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Giant rugs needed

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nextchapterplease Mon 25-Jul-16 14:37:18

Hi moving in a few weeks and will have all stone flooring throughout ground floor until we can sort out made to measure rugs.
In the meantime I thought I might get some affordable giant rugs to tide us over so it's not stark and hard for the DC.
Can't find anything bigger than 3 metres by 2 metres - 4 metres by 3 metres would be much better fit.

Any ideas anyone ?

Mycraneisfixed Mon 25-Jul-16 15:01:29

I don't think even IKEA does them that big!

Ilikedogs Tue 26-Jul-16 07:53:37

We have one from John Lewis which is pretty much 4m x 3m.
I'm not sure it's a great temporary solution as it was close to £1000.

If it's a really temporary thing I believe that you can get regular fitted carpet cut to your size and then bound at the edges.

happymonkey13 Tue 26-Jul-16 08:03:40

Try They have lots of choice and sizes.

DoItTooJulia Tue 26-Jul-16 08:07:16

I was going to suggest that you buy some off cuts of carpet and get some non slip under may stuff and make do with that. Some of the cheap poly-what'sit carpets would be useful, you could even use some spray adhesive to stick the edges to the floor. You'd probably need that Lakeland sticky stuff remover afterwards, but I reckon it's far cheaper than buying a huge rug with a huge price tag!

Good luck-your new home sounds lovely!

DoItTooJulia Tue 26-Jul-16 08:07:36

Mat not may

Tinklypoo Tue 26-Jul-16 08:08:00

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AniceMNetter Tue 26-Jul-16 08:10:33

We have a few rugs from modern rugs including a 4m X 3m one,

Hope that helps.

FenellaFerranti Tue 26-Jul-16 08:12:21

Ebay does second hand Turkish/Persian rugs some of which are very large, I've had a few and they're very cheap for the size and generally in great condition. Atoz rugs is one seller I think but if you search you'll find lots.

nextchapterplease Tue 26-Jul-16 17:01:47

Ooh loads of replies thank you ! I will look at them all - we are thinking we will get carpet bound long term - but I can't get exact measurements until we are in. ( grumpy vendors suddenly decided not to leave the existing rugs so we haven't actually measured up for this!)

It may be that I just have to leave it bare until we can sort it properly but will see if any of the huge rugs are affordable
Thanks all

Takingsooty Tue 26-Jul-16 17:04:13

We have stone floors through choice. I'd live with them for a bit to see if you like them. We only have rugs by the fireplace.
They're lovely & cool in the summer and are easy to clean.

JoJoSM2 Fri 05-Aug-16 02:03:08

You could also put 2 rugs together instead of one.

nextchapterplease Sat 06-Aug-16 22:30:18

Thanks for extra replies. The suggested websites really helped but have decided to wait until we are in to choose something as the size means it's not a cheap decision ! But I now know we can get something quite quickly.

Takingsooty I am loving the stone floors don't worry it's just we still have young DC who topple backwards off sofas so I need some sort of cushioning in the short term at least .

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