Knowing what size a rug should be to put in your living space is a common question and stumbling block for many people. So, here’s some tips to help you get off to a good start.

A rug doesn’t need to cover the whole floor space but should be used to anchor the seating in the room so at least the front 2 legs sit on top of the rug. Depending on the size, shape and the furniture in your room, the size of the rug you choose may vary but the principle pretty much stays the same.