Choose Area Rugs for Living Room

Area rugs for living room maybe become a must have item for many living rooms because area rug will bring specific effect to the living room. There is no question that living room becomes one of the most important parts of the house especially because it will be used for gathering space with the family member and guest. Area rug can define the function of the space. It can also influence the mood of the living room. It can add splash of color in the neutral living room. It can keep the colorful living room neutral. It can bring the warmth and comfort in the living room. Nevertheless, there are some things which should be done and should not be done when people decide to add area rug in the living room.

Area rugs for living room
Area rugs for living room. Image Source : magnoliahomes.net

Dos

It is very important for making the right choice of area rug which should be applied in the living room because it will influence the total decoration result of the living room. It is crucial for using the area rug which has appropriate size to the available space in the living room. They can get larger space feel in the living room by using the area rug which runs beneath the living room furniture. If people want to use the patterned rug, they should consider about the areas which will be obscured by the furniture. The safe choice can be found by using the all over repeat pattern area rug. If people have the furniture which comes with more delicate frame or airy and open frame, they can use the area rug which has asymmetrical design with larger pattern.

Beautiful living room area rugs with mixed textures
Beautiful living room area rugs with mixed textures. Photo by Kelly Christine, via camillestyles.com
Modern living room area rugs design
Modern living room area rugs design. Image Source : bloglovin.com
Simple grey living room area rugs design
Simple grey living room area rugs design. Image Source : bloglovin.com
Cozy living room area rugs design
Cozy living room area rugs design. Image Source : bloglovin.com

Don’ts

There are also some things which should be avoided when people choose the area rug for their living room. It is important not to use the postage stamp rug which is used for anchoring the coffee table only. Area rug is used for anchoring the entire arrangement of living room furniture after all so people should use large enough area rug if they do not want to make the area rug look dwarfed in the surroundings. If people use the area rugs which have the special parts, it must be so much better for them not to hide the special parts of the area rug with the furniture which has big size and bulky design. It will be such a waste for using the area rugs which have special feature if it is covered with large and bulky furniture. People should be wise when use area rugs for living room.

Colorful area rugs ideas for living room
Colorful area rugs ideas for living room. Image Source : brit.co
Modern area rugs ideas for living room
Modern area rugs ideas for living room. Image Source : brit.co
Artistic living room ideas with minimalist rugs
Artistic living room ideas with minimalist rugs. Image Source : brit.co
Area rug design with natural style
Area rug design with natural style. Image Source : howtodecorate.com
Area rugs for living room washed color ideas
Area rugs for living room washed color ideas. Image Source : howtodecorate.com
Beautiful hot pink tribal rug combine with black and white rug
Beautiful hot pink tribal rug combine with black and white rug. Image Source : classyclutter.net