Rug Pad Frequently Asked Questions:
Q: How can rug pads protect my floor?
A: A rug pad always protects your rug and the floor from scratches, etc. However, RPW’s PET URINE BARRIER rug pad
protects your expensive hardwood, luxury vinyl tile, stone, concrete, and other hard surface floorings, too. The biggest
danger to your flooring is created by the pets we love. Don’t get upset or need to have your flooring repaired,
simply use PET URINE BARRIER rug pads now to protect your rug and floor for life.
Q: How can I get my rugs to stay in place?
A: A rug pad is an excellent way to keep your rugs in place. Pads resolve the issue of the rug moving, curling up and
more. RPW offers a complete line of rug pads to meet your every need.
Q: How do I know what rug pad I need?
A: RPW has a complete line of rug pads to suit all rug types and situations. These 3 products contain PET URINE
BARRIER to protect your floors!
Eco Supreme is a thick, plush product for areas where you desire extra cushioning.
Eco Premium is a mid-weight pad with extra cushioning for flatter rugs, runners, etc.
Eco by Design is an excellent lightweight, thin pad for areas needing clearance, ie foyers, mud rooms, hallways, etc. Each of these products is Eco friendly,
non-allergenic, and sustainable.
Q: My long runner in my hallway keeps moving and I have tried rug pads before.
A: There has always been an issue with long runners moving. This is solved by our Ever Grip rubber substitute product.
Ever Grip is a thin off-white rug pad manufactured with the same materials used in tennis shoes and chewing gum. Safe,
non-allergenic, non-toxic, and resists mold, mildew and odor causing bacteria. Offers the feel and firmness of expensive
rubber pads and holds your runner in place.
Q: What rug pad is good for people with allergies?
A: All of RPW’s rug pads are non-allergenic, non-toxic, with no odors or off gassing. Our pads are Eco friendly and have
obtained the Green Label Plus certification from the Carpet and Rug Institute.
Q: How long will the rug pad last?
A: RPW’s pad is warrantied for 20 years and our Eco products are warrantied for the life of the rug!
Q: Can I wash rug pad?
A: Our pad can be cleaned by a professional rug cleaner time after time.
Q: Will the pad bunch up under carpet?
A: No, our pad is designed to grip the floor and the rug. This allows it to stay in place and hold the rug.
Q: Does it smell funny like a new rug or carpet?
A: That’s called off-gassing and occurs when chemicals are added. Our pads have no chemicals added during processing
and are odor & off-gassing free. Non-allergenic. Non-toxic. Eco friendly. Recyclable. Sustainable.
Q: Do I need different types based on the size of the rug?
A: No, any pad you chose can be used with all sizes of rugs. It simply depends on the feel you want when walking on the
Q: Is it environmentally safe?
A: Yes, it has been tested and Green Label Plus certified by the Carpet and Rug Institute. With no odor or off-gassing,
non-allergenic, non-toxic, recycled and environmentally sustainable it’s the safest pad on the market.
Q: Does it stick to the carpet or floor?
A: No, absolutely not. That problem is caused by clay fillers added to the rubber in the inexpensive pad.
Q: How do I measure what size I need?
A: Simply look for the size rug you purchased or use a ruler. Once you know the dimensions, rug pad is usually cut 1 ½”
shorter on all sizes to allow the rug to lay down on the edges.
Q: Is it safe for older people who may shuffle their feet?
A: That is one of the best reasons to purchase rug pad. The rug drapes over the side of the pad and also protects the
rug from sliding.