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What's the Deal with Rug Pads: Necessary or Not?

By: Nora Haroonian

You're done with the hard part. You have chosen the perfect rug, and now it's time to pay attention to detail. One of those details includes buying a rug pad to go underneath your rug. Here at The Rug Warehouse, we cut the best quality rug pads to fit and secure your area rug perfectly. Contrary to popular belief, a rug pad is not only beneficial for holding your rug in place, but serves several other purposes. Additionally, rug pads are not exclusive to hardwood floors. A rug pad can and should be placed below an area rug that is on top of carpeted floors as well. Now, we as experts would like to help you understand exactly why a rug pad is so important under your new area rug.