When you are decorating the interior of your home, never ignore the floor. A suitable rug will not only enhance the beauty of your home but it will also be a good sitting place for enjoyment.
The first rug was made of rough skin and was used for cave protection and it was made around 6000 B.C when men started weaving for the first time. Today there are different classification of rugs based on the material used, method of making and their use. The material can be wool, cotton, silk etc. According to their usage we have different kinds of rugs ranging from sleeping rugs, door rugs, prayer rugs etc.
The most desired home luxuries nowadays are the wool rugs. When used they give new life and new beauty into the home without the hassle of expensive renovations. The wool thanks to its unique and natural nature has always stood the test of time. For the same reason the wool rugs have the same benefits and are the most popular type of rugs used.
There are different types of wool rugs. We can choose from traditional, persian, oriental and contemporary rugs. They can be machine made and hand made. Each rug is a masterpiece of its own. The quality and the price of wool rugs is different and is based on the type of wool, the sex of sheep, the nutrition of the sheep, the age and also general health. There are about 200 varieties of sheep to choose from.
The fiber of the wool rugs is generally harsh in consistency and is selected for durability and long wearing. The texture depends on the level of scratchiness used in the finishing rug and the quality of the fiber depends on the matter it is processed.
Even though there are all these other kind of rugs, the wool rugs stand out from the all. Why is that? Well first of all it’s the excellent design and performance. Furthermore wool accepts dye and produces colors of depth and long lasting beauty. Wool rugs are more expensive than the synthetic ones but they offer long-term investment, enhanced durability and they are quite easy to maintain. Wool rugs are resistant to abrasion and they keep their original feel and look. The color stays the same and the texture lasts longer than other fibers. You would have no problem cleaning them. A vacuum cleaner removes dirt of the surface as well as in between the fibers. They are also a good thermostat. They can keep the warm or cold, depending on the season and they also save energy because they reduce heat loss through the floors.
There are different colors and designs to choose from. So if you are looking to refresh your home, look no further and get a wool rug. It will add a touch of beauty and admiration to you home.
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