Weekly Round-ups:  Area Rugs

How to use area rugs throughout your home (even outside) to define spaces and create a warm environment for living.

Everyone has an opinion on how big a rug should be and where it should be used in a home. Houzz lays down the rules and then tells you how to break them!

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Oriental rugs can be used throughout your home, and never go out of style. See how the Pinterest community styles their oriental rugs.

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When using area rugs, keep in mind the other textiles in the room (bedding, throw pillows and blankets on a couch) that need to be cohesive with your rug. You can also layer one rug over another for a different effect.

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Outdoor area rugs are a great way to extend your living and dining spaces beyond the traditional walls of your home.

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