All of us know about various benefits of having rugs at home and how it can decorate the interiors of your home. However, there are few other benefits that rug offers and most of them are never talked about, but are equally important.
Following are few additional benefits of area rugs which are never discussed openly.
Did you ever observe during winter season how your rug keeps the room warm and thus your heating cost will reduce considerably? These rags can easily block cooler air from the floor to come up due to any crack on the floor. If you have used good quality of rug then it will warm up your room and you may not need heater at all. The effect will be felt more if the size of the rug is bigger. You can also walk on bare feet without feeling cold.
If you are staying in an apartment then anything that you do can be heard by your neighbor who is staying below you. You may often hear complain from your neighbor about noise whenever you walk on the floor. However, once you use the rug and cover your floor this is totally minimized. Therefore, your neighbor will appreciate if you invest on a rug for your room.
You must have often noticed echoes if you walk in any empty room. Sometimes this may be very inconvenient for you to listen properly. By using rug in the room, you can easily get rid of such echo. You can try by using any tape recorder and you can feel the difference between before and after the rug.
If you ever try standing on the floor for a little longer where there is no rug, you will feel some pain on your knees particularly if you are above 50 years old. It may get worse and worse as the day passes. You will find a remarkable difference after putting rug on the floor. You will find that even after standing for longer duration you do not get such knee pain any more.
If you already have rugs available on the floor then there will be very little confusion while choosing the furniture. You can easily choose your furniture as you know the floor design. Without having a rug, you will always be confused while choosing your furniture.
Normal floor without any rug will keep you less active. You will notice that after putting the rug on your floor you can run, walk and play with your puppy without getting much tired. If you do the same thing on any normal floor which is not carpeted then within very short time you will feel tired.