Among all the rugs out there, shaggy rug belong to the modern and contemporary category of rugs. Rugs are multipurpose and being from the modern category, the shaggy rug is designed to fulfill more than one purpose in a house. These rugs give a neat and elegant appearance to the houses. They are generally quite soft and fluffy in appearance, which works well for one’s comfort. These rugs have different types based on their construction and the type of material used. Here is a list of their types.
This type of shaggy rug is made of wool but have different construction. For example one of the variants called Flokati, has woolen piles on a rug backing. This rug is considered to be the softest among all. The other variant has woolen ropes in the form of pile construction. The woolen ropes that are woven could vary in thickness, which also varies the softness of the rug itself. Flokati variants are more expensive than the other variants.
Leather rugs are ones made of leather piles. They are not very attractive to look, neither are soft. However, they are easiest to clean among all the other variants of rugs. This type of rug is more suitable for homes which give a very neat outlook.
One of the best and cheaper variant of shaggy rug, and the most commonly found rug are the synthetic rugs. They are made of synthetic fibers like nylon, polyester, etc. They vary in pile thickness and density too. The biggest advantage with these rugs is the ease with one could clean them. They come in a wide range of design patterns which could be used in any style of house.