Red evokes energy, strength, passion and love. It increases blood pressure and creates emotion. This extremely visual color will make itself noticed in any room. Red can be used in interior decor in many unique ways. It can be used as an accent color to stimulate the mind and keep you busy or a focal point that creates intimacy. Whichever way you use red it is sure to amaze!
Placing the correct size rug in your space is as important as choosing the right color or pattern. A rug that it is too small will shift the balance of the room unfavorably. A rug that is too big, especially in open floor plans, may put the area designations off. There are a few rules of thumb, but a picture says it better. Use these handy guides by Interior Designer Lisa Ferguson to make the best choice.