Rugs today are used in differently in almost every home and with the different types that are available it has become an integral part of the décor of every home. Cowhide rugs are manufactured today with trendy designs and with modern artistic features that the look of the rug does not give away the actual raw material used which is the hide of the cow. Since finest quality hides are in use in the manufacture of these rugs, the final product is a high quality, modern and durable rug. Its demand is on the rise mainly because of its durability and easy maintenance besides being very affordable.
For people living in extreme cold climatic regions the use of the rugs in almost all the rooms of their homes is mandatory. So buying rugs is more a necessity than a luxury and hence to make it affordable it is best to go in for Cowhide rugs for your home needs. But it would be good to understand and identify the real and authentic hide from the fake ones that are cheaply available in the market. The real ones are definitely of high quality and more durable but if affordability is a factor then opting for the fake ones is also convenient. If you are looking for a long term buy, then getting the real Cowhide rug is best as they are more durable.
The different types of Cowhide rugs produced today include printed rugs, dyed rugs, patchwork rugs and also rugs that are made of plain looking natural hide. One of the most significant benefits of using the hide of the cow for the rugs is that each piece has its own distinctive qualities. The hide of each cow is unique making each piece of rug different from any other in looks, quality and durability. So you can be sure of having an exclusively designed rug if you plan to spread a Cowhide rug in your home. Patchwork rugs are more in vogue now a days as the designs of the patches used differ vastly.
There are many factors that need to be considered when you plan to buy a Cowhide rug. Firstly you need to ensure that high quality of hides have been used in the making of the rug. Secondly and most importantly is the treatment method that has been implemented. Rugs that have been treated naturally with solutions that are using naturally obtained ingredients are a better option than those that have been treated with chemicals. Since the rug is to be laid on the floor where babies and pets are likely to be touch, it is safer to use naturally treated rugs. Also you need to take note of the use of Chromium and identify the amount and the quality of the Chromium that has been used.
Once you have considered these factors, the next you can consider are physical features like the size and area of the room where you want to use your rug, the designs and the color of the Cowhide rug that will suit the décor of the room to enhance its beauty.
The author has a business where he is having a natural or exotic animal print cowhide rugs to suit every decor & budget, and matching decorator pillows too.