Consumer Corner

For this edition of Consumer Corner we asked furniture shoppers which rug materials they preferred most for the living room/family room and the master bedroom. Preferred materials vary based on room and the shopper's generation.

Preferred rug material for the living room/family room
Consumer Corner

Top 3 by generation

 

Millennials
(ages 18-32)

Generation X
(ages 33-48)

Boomers
(ages 49-67)

Seniors
ages 68 and older)

1.
Cotton

Leather

Wool

Wool

2.
Leather

Cotton

Synthetics

Leather

3.
Wool

Wool

 Cotton

Synthetics

Preferred rug material for the master bedroom

Consumer Corner

Top 3 by generation

 

Millennials

Generation X

Boomers

Seniors

1.

Cotton

Cotton

Wool

Synthetics

2.

Wool

Wool

Cotton

Wool

3.

Silk

Chenille

Synthetics

Cotton

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