What size rug do you put under a king size bed? In general, a rug should extend 18-24 inches beyond the sides of your bed. This design guideline is what we use to determine the ideal size for a rug that will be placed under a king size bed. A standard size king bed is 76 inches wide, so this means that your rug should be 112-124 inches wide, or about 10 feet wide.
Will an 8×10 rug fit under a king size bed? The best rug size to place under a king bed is 9×12. You can use an 8×10 foot rug if you would only like the rug under the lower portion of your bed. If you would like your entire bed and nightstands on the rug, then a 9×12 foot rug is the smallest recommended size.
Can you put a 5×7 rug under King bed? A general rule of thumb suggests that an area rug should always extend at least 18 inches to 24- inches from the sides and from the foot of a queen-size and a king-size bed.
Will a 5×7 rug fit under a queen bed? Although not optimal, an area rug that is 5 feet wide by 7 feet long is the smallest rug you could place under a queen bed alone. This could be a viable option when arranging a small bedroom, especially if you decide to remove one (or both) of your nightstands.