Can you put large area rugs over worn wall-to-wall carpet?

Answer Large area rugs are a good way to detract attention from worn carpet and can be successfully placed over wall-to-wall carpet, although a rug pad may be required to prevent the rug from slipping or ... Read More »

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Can you put area rugs over worn carpet?

You can place a room-sized area rug, or layer several smaller area rugs, over worn or stained carpeting. Choose colors that coordinate with the decor or take the opportunity to brighten the room wi... Read More »

How do I remove wall-to-wall carpet?

Start With a Pry BarPlace a pry bar between the carpet and the wall in one corner of the room. Gently pull the carpet straight up, using care to avoid scratching the wall or baseboards with the pry... Read More »

Can area rugs be used over carpet?

On One Hand: Rugs Bring Color to a RoomRugs can tie a room together and bring it to life by adding color and texture. They are very versatile; you can change or replace them as needed. Rugs can als... Read More »

How do I hang oriental rugs on the wall?

Pick Canvas StretcherSelect a canvas stretcher and unbleached muslin fabric that are both about 2 inches larger than the rug. Muslin fabric must be used to protect the oriental rug from being stain... Read More »