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Rug Hanging Systems 

Hanging an oriental rug on a wall can be a great way to showcase its intricate design and add some texture and color to a room.

Renaissance Rug Cleaning makes custom museum-quality rug hanging systems for area rugs and other woven textiles for decorative display. Rug hanging systems allow you to hang rugs on walls with a clean look for display or as a decorative element in a room.

Displaying a rug on a wall is a great option for old worn tribal rugs that have seen a century or more of use on the floor. These rugs can be at a tipping point; becoming fragile and used on the floor will result in rapid deterioration and destroy them in a few years or less.  

How to hang a rug on the wall

Sleeve handing system
Sleeve hanging system sewn to a rug

Rug Sleve Mounting 

With a sleeve mount, we hand sew a canvas sleeve to the back of your rug so a decorative curtain rod can be placed through the sleeve for hanging on a wall.

This mounting system is fully reversible and causes no damage. change or alteration the rug.  

Velcro handing system for rugs

Rug Velcro Mounting 

Rug Velcro mounting is a method of attaching a rug to a wall or other surface using Velcro strips. This method involves hand sewing a Velcro strip to the back of the rug and the other velcro strip to a piece of wool. The wood is then mounted to the wall, and the rug attaches to the velcro.  


The advantage is a cleaner look that keeps the rug closer to the wall; it's also the preferred hanging method in museums. 


Rug Velcro mounting is a simple and easy way to hang a rug on a wall, it allows you to easily remove and reposition the rug as needed or easily swap rugs of similar sizes.


The velcro rug display system is reversible and not harmful or destructive to the rug or textile. Hand sewing can easily be removed at any time without damage or alteration to the rug. By nature, these hanging systems distribute the weight of textiles evenly, preventing sagging or stretching. 

Velcro rug handing system
rug being washedat Renaissance Rug Cleaning

Our Service Area 

Renaissance provides cleaning & repair services to the Portland metro area and beyond 


Lake Oswego






Happy Valley


Vancouver, WA


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