We’ve been in the outdoor rug business since 2002. In that time, Designed for Outdoors has assembled of the finest products on the market. For an exposed outdoor space, try our waterproof, eco-friendly Mad Mats. If looking for patio rugs over a covered area, check out Couristan and TransOcean’s beautiful line of quick-drying outdoor rugs. We’ve got rug designs from all over the world – you’re sure to find a rug that caters to your outdoor decorating needs!
Looking for a rug to go on an uncovered patio or deck? Try a recycled plastic mat. They're extremely mildew resistant and effortlessly wick away moisture. Looking for something soft with a more traditional feel? Handmade outdoor rugs have a thicker pile that's extra kind and gentle to your feet. For the best of both worlds, consider our collection of machine made outdoor rugs. They're woven from finer polypropylene threads, giving them the feel of a traditional rug, but with a smaller pile height that promotes great performance in even in wet conditions.
Creating outdoor living rooms is the latest trend in home improvement. Making cohesive outdoor rooms is easy with the right outdoor area rug to define your space. You can use one to anchor a seating area, go under an outdoor table or place one out in the yard for a cozy spot to lounge or for the kids to play on. To complete your space we also carry outdoor throw pillows, cube seats and accessories all made for the outdoors so they are durable, weather-resistant and ready for long-lasting enjoyment in you outdoor living room.
The popular colors for outdoor rugs this year will be warm colors and earth tones. Expect to see fire-inspired reds, ocean inspired blues, golden browns and greens. Also making its debut this year in the outdoor rug market is gray. Use colors to make your outdoor spaces warm and welcoming, while still remaining contemporary and calm.
Mixing patterns and different colors in the same room or space is in for 2011. Be bold and combine dark colored, busy patterns with lighter colored, less busy patterned items. For those less adventurous, safer designers, many rug brands offer the same colored rugs in an array of patterns. Mix and match patterns while staying in the same color palette. Check out Couristan and Trans-Ocean for an assortment of these great kinds of rugs.
Luxury is always in and we carry an assortment of gorgeous hand-made rugs at low prices. Hand-made rugs have a special attention to detail and come in a larger assortment of colors than machine-made. Each rug is hand-hooked so it is one of a kind and due to its heirloom-quality these rugs will be a long-term investment. Hand-made brands include Transocean, Surya, Jellybean, and The Rug Market. Along with already low prices, all our rugs come with free shipping giving you luxury at the lowest price.