Posts in category Rug Depot News

Fabricated Stair Runner using 27̸...

Main stair case
The customer had taken great efforts to match her decorative wall paint in her foyer. She wanted a dramatic stair runner to balance with the dramatic wall paint. We decided to use 27″ x 8′ pieces of runners, piece them together, cut a miter for the landing and create a continuous stair runner. The outcome was amazing. Customer c [...]

Match treads to an existing area rug&...

Match treads to an existing area rug…..
Our customer had an existing area rug made out of a Stanton Montpelier piece of carpet.  He emailed in to see if we could custom make stair treads to match. If the material exists, we can do it! The stairs in which needed the treads were straight, however,  the bottom six, flared out, so we planned on having the treads flare out as well. The [...]

Stair runner with Pie shaped steps &#...

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Customer had a challenge and two manners in which to solve the challenge.  Her first two steps were “pie” shaped and she was being told that they could not be done with an oriental stair runner. She researched and found The Rug Depot.  We discussed the options and I reinforced that we could certainly fabricate the material to turn [...]

Natural Fiber Stair Runner

Natural Fiber Stair Runner
This customer wanted a natural fiber product for their stairs. The runner needed to be custom fabricated to a width of 30″ and the surging applied. Installation went smooth and the customer was delighted. Thanks Meg, the runner looks amazing. Product:  Fibreworks,  Argyle 2023 color: Brushed Nickel.   Matching area rugs and runners [...]

Even a senior Citizen can install tre...

Even a senior Citizen can install treads.
Hello Meg, I received my stair treads quickly.  Thank you, they are beautiful. Yes, do put my treads on your website as an example of what a lone senior citizen can do with your beautiful carpet.  I am a certified senior citizen.  I know that because my government gave me the official membership card when they made me sign up for Medicare sev [...]

Pie Shaped Treads

Pie Shaped Treads
Coverage of the stair treads, needs to be large enough to cover the pies and then have it flow into the 29″ x 10″ treads. Since the pies and the treads are custom, the material would need to be ordered and then Rug Depot would custom make the appropriate size pieces. The choice of material was made however, the binding needed to b [...]

Coordinating an area rug with pillows...

Coordinating an area rug with pillows on a sofa….
Customer was moving into a new home.  They purchased new furniture.  Now they  needed a rug for their living room that would coordinate with their sofa.  The colors of the pillows are  grey and yellow. The sofa is a solid grey. The choice was made to order a rug by Oriental Weavers, from the Stella Collection. The rug is a transitional style [...]

Take a stair runner and accomodate tu...

Take a stair runner and accomodate turned stairs
My customer called to have a runner fabricated to accommodate stairs that had two pie shaped steps in the middle of the run of stairs. The customer wanted the Rug Depot to custom fabricate the pies, for he was not finding a local installer that was comfortable with the cuts that needed to be made. Measurements were taken and templates were [...]

Area rugs to match your stairs

Area rugs to match your stairs
Once again, the Rug Depot assisted a customer in determining the best wearing treads for their situation. We fabricated treads and custom pie shapes for 2 steps and a mitered landing piece. The item chosen was item number:  143623 Persian Garden PG-07 Cocoa. To ensure a custom fit, we needed all the measurements of the stairs.  When the pro [...]

Switch backed Stair Case

Howland stair case
A challenging 3 story Switchback stair case. A very long project to restore the stairs and now just need the final touch. The goal was to keep the distance from the wall consistent on each run of this 3 story switchback staircase so one’s eye would see consistency. Hi Meg, I love the look of the landing pieces/ Jane Item: 161801 Roy [...]