Sisal is becoming increasingly popular among South County residents. People like the look of sisal, for what they call a natural beachy feel.Rawlings has sold many sisal rugs for customers with beach houses, from Narragansett to Charlestown. Here are some interesting facts about sisal. Sisal rugs are superb in terms of beauty, durability, and affordability. They are gaining prominence for being beautiful as well as eco-friendly. The fibers of sisal rug are derived from the Sisal Cactus. This plant is commercialy grown in Brazil and some parts of Africa. Sisal is the toughest of all natural fibers and works great in high traffic areas. It also actually absorbs the humidity on a hot summer day, which helps cool a room. Sisal possesses natural anti-ststic properties, and does not trap dust, which makes it a good choice for people with allergies. Come to Rawlings to check out our section of Sisal Naturals by Stanton.