Outdoor rugs can be colourful or neutral, depending on your style preferences, and are very beneficial accessories to bring home. Outdoor rugs instantly warm up any area needing a little colour or texture. And they do it without taking up extra space. From the front door to your backyard patio, consider where your home could benefit from cozy decor. You want your new decking to last years, so extend the wood's life by throwing down a protective rug. Rugs are easy to replace when worn out, whereas new wood or concrete require a large amount of your time and money. If your patio, porch or deck flooring already shows signs of damage, cover up the stains and water spots with your rug. A large outdoor are rug can hide cracks in the concrete and other types of damage easily, preventing you from having to make any repairs to your flooring right now.