A little piece of decor floating in the centre of your house links all the "design-dots" in your room. Yes, we are talking about rugs! The people prefer rugs not only to keep them comfortable during dropping temperature, but also for effective floor decoration options. Did you know rugs have developed from items of necessity to an art form during the centuries? Especially when it comes to handmade rugs! A hand-made rug can add grace and beauty to any bland surface. A big skilled team will try each knot for years in rugs to attain these intricate designs on each rug. In fact, they will spend as long as a year tying each knot. And so, no matter whether it is India or Pakistani handmade rugs, each handmade rug will have its own unique one-of-a-kind Masterpiece. This is why said; the hand-made rugs are truly works of art. These true works of art that you live on will add value to your house, be a magnificent combination of function, become heirlooms, appreciate over time, age gracefully, and most importantly, will last for generations.
Benefits of Using Handmade Rugs
1. Natural Source For Sound Proofing
Did you know the handmade rug will absorb up to 30% of its own weight in water vapour and then release or retain this moisture keeping you warm in the winter and cool in the summer? Because of its natural source for soundproofing ability (heat or cool a room), handmade rugs are often used in recording studios and apartments.
2. Chemical Free And Organic
Do you have sensitive skin? Using Machine-made and synthetic fibres rugs that contain subtle toxins can trigger allergies. This can end us causing skin reactions for people with sensitive skin. In comparison, the handmade rugs are completely organic and won't harm you and your family's health since no chemical is used.
3. Artistry and handiwork
Did you know well-crafted handmade Persian rugs have 100 to 600 knots per square inch? This makes the rugs look great and durable! Whereas the machine-made does it work to finish the design assigned for. This is the reason why handmade is getting an increase in popularity and value over generations. Another reason for its popularity is that the number of skilled weavers getting decreased every year, and handmade rugs are becoming rarer and harder to come.