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With over 50,000 styles and sizes from the world's best area rug brands, such as Karastan, Colonial Mills, Sphinx by Oriental Weavers, Shaw Living, Rhody Rug, Mohawk Select, Concord Global, Home Dynamix, and Capel, CraftRugs.com has the perfect area rug for every room and style. In addition to our large selection, CraftRugs.com offers Free Ground Shipping on all area rugs and rug pads shipped within the continental US, a 15 day In-Home Trial, and our Lowest Price Guarantee.
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Monday, July 7, 2008
Machine-woven area rugs are made on power looms by hand, machine or computer. The loom is strung with a cotton or jute warp, and then woven using nylon, polypropylene, wool or other material. Machine-made area rugs have become very popular due to the variety of sizes, colors, designs, lower pricing and availability.