It's fabric, spray adhesive, a rubber rug backer. I folded over and hot glued the edges. I then applied two good coats of water-based satin poly. The result is a water-proof/ spill-proof kitchen accent rug that keeps my tile floor protected.
Rake Me Over
Shop Rake Me Over-Indigo carpet tiles featuring rich and luxurious colors in deep, fluffy softness. With FLOR you can create unique, eco-friendly area rugs, runners & wall-to-wall designs.
Inexpensive area rug: 12 industrial carpet tiles ($2 ea) connected with extra sticky black gorilla tape ($9). $33 for a 6'x8' rug that's nearly indestructible. Easy too!
For my habitat and yours
I finally checked out the Habitat for Humanity Restore they opened not far from my house. I've been meaning to go there for awhile. The community choir that I sing with helped build a Habitat House here in town so I've supported the organization in other ways. And you know how I love a bargain. A couple weeks ago a windy day laid waste to the storm door on the side of my house. The frame of the door blew completely apart, but the storm windows were still in perfect condition. Since the new…
Concrete Stain a Patio "Rug"
This stained concrete patio elevates a ho-hum floor by making a “rug” with three different shades of concrete stain. Learn how to stain a concrete patio to achieve this look or customize the design for your own concrete staining project.
How to Turn a Canvas Drop Cloth Into an Outdoor Rug
Add a bright pop of color to your patio or deck by making an outdoor rug from a painter's drop cloth, paint and stencils.
SF Flickr Finds: Katherine’s Carpet Sample Rug
On the heels of Elizabeth’s post on her FLOR Tile Samples, we found some photos in flickr that Katherine had tagged apartmenttherapysanfrancisco.Thanks, Katherine!Got something fab to share? Tag your flickr pics with apartmenttherapysanfrancisco and we’ll find you there Related Posts:• Look!: FLOR Tile Samples• How To: Make an Alterna-Flor Rug• Good Questions: Flor in the Hallway?