What is a Rug Pad? A rug pad is a vital part of any area rug and it is the material placed under your rug on top of your floor. The rug pad is meant to protect your rug and floor from common damage and unnecessary wear, as well as prevent slipping and add extra comfort. Do I need a rug pad? Yes, if you use your area rug, then you need a rug pad. The rug pad should be slightly smaller than the size of your rug to allow the edges of the rug to relax to the floor.
The reason you should use Durahold Plus rug pad under your rug is that it will prevent slipping, add comfort and protect rug and floor while being safe for hardwood and all floors. Rug pads for hardwood floors need to prevent damage to the floor and should not cause marks, discoloration or any damage. Durahold Plus rug pad does not contain any adhesive or chemical that can damage the floor, so it is safe for hardwood and all types of floors.