July 30, 2012 2 min read
Leave room to pull out the chairs when you lay a rug under your dining table.[/caption] What’s the rule for the size of a new rug? Too large and it may it seem as if you’re trying to hide the floor. Too small and it may seem as if you’re trying to hide a stain. Choosing an appropriate rug size is not an exact science, but it’s not complete guesswork, either. While you may be able to get away with non-traditional choices in other rooms, it’s best to follow the general rules of decorating when it comes to your dining room rug. Here are a few guidelines to help you make a smart design statement in your dining room:
Make sure the rug is sufficiently big enough. While your table size and space limitations may actually dictate the size of the rug your dining room can accommodate, here are a few rules of thumb to remember when making your purchase:
As you consider your options and the best measurements for your space, take into account any sideboards or china cabinets in the room. Your new rug should not extend beneath those dining room pieces. Keeping coming back to our blog, and we promise to share more ideas for dining room rugs that are durable and attractive. We’ll also continue to keep you up to date on trends in dining room furniture and accessories. It’s your home; your style should extend into every room.
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