How Much Should You Spend on an Area Rug?

Our experts advise on choosing an area rug by pile, construction, size, and placement—and how much it’ll cost.

Able to tie a room together, delineate spaces, and add warmth and texture in one fell swoop, the right area rug can instantly elevate the home. "Don’t be afraid to go for a bold pattern," says interior designer and stylist Angela Belt. "Look for texture and statement pieces for your home."

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