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How to Store Rubber Backed Rugs

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Purple rubber backed rugs.
The backing on throw rugs can deteriorate over time. Proper storage can help slow this process down. This is a guide about storing rubber backed rugs.
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August 5, 2017

Storing rubber back rugs in the closet will make the back deteriorate. How do you store them?

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August 5, 20170 found this helpful
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I have used the air tight storage bags that you can suck the air out of with the vacuum cleaner for smaller rugs - but I did not leave them but a couple of months as they were folded and that is not good for rugs being stored a long time.

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I believe cleaners recommend rolling them with tuff on inside and a layer of a cotton sheet as you roll - the rug can then be wrapped in another sheet and stored in a dark cool, dry area.

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August 5, 20170 found this helpful

Heat is what makes them deteriorate. Store in a cool place. Don't put them in the dryer, either.

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August 5, 20170 found this helpful

Heat is what makes them break down. Do you have a cooler place to store them?

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