Area Rug Size Guidelines

The rug you place on a particular area can make a difference in the overall appearance of your room. For your benefit, our design experts at KUZU RUG in Palm Desert, CA have compiled a size guide using their years of experience and keen eye for detail.

To determine the right shape and size of the rug to use, pay attention to the types of furniture in the room. You can create a balanced look for your interior by referring to the size recommendations below.

Living Areas Based on Standard-Size Furniture

  • Armchair – 35” W x 35” D

  • Coffee Table – 30” W x 48” L

  • Loveseat – 35” D x 60” W

  • Rectangular End Table – 24” W x 28” L

  • Square End Table – 24” W x 24” L

  • Three-Seat Sofa – 35” D x 84” W


Dining Rooms Based on Standard-Size Furniture

  • Armchair – 18” D x 22” W

  • Dining Table With One Leaf – 36” W x 72” L

  • Round Dining Table for Four People – 36" Diameter to 44" Diameter

  • Side Chair – 18” D x 18” W


Bedrooms Based on Standard-Size Furniture

  • California King-Size Bed – 72” W x 82” L

  • Chest of Drawers – 30” W x 18” D

  • Double Bed – 54” W x 80” L

  • Eastern King-Size Bed – 78” W x 80” L

  • Nightstand – 18” W x 18” D

  • Queen-Size Bed – 60” W x 80” L

  • Twin-Size Bed – 39” W x 80” L