How to Hang a Rug

If you're thinking of hanging a rug - Be careful.

You need to be absolutely certain that the warp threads can stand the strain. There are various techniques and which is used depends largely on how stiff or floppy your rug is.

You need to distribute the weight of the rug evenly so a series of rings can be added to the back, or a pole can be used - DON'T use nails or staples. Oriental rug hanging clips are available or a strong poster holder could be used but the best advice is: if you're in any doubt - seek professional advice

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