With carpet binding, the entire categories of broadloom and remnants are available for transformation. Before ordering, it's best to know what kind of binding you want:
- A tape binding uses a twill tape to enclose the unfinished edge of the carpet; the tape is sewn onto the carpet and can either match or contrast with the rug
- A surged binding is when a sewing machine overlaps the edge with densely placed stitches; f you want to add fringe, this is the option to use
Between customized size and shape, and the endless variety of carpeting, creating a custom rug is uncomplicated and affordable.
Have you ever wondered why a square rug is so expensive? With carpet binding, you can make a rug with the measurements that fits your room, rather than trying to make the room fit whatever rug is available mass-market.
So you've made the move and want to work a midcentury modern vibe in your great room. You are free to design an outside-the-box shape. There's nothing stopping you from having a large amoeba shape to rock the Jetsons look.
Color plays an enormous role in the feel of a room. Custom binding lets you find the exact color of for your rug, without the compromise that stock rugs require.
The next time you look at a rug and think “if only,” come to Carpets Etc. where carpet binding and some imagination will make you exclaim, “Exactly!”