Rugs Educational Video: watch this video featuring products available on Costco.com.
We're pleased to offer our members both handmade and machine made rugs at costco.com. The construction, material, and size of the rug determine the quality and price. Understanding the way they are made can help you determine what's best for you. Hand matted area rugs are woven by hand and secured to the foundation by tying knots. the process is labor intensive. Depending on the size, they may take up to a year or more to complete. Although they may costs more upfront, this type of rug can provide decades of use. Price variances are based on the material type, denseness of the weave, and the number of knots per square inch. Hand tufted area rugs are created by punching yarn through a printed cloth that is stretched over a support frame. A layer of latex is added to the backside to hold the yarn in place, and then covered with a cotton backing to protect the underlying floor. Hand tufted rugs are plus to the touch, durable, and uniquely beautiful. Machine made rugs offer exceptional value in floor coverings, and they're available on a wide range of sizes, colors, and materials. This type of rug is often constructed from synthetic materials that are stain resistant and impervious to moisture and mildew, but also incorporate natural fibers like cotton and wool. Their affordability and versatility make them an excellent choice. Costco.com is pleased to offer a continuously changing assortment of rugs at an exceptional value.