Which rug pad is best for my rug? RugPadUSA Support March 13, 2017 13:45 Updated Follow Each rug pad has varying benefits depending on your rug type. Large rugs and carpeting may only require a cushioned rug pad whereas smaller area and runner rugs may need a non-slip pad to keep your rug from sliding out of place. Related articles Are your rug pads safe for my floors? Can Cheap Rug Pads Ruin Expensive Floors? Comments 0 comments Please sign in to leave a comment.