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3 Questions You Need to Answer Before Your Pick Commercial Grade Carpet Tiles for Your Business


Commercial grade carpet tiles are an exciting flooring solution, because they can be installed directly on top of almost any preexisting flooring—instantly transforming the look and feel of your workspace. Tiles are faster to install than standard carpet, and easier to clean and maintain than tile or wood. As a commercial product, they are also stain resistant, fade resistant, and made from durable fibers designed to keep up with your high footstep areas. Since installed as...

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3 Simple and Effective Flooring Ideas for Trade Show Booths You Need to See


As you consider how to design and decorate your pop-up shop or off-site displays, flooring must not be forgotten. Adding a temporary floor helps to frame and distinguish your space, and can even be used to help control the flow of traffic in larger display spaces. You have an endless option of trade show booth flooring ideas, 3 of which are detailed below. Inlaid Area Rugs Source Floor offers a large selection of inlaid area rugs that are...

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Posted November 22, 2017 in Trade Show Booth Flooring|0 Comments

What Architects Say is the Best Flooring for Elevators


Your elevator may not be the first thing that comes to mind when you think of what type of flooring to place in a new building or upcoming remodel—but it must not be forgotten. Even if you rent your building, there are plenty of ways you can upgrade your elevator comfort, safety, and design—with temporary flooring solutions. Below we detail some of your best options, as well as what architects suggest as the best flooring for...

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Posted November 15, 2017 in Elevator Flooring|0 Comments

4 Reasons Why Your Company Should Get Industrial Door Mats with an Inlaid Logo


As a business owner or facilities manager, you understand how the smallest of details can be the difference between quality and disappointment. As you explore your options in industrial door mats with your logo added on, you must do more than select a commercial brand—but decide between inlaid or printed. Below are the 4 reasons why your company should choose inlaid mats. So That Your Design Lasts As Long As Your Matting You can order any Source Floor...

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Posted November 8, 2017 in Logo mats, Industrial Door Mats|0 Comments

Do You Know the Difference Between Inlaid and Printed Logos on Commercial Door Mats?


One of the many decisions you must make when investing in commercial door mats with your logo added on, is whether or not you should purchase inlaid or printed mats. All of the logo mats at Source Floor are inlaid, which is the more durable choice. Here’s what you need to know. What Are Printed Floor Mats? Printed floor mats refer to any type of commercial or industrial mat in which a logo or design is printed on...

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What’s the Best Size for A Company Logo on A Custom Made Commercial Rug?


Commercial rugs are a beautiful addition to your lobby and entrance ways. They can even be placed strategically throughout your building. While your primary goals are to provide a bit of traction and to minimize dirt, water, and debris—rugs also present a valuable branding opportunity. You can order your mats in a variety of custom rug sizes to ensure they properly accent the desired area. Once you determine the size of your mat, you must consider...

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Posted October 25, 2017 in Custom Door Mats, Logo mats|0 Comments

The List of Most Popular Heavy-Duty Entrance Mat System and Guidelines to Help You Pick the Best One for Your Needs


If your business or lobby has a high volume of foot traffic or you if you live in a climate that is wet and icy—then you are in need of some heavy-duty entrance mats. There are many mats to choose from, but here is our top pick for a variety of indoor and outdoor needs. Duromat Indoor/Outdoor Scraper Mats These scraper mats are made from 100% PVC vinyl, which is coiled together in a spaghetti noodle-like construction. This...

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Posted October 18, 2017 in Entrance Mats, Heavy Duty Mats|0 Comments

How to Pick the Best Industrial Type Anti Fatigue Mats?


As you look for more ways to improve your employee experience, boost productivity, and reduce slips and falls—you may begin to explore your options in industrial anti fatigue mats. These cushioned mats can be used for a variety of applications, but you must know which mat is best suited for your needs. Rubber Is Your Most Durable Option We offer a wide-range of ergonomic mats for indoor use. Many of our light and medium duty mats are made...

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Posted October 11, 2017 in Anti Fatigue Mats|1 Comment

What Custom Rugs Say About Your Business?


Almost every brick and mortar business has custom rugs for their lobby, and also strategically placed throughout. You might not think much about what this common essential says about your business, but it is a little thing that speaks volumes. With the ability to have rugs made in just about any size, in a variety of shapes, an endless option of colors, and customized to your liking—your rugs are more than just rugs. Here’s what your...

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Posted October 4, 2017 in Custom Rugs|0 Comments

How Long Do Commercial Anti Fatigue Rubber Mats Usually Last?


Ergonomics aren’t just for traditional office environments, which is why many factories, warehouses, restaurants, retailers, and businesses with employees who stand for long hours invest in anti fatigue rubber mats. These mats improve the employee experience by minimizing the physical pain and strain of standing all day long. Many factors contribute to the lifecycle of your commercial mats, a few of which are detailed below. Frequency Of Use If you operate a fairly traditional office where you provide...

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Posted September 20, 2017 in Anti Fatigue Mats, Rubber Mats|0 Comments

Will Commercial Heavy Duty Entrance Mats Prevent Water from Passing?


One of your many concerns as a business owner or maintenance manager, is keeping your lobby and entrance ways clean and dry. The goal is to keep your building looking pristine, and minimize the risk of slipping and falling. Even with the most diligent and dedicated maintenance and cleaning crew, it can be almost impossible to keep up with the water tracked in on your patron and employee’s shoes. This might have you considering investing in...

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Posted August 30, 2017 in Entrance Mats|0 Comments

Is It Worth Getting Personalized Door Mats for Your Business?


You know you need to add floor mats with strategic placing throughout your building or business. Quality rugs and mats are an investment that you are happy to make to improve safety and comfort, protect flooring, and even to increase your employee productivity. But is it worth getting personalized door mats for your business? Think Beyond The Obvious Placement Entryways, lobbies, and employee work stations are some of the most common places to add floor mats. However, when...

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Posted August 23, 2017 in Entrance Mats, Carpets, Custom Door Mats|0 Comments