Area Rugs in Austin, TX from Floor King

Discover Non-Toxic Area Rugs at Floor King

When it comes to choosing the perfect area rug for your home, safety is just as important as style. At Floor King, we understand the importance of providing non-toxic flooring options for our valued customers. With over 30 years of experience as a family-owned and operated business, our showrooms in Austin, Georgetown, and San Marcos, TX, offer a wide selection of non-toxic area rugs that will keep your home healthy and beautiful.

Why Choose Non-Toxic Area Rugs?

Non-toxic area rugs are essential for maintaining indoor air quality and ensuring a safe environment for your family, especially if you have children or pets. Traditional rugs can often contain harmful chemicals like volatile organic compounds (VOCs), flame retardants, and synthetic dyes. These substances can off-gas and contribute to indoor air pollution, leading to various health issues.

Materials to Look For

When selecting a non-toxic area rug, consider the following materials known for their safety and eco-friendliness:

  1. Wool:
    Wool is a natural, biodegradable material that is inherently flame-resistant and hypoallergenic. It doesn't require chemical treatments to enhance its properties, making it an excellent choice for non-toxic area rugs.
  2. Cotton:
    Cotton rugs are soft, durable, and free from harmful chemicals. Opt for organic cotton rugs to ensure they are grown without pesticides and processed without toxic dyes.
  3. Jute:
    Jute is a plant-based fiber that is both sustainable and biodegradable. Jute rugs are known for their natural texture and earthy appearance, making them a stylish and safe option for any room.
  4. Sisal:
    Sisal rugs are made from the fibers of the agave plant. They are naturally durable and resistant to dirt and stains without needing chemical treatments.
  5. Bamboo:
    Bamboo rugs are an eco-friendly option, as bamboo grows quickly and regenerates without the need for replanting. These rugs are sturdy, stylish, and free from harmful chemicals.

Certifications to Consider

When shopping for non-toxic area rugs, look for certifications that ensure the product meets stringent safety standards:

  1. GOTS (Global Organic Textile Standard):
    This certification guarantees that the rug is made from organic fibers and processed without toxic chemicals.
  2. OEKO-TEX Standard 100:
    Rugs with this certification have been tested for harmful substances and are safe for human use.
    GREENGUARD certified rugs meet strict emissions limits for indoor air quality, ensuring they are low in VOCs.
  4. GoodWeave:
    This certification ensures that the rug is free from child labor and meets environmental and social standards.

Visit Floor King for Non-Toxic Area Rugs

At Floor King, we pride ourselves on offering a curated selection of non-toxic area rugs that meet the highest safety standards. Our knowledgeable staff is here to help you find the perfect rug for your home, ensuring both style and peace of mind. Visit our showrooms in Austin, Georgetown, or San Marcos, TX, and explore our extensive collection of safe and stylish area rugs.

For over 30 years, Floor King has been dedicated to providing top-quality flooring solutions to our community. Trust us to help you create a healthy, beautiful home with our non-toxic area rugs. Stop by one of our showrooms today and experience the Floor King difference!