Choosing a design
Browse designs and categories from the Designs tab on the left panel. Select any design from the list of thumbs.
You can use the Zoom slider at the bottom to look into the design in photorealistic detail or the design as a whole. If you're using a phone or a tablet, you can zoom by pinching in or out.
Visualizing a design in illustrations
From the left panel, select the Visualizations tab to choose from different illustrations for the selected design. Adjust position of the rug by clicking and dragging it around the floor or rotate it by dragging the edge of the circle inside. Double click on the illustration to collapse the side panels, and Double click again to open them up. (Tip : Press 'F' to toggle Fullscreen)
Visualizing a rug in your own room
Select My Room from the Visualizations tab, you might have to scroll down to find it near the bottom.
After My Room loads, you can click the Camera button on the right side to Take a photo or Upload an image.
Viewing variations for a design
If a design has shape and color variations, the right panel will show a Design Variations section. Click on the thumb of any variation to view it. (You might need to zoom out to see a shape variation properly.)
Example of a design with shape variations :
Example of a design with color variations :
In Color Customization section in right panel, there is an Auto Recolor button to view the design in a new spontaneous color combination. You can also undo the change and reset the design to its original state.
Customizing individual colors
Click on one of the color swatches or any color in the design to change that color. On the Color Assistant, you can choose from any available color or from Similar colors for a slight change. You can also load a different color palette using the dropdown with the palette name.
Changing material and pileheight
Click on the current listed material you'd like to change for any color area. Then select any material you'd like to change into. You can also change the pile height in a similar way.
Adding a design to your Favorites
Click on the heart on the top of the right panel, give it a name and Save it for easy access later. You can customize the design and add another variation of it to Favorites if you'd like to. You can access all your favorites from the Favorites tab on the left panel.
Sharing a rug design
Click on the share button on the top of the right panel. A RUGShare window will open up, and you can share the design socially or via private message. A detailed tutorial can be found here.
Requesting a quote for a rug
Click on the Order Sheet button at the bottom of the right panel to specify the custom size, quality, customer details, and other information. Then proceed to Request Quote or Save Ordersheet to send for order confirmation.
You can view a live demo of exploRUG in this link: https://ruglife.explorug.com/.
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