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About our rugs

The Crucial Rug Store is a leading UK natural rug company - we supply natural rugs manufactured by Crucial Trading.

All Crucial Rug Store rugs are custom made and prices are based on a rugs material/border configuration and its size. You can use the Rug Builder - with its integrated wishlist function to design/price as many rugs as you want before purchasing.

Each Crucial Rug Store rug comes with high quality bordering of your choice, the Rug Builder also provides the option to add an extra border or edge piping.

To assist we have created a range of fully customisable designs available in our materials ranges and collections. Please note as all of our rugs are hand made sizes can vary by up to 5%.

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*rug shown sisool tric cream (M802) with suede border and piping

Crucial Rug Store rugs feel fabulous underfoot, have the ability to sit comfortably with any type of interior, are durable and look stunning.

suitability information

To discover more about the suitabilities of each of our materials please read on...

At-a-glance material comparison

In depth material profile

 

At-a-glance material comparison

At-a-glance material comparison
Suitability Coir Jute Seagrass Sisal Sisool Wool
Light domestic use
Heavy domestic use
Castor chair use        
Stair use  

In depth material profile

To make the selection process easier we've introduced in-depth material profiles for coir, jute, seagrass, sisal, sisool, wool.

We have also introduced a system of suitability icons which you will see below. Each icon denotes the suitability of a material for a particular type of environment. If there is no icon present then the material is considered unsuitable for that particular type of environment.


Jute - hard wearing yet soft to touch

Jute rugs

Light Domestic Use

Yes

Heavy Domestic Use

Yes

Caster Chair use: No
Stairways: No

Backing Material: natural latex - anti slip

Suitable for areas of light use Suitable for areas of heavy use

Coir - rich textile with resilience

Coir rugs

Light Domestic Use

Yes

Heavy Domestic Use

Yes

Caster Chair use: No
Stairways: Yes

Backing Material: natural latex - anti slip

Suitable for areas of light use Suitable for areas of heavy use Suitable for use on stairs

Seagrass - unrivalled strength and stain resistance

Seagrass rugs

Light Domestic Use

Yes

Heavy Domestic Use

Yes

Caster Chair use: No
Stairways: No

Backing Material: natural latex - anti slip

Suitable for areas of light use Suitable for areas of heavy use

Sisal - the widest range of colours and applications

Sisal rugs

Light Domestic Use

Yes

Heavy Domestic Use

Yes

Caster Chair use: Yes
Stairways: Yes

Backing Material: natural latex - anti slip

Suitable for areas of light use Suitable for areas of heavy use Suitable for use of castors Suitable for use on stairs

Sisool - the softness of wool with the strength of Sisal

Sisool rugs

Light Domestic Use

Yes

Heavy Domestic Use

Yes

Caster Chair use: Yes
Stairways: Yes

Backing Material: jute


Suitable for areas of light use Suitable for areas of heavy use Suitable for use of castors Suitable for use on stairs

Wool - the ultimate in cushiony softness

Wool rugs

Light Domestic Use

Yes

Heavy Domestic Use

Yes

Caster Chair use: No
Stairways: Yes

Backing Material: jute *except Tillia, Melaphyre and Pompom which are backed with Polypropylene.

Suitable for areas of light use Suitable for areas of heavy use Suitable for use on stairs
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