Care Instructions Care Info: You've put a lot of care into choosing your furnishings. And with continued care at home, they should share your address for many years to come. Now for your owner's manual… Baxter Grey 3'x8' Runner Rug pad recommended. Handcrafted and unique, slight variation may occur. May be used over carpeting with appropriate rug pad. Rotate rug frequently for even wear. Shedding may occur first 2-3 months. Frequent vacuuming recommended during this period.