Use STOPP anti-slip underlay under the entire rug for increased safety. You will need 2 STOPP anti-slip underlays (26 1/2x78 3/4") for this rug. Trim or fold if necessary. The rug is machine-woven.
Vacuum and rotate the rug regularly. Remove dried spots immediately by scraping carefully towards the middle of the spot. Do not rub wet spots. Absorb moisture with paper towels, and clean with a damp cloth and mild detergent. Professional carpet cleaning when needed.