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Stairs are often one of the first things which guests see when they enter your home, and they are also one of the most overlooked features of your home when it comes to interior style. Here at, we are masters at creating stairways that will make your guests envious, and we have compiled a list of the 5 stair carpet trends you should try to give your hallway an upgrade.  Sophisticated Chic  Create a sophisticated and luxe entrance to your living space with a sleek black stair runner which can be... Read More



Giving your stairway an upgrade is a great way to breathe a bit of fresh life into your living space, and one of the best ways to change your look is with a stair runner. There are many questions that you’ll ask yourself when it comes to redecorating your stairway, and here at Runrug, we have all of the design prowess and knowledge to help guide you through your design decisions.   Matching or contrasting the color of your walls to your runner can be difficult, but once you have mastered... Read More



Christmas is just around the corner; the days are getting colder, and shorter, and (hopefully) your home is getting a little cozier! Why not make your home warmer this winter with a nice new hallway runner?  Cozy carpet runners in all colors!  We stock carpet runners in almost every color, but if you’re feeling festive already, why not try red, green, or a bit of both? To inject some understated festivity into your home, why not try our plain red “Aztec” runner? For something a bit more out there, our “Persian” or... Read More



When it comes to creating the perfect Christmassy home, we at know exactly how we can help. Though you may not want a permanent feature, such as a stair runner, for the Christmas period, your home can certainly benefit from one of our more mobile products. Choosing a hallway carpet runner or a new rug can really bring some festive cheer where it’s most needed and create a Christmassy first impression for your guests.  Style is an important consideration, even when it comes to Christmas decor! Home decor falls... Read More



Whether you are searching for a wedding runner to add to your dream wedding venue or you want to offer couples a variety of runner styles to walk down as a host venue – we have just what you are searching for at   But what else must you consider when purchasing and setting up a wedding runner? We have that covered for you also.   You want your big day to be special, and that includes every second from getting ready in the morning to taking your first steps down... Read More

Gray Design Ideas 15/09/2020

5 Gray Hallway Ideas: A Guide To Decorating With Gray

Unsure about working with gray color schemes for hallways? You’ve come to the right place. We’ve got some fantastic gray hallway ideas to help you make the most of this surprisingly versatile color all-rounder. From dark grays to metallic pops and making appropriate use of natural lighting and the position of your home, our guide covers lots of gray hallway decorating ideas and techniques. So let’s get stuck in … 1. Be Daring with Dark Gray Dark gray in a hallway? Think we’ve gone mad? Trust us; it works. It... Read More

Dark bedroom ideas 15/09/2020

Dark bedroom ideas: How to decorate with dark colours

We know what you’re thinking. Dark bedrooms? Surely that’s something to be avoided when it comes to decor? Quite the contrary, in fact. If done properly, dark bedrooms can be cosy, restful and calming places that create a warm, cocooning effect. Bliss. Not sure where to start? Decorating a dark bedroom is easier than you might think. We’re here to help you make the right choices and give you plenty of dark bedroom ideas to inspire your next decor project. What colour to paint a dark bedroom The best place to... Read More


Stair rods or stair clips? [What’s the difference and which should I choose?]

There’s only one way to finish off the perfect stair runner installation; with a beautiful set of stair rods or stair clips. But what’s the difference between the two, we hear you ask? And is one better than the other? Let us take you through the need-to-knows about stair rods and stair clips and get you up to speed: What are Stair Rods? Stair rods are quite simply a set of ornamental rods, most commonly made of metal, used to help keep stair carpeting in place. Where once they were... Read More

how to fit a stair runner 15/09/2020

What is the best carpet for stairs with high traffic?

Busy household? Booming business? Carpeted stairs with high traffic can take quite a beating as the months and years go by. And, if the carpet isn’t designed to cope with such heavy use, it can start to look very sorry for itself very quickly indeed. That’s why it’s worth taking a little extra time when choosing your new stair carpet or stair runners to find those with sturdier properties that are built to last. That way, no matter how many pairs of feet (or sets of paws) run up and... Read More


How to stop rugs moving on carpet

Rugs, mats and carpet runners have an inconvenient habit of creeping out of their original positions; particularly when placed on top of carpet. Aside from looking a little askew and untidy, a rug or runner that moves around or rucks up on carpet can become a dangerous tripping hazard. With this in mind, we’ve put together a guide on how to stop rugs creeping on carpet and maintain a neat, safe environment in your home. First, though, a quick note on why rugs move on carpet: Why do Rugs Move on Carpet? It’s somewhat... Read More