Choose Seagrass/Mountain Grass Carpets, Avoid Harmful VOCs
Posted on August 14th, 2013
Standard carpeting that is under the feet of most Americans is often made with materials that are hazardous to your health, so it is important to choose an eco-friendly natural area rug for your home or office. Some side effects of exposure to VOCs (volatile organic compounds) are headaches, allergic skin reactions, irritation in the nose and throat, fatigue and dizziness. These compounds are dangerous to your health in high amounts.
It is highly recommended, to choose from the selection of natural seagrass or mountain grass rugs. Natural carpets are made from rapidly renewable materials that come from plants. As fibers grow they can be harvested over and over again, causing no harm to our environment.
There so many benefits of using natural, eco-friendly carpet. In addition to the benefits of better health and cleanliness, when you incorporate sustainable, organic materials in your home, it creates a cozy, health-conscience environment. As you consider your next carpet, keep in mind naturally renewable materials such as seagrass or mountain grass rugs.
Jute Rugs, Great for Style & Trends!
Posted on August 2nd, 2013
After a long, tireless search for something neutral that would let my creativity flow, I found my perfect match with the neutral tones of a Jute Rug. Jute Rugs let my sense of style and love for constant change of home decor finally take off. Because of the earthy-tones, I can never get bored of my living room!
The intricate braiding techniques, done by machine or by hand, make the Jute Rug that much more special when making my selection. Jute Rugs stand out while shopping for other quality rugs. The customization and the attention to detail will make any of your house guests go crazy for the one-of-a-kind design of the Jute Rug.
The central focus point in most households is often overlooked. Jute Rugs are made of woven linen and canvas. These fabrics add a special element when designed customary for your room putting a unique touch to your living space that reflects your own sense personal style.
The aesthetic Jute Rug is highly sustainable with proper care, and can add that special touch you are looking for to any room. The neutral tones allow for constant change, for whatever mood that is set in your space!
When styling with a nautical look, these are great because of the braided designs adding a distinctive touch. When designing a modern or trendy room, the Jute Rug is noncommittal to continual change of your room. When designing any space, pay attention to detail, show your personal style and taste, and remember to choose a quality Jute Rug.
Jute Rugs for Allergy Sufferers
Posted on July 23rd, 2013
Allergy sufferers, unite! Tracking allergens into your home will be absorbed by most other carpets, not your new Jute Rug. When looking to keep pesky dust mites and outdoor pollen out of your home it is important to start at the source, where you rest your feet. The Jute Rug, made out of non toxic fibers and tannins actually repel dust mites!
When kept in dry areas, mold and mildew is kept at bay and eliminated with the natural fibers. With regular cleaning and the proper placement of your Jute Rug in your home, you can nip allergies in the bud.
Remember, normal maintenance and care is important for your Jute Rug! Due to the bound, course rug; regular vacuuming is crucial to increase your carpet’s life and eliminate additional allergens. Keep your Jute Rug out of outdoor areas, this will defeat the entire purpose of keeping allergens out of your home.
Noticing an increase of mold or mildew? The humidity may be too high in the space you have put your Jute Rug. Moisture will compromise the integrity of your Jute Rug. If you are an allergy sufferer, the Jute Rug will be the perfect addition to the entryway of your home. Check out the Santana Jute Rug for your allergy needs.