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    What size rug is best?

    Painters & Decorators

    What is the ideal size rug for my living room? Is there a certain proportion that I should consider, like for example, 1:8 to floor area or is it more particular than that? If so, what factors should I consider when choosing the right sized rug for the front room? thaks.

    Asked by LAURA on 4th Dec 2020
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    T@P decorating

    "As long as you leave space to move around the rug it doesn’t matter but between 1&2 foot between furniture and of course depending on the room size"

    Answered on 19th Apr 2021 - Member since Mar 2021 - report
    wattservices

    "You should have a good foot of space all sides of the rug"

    Answered on 4th Dec 2020 - Member since Sep 2020 - report
    Reach N Shine Window Fascia Gutter Cleaning Handyman Professionals

    "Hi size matters allways measure the space you want the rug to go in and takeaway 1 1/2 foot from all furnture ie sofas walls that are in the area you want the rug."

    Answered on 22nd Jan 2021 - Member since Aug 2016 - report
    Au Faix

    "Personally I prefer a two foot space between say the sofa and the edge of your rug. But it’s down to personal choice"

    Answered on 5th May 2021 - Member since Apr 2021 - report
    Delush Painter 247

    "Well, it depends on rooms size and where you actually want the rug to be fitted but minority people always use 7x10 feet rug so best to measure where you want the rug to start from with to length."

    Answered on 4th Dec 2020 - Member since Oct 2020 - report

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