There are various factors to be considered when choosing an area rug cleaning drop off nearby such as the Franklin Carpet Cleaners. However, there are very important points to take into account.The dos and dont’s of area rugsArea rugs are preferable to wall to wall carpet as it is easier to remove and clean them. They can be switched while redecorating but when they are in use, there are do’s and don’ts to be taken note of.
One may opt to place an area rug over a broadloom. This is in most cases done to hide spots, wear, stains etc. when the broadloom is yet to be replaced. It adds style to the room.Conditions for placing an area rug over broadloomAvoid ripples. Whenever an area rug is placed over the broadloom, it is important to anchor it to avoid its movement all over the broadloom. If the area rug is placed on direct hardwood floors, the rug will move constantly but when it is placed on another rug, it has a tendency to wrinkle or ripple thus causing tripping. There are precautions that can be taken to prevent such an occurrence. They include anchoring the rug with heavy furniture and using a non-slip pad.Non-slip pads are made for every use of an area rug. They are sometimes referred to as carpet to carpet pads. They prevent shifting and rippling of the carpet. They help minimize damage to the carpet from friction resulting from constant movement. There are variations made to the pads so that they can suit variations on the carpet based on fiber type, carpet style etc. Non-slip pads are best for rugs that are away from furniture.