Mold and mildew can have a negative impact on anyone’s family life. Most mold and mildew goes unseen and therefore can cause a lot issues such as an allergic reaction to the mold spores. If the mold is undetected you and your family may experience constant agitation such as a runny nose, irritated eyes and constant sneezing. One place many people don’t think to look for mold and mildew growth is under their area rugs.
Area rugs make the perfect place for mold growth because they under the rug it’s dark and can trap moister. Especially for people who live in warmer, more humid climates, mold can easily grow under area rugs. One of the best defenses against mold and mildew growth is to use a rug pad.
Unlike the carpet itself, rug pads are made from synthetic materials that are moister resistant and mold resistant. They create a protective barrier between the floor and the rug so it doesn’t have the opportunity to maintain moister.
The features of the premium lock rug pad include: protection of your rug and floors, extended rug life, makes vacuuming easier, they’re washable for easy cleaning, easy to cut and fit to any size and is resist to curling.
Without a rug pad, you run the risk of a severe mold outbreak, which is not only detrimental to the health of your family, but it could ruin your rug. Rug pads are affordable and are easy to install, making them a wise investment to protect your valuable rugs and family. Besides, rug pads will help maintain the rug, helping it last longer with a greater resistance to foot traffic.