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Why you need underpadding for your rug!

by Ijaz Mohammad | | | 0 Comments

Rug under pads are not just for keeping your rug in place. They actually serve several important functions that can extend the life of your rug and prevent damage to floors and walls. So why do you need underpadding?

Yes, you DO need underpadding!

You might be asking yourself, “do I really need that extra layer of padding underneath my rug?” You do! 

Padding keeps the rug flat

Padding keeps the rug flat, preventing it from curling and slipping around. It's an easy way to avoid having to straighten your rug with a vacuum every time you need to get up.

Padding provides support for the exterior of the rug as well as underneath it.

Padding protects floors

You don't want a rug that's only adding beauty to your space—you also want it to be functional. That's why you need underpadding for your rug.

Underpadding prevents scratching and scuffing on hardwood floors, which is especially important for those who have large rugs that can be heavy when moved or vacuumed. It also protects delicate wood floors from dents caused by the weight of heavy rugs."

Padding prevents scratches and stains.

Padding prevents your rug from moving on the floor. This is especially important if you have hardwood or tile floors, which can be scratched by the fibers of a woven rug. Padding also protects the surface underneath your rug and prevents damage to it. If you have carpeting that needs to last as long as possible, padding will help reduce wear on its fibers over time.

When underpadding for rugs is necessary, it can make all the difference in how well your space looks!

Padding prevents slippage.

Padding is a great option for any kind of carpet, especially those that are placed on hard surfaces like concrete. If you have a rug on a hard surface, it can be difficult to keep the rug secure without underpadding. For example, if you have a rug placed in front of your sofa and there's no carpeted floor beneath it, then the rug could easily slide around when people walk across it.

Underpadding is also a good option if your flooring isn't completely smooth. Your rug may not stay put if the floor has bumps or uneven spots that create friction between its fibers and the surface below them. Underpadding can help prevent this from happening by providing extra cushioning so that your rugs don't move around as much while they're being walked on or otherwise disturbed by movement near them!

Padding prolongs the life of your rug.

The last thing you want is to get your rug dirty, but it can happen if you have a lot of traffic in your room or it's near an active area of the house. Padding helps protect your rug from wear and tear, which means that its lifespan will be longer. You don't have to worry about it getting damaged when someone accidentally trips over it or when someone leaves their muddy shoes near it.

The padding also makes cleaning the rug easier because there's no need to worry about moving furniture around in order for the carpet cleaner to reach every spot on the flooring surface. This also means that pet hair won't get stuck underfoot!

Padding not only prevents slippage, but also makes vacuuming more effective since there are no gaps where dirt could hide between fibers inside the fabric itself (which happens especially easily with woven styles). Additionally, this feature prevents dust mites from hiding away inside cracks within crevices between fibers too deep into any particular surface material


As you can see, there are many benefits to using underpadding for your rug. You'll need to make sure that it's the right thickness and material for the type of carpet you have in mind; if not, then it might not work properly or at all. But don't worry! We're here to help! Just let us know what kind of rug you want (we'll be happy to recommend one), how big an area it needs covering up, and we'll find something perfect within minutes!









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