rugs as well made as this one tend to become heirlooms passed from one generation to the next because they retain their beauty for years.
Of the ten accent area rugs mentioned in the preceding list, the two most popular are from the Bella and Hamam collections. The anti-static properties of Bella’s soft shag area rug are a plus, but then, so is the anti-bacterial nature of the Hamam rubber backed rugs. The holidays are coming up fast, but a purchase like this can be made on any day of the year. Quality area rugs make the kind of gifts that show a person they are thought of and cared about.